B.A. (Honours) Economics is Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Economics. It basically counts under graduation degree for 12th passed students. Honours word used to highlight the specialization which is Economics in this case. In this course, students will get chance to learn about basic economics like production analysis, distribution and consumption. This will also include some mathematics, Social economics, degrees of economics (Micro and Macro), Indian Economic Planning & Policy, different principles involved, international economics and other related topics.
Higher studies options after B.A. in economics
After successful completion of graduation degree with Economics, candidate may go for M.A. Economics, which is Masters in Arts with specialization in Economics. He or she may go for marketing courses like MBA or PGDM. These courses will be having 2 years duration. They can also go for M.Phil and PhD courses.
Eligibility for course
Students can pursue this course after their 12th from any recognized institute. They may need to write entrance examination depending upon the institute they are interested in. The course can be pursued as distance learning programme and can be completed as part time option along with your job.
The course has 3 years duration which includes study of theoretical subjects only.
Job aspects after MA Economics
Candidates will have wide area for their career ad economics is a part of any sector, firm or organization. They can work in Manufacturing firms, communication sector or transportations. The main streams which attract most of the economists are banking, Insurance, investment industries and government agencies.
Many people choose to work as consultant in private as well as public sectors. Not only in India, they will also have good opportunities in other countries and these include international banks, finance companies and many more.
Lastly, if candidate is interested in academics, he or she may join any teaching institute and flourish his/her career in teaching sector. This may give opportunity to pursue research work to add on in their academic profile.
B.A Economics Admissions for 2018 - 2019 Academic Year
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