16 October, 2021

Gangtok
Regional Centre

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Programmes

Master of Arts (Economics) (MEC)

Minimum Duration: 2 Years
Maximum Duration: 4 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar

Eligibility:

Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree from a recognized University.

 

The Programme offers an opportunity to learners for higher studies in Economics. Besides offering the core courses
available in other universities, it includes themes in some of the emerging areas in economics such as insurance
and finance that are expected to be extremely useful in the present scenario of economic liberalization and
globalization. Some of the courses require an understanding of mathematical applications, particularly calculus and
linear algebra. Students are expected to be conversant with basic mathematics covered at +2 level.
The Programme comprises 66 Credits covered through 11 Courses, 9 compulsory and 2 optional. All the courses
covered in the first year are compulsory. In the second year, the first four courses given in the list below (MEC6,
MEC7, MEC108 and MEC109) are Compulsory while rest are optional.

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