Dr B.R.Ambedkar School of Economics Bengaluru M.Sc.Economics admissions 2020-21

Are you keen on pursuing a combined graduate and postgraduate program in economics? Dr B.R.Ambedkar School of Economics in Bengaluru offers a five-year integrated course in M.Sc.Economics, along with its regular two-year course in the same field. This article provides complete information about the 2020-21 admission to both the courses, with details of the campus, the application fee and the online application procedure.

Bengaluru Dr. B R. Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) has announced admissions open for its full-time residential postgraduate courses, namely the five-year integrated M.Sc. (Economics) course and the two-year M.Sc. (Economics) course for the academic session 2020-21. Courses offered by BASE are full-time residential ones, and summer internships are mandatory. Those students who obtain admission in the reserved category and minority students are eligible for national scholarships, for which BASEU will provide the necessary guidance and assistance.

About BASE

Bengaluru Dr. B R. Ambedkar School of Economics is an autonomous Institution of the Government of Karnataka currently located at the campus of Bangalore University. The Wi-Fi enabled campus has smart classrooms and a learning resource centre stocked with over 2000 books. Students are provided with laptops to access online sources at the centre. Journals and periodicals of an inter-disciplinary nature are also available, as also biographies and autobiographies of eminent people.

Currently, hostel accommodation on the campus is not available as it is under construction so students are given Paying Guest accommodation (separate facilities for girls and boys) for a nominal fee and food is also provided. Since the courses are residential, students are required to stay in the PG facility only. There will be no fee charged for transporting the students to the campus and back to the PG facility.

Course details and eligibility requirements

The integrated M.Sc. (Economics) course is of five years' duration, but you can decide to exit from the course on completing three years. To be eligible for admission to this course, you should have completed the Class 12 exam or any other recognized equivalent exam with a score of at least of 65% marks in aggregate (for SC and ST candidates, the min. is 60%). Additionally, you should have taken up Maths as a core subject and English as one of the languages at the Class 12 level.

Course syllabus: https://www.base.ac.in/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Structure-Syllabus-of-M.scHonours.pdf.

For the regular two-year M.Sc. (Economics) course, you should have successfully cleared the B.Sc. or B.Sc.(Honours) in Economics exam with a minimum of 55% (50% for SC/ST) in aggregate. Additionally, for the Degree, you should have taken up the subjects of Econometrics, Maths, and Statistics as other major courses.

Course application fees

The application fee for the integrated M.Sc. (Economics) course, is Rs.200/- for GM and OBC category candidates and Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. The application fee for the two-year M.Sc. (Economics) course is Rs.300/- for GM and OBC category candidates and Rs.150/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

Details of the semester-wise fees for the courses can be obtained at the official website.

How to apply

For both the courses, you must submit your application in online mode only at the BASE official website.

You need to first submit the online application for the Central University Common Entrance Test (CUCET) 2020, and appear for it, with marks obtained in it considered for admission. Know more about the entrance test: CUCET-2020 UI, PG and RP courses online applications schedule and exam format.

The last date to submit your online application for CUCET-2020 has been extended to 20th May 2020.

Contact information

Administrative Office address:
Rajaji Hall, Bangalore University Central College Campus,
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Veedhi Road,
Bengaluru-560 001.
Ph: 080-22243350.
Email: info@base.ac.in.

Academic campus address:
Bengaluru Dr. B. R. Ambedkar School of Economics
Visual Arts building, Ist floor,
Gandhi Marg road,
Jnana Bharathi Campus,
Bengaluru – 560056.
Ph: 080-23394453.

New campus and hostel:
Jnanabharathi Campus, Bangalore University
0pp. National Law School of India University, near Nagarabhavi Circle,
Email: info@base.ac.in.
Website: https://www.base.ac.in.

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