M.A. (Applied Economics) Master of Arts in Applied Economics
Graduate or Equivalent
M.A. Applied Economics is a postgraduate Economics course. Applied Economics word defines the term that refers to the application of economic theory and analysis. While not a field of economics, it is typically characterized by the application of economic theory and econometrics to address practical issues in a range of fields including labour economics, industrial organization, development economics, health economics, monetary economics, public economics and economic history. Generally Master of Arts in Applied Economics duration is two years but it may be more or less than two years from place to place. M.A. (Applied Economics) course is of great importance in this globalised world.
M.A. Applied Economics Eligibility
One should have passed B.A. with Economics as one of the Subjects.
Minimum of 50% aggregate marks in graduation
M.A. Applied Economics Syllabus
The below presented syllabus is as per the guidelines of the Kannur University, Kannur.
Quantitative Techniques for Economic Analysis
Development Issues of Indian Economy (With special reference to Kerala)
Candidates having interests in Master of Arts in Applied Economics and the capability of communication, numeracy, problem-solving, computing, time management and analytical skills are the most suitable for this course.
Those who are willing to go for teaching fields at higher degree level aiming of becoming teacher and lecturer are also the good match for it.
How is M.A. Applied Economics Course Beneficial?
This degree course prepares the students to go for various jobs such as government departments and think tanks; banks and insurance and accountancy firms.
After this course applicants have also an option of higher degree programs in respective subjects i.e. M.Phil. and Ph.D. for going in teaching lines.
M.A. Applied Economics Job Types
Junior / Senior Demonstrator
Content Developer- Economics
Business Development Executive (Finance, Forex, Economics)