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Gangadhar Meher University

Sambalpur, Odisha


Welcome to School of Economics

Head : Dr. Uma Charan Pati
Designation : Assistant Professor & HOD
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., MBA (Finance), DCA, CoP in French
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School of Economics has been an integral part of the GM University since its inception as a college. However PG course was introduced in the session 1966-67. From the very beginning the department is contributing to the society and the nation through its teaching and research activities. The Department has introduced M.Phil and Ph.D. courses since the academic session 2018-19. The Department has adopted the UGC prescribed CBCS syllabus in toto since the academic session 2015-16. The sanctioned strength of students is 80 for each year at UG Honours level and 48 for each year at PG level. Further in MPhil courses the sanctioned strength of students is 08 and at Post Doctoral level it is 02 (two). On an average students have been maintaining consistently high academic performance. The department has illustrious alumni to its credit who have been involved with the administration of the country at national level. The School has organized a national seminar in March 2016 and an international seminar in February 2017. The School hosts 06 full-time faculty members, 01 Ph.D. student and 08 M.Phil. students. Their research focuses on topics in the areas of Microeconomics, Economic Theory, Agricultural Economics, Political Economy, State Finance, Tribal Development, Behavioural Economics and Financial Economics.


    Year of Establishment :- UG: 1944 , PG: 1966-67


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