The scope of Doctor of Philosophy in Economics: The Doctor of Philosophy in Economics is a distance doctorate program from IGNOU ideal for adult and working students. This program is ideal for students who intend to progress in the field of economics and who intend to make a career in their chosen specialization.
The scope of Doctor of Philosophy in Economics minimum duration of the program is up to two years and maximum duration of the program is up to five years. Student ’s should minimum hold a Masters degree from a recognized IGNOU University to be eligible to enrol in this program. The motto of this program is to increase the knowledge and expertise in the field of economics.
After completion of the program, students can take up employment as an economist in various government organizations or can take up employment as professors of economics at universities and colleges. There are an acute demand for well qualified and experience economics professors in educational institutes.
Students holding a doctorate and IGNOU PhDE degree are always given first preference by employers due to their depth in the specialised stream. This program shall bridge the gap between you and a long-standing successful career.