Allahabad University, Allahabad

See this page in HINDI >>

Department of Economics

Department of Economics
 

Department of Economics

The Department of Economics of the University of Allahabad was founded in 1912 under the able leadership of Prof. H.S. Jevons and Prof. C.d. Thompson. It is the oldest University Department of Economics in the country. In the last several decades, the Department had the fortune of having on its faculty, or in its association, stalwarts such as Prof. S.K. Rudra, Mr. B.P. Adarkar, Prof. J.K. Mehta, Mr. Vinod Dubey, Prof. P.C. Jain, Prof. Mahesh Chand, Prof. P.D. Hajela, Prof. S.L. Parmar, Prof. Gautam Mathur , Prof. D.s. Khushwaha and Prof. V.K. Anand. Among the leading economists who have been associated with the Department and the Faculty of Commerce, four (Prof. M.V. Mathur, Prof. J.K. Mehta, Prof. P.D. Hajela and Prof. Gautam Mathur) have also served as Presidents of the Indian Economic Association.

The Department began publishing a journal, the Indian Journal of Economics, as early as 1916, which remains the oldest surviving economics Journal in the country. The IJE remained the official Journal of Indian Economic Association for several decades,. Till this function was handed over to the Indian Economics journal. The Journal, which is managed jointly with the Department of Commerce, has an extensive national and international circulation.

The Department at present has 24 Faculty positions, of which two are Professorship, and seven Readerships. During the last 25 years, only one post of Professor under the planning and Development Unit created by the Planning Commission, Govt. of India has been added.

Department of Economics
Allahabad University, Allahabad
Uttar Pradesh
India

 

Stay connected with us on

Follow Allahabad University, Allahabad

Subscribe to get alerts regularly in your inbox. You can cancel your subscriptions any time.

I want this institute to counsel me
Interested in studying at .
Fill the details for institute to counsel you.
 
Name:

Please provide name
Email:

Please provide Email
Mobile:

Please provide Mobile number
City:

Please provide City
Course:

Please Select course