Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics Pune


The Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics (Deemed University), Pune, (Accredited with A+ grade for the five years starting December 2003 by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] ), conducts a two-year M.A. Programme in Economics.
Founded in 1930,

The University Grants Commission (UGC) selected the Institute as a Centre of Advanced Study in Agricultural Economics. The scope was broadened two years later when the UGC declared GIPE as a Centre of Advanced Study in Economics. In 1993, Keeping in view its professional standing and scope for further development, the Government of India declared GIPE as ‘Deemed to be a University’.

Courses Offered

  1. M.A. Programme in Economics
  2. M.A. Programme in Politics
  3. Ph.D
  4. The Institute also offers a separate one-year Certificate Course in Computer Applications for Economic Analysis for the M.A. and Ph.D. students of the Institute. This course is not a part of the M.A. Programme, but is complementary to it.

Admission process

They will be considered for admission on the basis of their performance in the Entrance Test to be administered by the Institute The students are requested to report at the reception at 9.30 a.m. on the day of the Entrance Test.The medium of examination will be English.

The Entrance Test will have the following three components:
(a) Analytical ability,
(b) Knowledge of Elementary Economics and
(c) Aptitude for Statistics and Mathematics.


Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics
(Deemed University)

846 Shivajinagar
Deccan Gymkhana B
Pune 411 004

Tel : 020-25655070, 25650287, 25675019, 25650287
Fax : 020-25652579
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
Website : https://www.gipe.ernet.in

VC: Prof Arup Maharatna (Offg)
Reg: Dr R Nagarajan (Offg)