Master of Science in Quantitative Economic (MSQE)
About the programme:
This is a two-year advanced programme in Economics and its applications, with special emphasis on quantitative methods. On successful completion of the programme, a student will be able to pursue an academic career in Economics or take up responsible positions in various private and public sector organisations. It is offered simultaneously at Kolkata and Delhi. One can download the course syllabus from https://www.isical.ac.in/content/postgraduate.
The MSQE program at ERU is widely considered to be among the very best of its kind in India. This program stands out for its small class size, a very high degree of personalized student-faculty interaction, and the technical rigor of the training it imparts. The global academic reputation of our MSQE program is evidenced by the fact that, in the recent past, graduating MSQE students from ERU have been offered fully funded doctoral placement by leading universities around the world such as Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Columbia, Cornell, Rochester, Virginia, U. of Wisconsin Madison, U. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, U. of Texas Austin, U. of British Columbia, Warwick, Mannheim, Bonn, Carlos III, Pompeu Fabra, and the National University of Singapore.
MSQE students interested in pursuing a career in the corporate sector can look forward to a thriving campus placement program at ERU. Our corporate placement record is consistently 100%, and the average salary package offered to graduates of our MSQE program has been well over Rs 25 lakh per annum in recent years.
Companies that have absorbed students from our MSQE program in the recent past include
JPMorgan Chase & Co,
Bank of America,