BA (Hons.) Economics Program
- The Bachelor of Arts Honors program in Economics is a 3-year campus based program.
Admission is based on Merit and Personal Interview
Award of Degree
Students who successfully complete the program are awarded The Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Degree in Economics by The ICFAI University, Dehradun subject to University regulations.
- 3 Years
- Pass in Class XII or equivalent (any discipline) with 50% and above aggregate marks.
- Program is divided into 6 semesters spread over 3 years. There is a summer internship program embedded into curriculum at the end of second year to provide corporate exposure to the students.
|BA (Hons.) Economics Program Structure|
|Summer Internship Program|
The program structure is tentative, subject to change (if required).
|Group-I (Discipline Specific Elective (DSE) Courses)||Group-II (Discipline Specific Elective (DSE) Courses)|
|(i) Economics of Health and Education||(viii) Political Economy-II|
|(ii) Applied Econometrics||(ix) Comparative Economic Development (1850-1950)|
|(iii) Economic History of India (1857-1947)||(x) Financial Economics|
|(iv) Topics in Microeconomics-I||(xi) Topics in Microeconomics-II|
|(v) Political Economy-I||(xii) Environmental Economics|
|(vi) Money and Financial Markets||(xiii) International Economics|
|(vii) Public Economics||(xiv) Dissertation/Project|
|Generic Elective Courses in Economics|
|Semester - I||Semester - II|
|Generic Elective in Economics I: Vision of Education in India: Issues and Concerns||Generic Elective in Economics II: Governance: Issues and Challenges|
|Semester - III||Semester - IV|
|Generic Elective in Economics III: (a)Money and Banking (b)Environmental Economics||Generic Elective in Economics IV: (a)Economic History of India 1857-1947 (b)Public Finance|
The fee for each program is mentioned in the table below.
|Programs||No. of Semesters||Admission Fee||Total Program Fee||Convocation & Alumni Fee||Caution Deposit|
|BA (Hons.) Economics Program(3 Years)||6||10,000||90,000||1,05,000||6,000||5,000|
Domicile: To avail the domicile benefits in the program fee, candidate domicile certificate is required at the time of registration
Program Fee: Program Fee is to be paid in equal installments as shown against the respective program.
Note: Ph.D. program fee mentioned above is for the minimum duration of the program. Students have to pay the respective semester fee to continue in the program, if he/she takes additional time beyond the stipulated minimum duration.
Convocation Fee of Rs. 1,000 and Alumni Fee of Rs. 5,000 is to be paid along with the program fee of final semester
Caution Deposit: All students are required to pay the caution deposit along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest after adjusting dues, on completion of the respective program.
Merit Scholarships Scheme 2023
The ICFAI University, Dehradun offers merit scholarships to students pursuing the UG & PG programs. These scholarships are based on past academic record and semester-wise performance.
A. Based on Past Academic Record
The past academic percentage will be calculated for the eligibility program on the basis of all courses studied during the program. He/ she should not have any backlog (RRA/NC/ RC) in the semester. He/ she should have scored 6 or more GPA in the semester. Students facing any disciplinary action will not be considered for scholarship. Students who have availed fee waiver are not eligible for scholarship.
Note: Students are required to pay complete semester fee on or before the registration date.
The details are presented in the following table:
|Merit Scholarships Scheme 2023|
|Programs||Percentage achieved in qualifying examination|
|≥ 90%||≥ 80% to < 90%||≥ 70% to < 80%|
|Amount of Scholarship * (In Rs.)|
|BA (Hons.) Economics Program (3 Years)||27,000||22,500||18,000|
Above Scholarship amount would be adjusted equally in 6 installments for 3 year Programs;
|Academic Performance (CGPA)||Category I||Category II||Category II|
|≥ 9.00||≥ 8.50 -< 9.00||≥ 8.00 -< 8.50|
|Programs||No. of Semesters||Amount of Scholorship per semester* (In Rs.)|
|BA (Hons.) Economics Program (3 Years)||6||4,500||3,300||2,250|