The department’s curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in economic theory and its practical applications. Students typically study microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, international economics, and other specialised topics. The department also emphasises the development of analytical and critical thinking skills, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods.
The faculty of the department are experienced with research and teaching expertise in various areas of economics. The department also collaborates with other departments and research centres within the university to offer students interdisciplinary research and learning opportunities. The Graduates of the Department of Economics can pursue a range of careers in various industries, including finance, consulting, government, academia, and non-profit organisations. They can also pursue further education in economics or related fields at the graduate level.
Overall, the Department of Economics plays a critical role in advancing understanding of the economy and its various components, preparing students for successful careers in the field, and contributing to policy debates and decision-making at the local, national, and international levels.