WOMEN UNIVERSITY of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Bagh

Introduction

The Department of Economics is the first ever department for the Women in Women University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir located in Bagh, AJ&K, Pakistan. The Department of Economics was established in 2014 in response to the growing needs for Economic knowledge in the State of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
The word Economy comes from the Greek word oikonomos, which means “One who manages the household” and Economics is the Study of how society manages its Scarce/limited resources”. The women are fundamental decision making units in a household, and the knowledge of economic is very important for them, so another strong motivation for launching Department of Economic in Women University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Bagh to educate this fundamental pillar of the household as well as society.
The Department of Economics offers 2 years M.Sc. degree program in Economics. The program includes compulsory courses, optional courses, workshops and conference courses. A thesis of 6 credits or two optional courses, practical training (internship), and comprehensive written and oral examination is also compulsory.
The students are assessed through Quizzes, Assignments, and presentations, Oral and written Examination. The students have to maintain 2.5 CGPA by the end of the degree. The sessional (including Quizzes and Assignments) and terminal exams comprise of 50 marks each,

Faculty of Economics

S.No Name Designation Qualification Qualification Email
1 Rashida saddique Lecturer Economics M.phil Economics M.phil Economics rashidaeco@wuajk.edu.pk
2 Ghazala Zafar Lashari Lecturer ghazalalashari@wuajk.edu.pk
3 Professor Dr. Badshah Nawab Chairperson(Economics) PHD,QAU, Pakistan PHD,QAU, Pakistan badshahnawab@wuajk.edu.pk

Enrolled students

  • BS Economics : 21
  • MSc Economics :86
  • MPhil Economics : 32

Courses


1st Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO 3101 Principles of Micro Economics 3
ECO 3102 English I 3
ECO 3103 Pakistan Studies 2
ECO 3104 Introduction to Computer 3
ECO 3105 Mathematics-I 3
  General Course 3
Total 17

2nd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO 3201 Principles of Macro Economics 3
ECO 3202 English II 3
ECO 3203 Mathematics-II 3
ECO 3204 Islamic Studies 3
  General Course 3
  General Course 3
Total 17

3rd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO 4101 Intermediate Microeconomics 3
ECO 4102 Islamic Economics 3
ECO 4103 Statistics-I 3
ECO 4104 English III 3
  General Course 3
  General Course 3
Total 18

4th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO 4201 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3
ECO 4202 Issues in Pakistan Economy 3
ECO 4203 English IV 3
ECO 4204 Statistics-II 3
  General Course 3
  General Course 3
Total 18

5th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO5101 Microeconomics Analysis 3
ECO5102  Macroeconomics Analysis 3
ECO5103 Mathematical Economics-I 3
ECO5104 Islamic banking and Finance 3
   General Course 3
Total 15

6th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO5201 Economic Growth 3
ECO5202 Econometrics-I 3
ECO5203 Mathematical Economics-II 3
ECO5204 Elective-I 3
ECO5205 Elective-II 3
Total 15

7th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO 6101 International Economics 3
ECO6102 Research Methods and Computer Applications 3
ECO 6103 Public Finance 3
ECO 6104 Econometrics-II 3
ECO 6105 Elective-III 3
Total 15

8th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO6201 Entrepreneurial Economics 3
ECO 6202

Development Economics

3
ECO6203 Monetary Economics 3
ECO6204 Elective-IV 3
ECO6205 Elective-V 3
Total 15

1st Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO-5101 Micro Economics-I 3
ECO-5102 Macro Economics-I 3
ECO-5103 Mathematical Economics-I 3
ECO-5104 Statistics 3
ECO-5105 Islamic Economics 2+1

2nd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO-5201 Micro Economics-II 3
ECO-5202 EMacro Economics-II 3
ECO-5203 Econometrics 3
ECO-5204 Mathematical Economics-II 3
ECO-5205 International Trade 3

3rd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO-6301 Monetary Economics 3
ECO-6302 Development Economics 3
ECO-6303 Research and Computer Applications 3
  Optional Course-I 3
  Optional Course-II 3

4th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ECO-6401 Advance Econometrics 3
ECO-6402 Issues in Pakistan Economy 3
ECO-6403 Public Finance 3
  Optional Course-III 3
  Optional Course-IV 3

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