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Department of Economics

“ Economics is a method rather than a doctrine, an apparatus of the mind, a technique of thinking which helps its processor to draw correct conclusions ” … John Maynard Keynes

Note : Online Lectures / Study Material are available in Online Lectures Section

Highlights of the Department

The Department of Economics is a major and premiere department of Women’s College (one of the most largest and prestigious College not only in L.N.Mithila University, Darbhanga, but also in Bihar). It has a glorious past, grand present and hopefully and enchanting future since the 1956, the year of establishment of Women’s College, Samastipur.
The Economics Department of Women’s College, Samastipur takes pride in being among the best Departments for the study of Economics at the undergraduate level. It comprises a young and dynamic faculty member. The teaching methodology combines standard methods of University education – lectures and tutorials - with written assignments, project work, field trips, and student presentations both in class and in seminars. Students are also encouraged to participate in the corporate and research life of institutions outside college through internships.
The department has an active and vibrant Economics Society, of which all students admitted to the honours course are members. Society organizes a variety of events to promote students' interest in the subject. All activities of the Department are aimed at encouraging the students to explore beyond the frontiers of the prescribed syllabus, evaluate economic issues using the skills and tools acquired both inside and outside the classroom, and interact with experts from diverse areas of specialization. Apart from the regular activities, other seminars, talks and workshops are also held spread over the year. The alumni of the Department are being placed in higher positions in Administration, teaching and research fields.

Name of Programmes / Courses Offered : Under Graduate B.A Hons.

The following papers are offered across the three years of graduation under the new Course:

  1. Micro Economics
  2. Indian Economy since Independence
  3. Macro Economics
  4. International Economics
  5. Theory of Development
  6. Political Economy
  7. Statistical Methods of Economics
  8. Business Organisation
  9. Mathematical Methods for Economics
  10. Agriculture Economics

Online Lectures / Study Material

Topic: Free Trade and It's benefits and drawbacks

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Topic: Price Determination under Perfect Competition By Dr. Vijay Kumar Gupta

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Topic: आँकड़ो का संकलन, संगठन एवं प्रस्तुतीकरण ।

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Smart Class Economics Conducted by Dr. Vijay Kumar Gupta

Smart Class Economics Conducted by Dr. Vijay Kumar Gupta


Basic Information

Dr. Vijay Kumar Gupta
Ph.D, Assistant Professor & HEAD
Department of Economics


Basic Information

Dr. Rinki Kumari
Ph.D, Guest Faculty
Department of Economics


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Women's College Samastipur
Near Town Thana, P.O - Samastipur
Samastipur - 848101, Bihar

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