BS Economics with minor in Business is designed to give you a good foundation in the key concepts of economics and principal of business studies. This program is designed to give you a firm foundation in economics and business, and to prepare you with abilities that will give an edge to work in a team and to understand how to make strategic decisions in economics and business sectors. The objective of this program is to provide you a theoretical and practical understanding to apply principal methods of management to workplace situations. No prior knowledge of economics or business studies is needed to enroll on this course.

WHY THIS FIELD OF STUDY?

BS Economics with minor in Business develops a sense of how important it is to understand ‘the economy’ and management tools in order to increase their chances of success in practical World. This program will put students at the crossroads of business management principals and economic theory, and will equip them the strategic decision making tools to tackle important challenges faced by today’s business leaders.

Study Level Undergraduate
Course Length 04 Years
Credit Hours 130
Department Economics
Location NUR International University (Model Town Campus)

Students must have 12 years higher secondary education. Also they require having minimum percentage 0f 50% to get enrolment as per HEC requirement.

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Categories

No. of courses

Credit Hours

1 Compulsory Requirement (No Choice)

09

25

2 Courses to be chosen from Economics

8

24

3 Courses to be chosen from other disciplines

7

21

4 Major Courses

13

39

5 Research project / Internship

01

06

6 Electives within the major

05

15

Total

43

130

Semester 1 Semester 2
ENGL 101 Functional English 3 (3-0) ENGL 102 Communication Skills 3 (3-0)
MATH 101 Mathematics 3 (3-0) ISLM 101 Islamic Studies 2 (2-0)
ECON 100 Fundamentals of Economics 3 (3-0) CSCS 101 Introduction to Computer 3 (2-1)
UNIV 100 Foundations of University Education 3 (3-0) ECON 101 Fundamentals of Microeconomics 3 (3-0)
Minor course I 3 (3-0) ECON 106 Fundamentals of Macroeconomics 3 (3-0)
Minor course II 3 (3-0) Minor course III 3 (3-0)
Semester 3 Semester 4
ENGL 103 Technical Writing and Presentation Skills 3 (3-0) ECON 201 Intermediate Microeconomics 3 (3-0)
PKST 101 Pakistan Studies 2 (2-0) ECON 206 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 (3-0)
ECON 211 Basic Mathematics for Economists 3 (3-0) ECON 216 Introduction to Statistical Methods for Economists 3 (3-0)
Minor course IV 3 (3-0) Minor course VI 3 (3-0)
Minor course V 3 (3-0) Minor course VII 3 (3-0)
Semester 5 Semester 6
ECON 306 International Trade Theory 3 (3-0) ECON 330 Research Methods & Computer Applications 3 (3-0)
ECON 327 Public Sector Economics 3 (3-0) ECON 322 Econometrics II 3 (3-0)
ECON 321 Econometrics I 3 (3-0) ECON 354 Game Theory 3 (3-0)
ECON 334 Welfare & General Equilibrium Analysis 3 (3-0) ECON 332 Development Economics Theory 3 (3-0)
ECON 353 Managerial Economics 3 (3-0) ECON 311 Advance Mathematical Economics 3 (3-0)
Summer Semester
ECON 498 Internship 6 (0-6)
Semester 7 Semester 8
ECON 432 Economic Performance and Challenges in Pakistan 3 (3-0) ECON 434 Economics of Natural Resources 3 (3-0)
ECON 431 Urban Economics 3 (3-0) ECON 439 Political Economy 3 (3-0)
ECON 339 Economics of Developing Countries 3 (3-0) ECON 437 Regional Disparities and Development 3 (3-0)
Major Elective I 3 (3-0) Major Elective III 3 (3-0)
Major Elective II 3 (3-0) Major Elective IV 3 (3-0)