M.A. On Campus


Jawaharlal Nehru University

12 months
2200 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Economics programme at Jawaharlal Nehru University provides sound theoretical background in the principles of economics and equips students with analytical tools and techniques for understanding the evolution of the world economy.


A new and unique Master's programme (M.A.) in Economics was introduced by the department at Jawaharlal Nehru University  in 1995/96. 

Key Features 

  • The MA programme has proved to be highly successful which is evident from the increasing number of applications we receive every year (exceeding 1500 + for about 35 seats). 
  • After completing the MA, our students have gone for higher studies in India and abroad including LSE, Princeton, Yale, Rochester, NYU and Ohio State. Some have received lucrative job offers from the top corporates (GE, HSBC, ICICI, Infosys, American Express, Exim Bank, CII, Churchill India among others). 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Macroeconomics 
  • Mathematical Methods of Economics
  • Microeconomics 
  • Economic Development 
  • Theory of International Trade
  • Balance of Payments

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foreign Nationals applying for admission as self financing students are required to provide detail of the Bank account, etc. with their application forms and a certificate from their respective bankers to the effect that they have sufficient funds available in their bank account to sustain their studies in India for the duration of the programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1100 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • 216 RS - national 


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