Brief history of the Department

History of the department:

The esteemed JSS Mahavidyapeetha established JSS college in chamarajanagar in 1963. in 1967 B A course was introduced and Economics was included as major subject. Since the introduction of B.Com course, Economics became part of degree courses. The strength of students began to increase to study the subject. The special feature is that rural students are more in number. Most of them are from poverty striken rural areas. Professors who have served for the upliftment of Economics department are Prof. K G Mahadevaswamy, Prof. S. Mariswamy, Prof. Dilipkumar, Prof. Nagendra Prasad, Prof. K.G Paramashivaswamy, Prof.Gundappa, Prof.Omkarappa, Prof. M Shivamurthy, Prof. M.S. Kumar, Prof. K.R. mallikarjunnapa, Prof. Shivabasappa, Prof. Paramesh S N, Prof. Devaraju etc.