Master in Economics

General

Programme Description

This program is proposed for students with 16 years of education as well as for in-house BS Economics and Finance students of IoBM and those with equivalent qualifications. The students enrolled will complete one year of coursework for 24 credit hours and six credit hours of thesis writing.

Required Courses

  • ECO601 Microeconomics
  • ECO602 Macroeconomics
  • ECO603 Econometrics and Research Methods
  • ECO606 Financial Econometrics
  • ECO607 Development Economics
  • ECO608 Theory and Practice of Economic Policy

Elective Courses

  • ECO706 Monetary Economics
  • ECO708 Mathematical Economics
  • ECO709 Industrial Economics
  • ECO710 Mergers, Acquisitions, and Restructuring
  • ECO711 Taxation and Business Strategy
  • ECO712 Trade and Globalization

Thesis writing (6 credit hours)

Course Structure

Semester One

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics and Research Methods

Semester Two

  • Theory and Practice of Finance
  • Development Economics
  • Financial Econometrics

Semester Three

  • Elective I
  • Elective II
  • Thesis Writing (6 credit hours)
Last updated January 2018

About the School

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For the last four years, IoBM has been rated as one of the top universities in the private sector, both by the Higher Education Commission of the Federal Government and the Provincial Government of Sindh. Eduniversal, during its international conventions of Deans of Business Colleges has awarded IoBM 2 Palms as one of the two best Business Schools in Pakistan since 2010. Read Less