Manipur Univ
Economics Department

Courses Offered:

  • M A
  • Ph D

 

Course Structure:  MA Education:

M A Programme in Economics is of 4(four) Semesters spread over 2 years and with an university examination at the end of every Semester. Every student will have to offer 12 compulsory courses (4 each in the first 2 semesters and 2 each in the 3rd and 4th semesters) and 4 optional courses (2 each in the 3rd and the 4th semester). There shall be and internal assessment component of 25 marks in each course. In the 4th semester the internal assessment for MEC 401 (Indian Economic Policies) will be based entirely on essays related with thematic field visits, to be announced at the beginning of the semester. The objective of this programme is to provide students with a full understanding of economic theory and with firm grounding in the analytic methods of economic theory used by economists working in research, government, and business. It also aims at equipping the students with the analytical tools of economics to have a holistic understanding of the economy in particular and the society in general. It prepares them for challenging careers open to economists.

 

Semester I

 

Semester II

Paper Code

Paper Title

 

Paper Code

Paper Title

MEC 101

Economic Analysis-1

 

MEC 201

Micro Economic Analysis-II

MEC 102

Macro Economics-I

 

MEC 202

Macro Economics-II

MEC 103

Elementary Mathematical Economics

 

MEC 203

Statistics and Econometrics

MEC 104

Public Economics

 

MEC 204

Economics of Social sector

 

 

 

 

 

Semester III

 

Semester IV

Paper Code

Paper Title

 

Paper Code

Paper Title

MEC 301

International Economics

 

MEC 401

Indian Economic Policies

MEC 302

Introduction to Environmental Economics

 

MEC 402

Development Economics

MEC 303

*Optional-I

 

MEC 403

*Optional-III

MEC 304

*Optional-II

 

MEC 404

*Optional-IV

 

Optional Papers 
The following optional subjects with four papers each are available in the department. Students may offer any one of them

1.       Agricultural Economics

2.       Demography

3.       Development Economics

4.       Econometrics

5.       Public policy

6.       Advanced Economic Theory

 

 

1. Agricultural Economics

 

2. Demography

Paper Code

Paper Title

 

Paper Code

Paper Title

MEC 303

Development Economics I

 

MEC 303

Principles of Demography-I

(Economics of Growth and Development)

 

MEC 304

Problems of Population growth

MEC 304

Development Economics II

 

MEC 403

Principles of Demography-II

(Strategies and Policies)

 

MEC 404

Population Problem in India

MEC 403

East and South East Asian Development

 

 

 

MEC 404

Regional Issues in India

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Development Economics

 

4. Econometrics

Paper Code

Paper Title

 

Paper Code

Paper Title

MEC 303

Development Economics I (Economics of Growth and Development)

 

MEC 303

Econometric Methods-II

MEC 304

Development Economics II (Strategies and Policies)

 

MEC 304

Problems of Population growth

MEC 403

East and South East Asian Development

 

MEC 403

Econometric Methods-III

MEC 404

Regional Issues in India

 

MEC 404

Applied Econometrics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Public Policy

 

6. Advanced Economic Theory

Paper Code

Paper Title

 

Paper Code

Paper Title

MEC 303

Law and Economics

 

MEC 303

Information Economics

MEC 304

Resource Economics

 

MEC 304

Open Economy Macroeconomics

MEC 403

Energy Economics

 

MEC 403

Economics of Uncertainty and Finance

MEC 404

Economics of Regulation

 

MEC 404

Dynamic Macroeconomics