The Department of Economics is the first department of the faculty of Humanities & Social Science It started functioning at the inception of the University in April 29, 1989. Founding Chairman Md. Abdur Rab. A critical element of this differentiation involves a commitment to continuous learning and a willingness to accept personal challenges. In line with the changing market demands, the Department of Economics has BSS (Honours) and MSS program. The department has opened Evening MSS program from 2010. There is a fundamental change in course curriculum based on the experience and knowledge gained over a period of time by the faculty members. The Department also offers M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees under the supervision of a number of qualified researchers. We hope that this program would be able to play a pivotal role in the development of a new generation.