Department of Economics: Dr. Amrendra Kumar Singh

Name of Faculty:             Dr. Amrendra Kumar Singh

Date of Birth:                    12th August 1974

Designation:                    Assistant Professor

Department:                     Economics

Area of Specialisation:   Indian Economic Development & Policies; Micro & Macro Economics




Ph.D. M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bereilly Economics 2013 Awarded
PG University of Allahabad Economics 2000 2nd Division
UG University of Allahabad Economics, Ancient History, Defense Studies & Strategic Analysis 1996 1st Division
UGC NET/ SLET     Dec 2005  



Courses Taught Name of University/College/Institution Duration
B. Com (H), B. Com (Prog) B R Ambedkar College, DU Sep 2005 – Jul 2008
B. Com (H) Zakir Hussain College, DU Aug 2008 – Nov 2008
B. A. Hons. (Eco),  B. Com (Prog), B. A. (Prog) Shyam Lal College, DU Nov 2008 till date
M. A. (Eco) IGNOU (Study Centre 0769) Jan 2015 till date

Total Teaching Experience (in years):

  1. Under Graduation (Pass Course): 9 Years
  2. Under Graduation (Honours Course): 9 Years
  3. Post Graduation: 1 Year

Innovations/ Contributions in Teaching:

  1. Design of Curriculum: Developed a module of E-Pathshala for UGC (Title: Economic Growth & Development).
  2. Teaching Methods: Classroom teaching using blackboard and PPT for data interpretation, Group Discussion.
  3. Evaluation methods: As per University guidelines

Details of Teaching Plan etc.:

Details of course teaching Plan, Synopses of lectures and reading lists supplied to students

As per University Syllabus and referred reading list for the assigned classes by the Teacher Incharge

Details of participation in the following:

  1. University teaching (PG programme): IGNOU (MEC)



  1. No. of research papers published:
Publication Title Journal Published/ Edited in ISSN/ISBN No. (if available) Vol., Month & Year
Performance of Mahatama Gandhi NREGA in context of Rural Employment in India Journal of National Development 2011 ISSN 0972-8309 Vol. 24, No. 1 (Summer) 2011
Changing Rural Consumption In India Shodh Drishti 2011 ISSN 0976-6650 Vol. 2, No. 7, Oct-Dec 2011



ATTENDED (Please enclose list):

  1. Participated in National Seminar Organized by B R Amredkar College, DU – ‘Psychological Dimensions of Terrorism’ and Presented paper titled ‘Economic Perspective of Terrorism’: 17th Dec 2005
  2. Attended National Seminar Organized by SLC Eve – ‘Mapping Middle Class in Resurgent India: Perspectives and Roles’: 5th -6th Feb 2009
  3. Participated in ICT Workshop for Capacity Building of DU Faculty Organized by ILLL: 11th -23rd Jan 2010
  4. Participated in UGC Sponsored Orientation Course – 81st Orientation Course by DDU, Gorakhpur: 19th May to 25th June 2010 and obtainer Grade A
  5. Participated in International Conference Organized by SLC Eve – ‘Human Rights in 21st Century: Global Perspective, National Challenges’: 14th – 15th Feb 2012
  6. Participated in National Conference Organized by Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, DU – ‘FDI in India: Response and Challenges1’: 5th -6th Nov 2012
  7. Participated in International Conference Organized by SLC Eve – ‘Exploring Gandhian World Order’: 28th – 29th Jan 2013



  1. Positions held/ Leadership role played in organizations linked with Extension work and National Service Scheme (NSS), or NCC or any other similar activity: Member of NSS and Gandhi Study Circle Committee



Please give a short account of your contribution to:

  1. Co-curricular activities: Participated in Chess (M) in year 2006 in Inter College Annual Sports meet and secured 2nd Rank
  2. Enrichment of campus life (hostels, sports, games cultural activities) Organized and Participated in Student Educational and Cultural Tour for Alwar and Bhangarh Fort in 2013 & 2014 for the Economic Society of Eco (H) Students of SLC (E)
  3. Students welfare and Discipline : Served as a Convener of Discipline Committee and Convener of Student Advisory – 3 yrs each
  4. Membership/ Participation in Bodies/ Committees on Education and National Development : Currently serving as Convener Development Committee and also member of NSS and Gandhi Study Circle Committee