B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ECONOMICS 

Bachelor of Science in Economics or B.Sc. Economics is a 3-year undergraduate course. The minimum eligibility criterion for which is the successful completion of 10+2 level of education in Science stream. B.Sc. Economics admission is either based on entrance exams conducted by some institutions or merit based admission.

Economics is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.

Economics focuses on the behavior and interactions of economic agents and how economies work. B.Sc. Economics studies Micro and Macro Economics. Microeconomics analyzes basic elements in the economy, including individual agents and markets, their interactions, and the outcomes of interactions. Individual agents may include, for example, households, firms, buyers, and sellers. Macroeconomics analyzes the entire economy (meaning aggregated production, consumption, savings, and investment) and issues affecting it, including unemployment of resources (labour, capital, and land), inflation, economic growth, and the public policies that address these issues (monetary, fiscal, and other policies).

ELIGIBILITY FOR B.Sc. in ECONOMICS

  • 10+2 in Science stream.

  • Course duration – 3 years.

  • Minimum percentage required – 50%.

  • Age limit – 17 years and above.

CORE TOPICS/SUBJECTS COVERED IN THIS COURSE (B.Sc. in Economics)

  • Microeconomics

  • Macroeconomics

  • International Trade & Policies

  • Monetary Economics

  • Indian Economy

  • Fiscal Economics

  • Elementary Mathematics for Economics

  • Elements of Public Finance

  • Econometrics

  • Environmental Economics

  • Economics of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development

  • International Economics

  • Planning for development

ELIGIBILITY AND PROCEDURE FOR ADMISSION

The candidates seeking admission to B.Sc. in Economics are required to submit the application form and the admission is granted to them through a merit list prepared by the institute on the basis of their marks in 10+2.

Some colleges conduct entrance exams for admission to this course. Students are shortlisted on the basis of marks scored in entrance exams and 10+2.

EMPLOYMENT AREAS FOR B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS

  • Stock Exchanges

  • Transformation centre’s

  • Consultancies

  • Insurance Sector

  • Accountancy firms

  • Government departments

  • Auditing

  • Banking and Finance

  • Marketing

  • Analyst Sector

  • Management

  • Manufacturing

  • Advertising

  • Communication

  • Actuarial

  • Education and Research

  • Retailing

  • System Analysis

  • Business Journals and Newspaper

RECRUITMENT COMPANIES FOR B.Sc. ECONOMICS

  • IBM

  • Cipla

  • HDFC Bank

  • Aditya Birla Group

  • Britannia Industries

  • India Tv

  • Reliance

  • World Bank

  • Asian Development Bank

  • International Monetary Fund

  • Development Banks

  • National Sample Survey

  • Ministry of Economic Affairs

  • Reserve Bank of India

B.Sc. in ECONOMICS JOB PROFILES

  • Research Analyst

  • Economist

  • Manager Economics Modeling

  • Budget Analyst

  • Market Analyst

  • Economic Affairs specialist

  • Economics Teacher

  • Sales Executive

  • Business Writer

  • Bank Teller

  • Data Entry Operator-Economics

  • Subject matter expert/content developer-Economics

  • Senior Technical Assistant

GOVERNMENT JOBS FOR B.Sc. ECONOMICS

A candidate with a bachelor degree in economics can apply to different jobs through the test conducted by following organization in the government sector.

  • Union Public Service Commission

  • Staff Selection Commission

  • Indian Forest Services

  • Public Sector Banks

  • State PCS

  • Indian Defense Services

  • Indian Railways

  • IBPS

  • Teaching profession in government sector after B.Sc.

To start the career as teacher in schools, you should have a B.Ed. along with basic degree.

 

TOP COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES FOR B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS

  1. SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY, GREATER NOIDA

  • COURSE DURATION – 4 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES – 1,50,000 PER YEAR

  • APPROVED BY – AICTE, UGC

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 2011

 

  1. THE IIS UNIVERSITY, JAIPUR

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES – 37,472 PER YEAR

  • APPROVED BY – UGC, NAAC-A

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1995

  • AFFILIATION TO – DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY

 

  1. ACHARYA PRAFULLA CHANDRA COLLEGE, KOLKATA

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES –

  • APPROVED BY – NAAC

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1960

  • AFFILIATION TO – WBSU, BARASAT

 

  1. XAVIER’S COLLEGE, MUMBAI

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES – 6,263 PER YEAR

  • APPROVED BY – UGC, NAAC-A

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1869

  • AFFILIATION TO – UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI, MUMBAI

 

  1. NARSEE MONJEE INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES, MUMBAI

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES –

  • APPROVED BY – UGC, NAAC

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1981

  • AFFILIATION TO – DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY

 

  1. HANDIQUE GIRLS COLLEGE, GUWAHATI

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 YEARS

  • COURSE FEES – 7,247 PER YEAR

  • APPROVED BY – UGC, NAAC-B

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1939

  • AFFILIATION TO – GU, GUWAHATI

 

DISTANCE / CORRESPONDENCE COLLEGES FOR B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS

  1. ANDHRA UNIVERSITY,SCHOOL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION, VISAKHAPATNAM

  • COURSE DURATION – 3 years

  • COURSE FEES – 2,167 PER YEAR

  • APPROVED BY – NAAC-A

  • ESTABLISHED IN – 1972

  • AFFILIATION TO – DISTANCE EDUCATION

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