M.A. (60 seats)

Duration

2 Years (4 Semesters)

Eligibility

Bachelor’s Degree with at least 45% marks in the subject of Post Graduate Course, or 50 % in aggregate.
OR
B.A. with Honors in the subject of the Post Graduate Course or B.Sc. Hons. School Course
OR
Master’s Degree examination in any other subject.

Career Options

Industry, Teaching, Research, Civil Services, Banking.

THRUST AREA

Micro-Economics, Macro-Economics, Econometrics, Public Finance, Economics of Agriculture, Quantitative Methods and Statistical Techniques, Economics of Growth, Development and Planning, Economics of Population, Contemporary Issues in Indian Economy.

Faculty Members

Economics
1 Mr. Jaswinder Singh (H.O.D.) M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed., Diploma in Comp. Applications jaswindersingh77727@gmail.com 94171-77727
2 Ms. Kanchan M.A.(Eco. & Pol. Sci.), M.Phil., UGC NET, B.Ed., CTET ankhikanchan1@gmail.com 94634-39759
3 Ms. Ruby M.A., UGC NET gandhiruby@gmail.com
4 Ms. Rajinder Kaur M.A. rkaur131994@gmail.com 8427927841
5 Gaurav Kumar M.A., U.G.C. NET gauravbhardwaj366@gmail.com
6 Ms. Harpreet Kaur M.A. harpreetkaur11071994@gmail.com

Department Activities

 An extension lecture was organized by the PG Department of Economics in SGGS Khalsa College,Mahilpur on “Viability of Farm Sector Reforms in India : From the Lens of Prolonged Rural Distress in Punjab ’’dated 11 May 2022.Dr. Jaskaran Singh,Assistant Professor, Ramgharia College,Phagwara delivered an interesting, meaningful and thought provoking lecture on the topic. During his speech, he discussed the problems, challenges faced by Indian agriculture by giving more stress on rural sectors of Punjab. He also discussed the viability of ongoing farm  sector reforms in India in the context of Punjab agriculture.

Students of M.A. Economics went on One Day Educational Tour to Virasat-e-Khalsa,Jalandhar on 27th March 2019

Students of PG Department of Economics on 5 April 2019 welcomed for the new batch.