PhD in

Economics

Ph.D. program in Economics provides graduate students an opportunity to enhance advanced knowledge in economics and make contribution to the development and application of econometrics tools for welfare of the society. Furthermore, . This program will also enable students to conduct quality research in their specialized fields of interest in economics. The major areas of specializations are:

Development Economics, International Economics, Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Monetary Economics, Islamic Economics, Public Sector Economics and Human Resource Development. 

Degree

Requirements

MS/M.Phil./Equivalent degree in Economics or related discipline from HEC recognized local and foreign universities with minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 CGPA or 60% marks in annual system. Departmental Entry test is mandatory.

Why this

Degree

 The Ph.D program is designed to prepare students for academic and research oriented jobs, as per market demand,. Once you have completed this degree, you will have many career paths to choose from. However, your choice will be based on what your interests are and your area of specialization. Career prospects are many including Researcher, Educationist, Econometrician, advisors, policy analyst, Market research analyst, central banks expert, and careers in public sector and international organizations/nancial institutions.

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
04    
2
Advanced Topics in Macroeconomics
04    
3
One Optional Course
03    




   




   



   
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Contemporary Economic Issues in Pakistan
04

2
Advanced Econometrics
03

3
One Optional Courses
03

4
Seminar in Applied Economics
03


















Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Ph.D. Dissertation (06 Credit Hrs in each semester)
6+6+6+6