The Department aims to promote academic excellence and develop expertise to influence and contribute to public policy and decision making through teaching, research and training. The department comprises of multidisciplinary team of academicians and professionals drawn from fields from Economics, Management, Law, Sociology/Anthropology, Governance, Urban Management etc. The department offers M.A. in Public Policy and Sustainable Development, Sustainable Development Practices, and M.Sc. in Economics (with specialization in Environmental and Resource Economics) in addition to doctoral and several other short term programmes targeted for fresh graduates and mid-career professionals.
Aim: To promote academic excellence and develop expertise to influence and contribute to public policy and decision making through teaching, research and training
Head of Department
Dr Sukanya DasHoD and Associate Professor"Dr Sukanya Das is an environmental economist with an interest in environmental valuation and policy. Prior to joining TERI SAS she was a Faculty at Madras School of Economics for more than seven years after completing her Ph.D from Jadavpur University. She has an expertise in handling research projects in the area of environmental and resource economics, water economics and health economics."