Welcome to the MA Program
There are many institutions / universities offering high quality postgraduate
program in economics abroad. However, there are very few such institutions in
India. Further there is significant demand for specialists in economics in
emerging countries including India. In this context, the Faculty of Social
Sciences offers two year residential program in MA (Financial Economics) at
Hyderabad. The Faculty of Social Sciences is a constituent of IFHE.
To equip students with sound knowledge of business and financial economics,
with a view to improve their analytical and problem-solving skills.
To introduce students to new insights in the study of financial economics, with
a view to develop critical and creative thinking skills.
To equip students with the tools and methods necessary for analysing firms,
business, markets and strategies; understanding the determinants of financial
market performance; evaluating financial decisions; and understanding the
strengths and limitations of national and international regulatory frameworks.
To equip students with a competent understanding of research and data analysis
methods, including modeling, estimation, use of statistical software packages,
access to database, and data acquisition.