Department of

ECONOMICS

About

The Department of Economics at the Delhi NCR campus is functioning under the School of Social Sciences in CHRIST (Deemed to be University). Established in the year 2019 with the commencement of the new Campus at Delhi NCR, the department has representation of faculty from all cultures and regions in India and with qualifications from the top institutions in the country and abroad. Together with rich experience in teaching, research and consultancy, they specialises in Monetary and Financial Economics, Environmental Economics, Behavioural Economics, Industrial Economics, Informal Economy and so on, involving in advanced research.

Department

Overview

The Department stands out for the high profiles of its faculty in terms of the pedagogic innovativeness and research accomplishment. The current team of well-experienced faculty in the department contribute to research in broad and diverse areas. Publications of faculty focus on issues of current significance. The high standard of the publications earns them places in the popular Scopus indexed and Web of Science journals across the globe. The department offers MSc Economics and Analytics programme which excels in its theoretical orientation and analytical skill formation. Innovative teaching strategies bring exceptional learning experience for the students. Challenging academic engagements contribute to the holistic development of the young minds. Advanced training in quantitative tools and statistical applications make the postgraduates competent to qualify for the doctoral programmes of the best institutions of the world and attain career positions with prominent global corporations. Along with core courses such as Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Developmental Economics, International Economics, Behavioural Economics, Financial Economics, Environmental Economics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, a wide range of specialized courses including Labour Economics, Public Economics, Health Economics, and Operations Research are well integrated into the curriculum. The emphasis on experiential learning has made Dissertation, Internship, and training on data analysis an integral part of the curriculum. Through its well-known academic programmes, the Department, with its enviable legacy of illustrious teachers and alumni, has carved a niche for itself as a center of learning where Economics is taught with a difference. It is a matter of great satisfaction that students and faculty act in unanimity to make the teaching-learning process a highly decisive job. Currently, the Department, under the leadership of Dr. Surekha C, the HoD, and Dr.Shivani Chaudhry the Academic Coordinator, along with ten accomplished faculty members offers a wide array of academic programmes at Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral levels.

Message

from the Head

Warm greetings and a hearty welcome to the Department of Economics at CHRIST (Deemed to be University)

The Department of Economics offers MSc Economics and Analytics programme at post graduate level along with guidance for PhD. The MSc programme is designed to match the global standards in terms of theoretical content and analytical orientation. The Department has a tremendous record of the past students joining Universities such as LSE, Oxford, Cambridge, Warwick, UCL, SOAS, Sciences Po, NUS, Erasmus, Amsterdam and so on for higher studies. The students have also been placed with some of the top-notch corporates.

The students receive thorough training in research through a guided research thesis that they complete during the programme. Numerous academic activities and events including workshops and seminars provide extensive learning experience to the students. The research output of the faculty is quite current and change making. The Department has tie-up with national organisations for long term consultancy. Joint publications between senior students and faculty is an exceptional achievement of the Department. The department regularly organises guest lectures and conducts workshops and for researchers and faculty in other universities.

Dr.Shivani Chaudhry

 

Testimonials

PRATHAM NIJHAWAN

MSc. ECONOMICS & ANALYTICS

Celebrating my experience at Christ University, Delhi NCR Campus, fills me with immense pride and gratitude. From the moment I arrived on campus, I felt embraced and motivated by the dedicated faculty and ambitious peers. The MSc. Economics and Analytics program offers comprehensive insights into economics while equipping us with essential analytical skills, including proficiency in tools like R,

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SHREYA SAHA

MSc. ECONOMICS & ANALYTICS

I thoroughly enjoyed my journey as a MSc Economics and Analytics student! It was an incredibly enriching experience that not only expanded my knowledge but also honed my analytical skills. The rigorous curriculum, along with research supervision, internship experiences, fun extracurriculars and best of all, engaging instructors, made learning both challenging and immensely satisfying.

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DAKSH ALFRED

MSc. ECONOMICS & ANALYTICS

I wholeheartedly recommend CHRIST to any prospective student seeking a transformative educational experience. My life at this institute is marked by a holistic educational environment, supportive faculties, and a vibrant campus community. The diverse range of extracurricular opportunities allow me to explore my passions and develop invaluable skills. The academic life here along with seminars addressed by

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KRITI SHARMA

MSc. ECONOMICS & ANALYTICS

This transformative course, equivalent to a double major in economics and analytics, seamlessly integrates real-world economics with essential tools for thriving in today's dynamic landscape. From dissecting market trends to predicting economic indicators and writing research papers, every aspect is meticulously designed to bridge theory with practical experience.

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DISHA DAS

BSc. ECONOMICS

Having been a student of BSc Economics Hons at Christ University, Delhi NCR, for the last three years, I have been a part of various clubs throughout my undergrad. These experiences have been instrumental in shaping me into the responsible individual I am today. The course structure has been designed in a way that it equips us with

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VIDHYOSHA JAIN

BSc. ECONOMICS

My undergraduate study has proven to be deeply fulfilling in ways I hadn’t even anticipated. The course is as intellectually stimulating as it is rewarding, not only because of its sheer rigour but also its versatility across cognate domains and an industry-focus, which allows us to embrace essential technical prowess. Scholastic excellence and genuine holistic development form the

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Faculty

Members

Name
Specialization
Department

Dr AMIT KUMAR

MA, MPhil, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr ANEESH K A

MA, MPhil, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr DEEPA PALATHINGAL

MA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr DEEPABALI BHATTACHARJEE

MA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr FARAZ AHMAD

MA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr JITENDER BHANDARI

BEd, MA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

LAKSHAY SHARMA

MA ECONOMICS (NCR) View

PARUL OBEROI

MA ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr REETA TOMAR

MA, Mphil, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr SALINEETA CHAUDHURI

MA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Dr SHIVANI CHAUDHRY

MBA, PhD ECONOMICS (NCR) View

Vision

Achieving excellence, broadening horizons, building competencies and developing a sustainable education model through critical thinking, ethical groundedness, and commitment to society.

Mission

Preparing students to understand and resolve the multitude of challenges in the economy through relevant research-based education. We aim to educate our students to become successful professionals and socially responsible citizens who contribute positively to the socio-economic well-being of the world.

 

 

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CHRIST

(Deemed to be University)

Mariam Nagar, Meerut Road, Delhi NCR
Ghaziabad - 201003
Telephone :01206666100

Tel: 1800-123-3212

Email: mail.ncr@christuniversity.in

Web: http://www.ncr.christuniversity.in

Vision

EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE

Mission

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a nurturing ground for an individual's holistic development to make effective contribution to the society in a dynamic environment.

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