Welcome to the Department of Economics, Jadavpur University Information Page

The Department of Economics, established in 1956, is the cornerstone of academic excellence and research innovation at Jadavpur University. The Department has earned recognition across the country for its outstanding teaching and impressive research activities. Notably, renowned welfare economist and Nobel Laureate Prof. Amartya Sen began his distinguished career here, enriching our teaching and research efforts.

Our Department’s commitment to academic excellence has earned the esteem of the University Grants Commission (UGC), which led to the establishment of the Regional Centre for Economic Studies under the Special Assistance Programme in 1987. In 2005, we had the honour of becoming the fourth Centre of Advanced Study (CAS) in Economics in India, underscoring our continued dedication to advancing economic knowledge and research.

Important Notice

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Contact Information

For official inquiries and detailed information, please contact:

Head of DepartmentDr. Sushil Halder
AddressDepartment of Economics,
Jadavpur University,
188 Raja S.C. Mullick Road, Kolkata – 700032
Phone+91 33 2414 6328 / +91 33 2457 2226
Extension: +91 33 2414 6666; 2226
Visit the official websiteDepartment of Economics, Jadavpur University
Old Websitehttps://jueconomics.in/

We invite you to explore the rich academic tradition and innovative research culture that define the Department of Economics at Jadavpur University. Please visit the official website for the most accurate and up-to-date information.