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Everything You Need to Know About MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam

Madras School of Economics or popularly known as MSE is located in Chennai and especially for higher education in the domain of Economics. MSE is affiliated to the Central University of Tamil Nadu. Madras School of Economics is considered among the top institutions to pursue Masters in Economics.

MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam
Madras School of Economics MA Economics

MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam Details

MSE offers admission to 2-year post-graduate programs leading to an M.A. degree in different domains of economics. Here is the list of the domains offered under the 2 year MA Economics Course :

  1. General Economics,

  2. Financial Economics,

  3. Applied Quantitative Finance,

  4. Actuarial Economics and

  5. Environmental economics

MSE MA Economics Entrance Registration Link

All the details are now available with respect to the entrance exam and the online registration for MSE MA Economics 2024 open from 10th April, 2024.

MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam Timeline

With all the information available now, it is also important to know the timeline as well for the entire MSE MA Economics Entrance exam 2024.

Here is the timeline or important dates for MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam:



Application Portal OPEN

10th April 2024

Application Portal CLOSES

11th May 2024

Exam Date

1st June 2024


17-18th June 2024

MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam Seats

This year for MSE MA Economics course, the INTAKE UNDER EACH of the 5 M.A. Programs will be 47. This is including a 35% quota for the resident students of Tamil Nadu. Further, the reservation Policy of Govt of Tamil Nadu will also be followed.

MSE MA Economics Entrance Eligibility Criteria

Here is the complete eligibility criteria for MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam:

  1. Course: Undergraduation in social sciences (including commerce & management), sciences, or engineering (Final Year students can also appear).

  2. Marks: Candidates must have 55% for General category; 50% for OBC – Non-Creamy Layer; 45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates in undergraduation.

  3. Age: Candidates should not have completed 25 years of age as on 1st July 2024.

  4. Maths: Candidates should have studied mathematics at +2 level, OR its equivalent – which includes pass certificate from National Institute of Open Schooling for mathematics at Senior Secondary level, or completion of mathematical economics course(s) at under-graduate level.

MSE MA Economics Course Selection Process

The selection process for MSE MA Economics is based on the entrance test, subject to fulfilment of eligibility criteria by candidates.

MSE MA Economics Entrance Registration Fee

All the candidates can complete the application form online at; and pay the application fee of Rs. 1000/- only (General category) & Rs. 800/- only (SC/ST category)

MSE MA Economics Syllabus

We have discussed about the MSE MA Economics Entrance Exam syllabus in detail in our other blog.

More details in subsequent blogs

Hope this helps you all and BEST OF LUCK.

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