It is a matter of great pleasure for me to welcome you to the department of Economics. The department of Economics was established in 1966. It is one of the premier post graduate institutions in the country. The department of Economics at the University of Kashmir aspires to emerge as an internationally recognized teaching and research centre aiming at giving out knowledge which makes Jammu Kashmir and the rest of world a better place to live in. Our mission is excellence through intellectual labour, creative endeavor and thinking in a more collaborative manner. The entire fraternity at the department adheres to lofty values of professionalism, integrity, teamwork, commitment, merit, hard work and more importantly the collective social responsibility.


The Department of Economics offers Master of Arts (M. A.), Master of Philosophy (M. Phil) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programmes. The students are seriously trained in both theoretical and applied compartments of economics. They are also provided training with the objective to prepare them for a mission so that needs of academia, civil   society, public as well as corporate sector and more importantly common

Dr. Effat Yasmin
Head Of Department