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Acharya Institute of Technology

Master of Arts - Economics


The Department of Economics was set up in 2013 with an intake capacity of 30 and the current intake is 13 students for MA programme, affiliated to Bangalore University. The department is supported by experienced and qualified teaching faculty and technical staff committed for cause of quality education. The department organizes workshops, seminars and invites talks from experts frequently with the help of professional bodies. We have a unique practice at Department of Economics, focused on enriching the competency of our faculty members, students through workshops, FDPs, online courses and National/International Conferences. We have conducted Personality oriented and career oriented Guidelines seminar for the development of inbuilt talent of our students.



Post Graduate

Master of Arts - Economics

Duration  : 2 Years

Eligibility : Any candidate must have secured 40% in aggregate in all the optional subjects and 50% of marks in the cognate subject at the Bachelor’s Degree level.

Career Scope

• The course will groom the students to imbibe the skills that are required by all the major organizations in the present scenario.

• This course will help the students to get practical aspects of different functional areas of Government.

• This course will act as a platform for further Research.

• This course will act as a platform for Government Projects.


“Acharya Institutes, committed to the cause of value-based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspiration initiatives for academic excellence.”


• To understanding of how markets operate, the role of supply and demand, the efficiency advantages of a market system, and the conditions and public policies necessary for markets to operate well.

• To appreciation of the usefulness of economic models in explaining the behavior of individuals, firms and governments and in understanding the microeconomic and macroeconomic interactions among individuals, firms and governments.

Advisory Board

Chief Advisor

Prof. Gurunath Rao Vaidya
Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies.



Prof. M.Marimuthu
Assistant Professor & Head,
Department of Economics.
Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies.



Dr. Keshava S.R
Department of Economics,
Bangalore University, Bengaluru.

Mr. Vijay Varadhi
Senior Economics Analysist,
HP Global Analysist, Bengaluru.

Our Professors

Acharya institute of graduate studies is known for its best education, and the AIGS faculty is composed of young and experience. Faculty members are passionate and curious individuals who continue their own research while teaching at AIGS. They come from across the country, bringing with them a diverse wealth of knowledge.

Course Catalog

Master of Arts - Economics

  • Micro Economics
  • Quantitative Methods for Economists
  • Public Economics
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Financial Institutions & Markets
  • Macro Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Indian Economics
  • International Economics
  • Human Resource Development

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