Department of Applied Economics

About the Department
The study of economics is a social science that has ties to a wide variety of fields, such as political science, geography, mathematics, sociology, psychology, engineering, law, medicine, and business. Therefore, it is vital to society's formation and maintenance. In several ways, ‘Economics’ can be defined- as the study of scarcity, how people use resources and respond to incentives or the study of decision-making. The Department of Applied Economics is intended to offer a variety of academic courses at different levels. With the objective of enhancing the thought process in the area of Economics, the department is committed to developing innovative ideas through the teaching-learning process & research activities.

To achieve a cutting-edge state in the domain of Economics by designing some applications-based, diverse, cooperative, inspiring, and encouraging environment that will create professionals with social and ethical consciousness along with the proficiency to face the new challenges in the field of Economics.
  • To cultivate value judgment and social responsibilities in students for addressing societal requirements.
  • To prepare students for attaining the frontier of scientific research focusing on Economics and multidisciplinary aspects using modern technology.
  • To establish a collaboration with internationally acclaimed academic institutions in the pursuit of excellence and path-breaking thinking in research, teaching, and learning.
  • The goal is to develop knowledgeable, dynamic, and promising professionals with an ethical conscience who are capable of performing as individuals and groups in cultural diversity.
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Faculty and Staff
Name Department Designation
Rohan Kanti Khan (HoD) Department of Applied Economics Assistant Professor (C)
Sangita Choudhury Department of Applied Economics Assistant Professor (C)



Department of Applied Economics
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
NH-12, Haringhata, Nadia, West Bengal, Pin - 741249

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