Department of Economics

DEPARTMENTAL PROFILE

1. Name of the Department: ECONOMICS

2. Year of establishment:     1958

3. Is the Department part of a School/Faculty of the university?       YES

4. Names of Programmes /Courses offered (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., and Integrated

Masters; Integrated Ph.D.,etc.)    : UG, PG, Ph.D

5.Inter disciplinary courses and departments involved :  NA

6. Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions,  : NA

7. Details of programmes /courses discontinued, if any, with reasons : NA

8. Annual/Semester/Choice Based Credit System : ANNUAL,SEMESTER (CBCS)

9. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments: NA

10. Number of teaching posts sanctioned and filled

 

sanctioned

filled

Professors

02

01

Associate Professors

03

00

Asst. Professors

08

06

 

11. Faculty profile withname, qualification, designation and specialization

(D.Sc./D.Litt./Ph.D./M.Phil.,etc.)

Name

Prof. Sandeep Kumar

Qualification

B.Sc., MA, Ph.D

Designation

Professor

Specialization

Economic Theory, Environmental Economics

No. of Years of Experience

29 Years

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

Awarded = 11,    Registered = 04

 

Name

Prof. Karunakar Ram Tripathi

Qualification

M.Phil., Ph.D

Designation

Professor

Specialization

International Economics, Industrial Economics

No. of Years of Experience

20 Years

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

Awarded = 04,      Registered = 06

 

Name

Prof. Aloka Kumar Goyal

Qualification

Ph.D

Designation

Professor

Specialization

Micro Economics, Agriculture Economics, Indian Economy

No. of Years of Experience

19 Years

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

Registered = 07,   Submitted = 02

Name

Dr. Raju Kumar Gupta

Qualification

UGC-NET, MA, Ph.D

Designation

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Micro Economics, Quantitative Techniques

No. of Years of Experience

03 Years 06 Months

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

01

 

Name

Dr. Sharad Chandra Srivastava

Qualification

MA, PGJMC, Ph.D

Designation

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Agriculture Economics,  Industrial Economics, Micro Economics

No. of Years of Experience

01 Year 06 Months

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

01

 

Name

Dr. Amit Kumar Sharma

Qualification

UGC-JRF, MA, Ph.D

Designation

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Environmental Economics,  Demography

No. of Years of Experience

01 Year 06 Months

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

01

 

Name

Dr. Surendra Kumar Gupta

Qualification

UGC-NET, MA, Ph.D

Designation

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Micro Economics, Development Economics, Public Finance

No. of Years of Experience

01 Year 06 Months

No. of Ph.D. students

guided for the last 5 years

 

01

 

12. List of senior VisitingFellows, faculty, adjunct faculty, emeritus professors: Prof A.KSrivastava ( 2016-17)

13. Percentage of classestaken by temporary faculty – programme-wise

information:

Name of Faculty

Status

Programme

Classes

Arvind Kumar Yadav

JRF Scholar

UG

12 Classes per week

Pawan kumar

JRF Scholar

UG

12 Classes per week

 

14.Programme-wise StudentTeacher Ratio:  UG  = 417:07

                                                                        PG    =147:07

                                                                        Ph.D = 21:07

15. Number of academicsupport staff (technical) and administrative staff: sanctioned

and filled

Technical :

Administrative staff : 01 + 01 (Clerk + Peon)

16. Research thrust areasrecognized by funding agencies:  NIL

17. Number of faculty withongoing projects from a) national b) international funding

agencies and c)Total grantsreceived. Give the names of the funding agencies and

grants received project-wise.: 

 

Year

Major Research Project, (2015-16) --(2017-18)

Prof. Karurnakar Ram Tripathi

INR in Lakhs

Rs. 669600.00

  • Name of the Project -- "A Study of Effects of TRIPS Agreements on Indian Drugs and Pharmaceutical Industries"-MRP
  • Name of the Principal Investigator- Prof. Karunakar Ram Tripathi
  • Department of Principal Investigator- Dept. of Economics
  • Year of Award-- July, 2015
  • Funds provided-- Rs. 669600.00  Allotted

                             Rs.431600.00 Receipt (IInstallment)

  • Duration of the project--  3 Years
  • Funding Agency --  UGC, New Delhi
  • Total amount of funds received-- Rs. 431600.00

 

18.Inter-institutionalcollaborative projects and grants received:  NIL

a) All India collaborationb) International

19. Departmental projectsfunded by DST-FIST; UGC-SAP/CAS, DPE; DBT, ICSSR,

etc.; total grantsreceived. : Rs 4,31600.00

20. Research facility /centre with : NIL

· staterecognition

· nationalrecognition

· internationalrecognition

21. Specialresearchlaboratories sponsored by / created by industry or corporate bodies: NIL

22.Publications:

Numberof papers published in peer reviewed journals (national /international):  48

Monographs

Chaptersin Books  :  12

EditedBooks : 05

Bookswith ISBN with details of publishers :

·        Tripathi , K.R. (2014)," vkS|ksfxd vFkZ”kkL=",;wfuoflZVhifCyds”ku,  NewDelhi, ISBN:978-81-7555-689-8

·         Goyal,A.K.(2016), " ManagerialEconomics", NavyugBook                    International,New Delhi, ISBN-978-93-82974-44-4

· Sharma, A.K. (2018)  "Economicsof Environmental Regulation:Methods                                         andEffectiveness, Shree Publishers and Distributers,New Delhi,ISBN978-818329-819-3

·  Goyal, A.K.(2014), "AgriculturalPerformance in UttarPradesh",LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing,Saarbrücken, Germany,ISBN-978-3-659-62274-8

·        Goyal, A.K.(2016),Make in India: A Long Felt of theIndian Economy, KumudPublications New Delhi, ISBN-978-93-82885-29-0

 

Numberlisted in International Database (For e.g. Web of Science,Scopus,

HumanitiesInternationalComplete, Dare Database - International Social

SciencesDirectory, EBSCOhost, etc.)                                                         NIL

CitationIndex – range / average

SNIP

SJR

ImpactFactor – range / average—  (0.98-5.921)/ 3.9057

h-index

23. Details ofpatents andincome generated: NIL

24. Areas ofconsultancy andincome generated: NIL

25. Facultyselectednationally/ internationally to visit other laboratories in India and

abroad: NIL

26. Facultyserving in: 7

27. Facultyrechargingstrategies: NIL

28. Studentprojects: NIL

29. Awards /recognitionsreceived at the national and international level by: NIL

· Faculty

· Doctoral/ post doctoral fellows

· Students

30.Seminars/Conferences/Workshops organized and the source of funding (national /

international)with detailsof outstanding participants, if any.

 

Name of the Seminar

Date

Source of Funding

National Seminar on " Recent Issues in Indian Economy"

01/02 February, 2017

UGC

National Seminar on "Paradigm shift in Indian Economy"

09/10 February, 2019

UGC

 

Name of the workshop

Date

Source of Funding

 

 

 

 

31. Code ofethics forresearch followed by the departments: As per UGC Norms

32. Studentprofilecourse-wise: (Current Year)

Name of the Course

 

Applications received

 

Selected

(Male/ Female)

Pass percentage

(Male/ Female)

P.G

160

110

 

Ph.D

07

07

 

 

33. Diversity of students:

Average percentage ofstudents from other States and Countries during the last five years

Number of students fromother states and countries year wise during the last five years

 Year

2014-15

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

2018-19

No. of Admitted Students

85

121

121

109

110

Students from OS

06

04

05

04

05

Percentage

7.04%

3.31%

4.13%

3.67%

4.54%

Average Percentage = 4.538%

34. How many students havecleared Civil Services and Defense Services

examinations, NET, SET,GATE and other competitive examinations? Give details

category-wise.

 

2014

Dharmendra Gupta

TGT, Govt Inter College, UP

Economics

2014

Alok Ranjan

PCS (Upper) Uttar Pradesh

Economics

2015

Sadhana Pandey

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2015

Vivek Singh

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2015

Shalini Tiwari

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2015

Madhvi Mishra

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2015

Jaydeep

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2015

Vinit Upadhayay

Exise inspector, SSC-CGL

Economics

2015

Avinash Tripathi

Asst Manager, UCO Bank

Economics

2016

Ajeet Pandey

Lekhpal, UP

Economics

2016

Bhartendu Mishra

Lekhpal, UP

Economics

2016

Bhupendra   Gupta

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2016

Vivek Mishra

Basic Education, UP

Economics

2016

Awadhesh Kumar

UPP, Uttar Pradesh

Economics

2016

Dr. Raju Kumar Gupta

Govt. Raza PG College, Rampur

Economics

2017

Ashutosh Upadhyaya

Asst. Professor Bihar

Economics

2017

Shashibhusan Mishra

BDO, UP

Economics

2017

Akansha Mall

Lekhpal, UP

Economics

2017

Alok Ranjan

Asst. Professor Bihar

Economics

2018

Vishal Kumar

ADO, Cooperative, PCS, UP

Economics

2018

Dileep Kumar

TGT, Jharkhand

Economics

2018

Dr. Raju Kumar Gupta

Asst. Professor, DDU GKP University, GKP

Economics

2018

Dr. Amit Kumar Sharma

Asst. Professor, DDU GKP University, GKP

Economics

2018

Anil Kumar

Asst Professor, KNIPSS, Sultanpur, UP

Economics

2018

Vinayanand Yadav

Asst Professor, KNIPSS, Sultanpur, UP

Economics

2018

Chhatthu Yadav

JLN PG College, Maharajganj, UP

Economics

2018

Krishna Mohan Pathak

PGT, Jharkhand

Economics

2018

Ajeet Singh

Asst. Professor, LBS PG College, Anandnagar

Economics

2018

Vinay Kumar Pandey

Asst. Professor, Bapu PG  College, Maniram

Economics

2018

Brij Bihari Brij

Asst. Statistical Officer

Economics

2018

Abhist Dev Pandey

Asst. Statistical Officer

Economics

2018

Arvind Prasad

PGT, Jharkhand

Economics

2016

Pramod Kumar Tripathi

COP-UPP, Ayodhya

Economics

2015

Mahipal Singh

CTO, Sales Tax, Gorakhpur

Economics

2017

Mahipal Singh

SDM (U/T)

Economics

2015

Ambarish Yadav

ADO, Co-Operative

Economics

2018

Mukesh Kumar Pandey

Asst. Professor

Economics

2016

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Chaurasiya

Asst. Professor, Gov. College, Mau

Economics

2019

Akhilesh Dhar Dubey

PGT, KVS, Madhya Pradesh

Economics

 

NET

 

 

2018

Anjusha Sinha

 

Economics

2018

Pawan Kumar

 

Economics

2018

Kranti Kumar

 

Economics

2019

Anuragini Srivastava

 

Economics

2017

Krishna Kumar

 

Economics

2017

Rajani Nigam

 

Economics

2017

Nikhil Gautam

 

Economics

2017

Sameer Kushwaha

 

Economics

2017

Saniya Mall

 

Economics

 

35. Student progression

Student progressionPercentage against enrolled

UG to PG:      19

PG to  M.Phil.

PG to Ph.D.   :  05

Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral :Nil

Employed

· Campus selection

· Other than campus recruitment

Entrepreneurs

36. Diversity of staff

Percentage of faculty whoare graduates-

of the same university:   42.86%  (03 out of 07)

from other universities withinthe State:  57.14% (04 out of 07)

from universities fromother States:

from universities outsidethe country:

37. Number of faculty whowere awarded Ph.D., D.Sc. and D.Litt. during the

Assessment period:  01

38. Present details ofinfrastructural facilities with regard to

a) Library :  Department of Economics has a library run by own resources.

b) Internet facilities forstaff and students:  Available but not Functioning

c) Total number of classrooms :  04

d) Class rooms with ICTfacility :  01

e) Students‘ laboratories: NIL

f) Research laboratories: NIL

39. List of doctoral,post-doctoral students and Research Associates-10

a) from the host university: 08

b) from other universities:02

40. Number of post graduatestudents getting financial assistance from the

university:  280

41. Was any need assessmentexercise undertaken before the development of new

programme(s)? If so,highlight the methodology.

42. Does the departmentobtain feedback from:

a. faculty on curriculum as well as teaching-learning-evaluation? If yes,how does

the department utilize thefeedback? 

Through discussions & Resolutions in Board of Studies &Facultymeetings.

b. students on staff, curriculum and teaching-learning-evaluation and howdoes

the department utilize thefeedback? No Such System

c.alumni and employers on the programmes offered and how does thedepartment

utilize the feedback? No Such System

43. List the distinguishedalumni of the department (maximum 10)

1.     Dr. Rahul Srivastava

2.     Dr. Santosh Kumar Yadav

3.     Dr. Ramesh Kumar Yadav

4.     Mr. Chatthu Yadav

5.     Mr. Alok Ranjan

6.     Mrs. Vandana Tripathi

7.     Mrs. Ankita Srivastava

8.     Mr. Harish Pandey

9.     Mr. Saurabh Sinha

10.  Mr.SurenderSingh Yadav

44. Give details of studentenrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops /

seminar) involving externalexperts:  U.G.C. Funded special Lectures and workshop, Seminar& refresher courses are organized from time to time.

45. List the teachingmethods adopted by the faculty for different programmers: Traditional andAudio-Visual. (Smart Class Approach)

46. How does the departmentensure that programme objectives are constantly met and learning outcomes aremonitored? : Result and Placement.

47. Highlight theparticipation of students and faculty in extension activities.

 

Faculty members

 

Works in proctor office,

 

DSW office,

 

IQAC

Evaluation Centre

 

Dr Surendra Kumar Gupta

Dr Sharad Chandra Srivastava

1. Prof Sandeep Kumar

2. DR Raju Kumar Gupta

3.Dr Sharad Chandra Srivastava

 

1. Prof Sandeep Kumar

2. DR Raju Kumar Gupta

3. Prof Alok Kumar Goyal

 

48. Give details of ―beyondsyllabus scholarly activities‖ of the department. Debates,EssayCompetition, Lecture, Poster competition etc. are organize from time totime.

49. State whether theprogramme/ department is accredited/ graded by other agencies?

If yes, give details.: Yes NAAC

50. Briefly highlight thecontributions of the department in generating new knowledge,

basic or applied. : Through Research& Changes in curriculum

51. Detail any fiveStrengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Challenges (SWOC) of

the department.

SWOT of the Department of Economics

DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Strengths

·         Well qualified and long experienced teachers.

·         Regular updating of U.G.

·         Laborious researchers to produce quality research.

·         Well disciplined students and non-teaching staff.

·         Regular teaching in the department.

·         Dedication of teaching and non-teaching staff.

Opportunities

·         B+ Accredited by NAAC.

·         Good reputation in UP, Bihar, MP and Nepal

·         Availability of national resource persons as guest faculty.

·         Impressive alumni.

·         More scope for students of economics in the present scenario.

Weaknesses

·         Insufficient grants.

·         Insufficient teaching staff.

·         Poor support staff: student ratio

·         Lack of departmental library facility.

·         Insufficient Physical infrastructural facilities.

·         Lack of Computer Lab.

Challenges

·         Unavailability of Placement Services in University.

·         Economic poverty among students and poor knowledge of English Language.

·         Poor interest among bright students,in research courses.

 

52. Future plansof thedepartment:  

1.     Establishment of centre for RegionalDevelopment studies.

2.     Course of Master of Business Economics (MBE).

3.     Establishment of a rich departmental library.

4.     Establishment of computer lab for PG andResearch Scholars.

5.  Student Guidance cell to help them for preparation of Competitiveexams/NET etc. and academic support.

Sr. No.
Teacher Name
Designation
Mobile No.
Photo
Profile
1Dr. Sandeep KumarProfessor9415244790, 8318546245View
2Prof. Karunakar Ram TripathiProfessor9935150982View
3Dr. Alok Kumar GoyalProfessor9935038607View
4Dr. Raju Kumar GuptaAsst. Professor9450669784, 9870715823View
5Dr. Surendra Kumar GuptaAsst. Professor9452692017View
6Dr. Sharad Chandra SrivastavaAsst. Professor9450090743View
7Dr. Amit Kumar SharmaAsst. Professor9956598151, 9793920445View

Under Maintanance

 Sr. No. Course Syllabus CBCS

Research Projects (Last 5 Years)

Sr.No.
Project Title
Investigator
Funding Agency
Department
State/Central Govt.
Funds
Year
Duration
1"A Study of Effects of TRIPS Agreements on Indian Drugs and Pharmaceutical Industries"-MRPProf. Karunakar Ram TripathiUGC, New DelhiEconomicsGovernment 6.720153 Years
  • Under Maintanance
  • Under Maintanance