Department of ECONOMICS

About the Department :

Sipajhar College was set up to meet the academic aspiration of the economically and socially backward student's community of the area and the Department of Economics also has been trying to explore the academic talents from the students. The Major Course in Economics was opened in the year 1993 with a view to fulfill the academic needs and aspirations of the poor students of this rural locality. From the beginning, the faculty members of the department had tried to provide need based education with right way to the students for their higher education. Therefore, every year, the students of the department of Economics had been showing expected results since a long year. the passed-outstudents of the department have been engaged in different governments, semi-governments as well as private sectors as their main occupation. Through the guardian meeting in every academic year, the faculty members of the department have been trying to find out the problem of students and meet up the problems in different short-term as well as long term policies within a stipulated period of time. The department has linked with Alumni-Association and the association has been sharing their career oriented as well as other useful views among them which is one of the most important characteristics of the department.With the initiative of former head late Dwijendra Nath Talukdar a wall magazine named SNOW BROOK was published at the first time which is still has been publishing in every academic session by the students. Besides this, a departmental mouthpiece named RESOURCE, has been publishing since 2016. A Photo Gallery also made by the students in collaboration with teachers to focus different departmental events as a record for new comer students at the college since 2015. We have a small Departmental Library consisting of more than two hundred text books as well as reference books. The department is equipped with a desktop computer.

Faculty Members :

1.Mrs. Gultaz Begum, MA, M.Phil(Hod)
Position Assistant Professor
Contact no. - 9859425591
Area of interest Child Labour
Research Activities Ph.D.Thesis Submitted.
Publications 1. A text book published with ISBN No. (a) Engineering Economics for B.E., B.A., B.Sc., Diploma and Management Courses.
2. Two articles published in International Journals with ISSN No.
3. Five articles published in national level journals with ISSN No.
Awards and achievements M.Phil. in 2008

2.Dr.Sastri Ram Kachari, MA, Ph.D (Net Qualifified)
Position Assistant Professor
Contact no. - 9854342231
Area of interest Study of Socio-Economic status of a community by applying case study method to understand the development gape among the communities.
Research Activities Ph.D degree awarded in 2015 by Assam University Silchar Under the supervision of Dr. Shrabanti Maity, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Assam University, Silchar and Co-Supervisor, Dr.Chiranjib Neogi, Associate Scientist (ISI, Kolkata).
Publications 1) Four articles published in international journals
2) Nine articles published in national and state level journals
3) Edited two books:
a) Looking Back at the Dimasas
b) Value Education: Its contemporary relevance
Awards and achievements Phd. in 2015