Department of Economics

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

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Mid-Stream Application Procedure for Double Major in Economics and Mathematics

   
 
Introduction
Programme Requirements
Modules Offered
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Exam
Honours Thesis (EC4401) / Independent Study (EC4660)
Prerequisites and Preclusions
Bullet Double Degree Programme in Economics and Law
Bullet Double Degree Programme in Engineering and Economics
Bullet Double Degree Programme in Economics and Business
Bullet ANU/NUS Joint Hons Degree
Bullet Double Major Programmes
(For students with primary major in Economics)
Bullet Second Major in Economics
Bullet Specialisations in B.Soc.Sci. (Hons)
Bullet Minor Programmes
(For students with primary major in Economics)
Bullet Minor in Economics
Bullet Student Exchange
Bullet Non-Graduating Students

(For Year 1 students reading first major in Economics, Mathematics or Applied Mathematics)


Each department will call for applications in June every year, which will open to its own students beginning their second year in August of the same year. Students should apply for the double major programme through their home department.

To apply for the double major in Economics and Mathematics, applicants must satisfy the following conditions:
1. Year 1 students reading first major in Economics, Mathematics or Applied Mathematics
2. Obtained a CAP of at least 3.50 at the end of the first year of study in NUS; and
3. Passed four qualifying modules in the first year;


Qualifying Modules

For FoS students who are reading primary major in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics and applying to read second major in Economics:
• MA1101R Linear Algebra I
• MA1102R Calculus
• MA2216/ST2131 Probability
• EC1301 Principles of Economics

For FASS students who are reading primary major in Economics and applying to read second major in Mathematics:
• MA1101R Linear Algebra I
• MA1102R Calculus
• EC2101 Microeconomics I
• EC2102 Macroeconomics I

Students admitted to read this double major will proceed to fulfill the respective second major requirements from semester 1 of their second year. Economics major students should refer to the Department of Mathematics webpage for the requirements for second major in mathematics while FoS students can refer to the requirements for second major in EC.

Schedule
Schedule for 2018/2019 admission exercise for Economics major students :

Application deadline: 11 June 2018, 5pm
Result of application: End of June 2018


FASS
 Economics major students matriculated in AY2017/2018 should apply for second major in Mathematics by completing this application form and submit to the Department of Economics by email (askecon@nus.edu.sg). Please note  that in some cases, an interview may be part of this admission exercise. Only selected students will be notified by the Mathematics department if they need to attend an interview.

FoS
 students matriculated in AY2017/2018 should apply for second major in Economics under this admission exercise through their home department.