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Science in Economics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #400 (QS) Islamabad, Pakistan
The economics undergraduate curriculum equips students with an understanding of basic microeconomics, macroeconomics, economic growth and the impact of fiscal and monetary policies. Students can build on this foundation by taking a variety of elective courses of international standards.

About

The coursework exposes young economists to current economic issues and trains them to undertake research. Final year BS Economics students are encouraged to participate in doctoral seminars.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Statistics for Economists 
  • Development Economics 
  • English Literature 
  • Islamic Studies 
  • Principles of Sociology 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Minimum 60% aggregate marks each in SSC and HSSC OR equivalent exams (as per IBCC equivalence).
  • Candidates of FA/FSc stream can apply for NET on the basis of FA/FSc Part-I but confirmation of admission is subject to provision of FA/FSc certificate or Detailed Marks Certificate.
  • All non FSc stream candidates must have equivalence certificate of their qualification, duly obtained from IBCC, Pakistan in relevant groups/subjects and with minimum 60% marks.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Islamabad

  • 36883 - 51240 PKR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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