MA (Applied Economics)
Course length: 2 Years
Fee Structure (In ):
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Course Objectives:The Program is intended to provide strong foundation to students. This programme caters to economics aspirants who desire to build their professional competence on a higher plateau with specialised knowledge in the field of economics and its applications. It aims to equip students with the knowledge and competence in the field of business and economics to pursue a professional career. This programme is to impart basic knowledge and skills in all the important subjects in the field of Economics, to equip the students thoroughly in the field of Econometrics, mathematics and finance, to prepare students for advanced studies in economics, to foster ethical and moral values and attitudes for their development as effective personnel for business, industry and the financial services sector.
List of Key modules offered in the course –
- Advance Economics Analysis
- Statics and Computer Application
- Applied Financial Economics
- Monetary Macro Economics
- Advance Mathematical Economics
- Research Methodology for Applied Economics
- Application of Public Finance
- Econometrics Methods
- International Economics
- Law and Economics
- Agricultural Economics
- Applied Econometrics
Career Opportunities upon completion of the course –
A post graduation in Applied Economics has an edge in the competitive world. Students can pursuit for higher studies in economics by enrolling themselves in the doctorial degree in Economics; even they can opt for post doctoral degree from any part of the world. This programme has developed basic knowledge and skills of all the important subjects in the field of Economics. This has also equipped the students thoroughly in the field of Econometrics, Mathematics and Finance etc. and prompt knowledge of quantitative tools. This programme brings various career options to the students as: Banker, Educator, Wealth Manager, Government, Business Consultant, Fund Manager, Economic Analyst, and Market Forecaster etc.
Eligibility Criteria: Admission to a postgraduate degree at School of Commerce and Economics, JLU Bhopal requires a minimum of 50% in an undergraduate degree or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from an institute affiliated to a university or any university recognized by UGC. Candidates in the final year of their respective undergraduate programme are also eligible to apply for admission. Their admission will be subject to their qualifying the exam with the required marks. Applicants for the PG course will have to appear for a Personal Interview (PI) round. The selection of candidates will be made based on their academic merit and performance in the PI round.