Master of Arts (M.A.) in Quantitative Economics is a 2- year postgraduate level course which is divided into 4 semester under the semester system. The MA program in Quantitative Economics is designed to provide students with a rigorous training in econometrics and quantitative economics, as well as in economic theory and policy. The Program offers two focused areas of study: Econometrics and Quantitative Economics, and Economic Policy.
Candidates with a minimum aggregate score of 55% at the level of graduation are eligible to apply, however, fees and application criteria often change with institutes.
The admission process is dependent on the candidate’s performance in bachelor’s degree and some institutes may conduct entrance exams for admission. The average fee charged in India for the course ranges between INR 2,000 and 1.5 lacs, depending upon the institute offering the course.
M.A. in Quantitative Economics: Career Prospects
Below given are the various job profiles for the M.A. in Quantitative Economics graduates:
• Business Analyst
• Financial Analyst
• Securities Analyst
• Market Analyst
• Marketing Manager
• Operations Manager
M.A. in Quantitative Economics: Top Recruiting Fields/Areas
• Banking and Finance
• Education and Communications
• Government and Public Sectors
• Companies Include Mckinsey
• Tata Motors
• Reliance Industries
• Citi Bank
• Nestle, etc.