Department of Economics


Name of the CourseB.A.(Hons.)/ B.A. (Hons. with Research) in Economics(FYUGP) with multiple exit options after one year(Certificate), Two years(Diploma), 3 Years(Degree), 4 Years B.A. (Hons.)/B.A. (Hons. with Research)
Duration4 years
Seats29+4NRI+1 Foreign National
FeesAs per Handbook of Information- 2024. [2024-25]
EligibilityBased on merit**

+2 examination under the 10+2+3 system of education conducted by Recognized board/University/council with atleast 60% marks in the +2 examination.*

Given the quantitative requirements of the Program, only those who have passed mathematics at the class XII are eligible.

The candidate must not be above 20 years of age as on 1st August of the year in which admission is sought to the First Semester (22 years in the case of SC/ST) & 25 years for PWD candidates.

*5% concession is admissible in the eligibility marks to SC/ST/BC/PwD candidates.

**(i) The merit will be calculated on the basis of the marks secured in best five subject, which must include Mathematics & English.

(ii) 2% additional weightage of marks obtained at (i) above will be given to students who have studied Economics at +2 level.
RemarksFour Year Under Graduate Programme (NEP-2020) in Economics under the Honours School Framework.
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Name of the CourseDoctor of Philosophy
Duration5 years
SeatsSubject to availability
FeesAs per Handbook of Information- 2024. [2024-25] [2024-25]
EligibilityUGC NET/GATE
Name of the CourseM.A. (Economics)
Duration2 years
Seats80+5NRI+4 Foreign National seats
FeesAs per Handbook of Information- 2024. [2024-25]
EligibilityBased on PU-CET (PG)
Entrance Test: 100%

Pass percentage 35% (30% in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) in PU-CET (PG) Entrance Test.

Entrance Test shall be in English only.

The candidate must have passed B.A. with Honours in Economics, OR B.A. with Economics as an elective subject with 50% marks in aggregate.

Any other degree awarded by a UGC recognized University/Institution that is equivalent to either of the above mentioned degrees of the Panjab University.

Candidate having reappear or compartment at the time of first counseling is not eligible for admission in the course even though he/she clears the reappear or compartment by the time of subsequent round in counseling.
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