The Department of Economics was established in 1961
From an economy on the brink of disaster in the mid-sixties to an economy with great potential, India has come a long way. The Department of Economics, University of Pune recognizes the growing demand for trained manpower in industry, government and other sectors as well as the need for basic research in economics. The Department offers a two year post-graduate course in economics (MA) , and Ph.D. in Economics.
Facilities offered at the Department
The Department has a very well equipped library and a computer center with Internet facilities for the use of students.
Future Plans of the Department
The Department is in the process of increasing its research base, conduct public lectures and seminars for professionals as well as common people. The Department plans to cooperate on research projects with universities and industries in India.