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Dr. M.G.R.
Educational And Research Institute
(Deemed to be University with Graded Autonomy Status)
Accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade (CGPA 3.31 for 4 point scale)
(An ISO Certified Institution)
Maduravoyal Chennai - 600095. Tamilnadu, India.
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FACULTY OF HOTEL MANAGEMENT, CULINARY ARTS AND De-Novo COURSES

ECONOMICS

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

INTRODUCTION

The Department of Economics at Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs with a complete package appealing to every aspect of a student’s life. The Department aims at maintaining the right and relevant curriculum that is regularly kept abreast according to the changes of the rapidly evolving Indian and Global economy. It is aimed to make the students to have Understanding & Analytical skills, necessary to be part of the economy in its journey forward. The scope for job opportunities are as below with adequate training before being placed.

SCOPE:

Government Sector

Private Sector

Multinational Companies

Abroad Careers

Entrepreneurial/Business Options

VISSION

To provide a quality education in economics and to develop future leaders of industry, government and civil society.

MISSION

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES:

PROGRAM OUTCOME:

PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES:

COURSES OFFERED:

The Department of Economics at Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute offers a 3 - year Undergraduate Degree programme with a strong theoretical foundation in the areas like Development Economics, Environmental Economics, Public Finance Indian Economy and International Economics with the help of mathematical and statistical tools. The department also provides adequate insights on computer applications.

With a series of academic presentations, seminars, orientation programmes and life skills training the students are educated to face the real world challenges. Along with Economics the students are imparted with ethics, human valuesand social responsibility. The department also promotes research by ensuring students participation in regional conferences and international projects. Through placement drives students are exposed to the current demand in the job market which allows them to build a perfect career.

  • DURATION OF THE COURSE:    3 years, 2 semesters each year
  • ELIGIBILITY FOR THE COURSE:   At least a minimum percentage of marks required in 12th standard (Intermediate /CBSE/Board examination)

The Department of Economics at Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Instituteoffers a 2 - year online Postgraduate degree programme with the help of skilled experts in Economics. With a great quality curriculum the students will gain in-depth knowledge and skills which will make them qualified to take up a career in this field.

Scope of Economics is broad and highly demanding and when backed up with a master’s degree, it can open up a host of challenging career opportunities in this field. After completing the postgraduate programme, the students can look forward for the job roles like Economist, Financial Consultant, Financial planner, Risk analyst, Investment analyst, Economics Researchers, Economics Teacher/Professor and much more.

  • DURATION OF THE COURSE:    2 years, 2 semesters each year.
  • ELIGIBILITY FOR THE COURSE: The M.A. Economics eligibility criteria involve passing of the Undergraduate Degree in economics or any discipline from a recognized board of education - preferably passionate in the field.

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EDUCATION IN THE FIELD:

MAJOR CORE SUBJECT:

SKILLS THAT DEFINE AN ECONOMIST:

WHY @ MGR:

  • clea“IAS, UPSC, TNPSC, and RRB coaching available for students at University
  • cleaThe course enables the students to get exposed to dual subjects and the employment opportunities are huge in any administrative platform
  • cleaGateway for excelling in Civil Services and UPSC Examinations with exclusive coaching
  • cleaSpecial training and classroom sessions by experts in the respective fields
  • cleaGuest lectures, seminars and orientations by Officers to train the students and throw light on Civil services

BENEFITS:

  • cleaEnhances problem solving skills
  • cleaHave a better understanding of Earnings and Investments
  • cleaFor Balanced Financial Stability in Life
  • cleaExcellent Graduate prospects
  • cleaCovers everything from personal care to national policy making
  • cleaNeed of the country in these days of rapid economic progress
  • cleaMaster resource deployment to meet human needs
  • cleaTo investigate reasons of poverty, unemployment and low economic growth
  • cleaAcquire knowledge of investments and trade