M.A Programme in Economics

1. Programme Design
M.A in Economics is an intensive two years (4 semesters) full time on-campus programme designed to provide to the students a sound theoretical background in the principles of economics and equip them with analytical tools and techniques for understanding & solving social and economic issues with multi-dimensional economic research. Apart from being equipped in different branches of economics, this programme also establishes a platform for quantitative and qualitative applications, economic modeling and policy analysis. It will be worthwhile to the student in terms of effective understanding of the theoretical aspect & analytical aspects of the subject as well as enable them to understand the tools of empirical analysis. The present curriculum contains teaching and evaluation methodology which ensures that the students are well trained and equipped with the latest knowledge and skills to cope with new emerging challenges. The overall envisage of the M.A Economics programme is dissemination of comprehensive knowledge focused at problem solving for national and international economic issues.

2. Programme Objective
The broad objectives of the Masters in Economics Programme are:

  • To impart sound theoretical knowledge & economic ideologies to the students
  • To teach them the quantitative and qualitative applications of these ideologies
  • To enable them to carry out theoretical, empirical, policy and inter-disciplinary research

3. Eligibility

  • Passed BA Degree examination of Bangalore University (with Economics as one of the triple majors) or BA (Economics) of any other University as equivalent thereto
  • Secured not less than 50% of the marks in the aggregate
  • For SC/ST/Cat.-I students and blind students, the minimum percentage of marks required shall be less by 5%

4. Career Opportunities

  • Career in the government and non-government organizations that are involved in economic analysis, economic policy development, social policy development, project management and policy evaluation.
  • Opportunities as economists and policy analysts, researchers, project officers and consultants.
  • Career in Academic/Research area
MBA/PGDM First/Fifth Trimester End Trimester Examination results are published online through the ERP solution. Students having any grievance shall report to the COE on or before 26th February 2019. Supplementary results can be viewed through the link https://results.kristujayanti.edu.in.| Admission 2019: The Result of PG Counselling held on 19th January 2019 [View Result]. Next counselling will be held on 23rd February, 2019 | Industrial Visits and Project Viva Voce for BBA VI Semester students shall be held on 19th March 2019. BBA VI semester students have to report by 8:30 AM in the campus on 19-March-2019 for the same.|

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