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ABOUT US

Established in 1937, the Department of Economics is one of the oldest departments of the college comprised of a dedicated group of faculty and students.

 It is committed to excellence in teaching and overall development of its students at the undergraduate level.

 The Department undertakes courses in Economics leading to a degree in B.A Economics and B.A Eco-Statistics/Commerce/Politics/Mathematics. We also offer the same for our Marathi medium students.

 Various co- curricular and extra-curricular activities like Guest Lecture Series, ELIXIR-An inter-collegiate Economics fest, Educational tours are organized throughout the year.

 Our students make us proud as they go ahead to study at the best universities in India and abroad in the field of Economics like the Delhi School of Economics, London School of Economics, IIMs, JNU etc.

 

FACULTY

1 Mrs. Aditi Abhyankar ,     Head of the Department , Associate Professor

Educational Qualifications: MA Economics , University of  Mumbai, Registered for Ph D at Dept. of  Economics, University of Mumbai ,  June 2007, Synopsis submitted.

Research Project:

  • Minor Research Project - University of Mumbai, 2006-2007
  • FELLOWSHIP
  • Indal fellowship of Asiatic Society of Mumbai , 2007 - 08
  • Publications:

    Books 

  • Indian Financial System'' co author ,Himalaya Publishers , Revised  Sixth  edition 2011
  • ‘Macroeconomics' SYBA Text Book, Sheth Publishers  2003
  • Paper Presentations
  • National Conference on Insurance -Margaon, Gao Feb 2006, ‘Innovations and Diversifications in Insurance Sector in India
  • IBS ,ICFAI , Hyderabad - Jan2009,  International Conference on Business and Finance-  ‘ Factors Determining the Demand for Life Insurance , A Theoretical Framework
  • Birla College ,Kalyan , UGC Sponsored National Conference, ‘Role Of Foreign Institutional Investors in Indian Capital Market , 31 March 2003 "
  • Visiting Faculty :

    Welingkar Institute of Management and Research 

    Guest Lectures

  • Delivered Guest Lectures at  Dept of Economics, SNDTUniversity Fort  on Mutual Funds in India ,06 Oct 2008
  • Nagindas Khandwala College, Financial Markets Nov2007
  • Somaiya Institute of Management from 2001-003 
  • Other Activities

  • Chair Person Planning Forum  from year 2002 -2007
  • Organised courses in Quantitative Techniques for Economics Students
  • Chair Person Ruia Performing Arts Society1991-1996
  • Sangeet Vishrad , Radio and  performing artist of Hindustani Classical Music , Received Sur- Mani Award  of Sur Singar Sansad
  • Articles on varied topics and poems were published in Marathi magazines    
  • 2 .Ms.Varsha Malwade (____ Lecturer)

    Educational Qualifications M.A

    Executive Officer Planning And Development.

    Publications/Paper Presentations

  • Co-author, ‘Ramnarain Ruia College: Kaal, Aaj, Udyaa...' byRamnarain Ruia College, April 2004 (History of Ruia College)
  • Co-editor, ‘Sambhashite: A collection of Lectures from Vishnushastri Chiplunkar Lecture Series' by Ramnarain RuiaCollege, Jan. 2005
  • Co-authored an article ‘An Abode of Knowledge' in a book titled ‘University of Bombay: An Ornament of the City' a photo biography of University of Mumbai (in its Sesqui- centennial Celebrations) published on 14th January 2007
  • Member of Editorial Board, Chanakya Mandal Magazine on Competitive Examinations
  • Member, Editorial Board, ‘Ruiaite'
  • Weekly column, ‘Shisht- Ashisht' in Marathi daily Lokmat for the year 2004 (on tracing History through Costumes and Manners)
  • Fortnightly column on youth issues in Marathi daily Lokmat from Jan. 2006 to December 2006
  • Fortnightly column on youth issues in Marathi daily ‘Prahar' from October 2008
  • Other Activities

  • Executive Officer, College Development and Planning
  • Chairperson, Vidyarthi Pratinidhi Mandal for 2003-04 & 2004-05.
  •   3.Mrs. Devyani Ganpule  ,Vice Principal

    Educational Qualifications M.A

    Papers Presentions

    She has presented Papers at national/ International seminars Conferences

    Visiting Faculty

  • NMIMS University (PGDBM)
  • ICFAI University(M.S.Finance)
  • YCMOU University(B.Sc. Actuarial Science)
  • State Institute of Administrative Careers(Civil Services' Examination)
  • Other Activities

  • Coordinator Internal Quality Assurance Cell
  • Coordinator Ruia Foreign Language Center.
  • Invited by various institutes / T.V. Channels as a Resource Person for topics related to Career Guidance.


  • COURSES OFFERED

     

    YEAR

    PAPERS

    F.Y.B.A.

    Paper I

    Microeconomics

    F.Y.B.Sc.

    Paper I

    Microeconomics

    Paper II

    Macroeconomics

    S.Y.B.A.

    Paper II

    MacroeconomicsPaper

    Paper III

    Indian Economy

    APPLIED

    COMPONENT

    Investment Analysis

    T.Y.B.A.

    COMPULSORY PAPERS

    Paper IV

    Theory Advanced Economic

    Paper V

    Growth and Development

    Paper VI

    Indian Financial System / Industrial and LabourEconomics (For Marathi Medium)

    OPTIONAL PAPERS

    Paper VII

    Elementary Mathematics and Statistics for Economic Analysis /Research Methodology

     

    Paper VIII

    Introduction to  Econometrics / InternationalEconomic Policy and Practice

    Paper IX

    Export Management



    STUDENT INTAKE

    YEAR

    STUDENT INTAKE

    F.Y.B.A

    220 STUDENTS

    S.Y.B.A

    220 STUDENTS

    T.Y.B.A

    ( ENGLISH MEDIUM)

    B.A ECONOMICS  (6 UNITS)    -  70 Seats

    B.A ECO-STAT   ( 3+3 UNITS)  -  Max15 Seats

    B.A ECO-COMM(3+3 UNITS)    -  15 Seats

    B.A ECO-POL (3+3 UNITS)       - Few Seats    

    B.AECO-MATH (3+3 UNITS)     - Few Seats    

    T.Y.B.A

    (MARATHI MEDIUM)

    B.A ECONOMICS(6 UNITS)      - 15 to 20 Seats

    B.A ECO WITH COMBINATIONS - Few Seats 




    DEPARTMENT ACTIVITIES

     

    Felicitation of Meritorious Students  

     

    The Department activities every year start with the Felicitation Programme which is organized in the month of July to encourage and appreciate the efforts of students scoring 60% or above marks at the T.Y.B.A University Exams.

    Alumni Interaction

    Every year an interaction session is organized with our alumni studying in some of the prestigious universities in India and abroad to guide students about various career choices available after the undergraduate course.

     

     Educational Tour