The written entrance examination for MSc (Economics) is likely to be held on 09 September 2020, 2-5 pm. Please note that the date and time are tentative and may be changed by the Institute in view of government advisory on Covid-19 or on the account of logistic considerations.

The Applications Portal is being opened again to allow the applicants to change the choice of Test Centres they have opted. Four more cities - Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna and Thiruvananthapuram - have been added to the existing list of cities. If you wish to change the test centre choices, please login. The portal shall accept the change in the choice of Test Centres until 5:00 PM, 20 August 2020. Applicants may please note that efforts will be made by the Institute to allot the first city of choice as the Test Centre. However, circumstances may not allow the Institute to conduct the examination in any city. In such a case, a different city may be allotted as the Test Centre.

Important Instructions

Dear Applicant:

Thank you for your interest in the M.Sc. in Economics program. Please read the Information Brochure carefully before you proceed. As you are preparing to submit your application, we wanted to highlight the following aspects of the application process:

Important Dates


Activity Date and Time (IST)
Submission of online application commences on 02 March 2020 (12:00 noon)
Last date for submission of online application and application fee 10 May 2020 (04:00 pm)
Downloading of Admit card begins 01 September 2020 (11:00 am)**
Entrance Test for M.Sc. (Economics) 09 September 2020 (2:00 - 5:00 pm)**
** These date and time are tentative and may be changed by the Institute.

Eligibility



*Candidates in the final year of their programmes and who expect to complete all their qualifying degree requirements before the third week of July 2020, are eligible to apply for admission. Please see the Information Brochure for details.

Application Fee


The details of the application fee specific to Gender/Category are given in the Table below. The application fee is non-refundable.

Group/Category Fee Details
Female (All Categories)/SC/ST/PwD ₹ 750/-
All Others ₹ 1500/-


Steps for filling Application Form




Entrance Test


The admission to M.Sc. in Economics will be through a national level entrance test to be conducted by the Institute. The written entrance test will be held in Delhi NCR, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Guwahati. However, depending on the number of applicants, some cities may be dropped or more cities may be added to the above list. All shortlisted candidates based on the written entrance test will appear before an interview panel. The syllabus and the pattern of the written test is given in Annexure V of the Information Brochure.

Foreign Candidates


All foreign nationals (holding foreign passport, including persons with OCI or PIO cards) having qualifying degree from recognised university/institute in India should apply through this portal and must write the entrance test. All other foreign nationals are requested to visit http://intladm.iitd.ac.in for application procedure and other details.

Contact Us


For any clarification regarding the programme please contact 011-2659 1371 between 10:00AM to 04:00PM. You can also write to us at economics@hss.iitd.ac.in