Master of Science (M.Sc) in Economics
Objective of the Programme:
The aim of the programme is to provide the students the necessary theoretical, analytical and quantitative skills for demanding careers in top positions in the field of economics. The programme is interdisciplinary in nature. Itgives students strong foundations in contemporary economic theories, methods of econometric analysis, mathematics and computer programming that will help them analyze and forecast various processes associated with economics.
Scope of the Programme
This is an advanced course in Economics and its applications on wide range of fields. On completion of the programme, the students would be able to pursue an academic career in Economics or take up responsible positions in various private and public sector organizations. The progrmme will provide an edge for students who are aiming to make a career in the Analytics and Credit Scoring sector most notably in Banking, Insurance, scientific research and auditing & consulting firms.
In order to be eligible for admission to MSc in Economics at JIIT an applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree (3-years/ Hons.) in any subject securing the minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade point on a 10 point scale in the aggregate, through the examinations conducted by a university/autonomous institution or possesses such qualifications as recognized by the concerned university as equivalent to an undergraduate degree.
Duration: 2 years