The Economics and Finance Department at BITS Pilani – K K Birla Campus offers M.Sc (Hons) Economics as a first degree, Minor in Finance and Ph.D. programme. The diversity of specialisations of the departmental faculty has promoted multi-faceted research at the Department and has brought a certain depth to the courses as well. Along with research, the Department recognizes the growing demand for trained manpower in education, industry, government and other sectors as well as nurturing future researchers and specialists in related fields. The teaching methodology seeks to provide students with a strong theoretical and conceptual foundation and to create a continuous interest and involvement with the real life applications of Economics, Finance and Management. Many of the students go on to do further studies, research and internships in fields related to economics and finance. Economics is of relevance to every individual.


Preferred Research Areas:

  • Agricultural Economics & Resource Management
  • Business & Corporate Economics
  • Business & Finance
  • Business & Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Economic Development
  • Economic Geography
  • Environmental Economics & Politics
  • Finance & Investments Special Topics
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Financial Economics
  • Financial Engineering
  • Industrial Organization
  • International Economics & Trade
  • International Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Money & Banking
  • Personal Finance
  • Public Policy Economics & Finance
  • Regional Economics
  • Risk Management

  • The Vision
  • The Mission
  • The department is envisioned to achieve excellence in teaching and research in the fields of economics, finance and management.

  • 1. "To provide high quality education and training to undergraduate students in the field of economics, management, finance and entrepreneurship." 2. "To produce graduates who are well prepared for a wide range of jobs in industry, academia and research organizations." 3. "To produce internationally recognized publishable research which adheres to the highest standards of professional rigor and ethics." 4. "To disseminate knowledge and information by organizing Seminars/workshops/short term courses to develop professionalism." 5. "To interact with the industry, educational and research organizations, and alumni in the fields of curriculum development, training and research to meet the demand of quality technical human resource at national & international level."

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