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Programs

Under Graduate Courses

Course Name Duration of Course Current Strength
B.A.(Bachelor of Arts) 3 years 379


Post Graduate Courses

Course Name Duration of Course Current Strength
M.A. (Master of Arts) 2 Years(4 semesters) 49

Teaching Faculty

Name : Prof. D. R. Pathan
Designation : Head of Department
Qualification : M.A. (Economics)
Experience : Teaching 26 years (UG and PG)
High Lights
  • BCUD funded Minor Research Project on “A study of Pomegranate Producing Farmers in Indapur Taluka” completed in 2012-14
  • Students Welfare Officer, since 2014-15.
  • A recognized Post Graduate teacher.
  • Attended various State, National and International Seminars and Conferences and workshops.
  • Member of various college committees.
Email ID : dastgir.pathan@moderncollegegk.org


Name : Dr. Abaso Hariba Shinde
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.A.¸ M.Phil.¸ Ph.D.
Experience : Teaching: 9 Years (UG and PG)
1. Awards
  • Progressive Education Society’s Award for Academic Contribution in 2014-15
  • Felicitation on Teacher’s Day at Grampanchayat Varkute Khurd, Indapur Taluka, Pune on 5th Sept. 2015
Publications :
  1. Books – 02 (Co-authored)
    1. Two Chapters in Economic Development & Planning T.Y.B.A G-3 Text book ISBN: 978-93-83639-26-72.
    2. Two chapters in International Economics T.Y.B.Com. Text book ISBN: 978-93-83639-27-4
  2. Papers published:
    1. Online Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies "Economics of Sericulture Industry" (ISSN:2321-88, 19Aug.20113)
    2. International Journal of Multifaceted and Multilingual "A Studies of Education & Health Service Sector in India"(ISSN:2394-207X, March 2015)
    3. "Study of Control on Disease of Mulberry Bush and Silk worm" in Sahakari Mahrashtra (ISSN:0972-3218/2000 Aug.2015)
    4. "Economics of Sericulture Industry" in Vanijya Vidhya ISSN:0975-623X, Oct.-Nov. 2013)
    5. “A Study of Silk Worm and care of Cocoon and Mulberry Bush” in Baliraja, (July 2013)
Conference/ Seminars :
  1. Innovation1. : Participated -1
  2. International Level : Attended – One
  3. National Level : Paper Presented - Five , Attended- Ten
  4. State Level : Attended – Nine
  5. University Level : Attended –Seven
  6. Workshops Attended: Revised Syllabus in S.Y.B.A.¸ T.Y.B.A¸ M.A. Part –I & M.A. Part- II
Life Member : Marathi Arthshastra Parishad ( No.1392)
College Level :
  • Co-Ordinator 3 Years : Department of Adult¸ Continuing Education & Extension { 2012-13(4 Program), 2013- 2014(2 Program) & 2015-16(3 Program) }
  • Student Welfare 3 Years : Member
  • Soft Skill Program 4 Years : Member
  • N.S.S. 4 Years : Member
  • Indian Red Cross Society : Co-Ordinator - 02 Year
  • BCUD Project : Co-Investigator (2012-13 to 2013-14)


Name : Mrs. Shilly John
Designation : Assistant Professort
Qualification : M.A. & M.Phil in Economics, M.P.M., NET
Experience : Teaching-13yrs. (UG and PG)
Publications
  • Research paper published on “Changing Pattern of Card Based Payment System in India” in SAMEEKSHA SHODH (ISSN:2348-2362)
  • Paper published on “Growth Trend in Card Based Payment in India” in RESCO (ISSN: 2395-6860)
Papers presented in Conference/ Seminar/ Symposium
  1. A preliminary study of credit card use by government employees; Poster presented in INNOVATION 2007, first Conference for Pune University Teachers, organized by Board of College and University Development, University of Pune, at University of Pune on 19th and 20th November 2007 (Abstract No. 270, p. 126).
  2. SEZ : Uneven Growth; Paper presented in National Seminar on “SEZs in India: A Critical Perspective”, organized by the Department of Sociology, Tilak Maharashtra University, Pune at Tilak Maharashtra University, Pune on 14th January 2008.
  3. Impact of globalization on banking sector in India; Paper presented in National Seminar on “Impact of Globalization on Industrial and Financial Sectors in India in the Present Scenario”, Organized by the Department of Economics and Commerce, Poona College of Arts, Science and Commerce, at Poona College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Camp, Pune, on 8th and 9th February 2008 (Abstract No. 3, p. 4).
  4. Emerging Dimensions in the Indian Finance Sector: The Credit Card Industry; Paper presented in International Conference on “Changing Face of Emerging India and Its Impact on the New Global Order”, organized by the Department of Commerce, Abeda Inamdar Senior College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Azam Campus, Camp, Pune, on 15th, 16th and 17th December 2008 (Sr. No. 32, pp. 182-192).

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Name : Bhujang Sawaishikre
Designation : Assistant Professort
Qualification : M.A. Economics, M.Phil, NET
Experience : Teaching: 4 Years (UG and PG)
High Lights :

Paper Presented in Seminars, Conferences:

  • “Economic Policies and Suicides of Agricultural Farmers”, paper presented in University level Seminar in Shiv Chatrapati Arts And commerce Colleg, Wadgaon(BK), Pune on 10th Feb. 2011

  • “The Adverse Impact of Economic Development on Environment”, paper presented in State Level Conference on Sustainable Development and Agriculture in Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Ganeshkhind, Pune on 25th and 26th February 2011.

Attended various College, State and National level workshops, seminars and conferences related to academics.

Working on different college level committees.



Research Projects

Completed Projects

BCUD funded Minor Research Project on “A study of Pomegranate Producing Farmers in Indapur Taluka” completed in 2012-14

Ongoing Projects

Research Publications

Linkage Collaboration

Consultancy

Activities

The Department conducts the following activities:

Guest Lectures, Educational Visits, Quiz Competitions, Surveys are undertaken by PG students, Seminars, workshops etc..

  • In the academic year 2015-16 a State Level Conference was organized on 4th Feb.2015 on the topic “New Dimensions of the Emerging Indian Economy”.

About 62 lecturers and research scholars from various colleges/institutes participated in the Conference. 35 research papers were accepted and each of the paper presenter was given a CD for the Conference Proceedings. Dr. Sunil Dhapte, Director, YASHADA, Dr. W.N. Salve form Shri Venkatesh College, Ichalkarnaji, Dr. Pradeep Apte form Fergusson College and Dr. Avinash Nikam were the Resource Persons for the conference.



Dr. Sunil Dhapte, Director, YASHADA, Pune, speaking in the inaugural session. Seated from left are Prof. Prakash Dixit, Deputy Secretary, P.E. Society and Dr. Sanjay Kharat, Principal, Dr. Jyoti Gagangras, Vice-Principal Arts and Prof Dastagir Pathan, Coordiantor & HOD, Economics.



Dr. Sanjay Kharat, Principal speaking during the valedictory function. Seated from left are Resource person Dr. Avinash Nikam. Chief Editor, Arthasamvad, Prof Dastagir Pathan, Dr. W.N. Salve, Shri Venkatesh College, Ichalkarnaji, Chief Guest of the session and Dr. Jyoti Gagangras, Vice-Principal Arts.


  • On 31st August 2016, the department organized a Quiz Competition for the UG students on "Indian Economy". About 99 students participated in the competition.

Quiz competition held on 31st August 2016 on “Indian Economy” by Department of Economics.


  • As a part of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of the College, the Department of Economics in association with the Marathi Arthashastra Parishad organized a ‘Dr. Sudha Mokashi’ awarded -one day workshop on "Fishery Production and Management" on Friday, 7th October 2016. There were about 110 participants including staff and students. The guest included Dr. Shivaji Bhosale, Chairman, Marathi Arthashastra Parishad, Prof. Dr. Avinash Nikam, Chief Editor, Arthasamvad, Prof. Suresh Todkar, Joint Secretary, PES, Shivajinagar, Pune and Dr. D.V. Jahagirdar, Former Chairman Marathi Arthashastra Parishad. Mr. Vijay Shikre, Joint-Director, Matsya Utpadan Kendra, Hadapsar, Pune, and Dr. Sanjay Kharat, Principal, Modern College, Ganeshkhind were the resource persons.


Speaking on the occasion is Dr. Shivaji Bhosale, Chairman, Marathi Arthashastra Parishad, seated from left to right are Mr. Vijay Shikre, Joint-Director, Matsya Utpadan Kendra, Hadapsar, Pune, Dr. Sanjay Kharat, Principal, Prof. Dastagir Pathan, HOD, Economcis and Prof. Dr. Avinash Nikam, Chief Editor, Arthasamvad.



Speaker is Mr. Vijay Shikre, Joint-Director, Matsya Utpadan Kendra, Hadapsar and seated from left to right are Dr. Shivaji Bhosale, Chairman, Marathi Arthashastra Parishad, Prof. Dr. Avinash Nikam, Chief Editor, Arthasamvad and Prof. Dastagir Pathan, HOD Economics.


NET/ SET/ GATE Qualified staff members and students (2011-14):

Sr. No.

Name

Staff member / Student

Year

1.

Mr. B. G. Sawaishikre

Staff

2012


INFRASTRUCTURE IF APPLICABLE

The Department is well established with a departmental library. The department has its own PC with internet connection and a Printer. A classroom with LCD projector is also available.

Placement

Alumni

Infrastructure

Support Staff:

Name Designation Qualification Experience
Mr. Raju Khude Peon   15 Yrs.

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  Our Courses

  • U.G. COURSES
  • B.A.(Economics)
  • B.A.(English)
  • B.A.(Geography)
  • B.A.(History)
  • B.A.(Psychology)
  • B.A.(Sociology)
  • B.Com.
  • B.B.A.(C.A.)
  • B.Sc.(Biotechnology)
  • B.Sc.(Chemistry)
  • B.Sc.(Computer Science)
  • B.Sc.(Maths)
  • B.Sc.(Microbiology)
  • B.Sc.(Physics)
  • B.Sc.(Zoology)
  • B.C.A.(Science)

  • P.G. COURSES
  • M.A.(Economics)
  • M.A.(History)
  • M.A.(Sociology)
  • M.COM.
  • M.SC.(Biotechnology)
  • M.SC.(Chemistry)
  • M.SC.(Computer Science)
  • M.SC.(Microbiology)
  • M.SC.(Zoology)

  • Skill Based
  • B.Voc.(Food Processing Technology)
  • B.Voc.(Green House Technology)

  • Research Centre
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology