Scope & Opportunities

Among the most sought-after subjects in the Indian Civil Services Exams and other competitive exams such as the Indian Economic Service and the Reserve Bank of India, economics is the cog from which many exciting and fulfilling careers emerge. B. Sc. (Hons) in Economics is also ideal preparation for MBA in India and abroad. Graduates can also have a head start in their careers in interesting job profiles in the field. It should come as no surprise that many of Rhodes scholars - the most prestigious scholarship offered at the end of an undergraduate degree both in India and abroad have chosen Economics as their undergraduate major. Multinational corporations hire economists to forecast global economic and political trends that may impact corporate development or to devise economic cases to promote particular corporate or public policies.