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      IGIDR Mumbai Courses and Fees

      Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai offers postgraduate and doctoral programmes. IGIDR Mumbai courses are offered in full-time mode. IGIDR Mumbai courses are available in the Economics and Development Studies branch. IGIDR Mumbai PG course includes M.Sc Economics. The course duration of the IGIDR Mumbai M.Sc Economics programme is 2 years. IGIDR Mumbai course at the doctoral level includes Ph.D Development Studies. The duration of the Ph.D Development Studies programme is 5 years. IGIDR Mumbai fee structure for the M.Sc Economics programme is Rs. 64,000. Mentioned below are the IGIDR Mumbai courses along with course fees and eligibility criteria. 

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      IGIDR Mumbai Courses, Fees and Eligibility Criteria

      Course

      Total Fees

      Eligibility Criteria

      M.Sc Economics

      Rs. 64,000

      Candidates should have passed B.A/B.Sc in Economics/B.Com/B.Statistics/B.Sc (Physics or Mathematics)/B.Tech/B.E with at least 55% aggregate marks for Economics discipline and 60% aggregate marks for other disciplines.


      Candidates must have studied Mathematics at the higher secondary or higher level.

      Ph.D Development Studies

      N/A

      Candidates must have passed M.A/M.Sc in Economics/M.Statistics/M.Sc (Physics or Mathematics or Environmental Science or Operations Research)/M.B.A/M.Tech/M.E/B.Tech/B.E with at least 55% aggregate marks for Economics discipline and 60% aggregate marks for other disciplines. 


      Candidates should have studied Mathematics at the higher secondary or higher level.

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      M.Sc Economics

      Offered by: IGIDR Mumbai
      Duration: 2 Years
      Full time
      Total Fees: 64.00 K

      Ph.D Development Studies

      Offered by: IGIDR Mumbai
      Duration: 5 Years
      Full time

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      Does IGIDR Mumbai provide internships to its students?

      Yes, IGIDR Mumbai provides internships to its students. Companies and research institutions hire first-year M.Sc. students for summer internships in addition to final placements. During placement week, interviews for summer interns are also conducted. The stages of the procedure for selection of a summer internship are similar to those of final placement.

      Who are the top recruiters of IGIDR Mumbai?

      Top recruiters of Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai are American Express, ANZ Capital Private Limited, Deloitte, HDFC Bank, HSBC Bank, Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC), J P Morgan Chase, Boston Analytics, CITIBANK, Deutsche Bank, Bank of America, Indian Credit Rating Association (ICRA), Jubilant Enpro Pvt. Ltd. Some of the academic and research institutes which employ the graduates are IIM, Ahmedabad, Indiana University, Bloomington, IIM, Kolkata, Indian School of Business (ISB), The Energy Research Institute (TERI).

      What is the placement process at IGIDR Mumbai?

      The pre-placement talk is often followed by a company visit during placement week where they conduct aptitude tests, group discussions, and personal interviews to recruit students. In the hiring process, many companies also conduct personality assessments (psychometric tests). Companies need to explain the types of candidates they will be looking for, the locations where the students will be employed, and the type of salary they will be providing during the pre-placement talk.

      IGIDR Mumbai Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

      1: What are the facilities available at IGIDR Mumbai?

      IGIDR has a conference room, one auditorium, two seminar rooms, four classrooms, two document cameras, Wi-Fi, digital classrooms, and video conferencing systems. The auditorium can accommodate about 500 people. Hostels are available for students on the campus. The library and the computer centre are among the IT facilities. Disabled-friendly facilities are available on campus, and access is not restricted. Ramps, scissor lifts, and passenger lifts are used to enable barrier-free access.

      2: Is IGIDR Mumbai accredited by NAAC?

      The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has awarded the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research in Mumbai with a "B+" grade of accreditation. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has acknowledged the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research in Mumbai. The Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research in Mumbai provides a PhD in Development Studies and an M.Sc. in Economics.

      3: Does IGIDR provide scholarships?

      IGIDR provides scholarships to deserving and financially struggling students. The Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai has designed the IGIDR Mumbai scholarships with the intention of assisting students who are pursuing higher education. Some of the scholarships are maximum five scholarships of Rs. 10,000 for masters programme in Economics, maximum of three scholarships of Rs. 17,000 for M.Phil programme in Development Studies. Maximum of three scholarships of Rs. 26,000 for visiting doctoral students and a maximum of two scholarships of Rs. 50,000 for post doctoral students. All the above scholarships are for a particular academic year.

      4: Is Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai recognised by the UGC?

      Under Section 3 of the UGC Act, the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, is recognised as a Deemed University. IGIDR was established as a public trust in January 1987 and as an autonomous organisation on November 14, 1986. Former Indian Prime Minister Late Shri Rajiv Gandhi inaugurated the campus on December 28, 1987. Researchers from many academic disciplines who work in various fields are employed by the Institute.

      5: How do I apply for IGIDR?

      IGIDR provides admission to doctoral and postgraduate level programmes. IGIDR Mumbai conducts an online test and conducts an online interview for individuals seeking admission to its M.Sc. in Economics and Ph.D. in Development Studies programmes. After having all of their required documentation confirmed, applicants should pay the IGIDR Mumbai admission fees.  

      6: Is IGIDR under RBI?

      The Reserve Bank of India founded and fully funds the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), an advanced research facility, to conduct research on development issues from a multidisciplinary perspective. Additionally, the Institute serves as a hub for encouraging collaboration and participation in research projects between Indian academics and institutions as well as between Indian and foreign scholars and organisations.

      7: Is IGIDR government or private?

      The Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai, is a public institution that was established as an autonomous society on November 14, 1986. The IGIDR's goals and objectives are to advance and carry out research on developmental issues from a wide-ranging inter-disciplinary perspective (economic, technological, social, political and ecological).

      8: What is the IGIDR Mumbai selection process for the M.Sc Economics admission?

      For IGIDR Mumbai M.Sc Economics admission, candidates are selected on the basis of candidates performance in an online test followed by an online interview.

      9: What is the course duration of the Ph.D Development Studies programme at IGIDR Mumbai?

      The course duration of the Ph.D Development Studies programme at IGIDR Mumbai is 5 years.

      10: What is the course fee of the M.Sc Economics programme at IGIDR Mumbai?

      The course fee of the M.Sc Economics programme at IGIDR Mumbai is Rs. 64,000.

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