B.A. (Hons.) Economics

Economics Honors: Your Gateway to Government Excellence

    OVERVIEW

    BA (Hons.) Economics is a three-year undergraduate degree intended to give students a sound understanding of the principles of Economics. The programme aims to enable students to develop an excellent understanding of the global economy and financial problems. Students will learn a set of skills that will enable them to engage in critical thinking and participate in discussions about a variety of intriguing issues in business, finance, and public policy. Students learn about microeconomics and macroeconomics, international trade, financial systems, and economic policies.

    Programme Highlights

    • A creative and enriching course curriculum blended with theoretical and practical aspects of economics.
    • Continuous updating of syllabi based on the feedback of academia, industry, and alumni.
    • Preparation for Competitive Exam for Banking, Insurance, Railways, and SSC
    • Experiential Learning through Field visits, industrial visits, surveys, extension activities, group presentations, role plays and debates,
    • Consistent interaction with renowned academicians and top Industry experts.
    • Entrepreneurship and Incubation Center and Design Thinking Lab, designed to nurture innovative startup ideas
    • Global Exposure: International paid visit to attend 2 weeks summer school at a Prestigious European university.
    • Internship and Placement opptunitunities in leading companies.

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    Why choose SOHS?

    Global Perspective

    The B.A. (Hons.) in Economics program offers a comprehensive understanding of economic phenomena within a global context, examining the interconnectedness of economies worldwide.

    Broad Perspective

    Providing students with a wide-ranging view, this program encompasses diverse economic theories and models, fostering a broad perspective that considers various economic perspectives and scenarios.

    Influence on Public Policy

    Equipping students with the analytical tools and knowledge, this program enables them to comprehend and critically analyse economic policies and their impact on public welfare and governance.

    Interdisciplinary Approach

    Emphasising an interdisciplinary approach, the B.A. (Hons.) in Economics integrates insights from various fields such as mathematics, sociology, and political science, enhancing the depth and breadth of understanding economic issues.

    Research Skills

    Through rigorous coursework and practical exercises, this program cultivates strong research skills in students, enabling them to conduct empirical analyses, interpret economic data, and contribute to the advancement of economic knowledge and theory.

    Data-Driven Insights

    Dive into the world of data analytics, and statistical modelling. Students also learn to extract meaningful insights from large datasets, a crucial skill in today’s data-driven world.

    Practical Data Applications

    Students learn to apply data techniques to solve real-world problems in various domains and gain proficiency in tools and technologies used in the data industry.

    Industry-Relevant Skills

    Students acquire skills highly sought after by industries looking for professionals with expertise in data analysis and interpretation and prepare for a career at the forefront of the data revolution.

    Decoding the economy,

    one theory at a time.

    A B.A. (Hons.) Economics is an in-depth, rigorous undergraduate programme focusing on advanced economic theories and their practical applications. This course offers a blend of microeconomics and macroeconomics, providing a thorough understanding of how markets function, how economic policies are formed, and how they impact societies and individuals. Students explore a range of topics, including international trade, financial economics, economic development, and econometrics.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Micro Economics-I
    • Macro Economics-I
    • Mathematical Methods for Economics-I
    • Minor-I
    • New Age Life Skills-I
    • Microsoft Excel-Refresher to Advanced
    • Value-Added Course
    • Micro Economics-II
    • Macro Economics-II
    • Mathematical Methods for Economics-II
    • Minor-II
    • New Age Life Skills-II
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Economics of Growth & Development-I
    • Statistical Methods for Economics
    • Statistical Methods for Economics-Lab
    • Minor-III
    • New Age Life Skills-III
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Economics of Growth & Development-II
    • Basic Econometrics
    • Econometrics Lab
    • Discipline Specific Elective-I
    • Minor-IV
    • Digital Marketing
    • Open Elective
    • Value Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • Public Finance
    • Minor-V
    • Discipline Specific Elective-II
    • Discipline Specific Elective-III
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Indian Economy
    • History of Economic Ideas
    • Data Analysis of Indian Economy-Lab
    • Discipline Specific Elective-IV
    • Basics of Artificial Intelligence
    • Minor-VI

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    At KRMU, we are proud of our extensive network of corporate partnerships and collaborations that greatly enrich our B.A. (Hons.) Economics programme. This programme provides access to a wide range of opportunities in prestigious organizations spanning various sectors. We have cultivated strong relationships with leading companies, global corporations, major financial institutions, and top consultancies, including names like Ernst & Young India, AZB and Partners, ICICI Bank, Trilegal, S&R Associates, Desai & Diwanji, Deloitte, and Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., among others. These partnerships open up numerous avenues for our graduates in the dynamic field of economics.

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    Career Options

    Our B.A. (Hons.) Economics programme opens doors to a wide array of promising career opportunities at the crossroads of economics, business, and various industries. Graduates of this programme are endowed with a diverse skill set and a profound comprehension of economic theories and practices, setting them up for a variety of positions in the ever-evolving job market.

    • Academic Scholar: Embark on a journey of academic excellence by pursuing advanced degrees, contributing to the field of economics through groundbreaking research, and inspiring the next generation of economists.
    • Economic Analyst and Researcher: Dive deep into the world of economics, working as an economic analyst or researcher, contributing insightful perspectives on economic trends and policies, and informing critical decision-making in both public and private sectors.
    • Policy Advisor and Consultant: Apply your expertise in economic theory and analysis to work as a policy advisor or consultant, shaping economic policies at governmental or non-governmental levels and influencing positive change in society.

    Hear straight from our Students

    Sandeep Soni

    The programmes emphasis on competitive exam preparation significantly improved my prospects of securing a government job. The placement cell also provided guidance and support during the job application process.

    Gaurav Singh

    The infrastructure was decent, with a well-equipped library and computer labs. However, there was room for improvement in terms of updated study materials and a more conducive environment for self-study.

    Shyam

    The faculty members were generally well-qualified and approachable. They provided guidance not only in the academic aspects but also in exam-specific strategies and time management.

    Amit Kumar

    I enrolled in the B.A. (Hons.) Economics programme with preparation for competitive exams, specifically for Central and State Government jobs in Banking, Insurance, Railways, and SSC (Staff Selection Commission). Having completed this programme, I'd like to share my experience and review.

    Programme
    Outcomes

    • Core Competency

      Students will acquire core competency in the subject Economics, and in allied subject areas

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    • Subject Matter Competence

      Graduates will possess a deep knowledge and understanding of the subject area(s) they specialize in, enabling them to teach the subject(s) effectively at the appropriate grade level(s).

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    • Disciplinary knowledge and skill

      A graduate student are expected to be capable of demonstrating comprehensive knowledge and understanding of both theoretical and experimental/applied knowledge of economics in various fields of interest like budgeting and economic planning

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    • Technology Integration

      Be proficient in handling and interpreting economic data, understanding data sources, limitations, and implications.

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    • Global Perspective

      Develop a global perspective on economic issues, recognizing the interconnectedness of economies and the global impact of economic decisions.

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    • Policy Analysis and Recommendation

      Analyze economic policies critically and provide informed recommendations for policy improvement or change.

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    • Community Engagement

      Recognize their role as responsible citizens and consider how economics can contribute to addressing societal issues and improving the well-being of communities.

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    • Critical Thinking

      Foster critical thinking skills, enabling students to critically evaluate economic theories, policies, and arguments, and to identify strengths and weaknesses.

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    • Lifelong Learning

      Graduates will recognize the importance of lifelong learning and professional development, actively seeking opportunities to enhance their knowledge, skills, and expertise in a rapidly changing technological landscape.

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    • Independent Research

      Demonstrate the capacity to conduct independent research projects, often culminating in a senior thesis or research paper that showcases originality.

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    • To prepare future Economists and thought leaders who will be able to solve dynamic socioeconomic problems by exercising inclusivity at local and global levels.

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    • To develop strong competencies in undergraduate-level students in broad fields of Economics and its applications in an Interactive environment.

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    • To prepare students with competency in the practical application of economic theories.

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    • To develop strong student skills in research, data analysis, and interpretation.

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    • To prepare the students to successfully compete for employment in Economics, industries, research methods, data analysis, policy making and entrepreneurship etc.

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    • To prepare socially responsible students who are a rational and enlightened citizen so that they can take the responsibility to spread the governments’ initiatives/schemes to the rural areas for the upliftment of the poor or vulnerable section of society for inclusive growth.

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    • To build a strong foundation in Economics by understanding the basic concepts, principles and theories in Economics along with statistical analysis and research.

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    • To understand competing economic paradigms and the historical development of the discipline.

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    • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic functioning of the national and global economy; analyse historical and current events from an economic perspective.

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    • Apply the tools of economic analysis to examine the impact of various government policies, rules, and regulations.

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    • To develop the ability to apply the principles of Economics in everyday life.

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    • Create capacity to develop and evaluate economic models to solve various economic problems and suggest policy measures for the development of the economy.

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    Financial Assistance

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    • Availability of the loan across the country

    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

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    • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Our B.A. Economics (Hons.) programme stands out for its rigorous academic curriculum and emphasis on research-driven learning. We offer a comprehensive understanding of economics while nurturing critical thinking and research skills, preparing students for a dynamic and evolving economic landscape.

    Practical experiences are integrated into our programme through research projects, internships, and participation in economic think tanks. These opportunities allow students to apply economic theories to real-world situations and develop practical insights.

    We maintain a dynamic curriculum by continuously updating it to reflect the latest economic trends and global developments. Our faculty, composed of experts in the field, ensures that students are exposed to the most current economic theories and practices.

    International exposure is encouraged through study abroad programs, research collaborations with global institutions, and participation in international economic conferences. This global perspective enriches students’ understanding of economics.

    Ethics and integrity are integral to our programme. Courses on ethical considerations in economics and responsible economic practices instill a strong sense of ethical decision-making in our graduates, ensuring that they contribute positively to society.

    Students can engage in economics clubs, participate in economic policy debates, attend seminars by industry experts, and collaborate on research projects. These activities complement their academic learning and foster a well-rounded education in economics.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    B.A. (Hons.) Economics