Masters of Arts in Economics is a postgraduate program which includes comprehensive and thorough study of economics as a discipline to an advanced level. Students in this program primarily learn how to use economic analysis tools needed to study issues and policies. They also develop strong research skills as well as analytical abilities through rigorous studies in economic theory. The goal of this program is to provide the theoretical knowledge as well as practical uses of the economic theories in real life.
Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters)
Any Bachelor degree of three year duration with at least 45% marks in aggregate, or, any other examination recognized by M.D. University, Rohtak as equivalent thereto
(i) The maximum period in which a candidate must qualify for the degree shall be five years. If a student passes an examination in the last year of total duration, he/she will not get any regular chance for improvement.
(ii) After passing an examination, the student will be allowed two chances for improvement (subject to i above) i.e. one chance for odd semesters and second chance for even semesters. The result will be revised after second chance is over. The examinations of even semester shall be held in the month of November/December and examinations of odd Semesters shall be held in the month of May/June each year.
(iii) The re-appear examinations of the students will be held with regular even and regular odd semester examinations. However, the re-appear examinations of the last two semesters will be held simultaneously.
Scope of M.A. Economics
The scope of the subject is significant at both national and international level .
- There is extensive demand for economic researchers, analysts, consultants and strategists.
- Banking, industrial sector, trade, commerce, taxation, finance, insurance and several other areas require basic to advance knowledge of economics.