Department Details


OVERVIEW

Vision and Mission
To build up a group of students committed to the common pursuit of moral, intellectual and academic excellence
To facilitate the personal growth of the students and to make them better citizens for the growth     of our economy
To train girls in creative thinking, accuracy of expression and leadership skills
To make the students aware of their role in the family and society and to inspire them to work for the upliftment of women and children in our neighborhood
To make them aware of their personalities and to increase their self confidence
To acquaint them with the real problems of society like poverty, inequality, social injustice, etc,,
To radiate the light of God’s Truth, Justice and Love

Courses Offered
UG Degree in Economics
Career-Oriented Add-On Course in Travel &Tourism

FACULTY

Name

Designation

Sr. Sheeba Andrews

Assistant Professor

Ms. K.T Vidya

Assistant Professor

PUBLICATIONS

Name of the Faculty

      Article Title                                   

 In Books
(Title of Book)

In Journals
(Name of Journals)

In News Paper

ISSN/ISSN Status

Sr. Sheeba Andrews

1. Dynamics of cropping pattern shift; Sources and determinants

 

 

 

 

Agricultural Situation in India published by Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India September 2013

Nil 

 

 

 

 

2. Land Reforms and its Impact on Kerala Economy

Proceedings of IInd International Conference on Kerala History Published by National Book Stall November 2015

 

ISBN 978-93-85725-63-0

3. Rubber VilasthiradhaFundu kondu gunamVyavasaayikalku

 

 

 

 

Deepika, Feb 28th, 2016

Nil

4. Drivers of Agricultural Land Conversion in Kerala

Agricultural Situation in India published by Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, October 2016

 

5. Land Use Under Homestead
in Kerala: The Status of
Homestead  Cultivation
from a Village Study

2016, Copyright Reserved, ISEC Working Papers 369,
The Institute for Social and Economic Change,
Bangalore.

ISBN 978-81-7791-225-8

K.T Vidya

1. "Indo-China Trade: from Silk route to the present"

Seminar proceedings of the International Conference on India’s Asian order-Culture, Economy and Security, organised by the Dept. of Civics and Politics, FirozshahMehtha Research Centre in collaboration with  Moulana Abul Kalam centre for Culture, Kolkata held at the University of Bombay  from 14th -16, December 2014

2. "Ensuring sustainability of rivers by integrating RBOs with NGOs"

Seminar Proceedings of the annual three day International Conference organised by the Department of Economics, Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod  from 16-17, February 2015

3. A retrospective study on Voluntary organizations and their possible contribution towards Governance in India”

International journal of management and social science research review (SEPT-2016 issue) (www.ijmsrr.com), ISSN 2349-6746

 

Minor Project

KT Vidya
UGC Minor project titled “Role of NGO’s In Generating Income And Employment-A Study on Calicut District” submitted to UGC on December 2016

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Presentations in National Seminar
Bincy  George and Adra Ashokan (2014) presented a paper in the National Seminar held at Little Flower College, Thrissur on the topic “Kasthurirangan Report-Critical Review”
Jyothimol Joseph and Krishna Sujith presented a paper in the National Seminar on “GST-Issues and Challenges” held at Govt. Law College, Calicut (2016)
Co-curricular

2013-14

1 Athira Baburaj and Gopika Unni won second prize in the National Quiz Competition conducted at Devagiri college
2. Bincy George secured second place in the State level Paper Presentation held at Little Flower College, Guruvayoor

2015-16

1. Minshina (2nd year) secured 2nd price in the UN quiz conducted by All India Radio

2016-17

1.Minshina and Ursula won the  4th position out of 30 teams in the State Level Quiz Competition
Minshina and Ursula won 2nd prize in the Quiz competition conducted by University of Calicut.

Interzone winners-

Students of the Department were a part of the various teams that won prizes in the Interzone festival of Calicut University

2012-13

second place in Oppana

2014-15

Second place in Malayalam
drama

2015-16

  1. Western music- Gayathri J, Elizabeth,

Archita Das secured 1st place
Eastern Music group-Gayathri J and Architha Das secured 3rd place

2016-17

Amala Margarette of II Economics was chosen as the Best Actress

RESULTS
The A grade holders of the department over the years:

  1. Dhanya Mol,Deepthi M.R ,Sribija And Jisna.V  (2012-13)
  2. Sreelakshmi Menon,Priya Francis Jincy P.G (2013-14)
  3. Abhina.V.P (2014-15)
  4. Aswathi Jayaram And Gayathri Jagadish (2015-16)

             ALUMNAE ACHEIVERS
1. Sribija.K- Secured 3rd Position in the State Level Quiz in 2015
2. Vidya.J Mathew-Selected for Research Fellowship in ISEC, Banglore

  1. Bincy George, Sribija K and Abhina V.Pcleared UGC NET

ACTIVITIES OF THE DEPT. (LATEST)

Social Extension and Voluntary Activities-(SEVA)

The Department of Economics has always set an example in serving the needy and the underprivileged. As a part of SEVA, the Department has chosen the inhabitants of an old age Home (HOME OF LOVE) and the students of an elementary school (Chevarambalam L.P School) as the target group.
Every year the students of the Department prepare Onam feast from their home and serve Sadya to the inhabitants of Home of Love. Students also organise cultural programmes and games to entertain them. During Christmas, students collect money and gifts to be utilised for the welfare of the inmates. Students also share the joy of Christmas and New Year by organizing a Christmas Carol and by distributing cakes and sweets. With the money collected by the students through Mite Box, the Department extends financial help to a poor family every year

Chevarambalam L.P School is also a beneficiary of the department as students organize programmes for the tiny tots on a regular basis. Old books, stationeries and classes are also given from time to time.
Alumane Association
Department has a rich Alumne who are keenly interested in its growth and well being. The Alumane of the Department meets every year on August 15th. Many scholarships and prizes have been instituted by the Alumnae of the Department.

Career Guidance

Mr. Thomas Alex, Associate Professor, Dept. of Economics, Govt. College for Women Trivandrum gave a talk on “Current Trends and Job Prospects in Economics”
Consumer Welfare Club

Since its inception in 2011, the Consumer Welfare Club has been aiming to empower and educate the consumer in every student, thereby encouraging them to adopt the motto ofGreen Consumerism. The club has conducted a survey, two intercollegiate events, two workshops, two Exhibitions and several competitions so far. The club also aims to extend its activities to the neighbourhood and also to start a Consumer Grievance Cell in the future for providing legal advice.
The Consumer Welfare Club conducted a Stage a Product competition on 15th March 2017 as a part of World Consumer Day. With the intention of communicating the message ‘Reuse, Reduce and Recycle’, Consumer Welfare Club staged an Exhibition cum Sale of the used Product in the college premises.