2-Year M.A.Programmes

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

M.A. General Economics
M. A. Financial Economics
M.A. Actuarial Economics
M.A. Applied Quantitative Finance
M.A. Environmental Economics

MSE courses are recognized as advanced courses by academic circles and the market. Campus recruitment takes place in the 3rd 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.


Course University Intake Eligibility Age Limit
M.A. General Economics Central University of Tamil Nadu 50 Any graduate of a Recognized University with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for OBC – Non Creamy Layer; and 45% for A/ST candidates) and Mathematics at plus two level. 24 years i.e.”The candidates should not have completed 24 years as on 01-07-2016″
M.A. Financial Economics 50
M.A. Applied Quantitative Finance 50
M.A. Actuarial Economics 30
M.A. Environmental Economics 30

5-Year Integrated Programme

A Five-Year Integrated programme leading to M.A. 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 :

Course University Intake Eligibility
Integrated M.A. 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 A/ST candidates. Mathematics or Economics with Business Mathematics at the plus-two level.

Application Procedure for M.A. Economics / M.A. Financial Economics / M.A. Applied Quantitative Finance / M.A. Actuarial Economics / M.A. Environmental Economics / Integrated M.A. Economics:

Refer to the Central University of Tamil Nadu,Thiruvarur :