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Government College Women University Faisalabad

Economics

Introduction

The Department offers exceptional opportunities for undergraduate and graduate study and research. Economics Department is one of the preeminent research-oriented and teaching departments of the renowned institutions of Pakistan. New ideas and new directions in economic research are being developed and pursued with vigor by the high-profiled faculty. Both undergraduate and graduate students are actively engaged in learning and research.

The faculty of the department has variegated and diverse interests in the latest fields of Economics. All of them are actively involved in research and publication activities. Faculty members have also served on higher positions at national level in different institutions. 

Vision 

Department of Economics will focus its efforts and resources in order to:

  • Provide the students with a strong foundation in Economic concepts, critical thinking ability, sharp analytical/problem-solving skills, effective leadership and entrepreneurial skills, a high level of personal and business ethics, and good interpersonal skills, and install in them the desire for lifelong learning.
  • Develop and support a faculty dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and research impart extensive knowledge of Economic theory and equip the students with key concepts in Economics.
  • Develop analytical writing skills critical for scripting reports, research articles and thesis, to equip the students with various research methods and their use in the study of Economics.
  • Enhance the level of students in applied research by inculcating skills necessary to raise and work out research questions pertinent to Economic problems of Pakistan.

Mission

The mission of Economics department is to:

  • Provide high quality undergraduate and graduate education and extraordinary learning experiences that prepare our female students for positions in business, industry and government on a local, national and global level.
  • Educate our students to become successful professionals and socially responsible citizens who are ready to contribute positively to the economic and social well-being of the region, state and nation, to play constructive role in their communities and to lead productive and meaningful lives.
  • Pursue excellence through intellectual rigor, creativity and critical thinking in a collaborating and enabling environment.

Program Offered

  • BS Economics
  • M.Sc. Economics
  • M.Phil Economics