DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ECONOMICS

Introduction


Economics is one of the core subjects for the B.Com degree course and also the M.Com course. The dept. of Business Economics plays a vital role in the faculty of Commerce since 1984.
This Department considers the contents of the syllabi as designed by Savitribai Phule University of Pune. It is a compulsory subject at all the three years of the under-graduate class of Savitribai Phule University of Pune has prescribed covering Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Global and Indian Economic Development. Class room teaching is interactive and the student can benefit by active participation in the debates, quizzes and Group discussions, Poster Presentation Competition, Industrial Visits, Role Play, and Many Other Activities and Students Actively participate in all the activities. The department is very active in its effort to develop the knowledge and analytical skills of the student. It holds seminars and symposiums every year to widen the exposure given to the students and to organize events that encourage student participation. We hold an essay competition an a current topic relating to development economics and environmental economics in view of its importance an a developing world. Economics throws light on the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject. Business Economics (Micro) deals with the micro aspects of the economy which is aptly designed for F.Y.B.Com students which encourages them to improve their decision making in cut-throat competition in business world. Macro Economics is a subject through which S.Y.B.Com students are taught about the larger aspects of an economy. The concepts of National Income, Trade Cycle, Inflation, Demand and Supply of Money, Banking structure, Output and Employment theories, Public Finance are very important through which students understand the working of whole economy. T.Y.B.Com students are taught about Indian Economy and its various aspects and its integration with global economy. Economics strengthens the base of the students who are marching towards CA/CS professional courses so that it can be applied in practice for any job specialties and also for personal use. The faculties counsel the students on career issues. The departmental profile is composed of visiting faculty as well as permanent teachers.




Class Strength


Year 2015-2016
F.Y.B.Com Boys 260 Girls 260 Total 520
S.Y.B.Com Boys 195 Girls 195 Total 390
T.Y.B.Com Boys 180 Girls 180 Total 360
Total 1270




Student Achievers


- The students; Ms.Vaishali Modha and Ms. Hetal Malviya participated in Avishkar Competition and were selected at Zonal and University level and also represented the college at the state level. The students were guided by Prof. Shraddha Sankla and Dr. M.R.Sankla. - Ankit Bafna, Chinmay Pujari, Vinayak Shinde, Ravindra Barot , Sanket Mundada, and many more students are working as Tax Consultants, Bank officers, Marketing and Finance Managers at various organisations. - Many of the students are the successful entrepreneurs and they run their own business concerns.




Achievements


- Congratulations to our 2013-16 Graduate and Award Winners. - Parents Meeting : Conducted Social Awareness Programme Student’s Parents. - Workshop conducted for Bank Exams for all Economics students with the help of Bank of Maharashtra. - Various Guest lectures conducted on Career Opportunities in Economic, Development, Economy Budget, Impact of Foreign Technology on Indian Economy, Girls On Win-Medicare, Career in Commerce, Share- market functions, Preparation of Entrance Exam CET of MBA. - Organized Visits of S.Y.B.Com, T.Y.BCom students to A Business Expo- Exhibition at Agriculture College Ground Shivijinagar Pune. - Organized Field Visits for F.Y.BCom students At Mapro Industry Shendurjane, Wai & for T.Y.BCom students At Madhusagar Industry & Mapro garden. - Organized Poster Presentation competition for F.Y, S.Y & T.Y.B.Com Economics students On ‘Recent Economic Issues’ - Organized Quiz quaintest for T.Y.B.Com Economics students. - Organized Intro Competition for F.Y,S.Y,T.Y.B. Com Economics students. - Commerce Department organised state level conference on ‘Student Centric Learning Modules’. - Tree plantation programme with Social Awareness Programme for Economics students.




Results


Year 2014-2015
B.Com - 77.5%

Year 2015-2016
B.Com - 81%




Tie Ups


- The department has tie up with National Institute of Banking and Research Education (NIBER), Pune for guiding the students for preparation of bank exams. - Staff of the department is the Life time member of Gokhale Institute Library and V.G. Kale Library –Lokmangal; Bank of Maharashtra.





DEPARTMENTAL EXPERTISE AND SERVICES

- Teachers are always motivated & encourage the development of the students.

 

- Teachers are dedicated and enthusiastic.
 

- Resource Person at Karve Institute Pune On ‘Role of Population in Indian Economy’
 

- Co-Ordinator, Social Awareness Programme- Stri-Brun Hatya & Andh-shrddha at Dhanu –Thane, Malavli Railway Station
 

- Coordinator, Soft Skills Development Programme committee H.V. Desai College.
 

- Member, LMC Committee University of Pune.
 

- Member, Squad Committee University of Pune of Pune City.
 

- Member, EVS committee, University of Pune ‘Green College & Clean College’ Vasundhara Kirloskar Institute - Talegao, Pune.
 

- Environment Save Programme through ‘ Pathanatya’of H.V.Desai College.
 

- Member, Commerce Association H.V.Desai College.
 

- Member, Staff Academy H.V. Desai College.

FUTURE PLANS

- The Economics department plans to enhance by organising Remedial lectures for students those especially weak in Economics of F.Y.B.com Students.
 

- Guidance For Various Competitive Examinations Such As CET-MBA, Nationized Banking Written Exams Preparation / Entrance Held By LIC agents & Share Market Brokers /Traders in Mutual-Funds & Share-Market like Mutual Fund Distributors Certification Examination.