PhD Economics

Program Introduction

The strong commitment of the School of Business and Economics (SBE) is to nurture a conducive environment for state of the art focused research and policy analysis culture. This is manifested in its PhD Program in Economics. Doctoral Program in Economics at SBE will attract exceptionally motivated academicians and researchers by offering them a research-oriented program which offers very supportive student-faculty interaction and research collaborative environment with other institutes.

The main goal of the program is to train its participants in becoming top-notch economists. This program aims at preparing economists who can conduct internationally competitive research and proficient in making complex business decisions. Our PhD Economics program will provide the basis for a successful career in academia, business and/or in all other research oriented professions both in public or private sectors. This program also offers a solid foundation in theory and tools of economics along with the choice of several fields of specialization.

Program Details

3 Years

All the candidates must satisfy the proposed guidelines of HEC for securing admission in PhD Economics program. These guidelines are given below:

(a)  Candidates must have Master degree (18 years of education) in relevant field.

(b)  Candidates must have Minimum CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.

(c)  Candidates must clear GAT subject test with minimum score of 60% before enrolling in PhD Economics program.

(d)  Candidates must pass both departmental entry test and interview (both will be based on the concepts of Economics)

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