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BA. Economics (Hons.) Program

The BA. Economics (Hons.) Program is offered by IcfaiTech (Faculty of Science & Technology) of the ICFAI University, Dehradun. The program is designed to encourage future professionals to equip themselves with the latest tools and techniques in the field of Science and Technology. Program has been structured so as to identify and understand the commonality as well as the divergence amongst them.

Duration: Three Years


Pass in Class XII or equivalent (any discipline) with 50% and above aggregate marks.

Admission Process

Admission is based on Merit through Application and Interview. Interview will be conducted in July, 2018 at the ICFAI University, Dehradun.

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.

Program Structure

BA (Hons.) Program is divided into 6 semesters spread over 3 years.

BA. Economics (Hons.) Program Structure
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Mathematics for Economists - I
  • Fundamentals of Computers
  • Economic History of India
  • Environmental Economics
  • English Language
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Mathematics for Economists-II
  • Computer Skills for Economic Analysis
  • Development Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Soft Skills – I
  • Microeconomics-I
  • Macroeconomics-I
  • Statistical Methods for Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Soft Skills - II
  • Microeconomics-II
  • Macroeconomics-II
  • Introductory Econometrics - I
  • Public Economics
  • International Economics
  • Soft Skills - III
Summer Internship Program (8 Weeks)
  • Indian Tax System
  • Introductory Econometrics - II
  • Elective - I
  • Elective - II
  • Soft Skills-IV
  • Monetory Economics
  • Economics of Health & Education
  • Dissertation/Project
  • Elective - III
  • Elective - IV
  • Soft Skills-V


List of Elective Courses
Semester V Semester VI
  • Political Economy - I
  • Money and Banking
  • Financial Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Demography
  • History of Economic Thought


The Admission modalities are with reference to the campus-based full-time programs offered by the ICFAI University, Dehradun (IUD).

Eligibility Criteria

Pass in B.Tech / BE / MCA / M.Sc or equivalent in relevant area with 60% and above aggregate marks.

Note: Applicants in their final year of Qualifying Examinations can also apply for all programs.

Admission Criteria:

The admission into the programs is on the basis of Merit, through Application and Interview / Admission Test (for B.Tech Programs and Ph.D only). While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is also given to their academic distinctions, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra-curricular activities.

Original certificates of educational credentials and domicile status certificate should be produced for verification at the time of payment of first semester fee. The original certificates will be returned after verification.

The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process.


How to Apply:
Students interested can apply by any one of the following methods:

A.Online Application
Applicants can apply online by filling up the Application Form available at www.iudehradun.edu.in and make payment of Rs. 500 towards the cost using Credit / Debit Card (Visa / Master Card / Internet Banking) through secure internet payment gateway. Applicants applying online should upload their passport size color photograph while filling the Online Application. The Prospectus will be sent to such applicants

B.Download of Application Form
Applicants can fill their details online and download the Application Form from www.iudehradun.edu.in and send it to theAdmissions Office along with the Demand Draft of Rs. 500 towards the cost of the application in favor of “The ICFAI University, Dehradun - Fee Collection A/c” .payable at Dehradun.

C.Fill the Application Form.
Applicants can fill in the application form and send it to the Admissions Office.


The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the Application Form.
  • Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters
  • Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.

Attested Copies of Certificates
Applicants are required to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates.

  • Date of Birth Certificate / Class X Certificate.
  • Mark Sheets of Class X, XII, Degree, Diploma (as may be applicable).
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable).
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.

Submission of Application Form:
The completed Application Form for Admission should be sent to:

Admissions Office:
The ICFAI University, Dehradun
Rajawala Road, Central Hope Town, Selaqui,
Dehradun - 248 001, Uttarakhand.
E-mail: admissions@iudehradun.edu.in

BA (Hons.) Economics Program Fee
Program Admission Fee Rs. Total Program Fee Rs. Caution Deposit Rs.
Domicile Non - Domicile
BA (Hons.) Economics
(6 semesters)
10,000 1,50,000 1,71,000 5,000

Program Fee: Program Fee is to be paid in equal installments as shown against the respective program.

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

The ICFAI University, Dehradun (IUD) offers merit scholarships to students pursuing the UG & PG programs. These scholarships are based on past academic recored and semester-wise performance.

A. Merit Scholarships based on past academic record:

Percentage of marks achieved in Class XII (or equivalent) for UG programs and graduation for PG programs will decide the amount of scholarship. The scholarship amount is equally distributed across all the semesters. Scholarship will continue semester after semester only on maintaining a minimum 6.0 GPA in the previous semester. The details are presented in the following table:

Program & Duration No. of Semesters Amount of Scholarship in Rs. *
Category I (≥ 90%) Category II (≥ 80% to <90%) Category II (≥ 70% to <80%)
BA (Hons.)
6 45,000 36,000 30,000

* Above Scholarship amount would be adjusted equally in installments in each semester fee payable.

B. Merit Scholarships based on Semester-wise Performance:

Up to 10% of the students of the batch will be awarded merit scholarships in addition to the scholarship based on the past academic record. The details given below:

Program No. of Semesters Academic Performance (CGPA) Amount of Scholarship in Rs. (per semester)
Category I ≥ 9.00 Category II ≥ 8.50 - < 9.00 Category III ≥ 8.00 - < 8.50
BA (Hons.) 6 7,500 5,500 4,000


 Admission date has been extended
        upto September 30, 2020

 Particulars  Dates
 Last date for the submission of Application Form August 17, 2020
 Selection Process  May-August, 2020
 Program fee payment on or before August 20, 2020

The ICFAI University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand is included in the list of universities maintained by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956, vide their letter No. F.9-26/2003 (CPP-I) dated July 22, 2005


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