The Department of Economics was established in the year 2005. The Government of Tamil Nadu was very keen to set up this Department in this University to cater to the needs of the students in this backward region.
A candidate who has passed B.A. Economics or Cooperation or B. Com., or B.B.M. or B.B.A. or B.Sc Mathematics or Statistics Degree examinations of Periyar University or any other University recognised by the syndicate as equivalent there to shall be permitted to appear and qualify for M.A Economics.
|M.Phil (Economics)||[as per University Norms]|
(Part time and Full time)
|[as per University Norms]|
The Department Library has 2100 reference documents, and more than 100 research reports. In addition to our students and staff, researchers from outside institutions refer these documents.
The Department is equipped with more than 20 computers with internet connectivity. Both the students and teachers use the computers.
With the funding from the State Government, a Smart Class Room is being established. This will be used for conducting regular classes and for organising seminars and special lectures
The Department of Economics provides six Gold Medals every year for outstanding students of PG Degree in Economics.The following Entrepreneurs have instituted gold medals for meritorious Students in Economics.
This Department has got four Endowments such as
P.G., & M.Phil., Students
The University Research Fellowship holders have been selected based on the State Level Competitive examination.
|2018 - 2019 ONWARDS|
|2014 - 2015 ONWARDS|