GOKHALE INSTITUTE OF POLITICS & ECONOMICS

Deemed to be University u/s 3 of UGC Act, 1956

Re-accredited by NAAC with Grade 'A'
M.Sc. (Economics)

M.Sc. (Economics)

M.Sc. Economics is a two year post graduate programme, which blends economic theory withits empirical application in a balanced way to enhance the understanding of economic policiesat the national and international level. The programme focuses on Microeconomics,Macroeconomics, Public Policy and International Trade and Finance. The course curriculumprovides dedicated teaching in sixteen advanced compulsory courses and four elective courses.The Institute provides an interesting portfolio of twelve optional courses. The syllabi of thecourses are designed and updated in such a way, so that the students master the art ofapplication of the subject in real world situations. The rigorous evaluation process ensuresproper testing of students' capabilities.

Training in advanced econometrics and its application through hands on software training is akey feature of the programme. In addition, the curriculum offers many other inter-disciplinaryareas that widen the opportunities of students to frontier research. They are well trained to buildsimple theoretical models, initiate empirical research, and evaluate findings. The meticulousand advanced two year programme serves as an excellent foundation for finding a career in thecorporate sector, research and academics.