12 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The MSc Economics is a stimulating and challenging program that provides international quality training in Economics and Econometrics
  • Through a combination of theoretical principles and empirical tools, the program emphasizes 'problem-solving and equips successful graduates with economic, quantitative, and communication skills that are highly sought by employers in the public and private sectors
  • The course structure is designed to be stimulating and challenging. Students take core modules in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Econometrics in the first semester
  • In the second semester, students will take specialized field modules that may include Microeconomics, International Trade, Labour Economics, Industrial Organisation, and Financial Economics
  • The program also requires students to undertake a research thesis during the summer term
  • The thesis uses the skills attained from the taught modules and allows students to demonstrate the analytical competencies developed throughout the program


  • University Rankings
    • #751-800

      - QS 2022

    • #501-600

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #1198

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 12,26,680
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 3,93,239
InsuranceINR 11,829
TransportationINR 27,600
Books and SuppliesINR 23,657
TotalINR 4,56,325

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Euro = INR 87.62


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 23ʳᵈ November 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • The degree is targeted at high-quality students with a strong background in Economics or with strong quantitative skills. In particular, students are eligible for admission if they have obtained the equivalent of at least a 2.1 grade in:
    • An honours degree in Economics, or a degree in which Economics formed a substantial component
    • An honours degree in which Economics formed a substantial component, including joint honours Economics degrees and some Business and Finance degrees that include core Economics modules
    • An honours degree in which there was a substantial quantitative component, such as Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematical Physics or Statistics
    • A postgraduate conversion course such as a Higher Diploma in Economic Science or similar
  • Applicants with a high 2.2 in an undergraduate Economics degree, but with 2.1 standards in key modules, may also be eligible and will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the Admissions Director


Marks - 92/120


Marks - 59/90


Marks - 6.5/9

Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two academic references are required
    • Students may be required to submit two written academic references. If they have graduated some years ago and are unable to get an academic reference, a professional reference may suffice

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

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