Ph.D. Economics

Ph.D. in Economics programme offered by the Department of Economics, Pondicherry University is a very popular programme at the national level. The programme receive students from all over India. The students get opportunity to work in numerous areas of research interest with faculty members of the Department having diversified expertise. Many scholars who have received Ph.D. Degree from the Department are presently working in many reputed academic and government institutions. Such institutions include IITs, Central Universities, Government of India, the Reserve Bank of India, etc.

Focus Areas


of the program

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics

Mathematical and Statistical tools for economists

Public finance, Growth and development

Indian Economy, Econometrics

Who can prefer this Course


Master’s degree in Economics with a minimum of 55% of marks
The entrance examination for Ph.D. Economics consists of 100 multiple choice questions of PG level (Economics).

Current Curriculum

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Previous Curriculum

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