Academic Offerings

The Department of Economics offers a wide variety of courses and degrees for undergraduates and postgraduates, as well as short courses for people interested in upgrading their skills and knowledge in various aspects of economics and econometrics. 

The Department of Economics offers the following undergraduate degrees:

  • BCom (Economics) 
  • BCom (Econometrics)

Please see our Undergraduate Studies page for more details.

We also offer several postgraduate degrees.

Honours Degrees

  • BCom (Hons) in Economics
  • BCom (Hons) in Econometrics

Masters' Degrees

  • MCom in Economics
  • MCom in Econometrics
  • MPhil in Economics


  • PhD in Economics
The department’s postgraduate programme is considered to be one of the best on the continent. Admission to the various postgraduate programmes are extremely competitive. Please see our Postgraduate Studies page for more details.
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