The Department of Economics was established in 1969 with the establishment of college. After introducing Arts Stream in the college, the Department started Honours in Economics in 2016. At present, there are two sanctioned and three non-sanctioned faculty members in the department. Currently, the department is offering Honours, Non-Honours courses in Economics under B.A. programme and generic elective course under B.Com Honours Programme, and an Add on course named "Certificate Course in Data Analysis." Besides, the department faculty members take classes in M.Com and HS Commerce Programmes. The department aims to impart education in economics with a solid conceptual base and reality-based understanding of the issues.