Department of Economics

1) About:-

                 The Department of Economics has been a major section of Arts faculty in the Vishwasrao Naik Arts, Commerce & Baba Naik Science Mahavidyalaya, Shirala. The Department of Economics was established in 1970. Right from the beginning senior and reputed teachers are associated with the department.


Department has good strength of students in the college. The Department organizes Industrial visits, Workshops, Guest lectures, Seminars, Trade-fair, Quiz Competition, Exhibition and various competitions for all round development of the students Economics Rangoli Competition was first started by this department in Vishwasrao Naik Arts, Commerce & Baba Naik Science Mahavidyalaya, Shirala. B.A- Economics is a three year degree programme which blends economic theory with its empirical application in a balanced way to enhance understanding of economic policies at the national and international level. The programme focuses on Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Public finance, Co- Operation and International Trade, Banking and Finance.

Best Practices:-
  • 1. Arthsanvad wall-paper
  •  2. Visits to banks and co-operative societies   
  • 3. News Clipping
  • 4. Planning Forum 

Innovative Practices:-
  • 1. Preparation of models
  • 2. Trade fair 

  • 1. Sangli District Co-operative Bank Ltd, Sangli.
  • 2. Fattesing Naik Aapa  Sahakari Dhudhasangh Shirala.

LINKAGES:- 1. M. V. P. Mahavidyalaya, Islampur

VISION : - Promoting and motivating the students to the research oriented education & make them to develop their career in the field of economics.

MISSION : - Creating socio-economic awareness among the students.

1. To make the students aware use the innovative modern technologies is Economics
2. To make the students able to face the emerging challenges in modern Economy
3. To imbibe the new trends of rural economy in the Society

The Department runs following courses :-
1. Skill course –Agricultural Product Marketing 2. Short term course – Human Resource Development
The Department runs following Activities Extension Activities:- 1. Socio- Economic Survey of Shirala Taluka  2. Aam Adami Bima Yojana.