Masters in Economics


Masters in Economics is designed with a clear emphasis on emerging global issues like trade, technology, environment, natural resources, currency and finance, regulatory economics, information economics, which makes it unique and distinct from conventional. This programme provides sound theoretical background in the principles of Economics and equips students with analytical tools and techniques for understanding the evolution of the world economy. Apart from preparing students for advanced research work, the programme also aims at training students as professional economists for the government, non-government and the corporate sectors.

Career Options

Many careers are open after Masters in Economics and may offer the potential to use the skills and knowledge that you have gained through studying Economics. Your interpersonal skills, however, are likely to be even more important. Some of these careers include:
Financial Analyst
Business Development Associate
Economic Consulting
Professors, Teachers

Major Subjects

Micro Economics
Statistics for Economics
Mathematics for Economists
Public Economics
International Economics
Research Methodology
Macro Economics
Basic Mathematical Economics
Statistics for Economists
Islamic Economics
Major Issues In Pakistan Economy
International Trade Theory And Finance
Econometrics: Theory And Applications
Development Economics : Theory And Policy
Advanced Mathematical Economics
Applied Economics And Computer Application
Investment And Project Appraisal
Managerial Economics
History Of Economic Thought
Comparative Economic System
Environmental Economics
Agricultural Economics
Human Resource Development And Management
Economic Principles, Strategies And Techniques Of Marketing
Admission Requirements
Requirements for Masters in Economics:
Candidate should have 14 years of education.
Candidates should have graduate degree from recognized college or university.
A background in a social science will be a plus point but not essential feature.
Candidates who are more than 26 years old shall not be entitled for admissions unless relaxation is granted by the Vice Chancellor for special reasons on the recommendations of the Chairman.
Foreign students must route their applications through the Ministry of Education, Government of Pakistan.
Admission will be made on merit, subject to the regional quota.
(These rules are applied for government universities of Pakistan)