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Department of BSc Economics and Data Analytics Programme

About the programme

B.Sc. (Economics & Data Analytics)

The Economics Major has been designed to provide a cutting edge expertise in mainstream economics. This major aims to develop analytical, creative and critical thinking skills for problem solving and decision making. It aims at better understanding of social, economic and political issues and explores the full spectrum of the programme. The transferable skills attained through the Economics Major are highly sought after by employers and increase the employability quotient of students in various dynamic fields. A student could be an economist, a government advisor, financial consultant, econometrician, banker and also look forward to different government positions after successful completion of the programme. The Economics Major integrates different fields like Finance, Mathematics, Operations Research, History, Politics, Environmental Studies and Model Building with an inbuilt local as well as global perspective. New elements such as internship, case studies, seminars and research projects enhance deeper understanding of the practical applications of the programme.

The Bachelor’s degree programme in Economics and Data Analytics is a full-time undergraduate programme Data Analytics has been designed to provide individuals with the essential skills to extract valuable insights from extensive datasets, empowering them to make informed decisions across various industries. Students delve into statistical techniques and advanced tools, honing their abilities to analyse and interpret complex data sets. The curriculum typically covers crucial aspects such as data cleaning, exploratory data analysis, and the application of machine learning algorithms to address real-world problems. Hands-on experience with popular data analysis tools like Python, R, and SQL is a focal point, enhancing students’ proficiency in data manipulation and visualization.

Practical case studies and projects challenge students to apply their acquired skills to authentic data challenges encountered in industries such as finance, healthcare, and marketing. As the demand for data-driven decision-making continues to rise, completing this programme becomes a valuable asset for professionals seeking to advance their careers in areas like business intelligence, data science, and analytics.


1. A wide array of job opportunities, including: accounting, banking, data analyst, data scientist, and consulting in the government, private sector, or public sector.
2. A rigorous foundation in data analysis with the ability to apply the knowledge in practical settings.
3. An understanding of microeconomics and macroeconomics.
4. Learning what is practical and applicable to real-life choices and decision making.
5. The ability to solve problems.
6. Knowledge about for how to make wise financial decisions.
7. Understanding of statistical and mathematical techniques.
8. Expertise in the use of technology and computers for data analysis for drawing insight & decision making.