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Source: Joint Graduate Employment Survey 2016


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Bachelor of Science (Economics)

Bachelor Of Science (Economics)

The BSc (Econ) is a full-time four-year direct meritorious honours programme. Students will need to complete 36 courses, an internship and a community service programme.

Master of Science in Applied Economics

Master of Science in Economics

The MSc in Economics, with tracks in Applied Economics, Econometrics, and Quantitative Economics, is a programme offering in-depth study of economics and economic data analysis.

Master of Science in Financial Economics

Master of Science in Financial Economics

Master of Science in Financial Economics is a degree by course work with a full-time programme delivered over 10 months.

PhD in Economics

PhD in Economics

The PhD in Economics is a research degree programme designed to equip graduates with rigorous knowledge of economic analysis and applications for diverse careers in academia, industry, public sector and international organizations.


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