BA (Hons) Economics

BA Economics (Hons)

  • Course Duration 4 years

Final prospectus 2024 UG


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Programme Outcome

  • Economic Foundation: Gain a comprehensive understanding of economic principles, theories, and models that govern individual and market behavior, resource allocation, and economic systems. This encompasses microeconomics (focusing on individual decision-making and markets) and macroeconomics (focusing on national and global economies).
  • Quantitative Skills: Develop proficiency in quantitative methods and data analysis techniques relevant to economic research and analysis. This might involve learning to use statistical software, econometrics tools, and mathematical models.
  • Policy Analysis: Gain the ability to analyze and evaluate economic policies, understanding their impact on individuals, businesses, and the broader economy.
  • Global Economic Awareness: Develop an understanding of the global economy, including international trade, economic development, and international institutions.
  • Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving: Hone critical thinking and problem-solving skills to analyze complex economic issues, identify potential solutions, and evaluate their effectiveness.
  • Communication and Presentation: Develop strong communication and presentation skills to effectively explain economic concepts and arguments to diverse audiences, both written and orally.
  • Research and Analysis: Acquire skills in conducting independent research, collecting and analyzing economic data, and drawing well-supported conclusions.
  • Technology and Software Proficiency: Learn to utilize technology and software applications relevant to economic analysis, such as data analysis tools, econometric software, and potentially programming languages like Python or R.
  • Ethical Reasoning: Develop an ethical framework for applying economic knowledge and conducting research with integrity and fairness.
  • Lifelong Learning: Foster a passion for continuous learning and intellectual curiosity, encouraging continuous engagement with economic issues and advancements.
  • Global Citizenship: Cultivate an understanding of the interconnectedness of global economies and the importance of responsible global citizenship.

These program outcomes equip BA Economics graduates with a versatile skillset applicable to various career paths. While some graduates might pursue careers directly related to economics, such as:

  • Economic research analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Economist

The program also prepares graduates for success in diverse fields that value analytical thinking, quantitative skills, and problem-solving abilities, such as:

  • Business and Management
  • Data Science and Analytics
  • Public Policy and Government
  • Law
  • Education

It’s important to note that the specific program outcomes of a BA Economics program might vary depending on the university or college and their specific curriculum. However, the core areas mentioned above provide a general understanding of the knowledge, skills, and values that graduates typically gain from this program.