BA Applied Economics is a six-semester programme offered by the Department of Economics. It is designed for those students aspiring for higher studies in Economics or Management from premier institutes in India and abroad. The programme is designed to develop promising social scientists in the field of Economics. The courses of the programme are intended to intellectually stimulate the students to apply the subject knowledge to a range of development problems by encouraging conceptual, analytical, critical, evaluative and strategic thinking.
Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates would be better equipped to pursue careers as development practitioners, policy analysts, civil servants, researchers, managers, businessmen, social leaders and academicians. The programme will also help graduates to develop adequate generic skills to become employable globally. The students will also be able to pursue their academic interests and embark upon higher studies in Economics or Management in an institute of their choice, and effectively compete with their peers from around the globe.