Department Of Economics

The department of Economics started its journey with an Honours degree course in the year 1983-1984 with four dedicated teaching faculty members, although the introduction of Pass Course in the subject may be traced back to 1953-1954. Since then the department has been running with all its achievements in the academic field. At present the department nurtures about 69 Honours students and hosts three teaching faculty members who are involved in various academic activities including research. Right from its inception the department has been producing meritorious students who have claimed high scores at the UG level under the University  of  Burdwan,  reaching  across  different  parts  of  the  nation,  with  the course of time, pursuing with their career. As of today, the department continues with its earlier heritage, laying down a list of toppers under the Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University at the UG level.

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Dr. Santanu Chattopadhyay

I have the proud privilege to share my views on Jagannath Kishore College, with whom I have been associated for the last twenty-five years initially as a faculty of Physics, and then as the Principal for the last seven years or so. Founded in 1948, and serving as a premiere institution for higher education in Purulia for over seven decades, this college has followed the motto ‘Shraddhavan Lavate Jnanam’( a faithful person achieves knowledge) to its optimum. In Swami Vivekananda’s words ‘Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man’ –.....

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