Department of Economics

About the Department

The Department of Economics was established during the year 1973-74. It is one of the earliest Departments at our college which has the age of forty four years old.The Department produced many University Rank holders before the conferment of Autonomous status.


To provide good citizens with economic cum ethical values.(Learn Economics and Leave as an Economist)


To enrich the students of economics with all round personality development through curricular, co-curricular and extracurricular activities with holistic approach.

Course Offered
B.A. Economics

Certificate Courses

1. Sales Management

2. International Business

Retired Faculty
S.No Name Photo Designation Profile
1 Dr. P. Pattinathar Associate Professor & Head
2 Dr. A. Satheesh Babu Assistant Professor
3 Dr. M. Arulmaran Assistant Professor
4 Mr. N. Dhinakaran Assistant Professor
5 Dr. G. Ashok Kumar Assistant Professor
Board of Studies – University Nominee (from 09-06-2021 to 08-06-2023)
Dr. K. Sadasivam

Associate Professor

Department of Environment Economics

School Economics

Madurai Kamaraj University

Madurai – 625 021