EduSure – MA Economics Entrance Preparation Coaching

Are you aspiring to pursue an MSc in Economics at Presidency University Kolkata? The Presidency University Master’s Degree Entrance Test (PUMDET) is a crucial step in the admission process. In this blog, we will discuss the exam date, paper pattern, and syllabus to help you prepare effectively for PUMDET 2023. Read on to find out more about the upcoming entrance exam.

Exam Date and Time:

The PUMDET 2023 for MSc Economics will be conducted on 9th July 2023. The exam will start at 12 noon and conclude at 1:30 pm. Make sure to mark your calendars and prepare accordingly to give your best performance in the exam.

Paper Pattern:

The paper pattern for the PUMDET 2023 MSc Economics entrance exam is as follows:

  • All questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type.
  • Each question will have four options to choose from.
  • There will be a total of 50 questions in each paper.
  • The maximum mark for the exam will be 100.
  • The time allotted for the exam will be 90 minutes.
  • For every correct response, you will receive 2 marks.
  • For every incorrect response, there will be a negative marking of -1/2 (25% negative) marks.

Understanding the paper pattern is crucial as it helps you plan your time and approach the exam strategically. Practice solving MCQs to enhance your speed and accuracy.


The syllabus for the PUMDET 2023 MSc Economics entrance exam is based on the Under Graduate Economics (Major/Honours) courses in the following subjects:


  • Theory of consumer behaviour
  • Theory of production
  • Market structures
  • Welfare economics


  • National income accounting
  • Aggregate demand and supply
  • Money and banking
  • Economic growth and development

Mathematical Economics:

  • Mathematical modelling in economics
  • Optimization techniques
  • Linear programming
  • Game theory

Statistics and Econometrics:

  • Descriptive statistics
  • Probability theory
  • Statistical inference
  • Regression analysis
  • Time series analysis

It is important to note that the syllabus for the PUMDET exam includes the syllabus of Presidency University’s Under Graduate Economics courses or its equivalent from any recognized Indian University. Focus on these subjects and ensure a strong understanding of the core concepts.

The PUMDET 2023 entrance exam for MSc Economics at Presidency University Kolkata is a significant opportunity to showcase your knowledge and secure admission to the program. Stay updated with the exam date and time, familiarize yourself with the paper pattern, and prepare diligently according to the syllabus. We wish you the best of luck with your PUMDET exam and hope to see you succeed in your academic endeavours at Presidency University Kolkata.

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