Delhi School of Economics (DSE), Delhi Delhi , Delhi NCR

  •   ESTD 1949
  •   Public

About Delhi School of Economics (DSE), Delhi

Delhi School of Economics, commonly known as DSE, was established in the academic year of 1949 to provide higher learning, mainly in the field of Economics. It is considered one of the finest colleges of social sciences in India. The college is affiliated to University of Delhi and is situated in North Campus of the University in Maurice Nagar. The college has been approved by University Grants Commission (UGC).

The organization of DSE consists of Department of Economics, Department of Sociology, Department of Geography and Department of Commerce. The departments of Economics, Sociology, and Geography are taken under by the Faculty of Social Sciences and the Department of Commerce comes under the Faculty of Commerce and Business. Department of Economics was developed later, in order to strengthen the research infrastructure.

The infrastructure of the college is average with all the basic amenities provided in it.

  • The campus is surrounded by lush greenery; the classrooms are large enough to accommodate a large number of students and are fully air-conditioned. The classrooms are equipped with the latest technologies and provide smart learning as well to keep students updated.
  • The cafeteria of DSE offers delicious and hygienic food at very economical rates.
  • The college also offers Hostel facilities for the students coming from out of the city, but the seats are limited. All the basic facilities are provided in the hostel.
  • One of the most important features of this college is its Library known as Ratan Tata Library. Mostly referred to as RTL, it is one of the best libraries in the field on Economics and allied fields. The library is well equipped with all the recent informative books and resources. The stock of the library comprises of 2.5 lakh volume of books and bound periodicals.

The faculty members of DSE are quite good. Most of the members are experienced in their respective subjects. They are well behaved and highly qualified. Their main aim is to impart knowledge and wisdom to their students. They try to help students to their maximum extent. Enough industry exposure is provided through frequent guest lectures and industrial visits.

Considering the admission procedure of DSE, the college follows basic guidelines defined by Delhi University.

  • Admission to undergraduate programs such as BA and BA Economics depends on the merit list formed based on the scores obtained by the candidates in senior secondary school or marks score by them in an entrance examination
  • For admission to postgraduate program such as MA Economics, the candidates are required to hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field

While talking about the placements of Delhi School of Economics, there are a number of good National and Multi-national companies that visit the college. The selection of students is based upon their academic scores, their ability to represent themselves and their participation & performances in the events conducted by the institute. Students graduated from DSE have a world of opportunities in front of them. The placements of Department of Commerce are way too good. The highest package offered by the companies is 20 LPA CTC and the average package offered is 9.64 LPA.

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Saloni MCom  Student

Overview 4/5

Education of DSE is best in the city as everyone knows and that is why many learned personalities of India are the alumni's of the college and it is one of the best departments in the university and the fee of the department is Rs 4000 per year.
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Delhi School of Economics (DSE) pros-best faculty amazing infrastucture cons- unpunctuality non active cells
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Saloni MCom  Student

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Education of DSE is best in the city as everyone knows and that is why many learned personalities of India are the alumni's of the college and it is one of the best departments in the university and the fee of the department is Rs 4000 per year.
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Parul Singhal  Student

College Description 3/5

Delhi School of Economics (DSE) pros-best faculty amazing infrastucture cons- unpunctuality non active cells
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College Description 3/5

Delhi School of Economics (DSE) pros-best faculty amazing infrastucture cons- unpunctuality non active cells
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Saloni MCom  Student

Overview 4/5

Education of DSE is best in the city as everyone knows and that is why many learned personalities of India are the alumni's of the college and it is one of the best departments in the university and the fee of the department is Rs 4000 per year.

Delhi School of Economics (DSE), Delhi Admission

Delhi School of Economics has a certain procedure for admission. For admission to different programs offered by the institute, the candidates are required to follow the minimum educational criteria defined by Delhi University.

  • Candidates with at least 40% marks in aggregate can apply for the undergraduate programs offered
  • Candidates, who are willing to pursue their career in a particular subject are required to have passed that subject in last qualifying examination
  • For admission to PG courses, the candidates are shortlisted either based on the merit list or entrance examination conducted by the university
  • The candidates seeking admission to Postgraduate courses are required to have secured at least 50% marks in aggregate in their undergraduate examination
  • Candidates seeking admission to M. Phil and Ph.D. are required to take the entrance examination followed by personal interview round
  • For admission to Ph.D. and M. Phil, the candidates must have studied the relevant subject in their last qualifying examination

Admission to Undergraduate Programs

Delhi School of Engineering offers courses in Arts with one-course specialization in Economics.

  • The candidates seeking admission to Arts courses in Delhi School of Economics are required to have secured at least 40% marks in aggregate in senior secondary school
  • A merit list based on the marks obtained by the candidates in last qualifying examination is prepared, through which the candidates are shortlisted
  • Candidates appearing in their final examinations are also eligible to apply for admission and the stream in which they completed their last qualifying examination is not considered

Course

Specialization

Minimum Eligibility

Procedure

BA

 -

at least 40% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination

Merit list based

BA (H)

Economics

at least 45% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination

Application Procedure for Undergraduate Programs

  • The candidates are required to visit the official website of Delhi University to fill the application form
  • While filling the application form they are required to make the payment of INR 150 (INR 75 for SC/ST) as application fee
  • The payment is to made online through Credit card/ Debit card/ Net banking
  • The candidates are required to send the print out of application form along with the required documents to the respective college for verification of certificates
  • Documents required are mark sheets and passing certificates of 10thand 12thclass, recent character certificate, caste certificate (if required), transfer certificate from school and two passports sized self-attested photographs

Admission to Postgraduate Programs

The university also offers Arts courses at postgraduate level. The specializations offered by the university are Economics, Sociology, and Geography. The basic eligibility to apply for postgraduate programs is to have a bachelor's degree in the relevant field.

  • The candidates seeking admission to postgraduate programs are required to hold a bachelor's degree in the relevant field from a recognized university
  • For admission, the candidates are required to appear and qualify the entrance examination conducted by the university
  • Or the admission can take place through the merit list based on the marks obtained by the candidates in their last qualifying examination
  • Candidates appearing in their final examinations are also eligible to apply for the admission to postgraduate programs
  •  Candidates who have graduated from Delhi University can directly apply for merit list based admission procedure and the others have to take the entrance examination conducted by the university
  • Candidates seeking admission through merit list are required to have secured 40% marks in aggregate in their graduation
  • Candidates seeking admission to MA Economics are required to have scored at least 60% marks in aggregate in the entrance examination (20% for SC/ST categories and 36% for OBC)

 

Course Name Specializations Eligibility Procedure
MA Economics 60% marks in the qualifying examination Merit and entrance examination based
Geography BA/B. Sc./B. Ed with Geography with 55% in Geography and 50% in aggregate
Sociology B. Com or B.A. in Business Administration/Public Administration with 55% marks in the aggregate

Application Procedure of PG

  • The candidates must visit the official website of Delhi University to register themselves
  • While filling the application form, they must process the payment of INR 500 (INR 250 for reserved categories) as application fee
  • They must select the course and mode of application and the college they wish to study in
  • They are advised to visit the college for processing the application fee along with the documents
  • Documents required are mark sheets and passing certificates of 10thand 12thclass, recent character certificate, caste certificate (if required), transfer certificate from school and two passports sized self-attested photographs

Admission to M. Phil and Ph.D.

The college offers M. Phil and Ph.D. at the doctorate level. The courses are offered in three specializations namely Economics, Sociology, and Geography.

  • The candidates seeking admission must have passed senior secondary school from Science stream
  • The admission procedure takes place through the merit list based on the marks obtained by the candidates in their last qualifying examination

Course

Specializations

Eligibility

Procedure

M. Phil.

Economics

A Master's degree in Economics

Merit and Entrance.

Sociology

Master's degree in Sociology with 55%.

Geography

MA/M.SC in Geography, Economics, Sociology with 55%.

Ph. D.

Economics

A Master's or M.Phil. Degree in Economics with 55% marks

Merit and Entrance.

Sociology

Master's degree of an Indian or a foreign university in the subject concerned with 55% marks.

Geography

MA/M.SC/M. Phil in Geography, Economics, Sociology with 60%.

Application Procedure of M. Phil and PhD

  • Candidates must visit the official website of Delhi University and apply through the admission portal
  • While filling the application form, they must process the payment of INR 500 (INR 250 for reserved categories) as application fee
  • The candidates are shortlisted based on their performances in entrance examination followed by personal interview
  • They must select the course and mode of application and the college they wish to study in
  • Documents required are mark sheets and passing certificates of 10thand 12thclass, recent character certificate, caste certificate (if required), transfer certificate from school and two passports sized self-attested photographs

Placement

Highest and average package for MBA / PGDM

  HIGHEST
20 L
  AVERAGE
9.6 L
Industry Average for MBA / PGDM
  HIGHEST
15 L
  AVERAGE
4.5 L
Parul Singhal 9 months ago
fewer package placements.

Location & Contact Info

Address
University Enclave, Delhi, Delhi NCR, 11007

Accessibility

Nearest Railway Station
New Delhi railway staion
Nearest Airport
IGI Airport, New Delhi

Facilities Available

Library      
The library of the DSE has every needful resource like reference books, textbooks, journals, magazines etc.
Computer Lab      
Computer Lab is available in the campus with the latest hardware and software.
Auditorium      
Cafeteria      
Cafeteria of the DSE provides the students with fresh and affordable food.

Recruiters

14 Companies

Placement Officer
Ms. Jasintha
 +91-11-27666533-35
  jasintha@econdse.org
Guided Admission

Brochure

M.A. In Economics
Brochure

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Placement Brochure 2015
Brochure

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Faculty

Prof. Santosh C. Panda
Position: Director
Bhattacharjea Aditya
Position: Professor
Somanathan Rohini
Position: Professor
Singh Ram
Position: Associate Professor
Shah Sudhir A.
Position: Professor
Parul Singhal 9 months ago
faculties were amazing , very helpful , quite impressive, many were Ph.D. holders.

Successful Alumni

Scholarship

Scholarship on Merit basis

Some Scholarships are provided based on the student's merit in the entrance examination. Also, other scholarships like Manmohan singh scholarship, EXIM Bank Scholarship are also available.

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