School of Economics

M.Sc. Economics

Programme Overview

2 Years Programme in M.Sc Economics is designed to equip students with the knowledge, tools, methods and theories of Economics in a way such that they can apply them in practice. It will be of a total of 6 trimesters containing 94 credits. The aim of the programme is to help students to critically and objectively analyze issues related to the economy, business, public policy, and society. To develop analytical and quantitative abilities, problem-solving aptitude and skill through academics and to motivate and encourage students to get research oriented and develop skills to undertake research projects. The Programme is divided into 6 trimesters. Eminent Guest & Faculties from Industry, Academia and Policy circles will deliver a session.

M.Sc. (Economics) is a two-year post-graduate programme, which blends economic theory with its empirical application in a balanced way to enhance the understanding of economic policies at the national and international level. The programme focuses on Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Advanced Econometrics, Derivative and Risk Analysis, Labour Economics, Health Economics, and Green Economics. The course curriculum provides eighteen advanced core courses, seven foundation courses, and five elective courses. Training in advanced econometrics and its application through hands-on software training is a key feature of the programme. The meticulous and advanced two-year programme serves as an excellent foundation for finding a career in the corporate sector, research and academics.

Programme Hightlights

  • Economics with quantitative approach

  • Applied Econometrics with Eviews & Python and Excel

  • Economic Modelling

  • Economic research, Policy Analysis

  • Entrepreneur Development & Venture Capital

  • The Programme has 94 credits and 32 subjects

  • Field visits & Industrial visits

  • Value-added Certification Courses

  • National & Study Tour

  • Eminent Guests & Faculties from Industry, Academia and policy circles will deliver guest lecture

  • Intense Industry Internship

Programme Structure

The Programme is divided into 6 trimester. Eminent Guest & Faculties from Industry, Academia and Policy circles will deliver session. Paper presentation with the publication along with Intense Industry Internship and Industrial Visit is an integral part of pedagogy.

Programme Structure – M.Sc. (Economics) 

Career Opportunities

The career in economics has widened tremendously in the last decades because of globalization and rapid economic development.

Corporates: Actuarial analyst, Data analyst, Economist, Financial risk analyst, Investment analyst, Stockbroker, Business development manager, Data scientist, Diplomatic services officer, Management consultant, Policy Maker, Quantity surveyor, Credit analyst, Management Trainee.

Government: Economic Advisor, Policy Maker, Local government officer, Government Economic Service, Government Statistical Service, Government Operational Service, Government Social Research Service, Generalist, Diplomatic Service, Human Resources, Houses of Parliament, and Diplomatic Service Economics.

Research: Policy Researcher/ Development Researcher/ Economic Researcher/ Environmental Researcher/ Agricultural Researcher, Business Researcher, Ph.D. Researcher (International/ National), Post Doctorate Fellow (International/ National)