Madras School of Economics
Year Founded: 1995
Affiliation: University Grants Commission
Contact No: 044 - 22300301 , 22354846 , 22354847
Location: Gandhi Mandapam Road , Behind Government Data Center, Kottur , Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600 025
The Madras School of Economics,Chennai came into existence in 1995. The primary objective was to create a center that would nurture quality teaching and research programs in economics. Within a short span of time it has realized this objective and is today counted among the premier institutes for higher education and research in economics in India. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council awarded MSE an “A” grade. The Ministry of Environment and Forests has designated MSE as a Center of Excellence in Environmental Economics.
The college campus is strikingly beautiful, with aesthetic buildings and well-maintained gardens. Although cut off from the noise and pollution of the main road, a short walk will reach you to the main road from where most of the city is easily accessible. The hostels are on campus, and the main college buildings are most conveniently located just a short walk away. The campus is also attached to the Anna University campus.
Placement Cell :-
In the face of the ongoing structural changes in the Indian economy with an increasing role for competitive market forces, enterprises are challenged in making the right strategic decisions that would ensure success. Policy makers are challenged in devising enabling policies that would encourage efficiency, growth and fairness. Facing up to these challenges requires, among other things, a good grasp of the underlying economic issues, facility with the necessary quantitative tools that aid in-depth analysis and informed judgment.
One of the major objectives of MSE is to equip there youngsters to meet this crying need. The approach adopted in our graduate program strives to provide the students a good foundation in economic principles & theory and to enable meaningful application of this knowledge to a wide range of issues. They are equipped with the knowledge and facility to use the necessary quantitative tools. The emphasis is to encourage an economic way of thinking.
Courses offered by Madras School of Economics