B.Sc. (Hons.) Economics   

Xavier School of Economics aims to provide undergraduates with broad-based knowledge, advanced technical, communication and entrepreneurship skills.

Graduates here obtain skills which gives them opportunity to explore and apply competency in the industry by integrating in-depth research, conceptual development, strategic thinking and problem solving.

Through carefully planned structure of learning the graduates will equip themselves with multi-disciplinary skills and practices.

The program aims to ensure that our graduates will be able to inculcate positive values and attitudes, stressing on ethics and professionalism, possess leadership quality and ethical teamwork spirit in the diverse cultures of the nation and across the globe. They will be provided with an educational experience that motivates them to pursue life long learning.

 Curriculum for B.Sc. (Hons.) Economics  


Course Structure: B. Sc. (Hons.) Economics, XSE

Year-1

Semester-I

Credits

Semester-II

Credits

1. Microeconomics I (Fundamentals of      Microeconomics)

5

1. Macroeconomics I (Fundamentals of Macroeconomics)

5

2. Statistical Methods for Economists

6

2. Elements of Econometrics

6

3. Mathematics for Economists I

5

3. Mathematics for Economists II

5

4. English (AEC-1)

4

4.  Communication (AEC-2)

2

5. Generic Elective-I (Interdisciplinary)

5

5. Introduction to Computer Applications (SEC-1)

2

 

 

6. Generic Elective-II (Interdisciplinary)

5

Total Credits (Semester-I)

25

Total Credits (Semester-II)

25

AEC: Ability Enhancement Compulsory course; SEC: Skill Enhancement Course.

Year-2

Semester-III

Credits

Semester-IV

Credits

1. Microeconomics II (Intermediate Microeconomics)

6

1.  Intermediate Econometrics: Principles and Applications

5

2. Macroeconomics II (Intermediate Macroeconomics

6

2. Public Economics, Public Finance and Public Policy

5

3. Development Economics 

5

3. Economic Growth and Development

5

4. Application of Statistical Package for Economic Analysis (SEC-2)

3

4. Environmental Economics

5

5. Generic Elective-III (Interdisciplinary)

5

5. Generic Elective-IV (Interdisciplinary)

5

Total Credits (Semester-III)

25

Total Credits (Semester-IV)

25

Year-3

Semester-V

Credits

Semester-VI

Credits

1. Indian Economy I

5

1. Indian Economy II

5

2. Evolution of Economic Thought

5

2. Personality Development (SEC-3)

5

3. DSE Course-1

5

3. DSE Course-1

5

4. DSE Course-2

5

4. DSE Course-2

5

5. Dissertation

5

5. Dissertation

5

Total Credits (Semester-V)

25

Total Credits (Semester-VI)

25

DSE- Discipline Specific Elective (See the Curriculum design for details).

Total Credits (All Semesters) - 150

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