MSc Economics

Program Structure

The structure of Msc Economics is recommended by HEC in order to provide comprehensive knowledge of all major and minor concepts of economics to the students. The proposed structure is dynamic and enables students to pursue an excellent career in Economics.

Duration

2 Years (4 Semesters)

Eligibility Criteria

B.a/BSc/B.com or Equivalent 14 years of Education at least 2nd division with Economics.

Scheme of Studies

Semester-1
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
ECON-301 ECON CORE Microeconomic Theory 4-0
econ-303 ECON CORE Macroeconomic Theory 4-0
ECON-305 ECON CORE Mathematical Economics-I 3-0
econ-307 ECON CORE Statistics for Economists 3-0
ECON-204 ECON CORE Islamic Economics 3-0
Semester-2
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
econ-308 ECON CORE Econometrics: Theory and Application- I 4-0
econ-338 ECON CORE Research Methodology and Computer Application 4-0
ECON-309 ECON CORE Development Economics: Theory and Policy 3-0
OPTIONAL ECON-OPT Optional-1 3-0
OPTIONAL ECON-OPT Optional-2 3-0
Semester-3
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
ECON-304 ECON CORE Macroeconomic Analysis 4-0
ECON-302 ECON CORE Microeconomic Analysis 4-0
ECON-407 ECON CORE International Trade: Theory& Finance 4-0
OPTIONAL ECON-OPT Optional-3 3-0
OPTIONAL ECON-OPT Optional-4 3-0
Semester-4
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
ECON-319 ECON CORE Monetary Theory and Policy 4-0
ECON-321 ECON CORE Seminar in Applied Economics and Term Paper 4-0
OPTIONAL ECON CORE OPTIONAL 5 & 6 OR MSc Thesis 6-0

Degree Completion Requirements

Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 65 credit hours and having at least 2 CGPA on a scale of 4.