Meet the H.O.D

Dr. Shailashree Haridas - H.O.D (Bsc-Economics)

Dr. Shailashree Haridas – H.O.D (Bsc-Economics)

MIT-WPU School of Economics is dedicated to the task of creating ethical, spirited and committed economic leaders & professionals for the country from the grassroots and from all walks of life. We will achieve this by exposing students to wider horizon of economic knowledge and its application infusing in them a sense of national pride, values and empathy for common people.

Why MIT- WPU?

Pursuing a B.Sc (Econamics) Programme from MIT World Peace University delivers a uniquely designed experience of best-in-class resources that are in conformance to futuristic Industry requirements, giving you an edge over your peers. Few of these are highlighted below-

    • Flexible Academic Credit System (ACS)

    • Continuous Updated Education (CUEd)

    • Research Collaborations

    • Corporate Collaborations for Live Industry Projects

    • National, Internationally acclaimed Research Scholars and Faculty

    • Rural Immersion Programme

    • Peace Programmes for holistic development

    • Promote Sports Culture for Peace

    • Rural Immersion Programme

    • National Study Tour

    • Peace Programmes for holistic development

    • Promote Sports Culture for Peace

    • Alumni Connect for hand holding support

    • Social Mission – inculcate Social Responsibility for sustainable development goals

    • Life @ campus beyond education

        • Promote National & International level Competitive Sports

        • NCC & Gymkhana

        • E-Cell-Entrepreneurship Skills

        • Communications Laboratory

        • Counselling

        • Film Club

        • Student Initiatives- Abhivyakti

Eligibility & Admission Process

Admission to 3 year Programme in Economics will be based on a four-fold criteria – marks of 12th Standard (of any Board in the country or its equivalent abroad), score of Common Entrance Test UG-PET which shall be conducted by Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, a statement of purpose (SOP) explaining why the candidate wants to take admission into the course followed by an interview. The SOP has to be in the form of a three minute video which the candidate has to upload on MIT-WPU website. Based on these three criteria, a candidate’s eligibility for the course will be decided and admission will be on merit basis. We are following this selection method because we believe that it is the candidate’s inherent interest in the subject and passion for it than mere aptitude is required for the candidate to complete this course satisfactorily.

Selection Criteria

    • Minimum 50% marks in 10+2 (For all faculties)

Advisory Board

Bhavna Doshi
Independent Consultant
Bhavna Doshi Independent Consultant
Ms. Piya Mahtaney, Former Associate Editor, The Economic Times
Ms. Piya Mahtaney, Former Associate Editor, The Economic Times
Shri. Nanik Rupani, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
Shri. Nanik Rupani, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
Shri. Jairaj Purandare, ex-Managing Partner, PWC
Shri. Jairaj Purandare, ex-Managing Partner, PWC
Dr. Narendra Jadhav, MP (RS), Economist, Writer and Educationist
Dr. Narendra Jadhav, MP (RS), Economist, Writer and Educationist
V.K. Sharma 
Former ED, RBI
V.K. Sharma Former ED, RBI
Shailashree Haridas
Shailashree Haridas
Dr. Thiagu Ranganathan, IIM Nagpur
Dr. Thiagu Ranganathan, IIM Nagpur

College Infrastructure

We offer state-of-the-Art infrastructure with air-conditioned rooms which are ICT enabled for seamless learning of students. Hostel facilities will be made available for students on payment basis within 1 and 1 ½ kms radius of the Campus. Hostel fees of Rs. 90,000/- p.a., inclusive of meals to be paid separately.

Campus Culture

With due respect and importance to the IT Revolution and being a technological institution, MAEER’s MIT Pune has taken all the steps to equip its students with all the advantages this revolution has to offer. With its help we have transformed MAEER’s MIT Pune campus into a true e-campus with a total of 400 computers connected with fiber-optic backbone networks and server-client technology. The e-campus comprises of a state-of-art Internet Centre, which remains open for 24 hours and has been connected with a 4MBPS leased line through ERNET which facilitates high-speed Internet Access and uninterrupted connectivity throughout the campus.

We take every effort to encourage our students to participate in various social, cultural and sports activities. The college has its own cricket, football and volleyball grounds. It also has 1500 sq. ft. modern style well equipped gymnasium. Table Tennis, Carrom and Wrestling facilities are also provided. Our students have participated and won number of prizes at Inter-Collegiate, University, State and National levels. MIT Pune has successfully organized several sports tournaments including Inter-Engineering Athletic Meet, Cricket, Basketball, Volleyball, Table Tennis tournaments, Zonal level Boxing, Badminton, Chess tournaments and Inter-Professional College Volley ball, Basketball tournaments, and so on. Summit – A National Level Inter-Engineering Meet Robocon