|1934||BA Economics started|
|1957||MA Course begun|
|1982||MA Programme was restructured with two sets of optionals|
|2001||Introduced Econometrics as an optional paper for MA|
|2009||Started Add-on Course in Tourism|
|2010||Department was elevated to a Research Centre|
|2011||Started Add on Course on Human Rights|
|2012||Started offering Advanced Econometrics|
|2014||Began UG and PG Programmes under Autonomy|
|2015||Introduced Own Curriculum & Syllabus|
|2016||Started Add-on Course in Financial Journalism|
|2017||Established the Centre for Trade, Technology & Innovation|
|Prof. P R Krishna Iyer||1922-1965|
|Prof. C Z Scaria||1965-1986|
|Prof. T V Abraham||1950-1988|
|Prof. D Varghese||1950-1969|
|Prof. K M Kurien||1951-1988|
|Prof. Joseph Thomas||1968-1987|
|Prof. K K Francis||1956-1991|
|Prof. TV Varkey||1962-1990|
|Prof. Thomas Kanayamplavan||1961-1991|
|Prof. C O Abraham||1965-1990|
|Rev. Mar Joseph Powathil||1963-1972|
|Prof. George Joseph||1964-1994|
|Prof. P I Joseph||1967-1998|
|Prof. Joy Kurien||1967-2001|
|Rev. Fr. Tom Kunnumpuram||1987-2007|
|Dr. M S James||1979-2010|
|Dr. Jose. K. Joseph||1985-2011|
|Prof. T. K .Thomas||1985-2012|
|Dr. Jose Mathew||1987-2014|
|Prof. L Unnikrishnan||1987-2017|
|Dr. Joseph Kurian||1988-2019|
|Dr. Philip M P||1994-2019|
|Dr. Mathew J Mattam||1998-2019|
|Sri. Oommen Chandy (Former Chief Minister of Kerala)|
|Sri. K.C. Joseph (Former Minister for Rural Development)|
|Sri. Adoor Prakash (Former Minister of Health)|
|Prof N. M. Joseph (Former Minister of Forests)|
|Sri. Narayana Panikkar (Former NSS General Secretary)|
|Mar. George Alenchery (Cardinal,Syro Malabar Church)|
|Mar. Joseph Powathil (Archbishop Emeritus, Changanacherry)|
|Mar. George Kocherry (Bishop of Ghana and Togo)|
|Moran Mor Baselios Cleemis (Major Archbishop, Malankara Church)|
|Dr. Siby Mathews IPS, (Chief Information Officer)|
|Sri. M S Mani IAS, (Central Service)|
|Sri. Madhavan Nair IRS, (Income Tax Commissioner)|
|Sri. Joseph Mathew IES, (Planning Board)|
|Sri. Augustine Peter IES, (Planning Board)|
|Sri. K C Johny IRS, (Customs)|
|Dr. A V Jose Economist, (ILO)|
|Sri. Paul Joseph IES, (Ministry of Agriculture)|
|Sri. Saju K Surndran IES (Cochin Special Economic Zone)|
|Sri. Sindhu S IES (Planning Commission)|
|Sri. Augustine Peter IES (Competition Commision)|
|Vinu Abraham (Script writer)|
|Martin Prakkattu (Film Director)|
|Dr. K J Joseph (Director, GIFT)|
|Anit Jobby||MA 2021- 2023||Exam Winner Learning App|
|Rohan Jinu Jacob||BA 2020- 2023||Federal Bank|
|Neema B Laiju||MA 2021- 2023||Accenture|
|Jis Sabu||MA 2021- 2023||Accenture|
|Anjali Elizabath Joy||MA 2021- 2023||Accenture|
|Rachel Roy||MA 2021- 2023||Accenture|
|Jacob Joseph||BA 2020- 2023||ICICI Prudential|
|Manu Simon Philipose||BA 2020- 2023||ICICI Prudential|
|Alex R Benny||BA 2019- 2022||South Indian Bank|
|Ebu Jose||BA 2019- 2022||South Indian Bank|
|Johnson Perincheril||BA 2019- 2022||South Indian Bank|
|Gieo Giji||BA 2019- 2022||TCS|
|Rhithurag MS||MA 2020- 2022||Federal Bank|
|Kaveri Agnes Jacob||MA 2020- 2022||Federal Bank|
|Merin Thomas||MA 2020- 2022||ESAF Bank|
|Vyas Kumar||BA 2018- 2021||TCS|
|Jees James||BA 2018- 2021||Hael Enterprises|
|Beeya Thomas||MA 2019- 2021||South Indian Bank|
|Elizabath James||MA 2019- 2021||South Indian Bank|
|Annu Wilson||MA 2019- 2021||South Indian Bank|
|Aksha MS||BA 2018-2021||South Indian Bank|
|Senon Geo Baby||BA 2018-2021||South Indian Bank|
|Alwin Joseph||BA 2018-2021||South Indian Bank|
|Arpan VJ||BA 2018-2021||South Indian Bank|
|Raichel Roy||UGC NET|
|Jacob James||UGC NET JRF|
|Dev Mathew||UGC NET JRF|
|Sangeeth Mathew J||UGC NET JRF|
|Aadi Dev||UGC NET|
|Annu Wilson||UGC NET|
|Aishwarya Ajayan||UGC NET|
|Kezia Saramma||UGC NET|
|Shine Shaji||UGC NET|
|Sarin Giji||UGC NET|
|Elizabeth Jacob||UGC NET|
|Kurien Abraham Puthumana||GATE|
|Lawrence Mathew||UGC NET|
|Devadathan S||UGC NET|
|Abin Joseph||UGC NET|
|Lekshmi Prasad||UGC NET|
|Jiya Tom||UGC NET|
|Cyril Philip||UGC NET|
|Ann Mariam Roy||UGC NET|
The Centre was inaugurated by Prof. Heinz D Kurz, University of Graz, Austria in 2017
He delivered the inaugural lecture on ‘The free trade doctrine of the Classical economists: No unconditional subscription to trade liberalisation’. In 2018, a Talk on Entrepreneurship was delivered by Mrs. Teena Paul, Director, Giftolexia.
The centre with the initiative from the student ventured into the preparation of audio books using assistive technology to help visually impaired students in collaboration with Kerala Blind Federation and Chakshumathi. Prof. L Unnikrishnan was instrumental in this noble initiative.
In 2014, Georgekutty Thareparampil, the Founder Kerala federation of the blind was honoured for his services for the physically challenged. The centre has got a depository of audio books
The departmental reading room and library offers Business newspapers, academic journals, industry reports and official data sets for students and research scholars.
It also has a depository of dissertations and thesis produced.
Cheruvallathu Zacharias (C Z) Scaria hails from Arakulam, Moolamattom, Idukki District. “CZ”, as he was known, had his school education from Kolapura Government School, Arakkulam and St. Mary’s High School, Palai. He had his B A (Hons) with first rank from St Joseph’s College, Trichy. He joined the Department of Economics, St Berchmans College in 1949 and became its head in 1967. Endowed with remarkable intellect, sharp wit, deep scholarship and above all a keen sense of vision and commitment, he mentored and inspired generations of students which include prominent politicians, bureaucrats, and economists. Along with the late Prof P R Krishna Iyer, the founder Head of the Department, he cradled and nurtured the department to its present stature. He retired from active service in 1987.
Prof C Z was a gifted teacher and an eloquent orator. Though he taught a range of subjects during his long span of career, he was best known as a teacher of Microeconomics. Teaching was always a passion for Prof C Z and be it any topic, he communicated it effectively by the magic of his eloquence. Being a teacher par excellence, his students could experience his amazing erudition, analytical mind, prodigious memory, and abundant sense of humour. He also made it a point to connect with the best minds in the field of economics of that period like Joan Robinson, K N Raj, I S Gulati, etc. and could bring them to the department.
Prof C Z Scaria had the rare honour of becoming a member of both the Senate and Syndicate of the University of Kerala for the longest period (1960 -1984). He was also a member/ chairman of various academic bodies like academic council, BOS and BOE of Kerala, Calicut and Madras Universities. He was always in the forefront to fight for the rights and dignity of private college teachers in Kerala. He was the President of AKPCTA and the Founding President of PCTA. He was truly a multi-faceted genius with tremendous interests in various fields like acting, music, oratory and even agriculture. Being a great educationist, a visionary and an institution-builder, he strode the academic sphere of Kerala like a colossus. He was above all a good human being full of warmth and affection.
Prof. C Z Scaria passed away on 7th March 2000.
Wife: Late Mrs Mary Scaria (Rajamma).
Children: Jollykutty Zacharias, Late Prof Thomaskutty Scaria, Dr Joshy Zacharias, Dr Siby Zacharias, Dr Prakash Zacharias, Dr Valsamma Baby and Mrs Rani Philip.
|1||Dr I S Gulati||1988|
|2||Dr K C Shankara Narayanan||1989|
|3||Dr Chiranjib Sen||1990|
|4||Dr P R Gopinathan Nair||1991|
|5||Prof K J Oommen||1992|
|6||Sri T N Jyachandran IAS||1993|
|7||Sri K M Mani MLA||1994|
|8||Dr P K Michael Tharakan||1995|
|9||Dr Olle Tornquist||1996|
|10||Dr Cyriac Thomas||1997|
|11||Dr Achin Chakraborty||1998|
|12||Dr Gerhard De Groot||1999|
|13||Dr M A Oommen||2000|
|14||Dr K C Zachariah||2001|
|15||Dr Babu Paul IAS||2002|
|16||Dr Alwin B Prakash||2003|
|17||Mar Joseph Powathil||2004|
|18||Dr B Ekbal||2005|
|19||Sri K J Alphonse MLA||2006|
|20||Dr M G S Narayanan||2007|
|21||Dr T P Srinivasan IFS||2008|
|22||Dr John Kurien||2009|
|23||Dr P M Rajan Gurukkal||2010|
|24||Dr K P Kannan||2011|
|25||Dr K K George||2012|
|26||Dr Jebamali Vinanchi Arachi||2013|
|27||Dr Jose Jacob||2014|
|28||Sri K S Money IAS||2015|
|29||Prof Amit Bhaduri||2016|
|30||Prof Pulapre Balakrishnan||2017|
|31||Prof D Narasimha Reddy||2018|
|32||Prof V Santhakumar||2019|
|33||Prof. R Ramkumar||2020|
|34||Dr. Rose Mary K Abraham IES||2021|
|35||Prof K S James||2022|
Prof K K Francis was born in Karror near Palai, Kottayam on December 25, 1931. He was the third child of a family of nine children, five boys and four girls. He had his school education from St Thomas School, Palai. Later, he Joined St Joseph College, Trichy for his intermediate course. He passed B A (Hons) in Economics from Loyola College, Chennai and received a Masters in History from Nagpur University. Prof Francis Joined the Department of Economics, St Berchmans College on August 7, 1956.
In the early years of his teaching career, Prof Francis taught both Economics and History. Though he had taught many subjects in Economics at the graduate and post graduate levels during the long 35 years of his career, Development Economics, International Trade and Macroeconomics were his favourites. He handled all these subjects with ease and facility. His classes were lively and interesting. Being a dedicated and exceptional teacher, he made ‘learning a joy’ for himself and his students. With his profound scholarship and exceptional expository skills and above all his tremendous passion for teaching he touched the hearts, moulded the thoughts and shaped the destinies of generations of students. Endowed with the extraordinary talent of penetrating to the essence of a problem, he could make complex ideas and theories transparent and convey them lucidly in simple words.
The late Prof Krishna Iyer, the founder head of the Department and his colleague had this to say about him, “Prof Francis is a very competent teacher with a rare capacity for simple and lucid exposition of the most difficult topics in Economics”.
Prof K K Francis was a vibrant and multifaceted personality accentuated by an unforgettable charisma and commendable interpersonal skills. He was an inspiring orator, astute debater and a seasoned stage performer. He played the lead roles like Lady Macbeth, Iago and Shylock in the major Shakespeare productions of the College. He was an enthralling singer as well. He also left his mark in the area of College teachers’ union and association activities by speaking for their rights and dignity. He was in the forefront of Direct payment agitation of teachers in 1972. He was the elected Regional President of united AKPCTA.
He expired on May 1, 1991 with one year left for retirement.
Wife: Late Prof Leela Francis
Children: Late Shaji K Francis, Susha Elizabeth Francis and Smitha Francis.
|1||Dr Ramachandran Nair||1992|
|2||Sri P J Joseph||1993|
|3||Prof C Z Scaria||1994|
|4||Sri Dominic Joseph IRS||1995|
|5||Sri James Joseph IAS||1996|
|6||Dr George Joseph IPS||1997|
|7||D. C R Soman||1998|
|8||Dr K Babu Joseph||1999|
|9||Dr M P Mathai||2000|
|10||Dr C V Ananda Bose IAS||2001|
|11||Jus. K T Thomas||2002|
|12||Dr K N Harilal||2003|
|13||Prof C O Abraham||2004|
|14||Dr P M Mathew||2005|
|15||Dr A V Jose ILO||2006|
|16||Sri S John||2007|
|17||Dr Scaria Zachariah||2008|
|18||Dr K J Joseph||2009|
|19||Dr Sunil Mani||2010|
|20||Dr C P Chandrashekhar||2011|
|21||Sri K C Johny IRS||2012|
|22||Dr L Radhakrishnan IAS||2013|
|23||Dr K Joseph Thomas||2014|
|24||Prof Surajit Mazumdar||2015|
|25||Prof Jayati Ghosh||2016|
|26||Prof Indrani Chakraborty||2017|
|27||Prof Padmini Swaminathan||2018|
|28||Dr Surajit Das||2019|
|29||Dr. Alex M Thomas||2020|
|30||Dr Smitha Francis||2021|
Prof C O Abraham was born in Madappally, Kottayam District on September 3, 1934. He had his schooling in Pioneer L P School Ayarkkattuvayal and St Berchmas High School Changanassery. He pursued intermediate, graduation and post-graduation studies from St Berchmans College, Changanassery. After completing BA in Economics in 1954, he served in the Department of Agriculture, Government of Kerala for a period of eight years. He joined for the MA Economics programme in 1963 and completed it in 1965, securing the 1st rank with first class from Kerala University – a rare and highly appreciable feat. In the same year, he joined the Faculty of his alma mater as lecturer.
Prof C O Abraham was an outstanding teacher and was much passionate about his profession. He inspired his students with a love of the subjects he taught. The depth and range of his knowledge in the discipline, particularly in economic theory, was remarkable. Although he could handle any subject in Economics with facility and interest, Macroeconomics, was his forte which he taught with authority. His scholarship attracted students not only throughout his tenure at the college, but even after his retirement from the service in 1990. He wrote many text books and study aids (guides) for the intermediate and the graduate programmes; the most celebrated one among them is “Economic Systems”. His books speak volumes of his scholarship, analytical skills and hard work.
Alongside his academic engagements he showed a keen interest in public life. He served as a Member, Madappally Grama Panchayath and involved actively in socially relevant issues. Prof C O Abraham was an immensely affectionate person with deep empathy and concern for his colleagues, associates, friends and students.
After his retirement, Prof C O Abraham moved to Kalluvathukkal in Kollam district. He expired on July 9, 2013. He is survived by his wife Mrs Accamma Abraham and daughters Aniamma, Ashamma, Anupama, Minu and Angel.
|1||Prof Prabhat Patnaik||2015|
|2||Prof Pulin B Naik||2016|
|3||Prof Govind Rao||2017|
|4||Dr Vamsi Vakulabharanam||2018|
|5||Prof L Venkatachalam||2019|
|6||Prof. R Nagaraj||2020|
|7||Prof. Lekha Chakraborty||2021|
Sri Johnson M P (1956-1981) was called to the eternal life unexpectedly while he was a student of MA Economics Programme in the Department. He was an outstanding student with exceptional academic records. He secured the highest marks in the BA Economics Programme 1976-79. His teachers and friends still cherish their fond memories of him and remember him for his simplicity, sincerity and commitment to life. This award is instituted by Dr Philip M.P. in loving memory of his brother for the annual paper presentation competition being held in the Department. The First Johnson MP Memorial National Paper Presentation Competition was held in 2020.
Elbin Simon departed for the heavenly call unexpectedly while he was a student of BA Economics Programme in the Department. The Elbin Simon Memorial Inter-School Quiz Competition is an annual event held by the department as part of the annual fest.
Prof. George Joseph Memorial Union Budget Analysis and best student paper on Union Budget award
Carpediem is the All India Inter-collegiate economic fest hosted by the department. It is a platform to showcases the talents of the students and is a sought-after event with participation from colleges far and near. Various competitions ranging from quiz and poster designing to dance and photography make the event vibrant. Altogether, Carpediem is an event to cheer and chill out.
An awareness program on RBI ombudsman scheme was held on 10 Feb 23 at the Kallarackal Hall. Shri . Hemant Kuppili and Shri. Korala Cyril Samuel served as the resource persons
The Department of Economics launched the 2023 calendar featuring rare images and narratives on various events of economic history of India.
Inauguration of the PG 2022-24 batch was held on 17 Aug 22. Sri Paul Joseph IES served as the chief guest.
Induction Program of the 89th UG Batch was held on 25 Aug 22. Dr Aniyankunju PC, former principal, St Aloysius College Edathua served as the resource person.
A crash programme for NTA NET Paper 1 was held online during 02-08 Sep 22. Neville Thomas, Richie Dilip Kurian, Micheal Lukose and Dr Jeril Tom served as resource persons
A Tarun Sabha was conducted as part of the National youth Parliament Scheme on 29 Aug 22. Jerin Thomas coordinated the program. The certificates of the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs for the same were distributed on 30 Sep 2022.
A Mental Health Assessment test – Untangled was held on 10 Oct 22 as part of the Mental Health Day
The annual memorial lecture in the name of the late Prof CO Abraham was held on 06 Mar 23. C Balagopal, Chairman, Board of Federal Bank Ltd delivered the lecture on the topic Public policy and industrial development: Some reflections about the experience of Kerala and a hypothesis
The first Prof George Joseph memorial union budget analysis and budget paper presentation competition was held on 16 Feb 23. Prof Sudipto Mundle, Chairman CDS Triandrum served as the resource person. Jis Sabu and Lishan Abraham bagged the best paper award.
As part of the SAMVIT 2.0 exhibition organised as part of the centenary celebration of the college, a Dyslexia screening Camp was organised during 22-24 Sep 2022. Smt. Teena Paul served as the resource person. An Exhibiton of art, MERAK curated by Prof Shijo Jacob, Fine Arts College Thriuvananthapuram was also held. A stall Immortal voice of our freedom fighters featuring rare voice clips was curated by Shri Dominic Thomas, AIR Veteran. A photo exhibition Portrait of a nation themed on 75 years of India’s independence was arranged along with the Numismatic Exhibition hosted by Shri. Thomas Vallikadan, Secretary, Alappuzha Philatelic and Numismatic Society.
An online career guidance session was held on 18 Oct 22. Teena Paul, Director Giftolexia served as the resource person
The Forum for Democracy and Social Justice in collaboration with the Institute of Parliamentar Affairs, Govt of Kerala was inaugurated on 30 Sep 22. Fr Mohan Mathew and Jerin Thomas served as coordinators.
Three episodes of the Economics association discussion forum were held on the topic Rupee appreciating or Dollar depreciating on 27 Oct 2022, and on the topic Demonetisation: A retrospect on 10 Nov 2022 and on the topic Braindrain: the case of Kerala on 17 Nov 2022.
The field trip of the PG batch of 2021-23 was held to Wayand and Ooty during 16-19 Feb 22
The cricket tournament of the economics association was held during the first week of December 2022. The PG and staff team emerged as the champions in the finals held on 06 Dec 22
Parent Teacher association meetings of UG batches were held on 22 Jul 22 and 26 and 27 Oct 22.
A 5 Day crash course for SET paper 1 was held during 02-06 Nov. Neville Thomas, Richie Dilip Kurian, Micheal Lukose and Dr Jeril Tom served as resource persons
The Christmas Celebration of the economics association was held on 23 Dec 22.
Data Visualisation of Economic Survey and union Budget powered by datawrapper was embedded in the institutional webpage on 01 Feb 2023.
The annual Merit Day of the department was held on 21 Feb 23. Shri Saju Surendran IES was the chief guest. Nimmy S Kottoor, our former pg student and first rank holder in the KPSC Rank List for the post of Assistant Professor in Economics in Collegiate Education Department was honoured along with NET/JRF winners, toppers, placed students and other outstanding achievers.
A Yoga posture photo competition was held on 21 Jun 22 as part of the international Yoga day. Fr John Chavara, Assistant Professor, Mathematics and Prince J Antony, Assistant Professor Commerce SF from staff and Alex Abraham MBA and Greeshma Thankachan MSc Botan from students were the winners.
Academic merit award for S Grade Winners was given to Abhishek Kuruvilla Varghese, Ashish Joe KS, Krishna Prasad Aurora, Tinto Antony Alexander and Lishan Abraham on 15 Jun 22
A workshop on Right to Information Act was conducted on 09 Dec 22. Dr Jeril Tom served as the resource person.
Basic life support course was conducted on 22 22 Nov 22
A training in reference management software Mendeley was held on 23 Feb 23. Ms. Yamuna P.B served as the resource person.
A training in group discussion for UG III as part of the finishing school of the institution was held on 14 Feb 23
A poster competition was conducted as part of the World Population Day on 12 Jul 22
A republic Day special talk on and Indian Constitution and Democratic values was held on 27 Jan 23. Dr Arunkumar K served as the resource person.
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the department of economics, St Berchmans College Kerala and International Institute of Migration & Development Trivandrum on 16 Sep 22. Prof S Irudaya Rajan and Fr Reji P Kurian were the signatories.
A Memorial Service and tribute to Prof George Joseph was held on 13 Jul 22 at the Christ the Kings Chapel and later at the Kallarackal Hall. An endowment fund in the name of Prof George Joseph was announced during the event.
The harvest of the Organic Farming project of the department was inaugurated by Fr Reji P Kurian, Principal on 15 Jun 22.
A Training Programme in free statistical package Jamovi was held online on 09 Apr 22. Dr Jeril Tom served as the resource person.
A Summer Internship Program for Plus two students was held during Apr-May 22. The internship certificates were awarded during the departmental merit day
An internship orientation session was conducted on 25 May 22. Devassy Ouseph, JS Marketing Chennai served as the resource person.
A get-together of the 1984-86 MA Economics batch was held on 17 May 22. A friend’s meet of BA Economics 1990-93 batch was held on 24 Jun 2022. A contribution of Rs. 1.2 million for the ongoing infrastructural expansion project was received.
A webinar on Personal Financial Management was conducted online on 13 May 22 in collaboration with AMFI. Sri Kuryakant Sharma served as the resource person.
The annual memorial lecture in the name of the late Prof CZ Scaria was held on 30 Apr 22. Rosemary K Abraham IES served as the resource person.
The annual memorial lecture in the name of the late Prof CO Abraham was held on 24 May 22. Prof Lekha Chakraborthy, NIPFP served as the resource person.
A Progressiveness Assessment test was conducted on 08 Mar 2023 through google forms as part of the International Womens Day.
A crash course for the general paper of Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test was held online on 02 May 22. Neville Thomas and Dr Jeril Tom served as the resource person
The Skill Development Programme on the theme Research Methodology Theory & Techniques was held. Session on Synopsis preparation by Dr Shnu Varkey was held on 15 Nov 2022. Dr S Muralidharan served as resource persons for the research orientation session held on 02 Dec 2022.
Oct 11 2021 Inauguration of the 2021-23 Batch M.A Economics – Augustine Peter IES
Sep 16 2021 Induction Programme of the 88th Batch of BA Economics 2021-24 – Dr Mathew Kurian, Joint Director, K.N. Raj Study Centre for Planning and Centre -State Financial Relations
Sep 17 2021 Groom to Bloom – Dr Ajith James Jose, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, St Berchmans College Kerala
Sep 17 2021 Methodology of Study – Rev Fr Tinju Tom, Librarian, Assumption College, Changanassery
May 24, 2022 Prof. C O Abraham Memorial Lecture 2021 – Prof Lekha Chakraborty
Apr 30, 2022 Prof. C Z Abraham Memorial Lecture 2021 – Rosemary K Abraham IES
Mar 02, 2022 Prof. K K Francis Memorial Lecture – Dr Smitha Francis
Seminars & Talks
May 13, 2022 Webinar on Personal Finance Management in association with AMFI – Shri. Suryakant Sharma
Feb 10, 2022 Webinar on Economic Survey & Union Budget – KN Balagopal – TM Thomas Issac
Jan 20, 2022 Invited Talk on Might of Media and Right of Reader – K Jayakumar IAS
Dec 16, 2021 Invited Lecture on India’s Industrial Response to Liberalisation – K T Chacko IAS
Aug 02 2021 Invited Lecture and Student Paper Presentations – Role of Intellectual Property Rights in Economic Growth and Development – Dr. Muhammed Najeeb K K, Fellow, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur
May 25, 2022 Academic Writing & Academic Resources – Fr Tinju Tom
May 23, 2022 Introduction to Research Methodology – Dr Antony Joseph K
Apr 09, 2022 Hands-on Training in Jamovi
Jan 16, 2022 Getting Started with an Academic Project – Dr S Muraleedharan
Dec 17, 2021 Add on course Inauguration – Dr Anil Kumar Vadavathoor
Sep 27th-30th and Oct 01st, 2nd & 4th Skill Training Programme
Research Methodology: Theory and Techniques – Dr Martin Patrick, Chief Economist, CPPR Kochi
Skill Training Programme: Introduction to Mendeley – Dr. Renjith Thomas, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, St Berchmans College Kerala
Course on Basic Life Support System and Disaster Management
Nov 25, 2021 Legal Awareness Symposium – Women and Law – Adv. Sindhu Gopalakrishnan
May 28, 2022 Roadmap for Internships – Devassi Ouseph
May 02, 2022 KTET Crash Course
Jan 15, 2022 Career Guidance – What after Economics
Nov 13, 2021 Internships: Merits and Possibilities – Devassy Ouseph
May 30, 2021 Higher Studies after Economics
May 6, 2021 Prospects for Economics Graduates – George Varghese, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar School of Economics University, Bengaluru.
Finishing school programme for soft skills, language skills, personal presentation and grooming, resume preparation, group discussion techniques, and interview skills
Jun 21, 2022 International Yoga Day Celebrations – Yoga Posture Photo Contest
Jun 15, 2022 Awards Ceremony for S Grade Winners
Jun 05, 2022 World Environment Day Celebrations – Footsteps – Pensee – Quiz
Apr 2022 Johnson MP Memorial National Paper Presentation Competition
Mar 8, 2022 International Women’s Day Progressiveness Assessment Survey
Mar 04, 2022 Health Action Campaign & BMI Monitoring – World Obesity Day
Mar 02, 2022 Organic Horticulture Project Launch
March 2022 SB Model UN
Jan 30, 2022 Martyr’s Day 2022 Book Distribution
Jan 28, 2022 Digital Kottayam Pamphlet Distribution
Jan 25, 2022 National Voter’s Day Voter Enrolment Facilitation Campaign
Dec 01, 2021 Inauguration of Economics Association – Dr. Shaijumon CS
Dec 01, 2021 AIDS Day Awareness Campaign
Nov 12, 2021 Merit Day – Dr Leena Mathew
Sep 05 2021 Teachers Day Celebrations
Jul 16 2021 World Population Day Invited Lecture and Essay Writing Competition World Population Day amid AI and Big Data – Dr. Renji George Amballoor, Deputy Director at the Directorate of Higher Education, Goa.
Jun 19 2021 Book Review Competition as part of the National Reading Day 2021 celebrations
Jun 5 2021 Plant a Tree Campaign as part of the World Environmental Day 2021
Alumni Talk Series
May 17, 2022 Alumni Gettogether MA 1984-86
28 Sep 2021 Centenary The Alumni Talk Series 3 – Vinu Abraham, Script writer
Jul 24 2021 Centenary The Alumni Talk Series 2 – Sibi Mathews, General Manager RBI Mumbai
Jun 24 2021 Centenary The Alumni Talk Series 1 – Vinod John, Freelance Journalist, Toronto.
Summer Internship Programme
15- 30 May 2022 Summer Internship Programme for Higher Secondary Students
Prospects for Economics Graduates | George Varghese
Indian Agriculture and Agriculture Bill 2020 | Dr. Shaijumon CS
Introduction to Behavioural Economics | Dr. Ashish Kulkarni
Decision making under uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases | Dr. Ashish Kulkarni
Experimental Economics | Junofy Anto Rozarina
Social preferences | Junofy Anto Rozarina
Behavioural Economics in public policy | Junofy Anto Rozarina
Workshop on Unethical Practices in academic writing | Fr. Tinju Tom
Roadmap for Internships | Devassy Ouseph
Exploring Digital Resources | Tinju Tom
Unethical Practices in Academic Writing | Tinju Tom
Journalism in Contemporary India | Rajesh Abraham
Pandemic Windfalls and the Billionaires Boom | Dr Shaijumon CS
Role of Intellectual Property Rights in Economic Growth and Development | Dr Muhammed Najeeb
COVID 19 & New Normal Economy | L Venkatachalam
COVID 19 Economic Package Some Reflections | Dr. Philip MP
World Population Day Amid AI and BigData | Renji George Amballoor
Personal Finance Management | Suryakant Sharma | AMFI