B.Sc (Hons)


From the micro to the macro, theory to application, the undergraduate honours degree in Economics at BESC gives you the foundation for a career in diverse fields like academics, public policy, journalism and more. Covering a wide range of topics including Macro and Microeconomics, Development Theory, Indian and International Economy, Econometrics and Applied Economics, our modules give you a strong and competitive understanding of the discipline.

Course Structure

Choice Based Credit System


Course Code Name of Course Semester Marks
CC-1 Introductory Microeconomics [Theory plus Tutorial] 1 100
CC-2 Mathematical Method for Ecomomics-I[Theory plus Tutorial] 1
GE-1 Introductory Microeconomics (Applicable for students opting for Economics as Generic Elective) 1 100
AECC-1 Communicating English/ Modern Indian Languages(MIL) 1 100
CC-3 Introductory Macroeconomics [Theory plus Tutorial] 2 100
CC-4 Mathematical Method for Ecomomics-II[Theory plus Tutorial] 2 100
GE-2 Introductory Macroeconomics (Applicable for students opting for Economics as Generic Elective) 2 100
AECC-2 Environmental Studies 2 100
CC-5 Intermediate Microeconomics-1 [Theory plus Tutorial] 3 100
CC-6 Intermediate Macroeconomics-1 [Theory plus Tutorial] 3 100
CC-7 Statictics for Economics[Theory plus Tutorial] 3 100
GE-3 Issues in Economic Development and India (Applicable for students opting for Economics as Generic Elective) 3 100
SE-1 Data Analysis[Theory]/Rural Development[Theory] 3 100
CC-8 Intermediate Microeconomics-II [Theory plus Tutorial] 4 100
CC-9 Intermediate Macroeconomics-II [Theory plus Tutorial] 4 100
CC-10 Introductory Econometrics[Theory plus Tutorial] 4 100
GE-4 Indian Economic Policies (Applicable for students opting for Economics as Generic Elective) 4 100
SE-2 Research Methodology [Theory]/Managerial Economics [Theory] 4 100
CC-11 International Economics [Theory plus Tutorial] 5 100
CC-12 India Economy[Theory plus Tutorial based Term Paper] 5 100
DSE-A(1) Applied Econometrics or Economic History of India (1857-1947) 5 100
DSE-B(1) Comparative Economic Development (1850-1950) or Financial Economics (FE) 5 100
CC-13 Public Economics[Theory plus Tutorial] 6 100
CC-14 Development Economics[Theory plus Tutorial] 6 100
DSE-A(2) Money and Financial Markets (MFM) (5+1) or Issues in Indian Economy (IIE) (4+2) 6 100
DSE-B(2) Environmental Economics (EE) or Issues in Development Economics (IDE) 6 100


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Course Eligibility

A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained at the previous qualifying examination a minimum of:

55% marks in Economics + PASS marks in Mathematics


45% marks in Economics + 50% marks in BO4 + PASS marks in Mathematics


  • If the candidate has not studied Economics in class XII, he / she needs to achieve the above-mentioned marks in Mathematics to apply for Economics (H).
  • Candidate passed in Business Mathematics is not eligible for Admission.
  • Please also read General Eligibility Criteria, Under Admissions.
Course Duration

3 Years

Course Hours

10:15 am to 4:30 pm (Day Session, Co-Ed)

Course Fees

₹ 24,645/- (First Semester)

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