Department of Economics

Department of Economics

Head: Prof. Lianzela

Phone: 0389-2315811 ®; 0389-2330708 (0); 9436198845 (mobile

The department was started in 1979 under North Eastern Hill University, Mizoram Campus, with student intake capacity of 20 only. It was one of the first three departments established under NEHU, Mizoram Campus. The Department is a part of the School of Economics, Management & Information Sciences (SEMIS). The programme offer includes M.A., M.Phil and Ph.D. The student intake capacity at master dgree level is presently 50.The Department follows Semester and Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) and Continuous Assessment Grading Pattern (CAGP) at Post-Graduate level; the courses are categorized into Core, Soft and Open Electives. Open Elective courses are opened to all university students. The student needs to secure 80 credits to complete master degree in Economics. Core Courses carry 56 credits, Soft courses 16 credits and Open Elective courses 8 credits. M.Phil courses consisted of one semester course works and another one semester for dissertation which is extensible by one semester. Ph.D could be completed within 2-5 years of registration and could be extended by two more years in special cases. Ph.D scholars need to undergo one semester course work before registration. Faculty strength consisted of 2 Proefessors, 3 Associate Professors and 3 Assistant Professors. The department has one LDC and one Peon as supporting staff. 

 

 

 

Economics