DU DSE MA (Economics) Programme – Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University offers M.A. in Economics. The M.A. in Economics is a 2-year full-time programme consisting of 15 courses, of which six are compulsory core courses and nine are elective/optional courses. The programmes last for a period of 4 years of initial admission. Registration for admission to all postgraduate courses is carried out online by University as per schedule. The process involves getting registered through the departmental site. Candidates are selected on the basis of merit. The detailed information regarding DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 is mentioned below, candidates can check for the same.
DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020
DU fills 50% of seats on the basis of B.A Economics and 50% marks obtained in 2020 Entrance Exam. The important dates regarding the DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 are mentioned below.
|Start date for online Registration||1st week of Jun 2020|
|Registration closes||3rd week of Jun 2020|
|Commencement of class||Last week Jul 2020|
DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility Criteria For DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 is given below.
Indian Students (General Category)
Indian Nationals can get admission through two modes Direct/ Merit Mode or Entrance Test Mode. however, for each mode, there is a percentage of marks to be fulfilled:-
- Direct/Merit Mode– A candidate must have secured at least 60% aggregate in B.A. Economics (Hons)
- Entrance Test Mode– A candidate must have secured at least 60% or 1st division or equivalent CGPA in any UnderGraduate/Postgraduate degree in any subject.
A foreign national may be given choice to choose either take a Departmental test or submit their GRE Scores along with 2 recommendation letters from their 2 academic referees.
Entrance test– who choose to appear for the entrance test must fill the ONLINE form and apply within the prescribed.
GRE scores– candidate must display a high level of mathematical competence through marks obtained in graduation at the university studied and in GRE test. After filling the form, you might be asked to sent it to the university officials.
DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 Application Form
Candidates shall be required to fill the application form by visiting the official website of the Department i.e econdse.org. The registration process shall involve providing personal details, educational details, experience if any, correspondence details, uploading scanned photograph and signatures etc. And finally, fee payment will be done. Candidates get their Application Number and Password. These credentials shall be used to download the application form.
DU DSE M.A. (Economics) Entrance Exam Pattern 2020
You should be aware of what is taught at DU in B.A. (Honours) Economics programme. Your concepts should be clear and you must have knowledge of the following topics:-
- Microeconomic theory,
- Macroeconomic theory,
- Mathematical Techniques used by Economists, and
- Probability, Statistics and Elementary Econometrics.
The question paper might have multiple-choice questions only. In such case, you will observe 4 options out of which only 1 is correct. Paper will be in OFFLINE mode. You should darken the correct circle using Black/ Blue ballpoint pen clearly. Mark only one bubble. You shall be marked positively for correct answers.
Minimum Qualifying Marks to be secured in DU DSE MA (Economics) Entrance Exam 2020
In the written test, a candidate must secure a minimum percentage of marks. The minimum qualifying marks in the Entrance Test as per last year was 40% (General category), 36% (OBC category), and 20% (SC/ST category).
Merit lists preparation for 2020 DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission
Department prepare separate merit lists for reserved category and open category. These lists are published on the website and on the notice board of the Department Administrative Office. Marks obtained in the test after applying minimum marks criteria are used to rank candidates. For shortlisting candidates, Admissions committee’s decision shall be taken as final and binding on all. These candidates shall be required to present their original documents for verification and pay the course fee to secure admission.
Documents required may include the following:-
- All original certificates and marksheets including date of birth certificate along with the attested photocopies thereof starting from 10th class
- 4 recent passport size photographs.
Admission slips will be issued to successful candidates which must be produced at the time of enrollment in the Delhi School of Economics or in any of the colleges.
Selection for Admission in MA Economics 2020
As per University guidelines which were applicable last year, 50% of seats were marked for direct admission of students who had graduated with B.A. Economics (Hons) and the remaining 50% were filled through Entrance Test.
Candidates registered directly in the Delhi School of Economics are required to pay the following fees/annual charges it would be subject to revision.
For Candidates registered in colleges, the following annual fees will be collected in the colleges (apart from the respective college charges and tuition fees).
|Computer fee*||Rs. 3000/-|
|DSE Development Fee||Rs. 500/-|
|DSE Library services fee||Rs. 1000/-|
Official Website: du.ac.in
For More Details of DU DSE MA (Economics) Admission 2020 – Download Information Brochure 2019 for reference purpose.
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