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B.Sc. ECONOMICS Programme

About the Programme

The B.Sc Economics programme has been designed to provide cutting-edge expertise in mainstream economics. The programme aims to develop students' analytical, creative, and critical thinking abilities for decision-making and problem- solving. It aims at a better understanding of social, economic and political issues and also explores the full spectrum of finance. The transferable skills attained through the B.Sc Economics 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, a financial consultant, an econometrician, banker and also look forward to different government positions after successful completion of the programme.

The programme is multidisciplinary in nature and integrates different fields like Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, History, Politics, Environmental Studies, Model Building with an inbuilt local as well as global perspective. New elements such as internships, case studies, seminars and research projects enhance a deeper understanding of the practical applications of the programme. So, join in to embark on a whole new adventure with us. On completion of B.Sc. Economics at SJCC, students will acquire comprehensive knowledge of how the economic principles are applied in society, family, government and private sector, business, and science.

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Timing :
Shift I: 10 am to 11 am

It is essential for all candidates seeking admission to the 1 st year of the degree programme to have completed 12 years of schooling through an examination conducted by a Board/University. Students must have passed exams at +2 level (ISC/CBSE/ other state boards/International Board/Karnataka PU Board) in any stream from any recognized boards from India or abroad.

Entrance Examination (Round 1 & Round 2)
The Entrance Examination for the B.Sc (Economics) Programme will be conducted in offline and online mode.
Non-Karnataka/NRI candidates will have the option to take the entrance exam – B.Sc. Economics (Round 1 and Round 2) online with an additional fee of Rs 500.

Details of the Entrance examination (Round 1 & Round 2):

Last date for application Download E- Admit Card for SAT-Eco Round 1: Offline and Online Entrance Exam (SAT-Eco) Round 2 Subject knowledge interview, Personal interview, and Document verification Round 3: Personal Interview and Document Verification
31st March, 2024 3rd April, 2024 Saturday, 6 th April 2024
Reporting time 07:30 a.m.
08:00 a.m. – 09:00 a.m.
Sunday, 7 th April 2024
Time will be notified on admit card
Monday, 8 th April 2024
Time will be notified on admit card

Round 1: St. Joseph’s Aptitude Test for Economics (SAT-Eco)
The candidates will be tested in the areas of Economics, Communicative Skills in English and Grammar, Quantitative Aptitude, Mathematics, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge, and Current Affairs The entrance exam paper will be for 60 marks consisting of 60 multiple choice questions (MCQs) for one mark each. The examination will be for a duration of one hour.

SAT-Eco Question Paper Pattern:
Section A: Aptitude for Economics
Section B: Basic Maths
Section C: Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation
Section D: Communicative Skills in English and Grammar

● Each section will consist of 15 questions.
● All questions are compulsory.
● There will be no negative marking.

Provisionally Selected candidates for Round 2 will be intimated through applicant login/E-mail.

Round 2: Subject knowledge interview, Personal interview, and Document verification
Candidates shortlisted from Round 1 will be called for Round 2. Qualified candidates in Round 1 are required to attend the subject knowledge assessment, personal interview, and document verification round along with their parents in formal attire.

Documents required for the interview:
1. Printout of the filled-in online application form
2. Valid ID (Aadhar, Passport etc.)
3. Class X marks card
4. Class XI marks card
5. Class XII marks card (if available)
6. Caste certificate (if Applicable)
7. Parish priest letter (if Roman Catholic)
8. E- Admit card.

1. Admission Registration fee of Rs 5,000/ (Non-Refundable)
2. Programme fee as per the below table

B.Sc (Economics) Programme Qualifying Examination Foreign Nationals
Karnataka PU Board Other State or Central Boards / ISC / CBSE International Boards / NRI students
1st Year 82,000 96,722 1,80,288 2,35,570
2nd Year (Approximate) 86,000 86,000 86,000 86,000
3rd Year (Approximate) 90,000 90,000 90,000 90,000

Additional Fees (if applicable):

Parking Fees for Two Wheelers (per annum) 5,000
Additional English/French/Spanish Language fee 8,000

Indian nationals pursuing an international curriculum in India will pay the fee applicable for the NRI students during the first year.
Details regarding payment of fees by the candidate will be intimated in the Provisional Admission letter.

Details Important Dates
Issue of Applications 06th February, 2024
Last Date to Apply 31st March, 2024
Download Admit Card 3rd April, 2024
Round 1: Online Aptitude Test (SAT-Eng) Date & Time Saturday, 6 th April 2024
Reporting time 07:30 a.m.
08:00 a.m. – 09:00 a.m.
Round 2: Subject Knowledge Assessment & Document Verification (for shortlisted candidates from Round 1) Sunday, 7 th April 2024
Time will be notified on admit card
Round 3: Orientation and Document verification Monday, 8 th April 2024
Time will be notified on admit card

Note: Those who applied for admissions in Phase 1 could reapply for Phase 2 however, they need to use an alternative email ID for registration.

● The e-admit card is required to be kept with the candidate throughout the admission process.
● All students must keep valid ID proof (such as Driving License/Passport/Electoral ID/Aadhar Card) along with aptitude test admit cards. Passport and Visa Page if from Outside India.
● Candidates should download their Admit Card from their Applicant portal (download admit card) on the dates mentioned.
● Candidates will not be allowed for Round 2, if they do not meet the minimum eligibility conditions.
● In case the candidate has applied for TWO or more programmes, date/time will be notified in advance. Candidates are therefore, requested to check the website for the details.
● The responsibility of satisfying the eligibility criteria for the Entrance exam lies with the candidate. Issue of the E-Admit card for the selection process does not imply that the eligibility criteria are satisfied.

In case, the candidate is not able to download the e-admit card for any reason kindly get in touch with or call 9620779157, 9620779152 well before the date of entrance exam.


● The college does not accept capitation/donations for admissions. In case such a demand is made by anyone, it is requested to bring it to the notice, in writing to the Vice President, Bangalore Jesuit Educational Society, Jesuit Nivas, 35, Museum Road, Bengaluru– 560 025.
● The decision of the Admissions Committee at St. Joseph’s College of Commerce will be final and binding in all matters concerning admissions.