About The Department

The Department of Economics and Commerce is an integral part of the School of Business and Economics of Adamas University, catering to the contemporary needs of Economics, Commerce and Business Management graduates in today’s dynamic economic and business environment. The day to day expansion of economic activity in the trade, commerce and business world is responsible for making the study in these areas more relevant and sought after.

The new age Economics & Commerce education is also constantly fine tuning itself in line with the ongoing changes happening in the trade and business world. The department strives to depart knowledge and skills which are conducive with recent developments in the global economy and society, particularly inculcating industry 4.0 skills and critical aspects of the New Education Policy (NEP). This makes the department truly multidisciplinary in nature, incorporating research based learning, benchmarking international standards, provoking outcome based education and preparing socially responsible graduates.

The department offers programs that are well versed with content related to Business Economics, Policy Analysis, Critical Thinking, Quantitative Aptitude, Professional Accounting, Management Accounting, Tax Consulting, Marketing, Investment Advising, Finance and value added courses focusing on lifelong learning. The department has a highly committed team of faculty members with vast national and international exposure to aid the development of students along with state of the art infrastructure.

Our Vision

The vision is to emerge as a world class center of advanced learning in Economics & Commerce through promulgating interdisciplinary and research driven approach. While dissemination of knowledge in the areas related to real life issues of Economics & Commerce and other spheres of life is in the focus, building socially responsible citizens through various community service and capacity building capsules is also interwoven throughout the programs offered.

Our Mission

  • Improve employability of our students through futuristic curriculum and progressive pedagogy through regular interaction with ‘people in practice’.
  • Adopt Interdisciplinary Approach to learning and Outcome Based Education (OBE) in developing the curricula and syllabi to ensure the goal oriented training and also measuring its attainment.
  • Prepare the minds to think in an innovative way and to look at any practical problem in real life pertaining to Business Economics, Policy Analysis, Trade & Commerce and Finance & Accounting with research orientation.
  • Amalgamation of ‘theory with practice’ through collaboration with industry, think tanks, policy research centers, etc. in terms of course design, delivery, and project training.
  • Instill morale, social ethics, and professional behavior to get back to the society as a ‘socially responsible citizen’ and contribute to the greater agenda of ‘nation building’.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Academic Philosophy: Grounds on Outcome Based Learning and Bloom’s Taxonomy.
  • Industry Orientation:Well-connected industry network and focus on industry 4.0 skills.
  • Multidisciplinary Learning:Inculcating the objectives of NEP 2020.
  • Research and Innovation:Learning by doing and amalgamation of research with teaching.
  • Internationalisation: Established link with Academic partners around the world promoting student exchanges to credit transfers and semester abroad.
  • Social Responsibility and Lifelong Learning:Preparing sensitive graduates towards society via value added courses.
  • Information Technology:Academic activities are highly embedded with modern tools and software, from cotemporary Learning Management System (LMS) for academic delivery to sophisticate data analysis packages.

Prof.-(Dr.)-Udayan-Das

Prof. (Dr.) Udayan Das

Head Of The Department

Department of Economics and Commerce at the School of Business & Economics

Prof. (Dr.) Udayan Das is a Professor and Faculty-In-Charge of the Department of Economics and Commerce at the School of Business & Economics of the Adamas University. He is a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Utkal University having his Doctoral research on Behavioural Finance. He is a Fellow Cost and Management Accountant from the Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of India. He also holds Master of Commerce (1st Class 6th) from University of Calcutta and Master of Business Administration (1st Class 9th) from University of Calcutta (IISWBM). He has also been awarded with Diploma in Business Finance from ICFAI and Diploma in Computer Programming from ICEI. He has also cleared UGC-Net in Management.

In terms of professional affiliation, he is a Fellow member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India, a Fellow member of the Insurance Institute of India and a Life member of the Indian Accounting Association.

His areas of interest are Behavioural Finance, Investment Decisions, Security Analysis, Portfolio Management, Strategic Cost Management and General Insurance.

He carries a rich experience of teaching Post-Graduate and Under-Graduate students of Management and Commerce for nearly fourteen years. Before joining the Adamas University, he was working as a Professor at NSHM Knowledge Campus, Kolkata. Prior to that, he had a long association as Professor and Chairman, PG Council with Asian School of Business Management, Bhubaneswar (Now ASBM University).

He also has two decades of rich experience in the areas of Finance, Accounting, Insurance, HR and IT Management in National Insurance Company Ltd.

PROGRAMS

Undergraduate

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed senior secondary examination or 12th from any recognized institute or university.
  • They must have scored at least 60% to be eligible for admission.
  • Adamas University conducts AUAT for B.Sc. (H) Economics admission.
  • Selected candidates will be called to the campus for further admission rounds such as personal interview and group discussion.

Duration (in Year): 3

 

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Eligibility

Minimum 50% aggregate in10th or equivalent examination and minimum 60% aggregate in 10 +2 or equivalent from any recognized board, subject to securing a minimum of 45% marks in each individual subject.

Duration (in Year): 3

 

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed senior secondary examination or 12th from any recognized institute or university with Mathematics as a subject.
  • They must have scored at least 60% to be eligible for admission.
  • Adamas University conducts AUAT for B.Sc. (H) Economics admission.
  • Selected candidates will be called to the campus for further admission rounds such as personal interview and group discussion.

Duration (in Year): 3

 

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Postgraduate

Eligibility

Minimum 50% aggregate in 10th or equivalent examination, Minimum 50% aggregate 10 +2 or equivalent from any recognized board and Minimum 50% aggregate in B.Com (Hons.) with any specialization from any recognized University in India or abroad.

Duration (in Year): 2

 

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Any undergraduate degree in any discipline with Mathematics at 10+2 level from any recognized University in India and abroad.
  • Adamas University conducts AUAT for M.Sc. in Economics admission. 
  • Selected candidates will be called to the campus for further admission rounds such as personal interview and group discussion

Duration (in Year): 2

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