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B.A. Hons. Economics

Course Overview:

In concurrence with the various programmes offered by SGVU, it is purposed to offers a programme on BA(Hons.) in Economics. B.A. (Hons.) Economics or Bachelor of Arts Honors in Economics is an undergraduate Economics course. The three year full time programme covers a range of papers from Economics. The Program may be conducted by SGVU with a host of local and foreign resource personnel. Economics generally covers the study of principles of economic theory, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, applications to specific industries and public policy issues. Courses in BA(Hons.) in Economics will provide students with the basic knowledge they need of business practices including management, finance, marketing, human resource, Global business, personal grooming, Business administration with knowledge of formulation of business strategies and more. Students can expect to learn how to translate all of these business skills into the application. B.A. (Hons.) (Economics) is degree program that focuses on the systematic study of the production, distribution, conservation and allocation of limited resources and in conditions of scarcity in the society, together with the organizational frameworks related to these processes. The duration of the course is three years and it is career originating in nature.

B.A. (Hons.) Economics Eligibility

The basic eligibility criterion for pursuing B.A. (Hons.) (Economics) degree is qualifying 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from a recognized board of the country.


Our objective is to provide quality higher education with emphasis on educating the students by offering respected, relevant, accessible and affordable, student-focused programs, which prepare them for service and leadership in a diverse community. This Program focuses on building leadership capability amongst aspiring candidates. This programme will give students the fundamental skills they'll need to not only manage a business but know how to successfully navigate the technology they'll need to do it.


The B.A. (Hons.) Economics programme in economics will provide adequate knowledge in theory and practice relative to effective implementation of various decision making successfully. This will prepare students for service and leadership in a diverse community. Students can expect to learn business skills into the present day business environment as well, in addition to taking courses on, database management, information security, IT, and even supply chain management. The Program would prepare the participants for successful planning and implementation of initiatives and would enable the participants to build collaborative networks with software engineers and IT professionals. This programme with its options 'Personal Grooming' will prepare the students for their civil services examination. We hope that after undertaking this programme the students will be fully equipped to handle the challenges which the business world will be offering him.

How is B.A. (Hons.) Economics Course Beneficial?

The greatest scope after doing B.A (Honors) in Economics is that it not only makes you eligible but also gives you a fairly better chance to qualify the Indian Civil Services exams. A Bachelor's Degree of economics prepares the graduate for a wide variety of careers dealing with the flow of money, from accountant to investment banker, money manager to personal finance consultant. Law schools are a very common destination now-a-days for recent graduates in economics. B.A. (Hons.) (Economics) degree holders are eligible for pursuing their Post graduate degrees in the subject of Economics and thus become further eligible for the job of a lecturer / teacher to teach the subject at various levels. Economics graduates can take up research work in various fields of India's national security problems including the international relations, geostrategic, geopolitical, socio-economic, tactical aspects of war, etc.

B.A. (Hons.) Economics Employment Areas

Various corporate sectors in their marketing and accounts sections
Finance, Commerce and the Banking Sectors
Research Associates with Economic Consulting Firms
Economic Consulting Jobs
Customs Department
Import / Export Companies
Civil Services
Jobs in the fields of Agricultural Economics, Econometrics, etc
Business Analyst
Corporate Analyst
Financial Analysts
Investments Analyst
Investment Banker
Market Analysts
Marketing Manager
Money Manager
Operations Manager
Personal Finance Consultant
Securities Analyst

Advance Courses in Economics

M.A. (Economics)

Post Graduate Diploma in Economics

M.Phil. (Economics)
Ph.D. (Economics)

Per Year Fee: 48000 INR / $3000 USD Course Duration: 3 Years
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