# Basic Mathematics for Economics

• Bangalore Central Campus
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Objectives - 45 Hrs
This course is intended for students who are studying economics, business economics, managerial economics or management courses. The course demonstrates the usefulness and relevance of basic mathematics in economics and business.
UNIT 1 Introduction - 8 Hrs
Why study mathematics; calculators and computers; multiple operations; brackets; Fractions; Decimals; Negative numbers; Powers; Roots and Fractional powers, Introducing Excel

UNIT 2 The straight line, Graphs and Functions                   -                15 Hrs
The straight line; Mathematical Modelling; Applications: Demand, supply, cost, revenue; More mathematics on the straight line; Translations of linear functions; elasticity of demand, supply and income; Functions; Inverse functions; Graphs of linear functions; Fitting linear functions; Slope; Budget Constraints; Non-linear functions; Using excel to plot functions

UNIT 3 Linear Equations and Quadratic Equation - 10 Hrs
Simultaneous linear equation system; Graphical solution; Equating to same variable; Substitution; Row operations; More than two unknowns; Solving quadratic equations; Graphical solution; Quadratic simultaneous equations; Polynomials

UNIT 4 Financial Mathematics; Series, time and investment - 12 Hrs
Discrete and continuous growth; Interest; Part year investment and the annual equivalent rate; time periods, initial amounts and interest rates; investment appraisal; net present value; the internal rate of return; annuities; loan repayments

References
1.Bose D (2009), An Introduction to Mathematical Methods, Himalaya Publishing House
2.Bradley Teresa (2010), Essential mathematics for Economics and Business, John Wiley and Sons Ltd.
3.Rosser (2003), Basic Mathematics for Economists, Routledge Publications

Selection process results will be available on https://app.christuniversity.in according to the important dates section. Selected candidates will receive an E-Offer of admission that will be valid up to the date mentioned in the Offer of admission.

All selected candidates must note that admission is provisional and subject to University rules.

• Candidates must choose the preferred date and time from available options to facilitate a smooth admission process.
• Admission must be processed at the campus where the programme is offered as published in the offer of admission.
• As per UGC guidelines, fee payment has to be made through online mode.
• Payment options and details will be available in the offer of admission.
• Fees for the first year including Admission Registration fee must be paid in full as part of the admission process.

All original marks cards and one set of photocopies must be submitted for verification at the time of admission as mentioned below

• Class 10 Marks Statement and Class 11/12 Marks Statement (Mandatory).
• Transfer Certificate (TC) of Class 12 from the last qualified institution must be submitted by 30 August 2024 (Mandatory).
• Migration Certificate of Class 12 (applicable for all candidates except Karnataka state board applicants) must be submitted by 30 August 2024 (Mandatory).
• One Stamp size and one passport size photograph formal dress with a white background (Mandatory).
• Two Copies of the Online Payment Acknowledgment (Mandatory).
• Copy of valid ID proof (Aadhar Card and PAN Card).
• Candidates falling under any of these categories (NRI / PIO / OCI / SAARC / AFRICA / ASEAN / OTHER FOREIGN NATIONALS) have to submit:
1. Copy of Passport and Visa Details (Mandatory).
2. PIO / OCI have to produce a copy of the PIO / OCI card whichever is applicable (Mandatory).
3. Medical Fitness Certificate (MFC) from any recognized medical practitioner certified by the Medical Council of India and
4. Resident Permit (RP) (If available while applying)

All mandatory documents must be submitted for verification during the admission process.

An undertaking for pending original documents unavailable currently [applicable only for candidates writing/passing their exam in March – June - 2024], must be submitted to the Office of Admissions. These documents must be submitted on or before 30 August 2024.

• Failure to submit the pending documents will be treated as unsuccessful in the qualifying examination or considered “Not Eligible”, and admission will be terminated from CHRIST (Deemed to be University) without any claim.
• All admitted students must open an account at South Indian Bank, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Branch as part of the admission process and must carry relevant ID proof (Aadhar Card and Pan Card).
• The University ID card is a smart card, which is both an ID cum ATM card with a chip containing the student personal details. All transactions within the University campus after the commencement of classes, including fee payment, will be processed only through this card. It is also an access card for Library and other restricted places.
• Selected candidates who fall under International student category (ISC) should register with the Foreigner Regional Registration Officer (FRRO / FRO) of the Local Police in Bengaluru, India within 14 working days from the date of admission or arriving in Bengaluru.

The date of commencement of the academic Year 2024 will be intimated during the admission process.

• The University does not collect any capitation/donation other than the fees mentioned on the website.
• All those admitted to the programme will have to purchase a laptop at their own cost if required by the department.
• Admitted students who wish to avail bank loan will be provided with a recommendation letter on request by presenting the original fee paid receipt to the Office of Admissions.
• The decision of the admission committee is final and binding.

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