Holycross College Nagercoil



We aim at the all round development of our students preparing them to become responsible citizens. Due preference is given to the marginalized poor and the weak students.
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    • To tap the talents and skills of our students
    • To promote entrepreneurial motivation and nurture social responsibility
    • To prepare the students to choose a career in the public or private sector
    • To frame suitable study methods to enhance the standard of our slow achievers
    • To help them get into a rewarding career in areas of business, finance, industry and government
    • To enhance them with an economic point of view and help them use their analytical, informed, communicative and intuitive skills in their career.


The Department of Economics came into being in 1976 with the starting of B.A Economics major. The department has produced many University rank holders in the past decades. The inter disciplinary P.G. course in Economics (Self financed) was started in 2003. The department has organized UGC sponsored national seminars and state level seminars. Crossnomics-an inter-collegiate quiz competition in Economics is a special feature of this department. Many of our students are well placed in Banking, administrative, educational, entrepreneurial and financial services.

Holycross College Nagercoil