To serve the unfulfilled need of industry-ready professionals, Meghnad Desai Academy of Economics develops young academics into leaders through its one-year Post Graduate Programmes in Economics and Data Science & Finance.
A cross-platform audit and elective system between students from both courses infuse diverse skills coveted by MNCs and emerging startups. Additionally, under the guidance of top senior professionals through the mentorship programme, our students have been enabled to pursue a clear career path and contribute to many success stories within the placement cell.
Placements at MDAE
100+ companies have hired MDAE students.
>6 of the largest global investment banks
Each of India's top 5 Business Houses
The top 2 global Data Analytics & AI companies
>5 of India's largest think tanks & research firms
MDAE has a strong track record for placements, and our alumni work in over 100+ leading companies across sectors. The academy is a preferred destination for several leading recruiters across Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI), Consulting, Data Analytics, Social Sector, Fintech, Pharma, Research and Policy companies.
Companies where our alumni work includes, but are not limited to:
Research / Conglomerates
Select roles such as Investment Banking, Credit Rating, Portfolio Management, Equity Research, Economics & Strategy, Data Science, Machine Learning, Management Consulting, Policy Research, and Social sector consulting have been offered to our students.
Apart from jobs, several of our students have been selected for other education programs (MBA’s, Masters in Economics, PhD) in more than 20 leading global universities such as Harvard, Oxford, LSE, Columbia, Duke, Brown, UChicago, Georgetown, amongst others.