BS Economics

BS Economics is a 4 years program of 8 semesters with 130 credit hours. A candidate must have Intermediate Certificate in Arts, Sciences or Commerce from a recognized Board/ Institution of higher education in Pakistan or A Levels from an English Educational System. Candidates are also required to appear in an in-house written test, followed by an interview. To further strengthen the BS Economics program, the department has reoriented to offer specializations in Development Economics or Business Economics with the objective to prepare students to work in public and private sectors, specifically, banking and development sector in the country and abroad.

Outline

Program Requirements

  • Minimum Duration Maximum Duration Minimum Credit Hours Degree Completion Requirement
  • 04 Years07 Years130CGPA of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4.0

Road Map

Course Plan for BS Economic

  • Year 1, Semester 1


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1English I3C
  • 2Microeconomics I3F
  • 3Mathematics I3C
  • 4Introduction to Computer3C
  • 5Introduction to Sociology3G
  • Total15
  • Year 1, Semester 2


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1English II3C
  • 2Mathematical Economics3F
  • 3Macroeconomics - I3F
  • 4Statistics I3C
  • 5Introduction to Management3G
  • 5Geography3G
  • Total18

  • Year 2, Semester 3


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1English III3C
  • 2Microeconomics - II3F
  • 3Statistics II3F
  • 4Islamiyat3C
  • 5Business Administration3G
  • 6Mercantile Law3G
  • Total18
  • Year 2, Semester 4


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1Macroeconomics II3F
  • 2Pakistan Studies3C
  • 3Introduction to Philosophy3G
  • 4World Economic History3F
  • 5Entrepreneurship3F
  • 6Islamic Economics3F
  • Total18

  • Year 3, Semester 5


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1Econometrics -I3M
  • 2International Economics3M
  • 3Development Economics3F
  • 4Issues in Pak Economy3M
  • 5WTO, Globalization and Economic Integration3M
  • Total15
  • Year 3, Semester 6


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1Econometrics - II3 1M
  • 2Monetary Economics3M
  • 3Introduction to Game Theory3M
  • 4Elective - I3E
  • 5Elective - II3E
  • Total16

  • Year 4, Semester 7


    Sr.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1Public Sector Economics3M
  • 2Research Methods3C
  • 3Elective - III3E
  • 4Elective - IV3E
  • 5Elective - V3E
  • Total15
  • Year 4, Semester 8


    S.No. Title Cr. Hrs Course
  • 1Elective - VI3E
  • 2Elective - VII3E
  • 3Elective - VIII3E
  • 4Elective - IX3E
  • 5Elective - X/Thesis3E
  • Total15

Business Economics
  1. Introduction to Finance
  2. Financial Accounting
  3. Fundamentals of Management
  4. Financial Management
  5. Business Analysis
  6. Project Planning and Appraisal
  7. Human Resource Management
  8. Investment Analysis
  9. Business Ethics
  10. Islamic Banking and Finance
Development Economics
  1. Environmental Economics
  2. Health Economics
  3. Population Economics
  4. Rural Development
  5. Urban Economics
  6. Industrial Economics
  7. Regional Economics
  8. Poverty and Income Distribution
  9. Economic Growth
  10. Development Policy
  11. Public Policy
  12. Labor Economics

Admission Criteria

A candidate must have Intermediate Certificate in Arts, Sciences or Commerce from a recognized Board/ Institution of higher education in Pakistan or A-Levels from an English Educational System. Candidates are also required to appear in an in-house written test, followed by an interview.

Prospects

A BS Economics graduate is a highly required human resource in government, development, media, politics, banking and financial sectors. The graduate can opt for economic talk shows, policy-making in the government sector and banking sector and also provides the opportunity to pursue a successful career in politics with their wide knowledge of political economy. The program allows you to be in a position with which you can positively impact millions of people living in uncertain conditions.

Fee Structure

BS Economics ( 4 yrs, 8 semesters)

  • Courses Cr. Hrs. Fee per course Admission Fee Total Fee 1st Semester
  • 4313016,00025,000713,000105,000

Disclaimer

The above-mentioned fee structure is for illustration purpose only. UCP reserves the rights to make changes in the Fee Structure whenever deemed necessary or appropriate.

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