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UG Degree

B.A/B.Sc (Hons)
in Applied Economics

  • course 4 Year
  • syllabus Syllabus


Course Overview

The 4-Year B.A./ B. Sc. (Hons) in Applied Economics Program has been designed to provide students with a sound understanding of the principles of economics and to build up the power of analysing the real world economic situation and the problems faced by the economy and equipping them with the capacity to design solutions by logical reasoning and by applying tools and techniques from mathematics, statistics, and computer science.

Flexibility in curriculum, novel and emerging course options are offered to students in addition to rigorous specialization in Economics. Opportunities are given for multi-disciplinary thinking. This program combines the principles of economics, mathematics, statistics, and research methodology to equip students with analytical skills and critical thinking abilities.

Students delve into topics such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, financial economics, and public policy analysis. Through a blend of classroom lectures, case studies, and real-world projects, students develop the ability to analyze economic trends, assess market dynamics, and formulate evidence-based policy recommendations. Graduates of this program have diverse career opportunities in finance, consulting, government, research, and international organizations.

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Designed to Produce Eminent Economists

At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    New-Gen IEDC

    to incubate start-up ideas of students

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    Partnership with Bada Business

    A venture by Dr Vivek Bindra for job-oriented training

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    Industry Exposure

    with industrial visits and internships

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    Project-Based Education

    with case studies and live projects

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    Entrepreneurial Mindset Development

    under the guidance of faculty & industry-insiders

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    Best-In-Class Placements

    up to Rs. 55 LPA

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A degree specialized in applied economics promises multiple future-proof career choices in the public & private sectors.

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  • LIC
  • Indian Railways
  • State Bank of India    
  • Bank of Baroda 
  • Canara Bank
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Ministry of Planning 
  • Enforcement Directorate

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  • Aditya Birla Group
  • Reliance Group
  • Tata Group
  • Axis Bank
  • HDFC Bank
  • Bank of America

iconFurther Study

  • M.A./ M.Sc. Applied Economics
  • MBA (Any Specialization)
  • Preparation for Government Exams


In the placements of previous years, over 3000 GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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Why Study Applied Economics?

If you want to understand business, people, governments, and markets around you, go for an economics degree. It will help you learn about the economic threats and opportunities with the constantly changing world. A career as an economist can help you achieve what is beyond your imaginations. The role of an economist can never be underestimated in any industry.

Applied Economics grads acquire the following positions:
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    Financial Risk Analyst

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    Data Analyst

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    Financial Planner

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    Economic Researcher

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    Financial Consultant

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    Investment Analyst




Applicants must have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks in any stream.


  • 1st Year : 60,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year : 60,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 60,000/- INR
  • 4th Year : 60,000/- INR