Master's in Economic Studies in Pakistan

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Economic Studies

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

 

Pakistan is home to the Indus Valley civilization, which is amongst the oldest in the world. English is the official language used in all government and most educational and business entities, and is also understood and spoken at varying levels of competence by many people around Pakistan, especially the upper classes and people who have gone through higher levels of education, and those residing in the larger cities.

Top Master Programs in Economic Studies in Pakistan 2017/2018

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Master in Mathematics and Statistics (Scientific Computing)

Institute Of Business Management
Campus Full time 2 years April 2018 Pakistan Karachi

The MS programs in Mathematics & Scientific Computing and in Statistics & Scientific Computing prepare students for careers in research, applications, and teaching. Students choose courses from two areas of concentration for their course work: Mathematics and Computations or Statistics and Computations. [+]

Best Masters in Economic Studies in Pakistan 2017/2018. The MS programs in Mathematics & Scientific Computing and in Statistics & Scientific Computing prepare students for careers in research, applications, and teaching. Students choose courses from two areas of concentration for their course work: Mathematics and Computations or Statistics and Computations. Students are required to successfully qualify eight courses (4 compulsory and 4 electives) each of 3 credit hours duration. On successful completion of MS course work students will be allowed to work on a 6 credit hour thesis on a subject of interest and on the availability of the faculty. Students will be required to qualify Final (Comprehensive) Examination, as well as write and defend a thesis. The MS Program takes usually two years to complete and students must pass GRE/NTS exam prior to the completion of the degree. Eligibility 16 Years of education in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics any relevant field. Required Courses MS (Mathematics & Scientific Computations) Compulsory Courses (12 credit hours) MTS614 Mathematical Statistics MTS617 Advanced Numerical Computing MTS615 Dynamical System MTS618 Statistical Modeling and Computing Elective Courses Mathematics Concentration (6 credit hours) MTS610 Calculus of Variation MTS612 Numerical Methods for ODEs and PDEs MTS620 Asymptotic Analysis MTS626 Advance Convex Analysis MTS628 Advance Numerical Optimization MTS630 Advance Mathematical Physics MTS632 Advance Variational Inequalities MTS634 Advance Numerical Linear Algebra MTS636 Advance Hilbert Space MTS640 Symmetry Methods for Differential Equations MTS641 Continuum Mechanics MTS642 Geometric Methods in Mechanics and Physics Computation Concentration (6 credit hours) MTS629 Machine... [-]

Master in Economics

Institute Of Business Management
Campus Full time 1 year April 2018 Pakistan Karachi

This program is proposed for students with 16 years of education as well as for in-house BS Economics and Finance students of IoBM and those with equivalent qualifications. The students enrolled will complete one year of coursework for 24 credit hours and six credit hours of thesis writing. [+]

This program is proposed for students with 16 years of education as well as for in-house BS Economics and Finance students of IoBM and those with equivalent qualifications. The students enrolled will complete one year of coursework for 24 credit hours and six credit hours of thesis writing. Required Courses ECO601 Microeconomics ECO602 Macroeconomics ECO603 Econometrics and Research Methods ECO606 Financial Econometrics ECO607 Development Economics ECO608 Theory and Practice of Economic Policy Elective Courses ECO706 Monetary Economics ECO708 Mathematical Economics ECO709 Industrial Economics ECO710 Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring ECO711 Taxation and Business Strategy ECO712 Trade and Globalization Thesis writing (6 credit hours) Course Structure Semester One Microeconomics Macroeconomics Econometrics and Research Methods Semester Two Theory and Practice of Finance Development Economics Financial Econometrics Semester Three Elective I Elective II Thesis Writing (6 credit hours) [-]

Master in Actuarial Science (AS) & Computational Finance (CF)

Institute Of Business Management
Campus Full time 2 years April 2018 Pakistan Karachi

The MS (AS & FC) degree program is conformed upon those candidates who have demonstrated high academic performance at BS level programs in the fields of Actuarial Science, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, and Physics and interested to explore actuarial science, risk management, financial mathematics and computing sciences in insurance and finance. The field of computational finance along with actuarial science is/will be in demand nationally and internationally in banks, financial institutions, insurance companies. [+]

Best Masters in Economic Studies in Pakistan 2017/2018. The MS (AS & FC) degree program is conformed upon those candidates who have demonstrated high academic performance at BS level programs in the fields of Actuarial Science, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, and Physics and interested to explore actuarial science, risk management, financial mathematics and computing sciences in insurance and finance. The field of computational finance along with actuarial science is/will be in demand nationally and internationally in banks, financial institutions, insurance companies. Eligibility Sixteen years of schooling or 4 year education (130 credit hours) after HSSC/F.A/ F.Sc./Grade 12 equivalent will be required for admission in the MS (AS&CF). The test conducted by IoBM Admission Dept. or some equivalent agency acceptable to HEC (NTS) with a minimum of 50% cumulative score will be required at the time of admission to MS (AS&CF). The test is valid for a period of two years. MS (AS&CF) For the award of MS (AS&CF) candidates will complete 30 credit hours with 24 credit hours of course work along with a minimum of 6 credit hours for thesis. (*1. 6 credit hours may be exempted only for those disciplines where research is not possible) (*2. The HoD may allow students to do course work of 6 credit hours in lieu of 6 credit hours of research work. This exemption can only allowed if students wish to terminate their course work at MS and not pursue PhD.) Course work of 12 credit hours is required to be... [-]

MPhil Applied Economics

Forman Christian College
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Pakistan Lahore

In line with market needs, Department of Economics is offering MPhil Applied Economics. This programs is designed to develop economic reasoning and analytical skills among students through the provision of advanced knowledge in the field of economics. [+]

Students can apply for either the morning program or the evening program. The contents of both programs is identical. The department will admit students in the MPhil Applied Economics morning program each year in Fall semester (July & August admission time) and in MPhil Applied Economics evening program each year in Spring semester (November & December admission time). In line with market needs, Department of Economics is offering MPhil Applied Economics. This programs is designed to develop economic reasoning and analytical skills among students through the provision of advanced knowledge in the field of economics. As a graduate of MPhil Applied Economics, you will have: advanced understanding about microeconomics, macroeconomics and applied econometrics refined quantitative and applied research skills to analyze real world economic problems the abilities to pursue doctoral program. job opportunities in academic institutions, development agencies, financial and banking sector, Government departments, industries, NGOs, research organizations, etc. MPhil Applied Economics is a two year program following the completion of 16 years of education i.e. BS (Hons) or conventional MA/MSc Economics. This program consists of two semesters (27 credit hours) of coursework and a research thesis (12 credit hours). After the completion of coursework in two semesters, students will focus their efforts on the MPhil thesis under the supervision of a supervisor. With an MPhil in Applied Economics, you will have exposure about those courses and skills which are especially helpful to pursue doctoral program or teaching/research professions. Admissions Timeline for MPhil Applied Economics (Evening Program) Application deadline: Thursday,... [-]