MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES

(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )

Deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC Act,1956

BA (Hons) – Economics MRIIRS

Course details

Duration: 3 Years
Intake: 30
FEES (Per annum) for Indian Nationals in Rupees: ₹ 1,11,000
FEES (Per annum) in US $ For PIO/NRI Students: US $ 3300
Criteria for Preparation of Merit list – Preference Wise:
I – Merit in MRNAT 2018
II – Merit in Qualifying Exam

Eligibility Criteria

Pass in 10+2 Examination / Equivalent Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate in 5 subjects including English as compulsory subjects along with 4  subjects with the highest score out of the remaining subjects

Course Overview

BA (Honours) Economics is a full-time undergraduate program designed to deals with the study and application of economic theory in today’s world. The program aims at building required analytical and critical skills and attitude to students that enable them successfully participate in the world at large. The primary objective of the economics program is to offer educational opportunities to students by preparing them to be accomplished citizens and professionals capable of critical thinking and independent analysis. The department is committed towards promoting high quality teaching and research within its undergraduate and postgraduate studies along with doctoral and public policy research programs.

The study of economics opens up career opportunities in both the government and private sectors. It provides ample scope and prestigious positions nationally and internationally. Well-trained economists are placed across the government sector including the Indian Economic Service and Reserve Bank of India Officer, corporate firms like TCS/IBM/HSBC and many more, research institutes (National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, National Council of Applied Economic Research, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, and several premier institutes in country under the Indian Council of Social Science Research), international development agencies (UN organizations and World Bank groups), non-governmental organizations, banking/financial sector and several academic institutions. In the job market, there is an increasing demand for economic analysts, researchers and consultants.

COURSE STRUCTURE

Semester Foundation Course Open Elective Core Courses Discipline Centric Elective Total Courses Total Credits
Credit No. of Course Credit No. of Course Credit No. of Course Credit No. of Course
I 2 2 4 3 5 16
II 2 1 3 1 4 3 5 17
III 2 1 3 1 4 3 5 17
IV 2 1 3 1 4 3 5 17
V 3 1 4 3 3 2 7 23
Dissertation Proposal 2 1
VI 4 2 3 2 5 20
Dissertation 4 1
Totalð 32 110


Course Available:

Ability Enhancement Foundation Course Skill Enhancement Foundation Course Generic Elective Course Compulsory Core Course Discipline Specific Elective Course
Basics of Economic Principles Presentation Skills Writing Skills Introductory Microeconomics Software on Data Analysis
English Communication Skills Personality Development Entrepreneurship development Introductory Macroeconomics Development Economics
Environmental Studies Employability Skills Quantitative Reasoning Mathematics for Economics Money and Banking
Professional Skills Intermediate Microeconomics Money and Capital Markets
Computer Applications Intermediate Macroeconomics Behaviuoral Economics
Consumer Psychology Elementary Statistics Environmental Economics
Indian Economic History Microeconomic Extensions
Foreign Language Macroeconomic Extensions
Quantitative Economics
Public Economics
Economic Growth and Development
Statistical Methods
International Economics
Research Methods
Basic Econometrics
Indian Economy and Policy
International Institutions

Placement Opportunities

Study of economics opens up career opportunities in both the government and private sectors. It provides ample scope and prestigious positions nationally and internationally. Well-trained economists are placed across the government sector including the Indian Economic Service and Reserve Bank of India Officer, corporate firms like TCS/IBM/HSBC and many more, research institutes (National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, National Council of Applied Economic Research, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, and several premier institutes in country under the Indian Council of Social Science Research), international development agencies (UN organizations and World Bank groups), non-governmental organizations, banking/financial sector and several academic institutions. In the job market, there is an increasing demand for economic analysts, researchers and consultants.