MADRAS SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

(Behind Govt. Data Centre), Gandhi Mandapam Road, Chennai - 600
025

Admission to M.Sc. Economics/M.Sc. Financial Economics, 2011-2012

 


Madras School of Economics offers the following 2-year (4 semester) Post Graduate programmes in collaboration with the Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur:

  1. M.Sc. Economics
  2. M.Sc. Financial Economics

MSE courses are recognized as advanced courses by academic circles and the market. Campus recruitment takes place in the 4th semester by various leading businesses and other institutions. Our students have been recruited by leading organizations like HSBC, Nathan Associates, IFMR, Citigroup Global Services (CGSL), Hewlett Packard, Symphony, Mu Sigma, Infosys BPO and Genpact. 

Eligibility:

Course

University

Intake

Eligibility

 

M.Sc. (General Economics)

Central University of Tamil Nadu

 

50 in each Subject

 

Any graduate of a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate with Economics / Statistics/ Mathematics as one of the subjects.

M.Sc. (Financial Economics)

A Five-Year Integrated programme leading to M.Sc. in Economics is also being offered by the Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur in collaboration with Madras School of Economics. The details for this course are given below:

Eligibility:

Course

University

Intake

Eligibility

 

Integrated M.Sc. Economics (First three years at CUTN, Thiruvarur, Last two years at MSE)

 

Central University of Tamil Nadu

 

50

 

Plus two examination of any recognized Board in India with 60% marks in aggregate for general category, 55% for OBC (non creamy layer) and 50% for SC/ST candidates.  Mathematics or Economics with Business Mathematics at the plus-two level, is preferable.  

Application Procedure for M.Sc. Economics/M.Sc. Financial Economics/Integrated M.Sc. Economics:
Online applications for Common Entrance Examination will be available on www.cucet.ac.in from 10 am on May 2, 2011. The Last date for receipt of online and offline application is June 4, 2011. Please visit the website of Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur (http://www.tiruvarur.tn.nic.in/cutn/) for further details and information.

The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of “CO-ORDINATOR, CUCET – 2011”, payable at THIRUVARUR, Tamil Nadu. The same form can be used for applying to one or both the courses.
 

Important Dates
Date of opening of online application form 5th, MAY
Date of opening of offline application form 10th, MAY
Last date for sale of application of offline/online form closes on 02nd June 2011
Last date for receipt of application 4th June, 2011
Admit card download window 13 - 16 June, 2011
CUCET 18th & 19th June 2011
CUCET RESULTS & downloading of mark sheet 5th, JULY
Counselling sessions & admission starts 12th, JULY
Classes commence 01.08.2011


 

 

Offline Application

Online Application

 

Form Cost

With 1 Option

With 2 Options

With 3 Options

With 1 Option

With 2 Options

With 3 Options

General / OBC Candidates

Rs.100/-

Rs.100/-

Rs.200/-

Rs.300/-

Rs.150/-

Rs.250/-

Rs.350/-

SC/ST Candidates

Rs.50/-

Rs.50/-

Rs.100/-

Rs.150/-

Rs.100/-

Rs.125/-

Rs.175/-

 

Online application:

After filling up all the details online, print out and  send the application to the following address along with Demand Draft.

"Blueshift Information Systems Private Limited"

6th Floor, East Wing, Sreyas Towers,
23 & 24, Chamiers Road,
Chennai – 600 018

(Please do not send any certificates or other enclosures.)

Offline application:

Get the form from the Central University of Tamil Nadu either in person on payment of Rs.100/- (Rupees 50/- for SC/ST Candidates) or by post by paying Rs.100/- (Rupees 50/- for SC/ST Candidates) by DD drawn in favour of “CO-ORDINATOR, CUCET 2011” with a self addressed stamped envelope of the size 28cms x 12cms. After filling the form,  send the application form complete in all respects with Demand Draft to:

"Blueshift Information Systems Private Limited"

6th Floor, East Wing, Sreyas Towers,
23 & 24, Chamiers Road, Chennai – 600 018

(Please do not send any certificates or other enclosures.)

Basis of Selection: Admission will be based on Common Entrance Examination to be conducted as per details given below:

M.Sc. Economics - June 19, 2011
M.Sc. Financial Economics - June 19, 2011

Integrated M.Sc. Economics - June 18, 2011

Madras School of Economics offers fellowship of Rs. 2500/- p.m. in M.Sc. Economics and M.Sc. Financial Economics courses. In the first year, these are based on the rank obtained in the entrance examination. Three fellowships each are available for both M.Sc Economics and M.Sc Financial Economics courses.

Admission Test Centres : Ajmer, Allahabad, Bangalore, Belgaum, Bhagalpur, Bhubaneswar, Bikaner, Chennai , Coimbatore. , Darbhanga, Dhanbad, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Jodhpur, Kasargod, Kashmir, Kochi, Kolkata, Kota, Kozhikode, Madurai, Mumbai, Mysore, New Delhi, Patna, Ranchi, Silchar, Thiruvanathapuram, Thiruvarur, and Udaipur. If the number of candidates opting for a particular centre is not viable, they will be allocated to the nearest centre. The decision of the convener is final in this regard.

Admission to the above programmes is subject to applicants’ fulfilling the eligibility conditions.

Applicants awaiting results in the qualifying examination may also apply. However, their admission will be subject to their passing and getting the minimum eligible marks in the qualifying examination, the proof of which shall be submitted before the last date fixed for the completion of the admission formalities by the Universities concerned.

Admission to the Central Universities is governed by the Central Educational Institutions (reservation in admission) Act.

The respective University reserves the right to launch or drop any academic programme at any stage.

The candidates belonging to the SC/ST community will get relaxation of 5% in the minimum requirement prescribed by the concerned University.

Refer to MSE website
www.mse.ac.in for details about the institute and the courses offered. Refer to the Central University of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvarur http://cucet.ac.in/ for admission procedure to M.Sc courses. Complete details are available in the instructions to candidates attached with the application form.

                     Program Brochure can be downloadable here - Program Brochure  

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