The Economics department believes in diversity
and it reflects the same in its choice of faculty and courses. To encourage
diversity we choose excellent faculty members who have attained their
qualifications from different universities and countries.
Similarly we believe in offering assortment of courses
ranging from applied courses such as “Issues in Pakistan’s Economy”, to some
theoretical courses such as Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. However we believe that whatever is taught is
researchable and therefore we encourage a culture of mutual debate among the
mentors and students.
Currently our main strength is our BS and MS program and
we plan to offer PhD in Economics in near future. Our MS program is very
flexible in terms of giving three distinct routes to do MS. These routes vary
in accordance with the number of years of education and background knowledge of
We believe that real education is imparted if and only if
there is an optimum blend of debate, respect, knowledge-sharing and mediation
in the classroom. We endeavor to produce
economist who are succinct and can give policy recommendations while being
Prof. Dr. Ather M.