Degrees offered: B.A., B.A.(Hons), B.B.A, B.Com, B.Com(Hons), B.Ed., B.Sc.

What is Economics

Economics deals with the social and monetary aspects of an entity, organisation and country like production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Economics covers the market structure, statistics, mathematics for economics, open economy macroeconomics and Indian economic policy. On pursuing courses like Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economic and Masters of Arts (MA) in Economics, one can get placed in the financial and banking sector, law sector etc. Career opportunities can be explored as risk analysts, financial analysts, market analysts and portfolio managers among others.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility for UG: Candidates must have passed Class XII from a recognised board of examination.

Eligibility for PG: To pursue the postgraduate programme in Economics, one must have pursued graduation in Economics.

Scope of Economics

  • Economists are in huge demand in the baking field as consultants and analysts. With the expansion of the banking sector both across the rural and urban landscape, there is expected to be large scale requirement of economic advisors in this field in the coming years.

  • With the advent of globalisation, a large number of companies like Starbucks, Ebay, Amazon, Walmart have gone global. However, many of these companies have faced and continue to face challenges due to their lack of knowledge of the foreign markets. This is where the role of economists come in most handy who help the company understand the domestic economy of a place how to influence it demand and supply process.



Course Fee for Economics

Minimum Fees Maximum Fees
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B.A.(Hons) in Economics at Nilamani Mahavidyalaya, Balasore
B.A. in Economics at JN College, Nehra
24.05 Lakhs
B.A.(Hons) in Economics at Ashoka University, Sonepat
13.26 Lakhs
Dual Degree in Economics at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
1.10 K
M.Phil. in Economics at Queen Mary's College, Chennai
M.A. in Economics at Darshan Shah College, Katihar
24.00 Lakhs
M.A. in Economics at Amity University, Noida
3.65 Lakhs
M.A. in Economics at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Kolkata
10.50 K
Ph.D in Economics at Maganlal Thakordas Balmukunddas Arts College, Surat
3.45 K
Ph.D in Economics at Panjab University, Chandigarh
6.61 Lakhs
Ph.D in Economics at Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur
8.05 Lakhs
Ph.D in Economics at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Kolkata
40.00 K
Diploma in Economics at Symbiosis School of Economics, Pune
Data not available
3.50 Lakhs
M.Sc. in Economics at Symbiosis International University, Pune
Data not available

Questions related to Economics

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is there entrance test for economics and its combinations in christ university?

Vagisha Aggarwal 1st Apr, 2020

Hello Aspirant

Yes, it does

The questions are generally from the area of general English, general awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, and quantitate aptitude.

For more details you can refer to


I just gave my 12th exam and i opted arts, I wanna do my career in the field of economics. which college should I prefer?

Manish Singh 1st Apr, 2020

If you want to pursue a course in the field of economics you can do BSC economics hons from Delhi University which is known for its economic hons degree as well.

St. Stephen's College

Delhi School of Economics

Shri Ram College of Commerce

Lady Shri Ram College

Hindu College

Hans Raj College

Ramjas College

Miranda House

These are the college you can go for


how to get Jamia milia islamia entrance previous years paper for course ba honours economics

ADIL KHAN Student Expert 1st Apr, 2020

Hi Akash,

The entrance test papers are easily available in the campus of Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi. There are various photoshop points in the campus it self where you can get the previous year papers. You can appear for mock tests and do sample papers to get an Idea about the pattern of the test.

You can view the exam pattern here -

For more information on eligibility/entrance test/admission you can reach out to us.

Hope it helps,




Abhishek Ranjan Student Expert 30th Mar, 2020


Syllabus of the entrance exam of  M.A Economics in as given below.

- Microeconomic theory,

- Macroeconomic theory,

- Mathematical techniques used by economists,

- Probability and statistics,

- The Elements of Real Analysis

- E.A. and N. Levinson,

- Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations

- Introduction to Matrices and Linear Transformations

- Linear Algebra,

- Prentice-Hall,

- Introduction to Mathematical Statistics

- Principles of Mathematical Analysis


I have done commerce with maths in class 12th and now i want to know economics courses like fees,eligibility etc.

Apoorva Student Expert 29th Mar, 2020

Hello dear student,

Yes definitely you are eligible to do economics Hons. So as you have asked for the fee structure and those details .  Although there are total 3 courses to do bachelors in economics. So these are

  • in applied economics
  • in business economics
  • Bachelors of economics

Here I am giving you a link of the universities who give admission to students for these courses. Kindly refer to this link for more information.

Thank you

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