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Introduction to Econometrics

A Closer Look at Econometrics: Measuring the economic relationship


IIT Madras and NPTEL

About the Course

The subject econometrics is one of the branches of the field of economics that helps measure the economic relationship between various factors. Economics employs the economic data and applies mathematical and statistical tools available to provide and empirical validity of the economic theories. Beyond the field of economics, econometrics also finds its applicability in other areas of social science and even in the means of pure science.

1.What You Will Learn?
2.Who Should Go For It?
3.Points to Note

For the students who would go for the certification course in Introduction to Econometrics, they will learn about the different models that help analyse the data and calculate the cause of relationships among different areas like finance, economics, management, science, and engineering. The certification course will add merits to the profile of a student and will also significantly increase the job prospects of the students. Here's a quick review of things you will learn in this certification:

Econometrics and Econometric Analysis and its steps
Classical Linear Regression Model and assumptions
Regression analysis: Objective, Analysis and Results
Hypothesis testing and F statistics

The preffered choice for this certificate are graduate and postgraduate students. However any candidtae who is interested in data analysis can for this short-term course without any doubt go for this course.

Graduate students
PostGraduate students
Learners interested in Data Analysis
The duration of the course is 3 months long divided into 12 lecture series.
There are four categories of certificates- Gold, Silver, Elite or Completed that a student will receive.
The course has been conducted from January to April from 2021 to 2023.
There are assignments to be completed by the students along with help from transcripts, books and videos.


Field of Study:Introduction to Econometrics
Type:Free Certificate Course
Duration:12 weeks
Mode of Learning:Online
Average Salary Offered:The average salary offered in this field ranges from ₹3.4 LPA to ₹ 14 LPA depending upon your skills, experience, and level of knowledge.
Employment Roles:
  • Audit Officer
  • Economic Researcher
  • Banker
  • Data Analytics Officer