Department of Economics, Commerce and Management

The Mission Statement
The Department of Economics, Commerce and Management aspires to prepare and develop students with relevant industrial, managerial and entrepreneurial knowledge, skills, and values, thereby, empowering them to be self-reliant and capable of making meaningful contributions to society."


The Department was started in 2006, and, at present, has 12 faculty members. The Department was formerly known as the Department of Management Studies and started with a Bachelor of Business Administration that intended to cater to students aspiring for a professional course in management. In 2009, an MBA with various specialisations was introduced. With the introduction of the Master of Commerce (MCom) in 2014, the Department became known as the Department of Management and Commerce Studies. In 2018, the Department was given its current name, the Department of Economics, Commerce and Management, with the introduction of MA Economics.

The Department has carried out the following projects and activities:

  • Manroi Business Consultancy at Jowai in 2015
  • NOVA – 2016
  • Synergy- Farmer’s Market and Seminar, 2017
  • Seminar on Sustainable Livelihoods, 2018
  • Annual Department Club activities

Programs available:

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535437/6009602012

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Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017