The Department of Economics conducted the prestigious ALL KERALA Fest OIKONOMIA  EDU-FEST 2020 on 21st and 22nd January 2020.  OikonomiaFest  was inaugurated by Shri. Saju K Surendran, IES, Deputy Development Commissioner ,Cochin Special Economic Zone

The Department of Economics collaborated with IBS (Institute of Financial Studies, Changanachery) and started a 30 hour session on Financial Markets and the course started on 18th  December 2019

The Department PTA for the IIIDC & IIDC was held on 22nd,25th of September and for the IDC it was held on 6th October 2019.

Dr.Anupa Leela George, Asst. Professsor, Dept. of Economics participated  in the workshop on Teaching Methodology  conducted by S. B.College,  Changanacherry on 30/08/2019.

As part of the Youth Festival ALEKHA 2019,the department of Economics participated in various literary and cultural events like Essay writing, Poetry writing, Thiruvathirakalli, Oppana, Group Dance, Mime, Film Review, Mono-Act. Our students bagged 3 postions in Film Review, Oppana and Mono-Act. As part of the AESOP, department

As part of the Assumption College Social Extension Programme, Department of Economics, collaborated with CHARITAS INDIA and organised massive awareness campaigns on prevention of Cancer within the campus.

An expert lecture on the topic Economic Crisis and Fiscal Implications was given by Dr. Philips, M.P ,Head & Professor ( Retd.) Dept. of Economics, S.B .College (Autonomous) Changanacherry.

An Alumni Lecture was organised by the Department of Economics on 23/07/2019. Susmi Thomas, Research Assistant, IIM, Indore delivered a lecture on Behavioural Economics.

  • The Economics Association was officially inaugurated by Prof. Hemant Kumar Ettumanoorappan College, Ettumanoor on 22/07/2019.
  • An expert Talk on Game Theory and its relevance was delivered byProf. Hemant Kumar Ettumanoorappan College, Ettumanoor on 22/0

An Inter-departmental Debate Competition was held on 11/07/2019 as part of the World Population Day. The topic was Rising Population is a liability to growing Economies.

Human Rights, Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

Seminar on Human Rights, Gender Equality and Sustainable Development organised by the Dept of Economics in collaboration with SB College Changanacherry & Baselius College, Kottayam sponsored  by the Kerala State Higher Educatio Council is inaugurated by Erudite Scholar Dr Padmini Swaminathan on 29-01-2019

Diamond Jubilee celebration

Diamond Jubilee celebration of the department of Economics at 11am on 12-02-2018 in the William hall. Keynote address by Prof Shishir Kumar Jha, Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay.


Department of Economics has organised OIKONOMIA, a two day edufest – All Kerala Inter Collegiate Competitions in Quiz, Debate, Paper Presentation and Treasure Hunt on January 24-25, 2017. Oikonomia is organised every year with the objective of providing platform for the students to showcase their talents with a competitive s

A discussion on union and state budgets was conducted on 16th August 2016. The students of II DC and III DC presented papers on the topics.

Debate Competition

In connection with the Teachers’ Day celebration, the department of economics organised a debate competition for the assumptionites. The topic for the debate was ‘Aping the West has Destroyed Indian Culture’. Six teams from various departments actively participated in the event. Ashly Abraham and Ann Maria Thomas of III BACE were the

Association Inauguration

The activities of the Economics Association for the academic year 2016-17 was inaugurated by Mr AkshayAgarwal, Managing Director, Accumen Capital Market India Ltd on 10th  August 2016. He addressed the students on the topic “Indian Capital Market with Special Focus on Derivatives”.  ‘News and Views’-the annual newsletter of the departmen

Celebration of Van Mahotsav

As part of the Van Mahotsav week celebrations, the students and teachers of the department took the initiative to plant trees. In connection with this, a pencildrawing competition was conducted on 1st July 2016. The theme for the competition was Love Nature Save Trees.

Creative Expressions

A poster designing competition was conducted on 19th February 2016. The theme for the competition was Freedom of Expression.

Sports Day

Annual sports day was organised on 17th February 2016 and students of the department participated in all events. The department won 2nd position in the march past and Chinnu Shivaprasad of II DC Economics bagged 2nd prize in short put.


Oikonomia 2015-16 was held on 19th and 20th of January 2016. The fest was inaugurated by Prof. Rosamma Joseph, former Head of the Department of Economics.Competitions were held in paper presentation, debate and quiz. The event witnessed the participation of undergraduates and post graduates from various colleges.

Mission Day

The Department of Economics was very active in the mission day conducted as part of the charity mission of the college on 14th January 2016. The department extended a helping hand by organising various food stalls and previewing film shows. A sale of organic products was also arranged.

From Class Room to Marketing

An exhibition cum sale of jute bags was organised by Team WAVES- the entrepreneurial unit run by the students of Economics Department on 14th July 2015. The aim of the fair was to promote entrepreneurial skills among the students and to raise awareness about eco-friendly products.

Association Inauguration

Economics Association Inauguration, 5th August 2015. Dr. K J Joseph, Centre for Development Studies inaugurated the activities of the association for the year 2015-16 with a talk on Inclusive Growth; followed by the cultural activities of students.

Inter- departmental Quiz on “Life of APJ Abdul Kalam”

Inter- departmental Quiz on “Life of APJ Abdul Kalam” conducted by Economics department on 4th August 2015.

Personal effectiveness class

Personal effectiveness class for III DC students by Prof. Mollamma Mathew (Retired Faculty, Assumption College ) conducted on 6th and 7th July 2015.

Talk by J Justin P George (Research Scholar, University of Texas at Dallas)

Motivational talk by J Justin P George (Research Scholar, University of Texas at Dallas) conducted on 17th June 2015.

Invited lecture series- Prof. E M Thomas, Department of Economics

Invited lecture series- Prof. E M Thomas, Department of Economics, Christ College, Irinjalakkuda on “The contributions of Dr P J Thomas, The Keynes of Kerala, to the Subject of Economics” on February 11, 2015.