Message from Chairperson
Welcome to the Department of Economics at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi. The department provides a high quality of education at undergraduate and postgraduate level. At undergraduate level the department offers two degrees: one BS in 'Economics' and other is BS in 'Economics and Mathematics'. At postgraduate level the department offers MS and PhD. All programs are lead by highly qualified and experienced faculty. Our curriculum at all levels and scholarly environment of the department foster the students to develop themselves as effective practitioners and scholars. This department provides a sound educational experience embedded in mathematics and statistical skills, institutional and political knowledge, understanding on development issues along with general analytical and reasoning skills. The curriculum helps students understand and debate on local, regional and global issues.
The Department of Economics is a vibrant collection of distinguished scholars with dedication to education and research. Many of our faculty members served as consultants for government in different roles. All faculty members are graduates from the best universities in the world. Their research interests expand from microeconomic theory, econometrics, time series analysis, development and political economy. The department provides an accommodating environment to students for active involvement with faculty in their research activities.
Dr Asma Hyder
Chairperson Department of Economics