The BS Economics with minor in Finance is designed to explore modern economics and its application to financial systems and financial institutions. This program introduces advanced financial concepts such as risk management, derivatives pricing and portfolio management. BS Economic and Finance program will also develop your ability to critically analyze economic events and their impact on financial markets. The program will enable you to get evolve in experimental economics, which involves participating in practical experiments that test theories of financial behavior.

WHY THIS FIELD OF STUDY?

BS Economics with minor in Finance develops a sense of economic reasoning, quantitative skills and institutional knowledge which is required to solve the practical problems arising in finance. This program is designed to improve the analytical tools and institutional knowledge required to work as a financial economist.

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

Prof. Dr. Babar Aziz

Dr. Imran Hanif

Dr. Sobia Bano

Dr. Ayesha Sarfaraz

Mr. Zohiab Awan

Ms. Sarah Wasim

Ms. Tahira Noureen

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)