DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS(PG)

MOUNT CARMEL COLLEGE

The Economics Department is as old as the college itself, way back in 1948. The P.G. Course started in 2005 and is about a decade old. And we are following the Choice-based Credit system from 2014 onwards – wherein, the course-work comprises of Core, Allied, Elective and Soft-skill based Courses.

Mission:

  • To be a Centre of Excellence by training students in economic applications.
  • To keep up with changes and improve course sequencing.
  • To promote vibrant economic and social science research
  • To update knowledge and skills in information/communication technology for more effective teaching, learning, and research.
  • Enhance collaborations & Industry-Interface
  • Involvement of students by providing opportunities for the development of leadership skills through activities / programmes

Vision:

TOWARDS

  • Excellence
  • Employing interdisciplinary approaches
  • Research and Corporate interactions

TO GENERATE AND ENHANCE

  • Knowledge / information
  • Appropriate skills
  • Value-based Quality education
  • Sensitize and empower: socio-economic issues – facilitate tomorrow’s effective policy/decision makers

PG COURSE CBCS FORMAT FOR M.A. ECONOMICS BATCH 2018

(B)Course Matrix for PG Programme:

NATURE

OF

COURSE

 

SEMESTER I

 

SEMESTER II

 

SEMESTER III

ELECTIVE COURSE

 

SEMESTER IV

 

 

 

 

 

CORE COURSE

Microeconomics-I Microeconomics-II International Trade & Economics Operation Research for Economics
Macroeconomics – I Macroeconomics – II Business Economics / Financial Economics Predictive Analysis
Public Economics Research Methods for Economics Accounting for Business Economics / Advanced Econometrics Economics of Industry & Labour / Financial Mathematics & Game Theory
Economics of Development Economics of Growth Economics of Innovation/ Financial Management & Accounting Labour Economics / Risk Management & Insurance
 

ALLIED COURSE

Mathematics for Economics Basic Econometrics
Statistics for Economics Current Policies and Challenges of Indian Economy
SOFT COURSE Data Analytics/Application of software in Economics
MDC Fundamentals of Economics
CDP Internship Dissertation & Viva-voce

Visiting Faculty : Dr. PrasannaRashmi`-Industry Expert- Data Scientist, STATLABS

Department Activities:

  • Workshop on Awareness on Voter Registration: The event was conducted in association with Namma Bengaluru Foundation on 27th November.

Guest Lectures:2017-18

  • 30th August: Ms. TvaraMisra, IT Commissioner delivered lecture on Direct Tax and its effects on Economy
  • 21st November: Mr. Raghu Raj from Smart Neta, Eco Spatial Research Technologies
  • 22nd November: Prof. IndradeepGhosh, Faculty Dean, Associate Professor of Meghnad Desai Academy of Economics, Mumbai. He addressed the students on functioning of Financial Market.
  • 5th January: Guest Lecture on ‘Effects of Finance on Economy’ by Prof.SheriMarkose, University of Essex, United Kingdom

One day Seminar on Vision 2025: Karnataka, Unraveling the Challenges and Prospects:

  • Dept of Economics is conducting Vision 2025: Karnataka in association with Dialogue on 24th January 2018.
  • Chief Guest: Smt. Renuka Chidambaram, IAS Officer, (Principal Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises, Government of Karnataka.
  • 11th& 12th February 2017: International Conference TEJ- “Asia’s Tourism Potential – Path To Economic Development”
  • 28th Feb 2017 : Bengaluru Next- Revive Redesign and Restore- A workshop in association with Namma Bengaluru Foundation
  • 2nd August 2016 – US Elections Craig Dicker Minister Counselor, Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy, New Delhi .
  • Department of Economics conducted ‘Workshop on Goods and Services Tax’on 18th July, 2016. Students and Faculties of MCC and other colleges took part in this workshop.
  • September 2016& 2017 : Aalankrita- Marketing Exhibition for NGOs conducted by final year Economics students

OTHER HIGHLIGHTS IN TERMS OF HANDS ON TRAINING:

  • Certificate courses in Data Ananlytics: Using MS- EXCEL
  • Predictive Analysis –SPSS &R-TOOL
  • Exposure to SQL
  • Introduction to Machine Learning,Hadoop,Python

Department Library – No. of books

  • Department Library UG – 115 Books
  • Specimen Copies – 10 books
  • Books from Minor Projects – 25 books
  • Projects of 6 Batches – 82
Department of Economics has been recognized as RESEARCH CENTRE by the Bangalore University – 2015

Contact Email-id: eco@mccblr.edu.in

Cul Week - Coffee Painting

Cul Week - Poster Making

Cul Week - Solo Dance IDA

Cul Week - DJ

Cul Week - Western Acoustics

Cul Week - Hype your Groove SDA

Cul Week - Jam

150th Birth Anniversary
Celebration of Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhiji on Canvas

Street Play

Gandhiji on Canvas

NAAC Peer Team

Fresher's Day - DJ

Fresher's Day - Maskarada

Fresher's Day - Minute to win it

Fresher's Day - Masks Up-Artha

Fresher's Day - Minute to win it

Fresher's Day - Chasse D'or

Fresher's Day - Big Pop Quiz

Fresher's Day - Zootangle

Investiture 2019

Student Union
2019-2020

Kannada Sangha

Indian Dance Association

International Yoga Day 2019

Chief Guest - Ms. Gayathri Vasudevan

Indian Dance Association

Street Dance Association

Western Dance Association

Inauguration of Mother Teresa of St.Rose of Lima Block

Pariksha Ke Charcha 2.0

Republic Day Celebrations

Republic Day Celebrations

Republic Day Celebrations

National Unity Day

'Swachhata Hi Seva'

150th Birth Anniversary
Celebration of Mahatma Gandhi

Carmelites participate
in the PLOG RUN

The Official Launch
of Mobile App

Sadbhavana Pledge

72nd Independence Day

72nd Independence Day

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