4 Year

About this course


What Is Economics?

Economics is the Brain of social sciences with advancement in the area of Information technology, Environmental issues, Financial issues, Planning & policy making for sectoral & national changes, Industrialization, Psychological factors, Political & global issues, Consumer/buyers behavior & responses, Marketing strategies & their management, Islamic values of economy, Competitive strategies, Agricultural innovations & remedies, Human Resources’ facilitation & Econometric rules to implement policies into society. Economics is not just a collection of facts but a unified approach to think about the world. Economics surround the life and it is important since the beginning of human activity. That how human use their scarce resources to attain maximum satisfaction with given options. Economics provides learning in such a way that enables students to get the knowledge about management of wealth for the best results in terms of human welfare and development in a wide variety of socio – cultural aspects. It also provides the understanding of the current scenario to overcome the problems related with future and evaluate the economic changes with efficient use of available economic resources to build the nation in a best manner.


Economics at JUW

Economics Department was started in 1985. From the 27 years the department is serving the students & enhancing their capabilities. The aim of the department is not only to give academic education but also to provide practical knowledge to the students through internship in various renowned organizations/Institutions & arranges seminars/lectures on various general/subjective topics by inviting highly qualified faculty members & experts from different Universities/Institutions of Pakistan who share their valuable experiences & learnings with students. Department also organize National level Workshops & curricular/extra curricular event & activities to let students being aware of professional knowledge/opportunities. Economics Department provides platform to the students to participate enthusiastically among national and international communities to fulfill the need of professional education to boost their career. The Department is still looking forward to equip the faculty & students to match the expected & actual core of the subject. Day by day the importance of Economics Department is increasing by leaps & bounds.


Career Related To Department

After qualifying students are availing best professional opportunities in the field of Banking, Research, Finance and Industry and also in Government sectors like National Internship Programme( NIP) ,Public Service Commission & State Bank Of Pakistan. In addition, students are also proceeding further studies to boost-up their career.


Contact Details

Department Of Economics,
Ms. Adila Wali
Program Head
Office: 021-36620857-9 Ext 238
Cell : 0333-3262137
[email protected]


Course outline

Scheme Of Courses For BS [BACHELOR OF STUDIES] In Economics

First Year

First Semester Second Semester
Code Subject Cr.Hr. Code Subject Cr.Hr.
ENG 1011C English 1 3 ENG 1022C English 2 3
ISL ST 1011C Islamiat 2 ECO 1022 Principles of Micro Economics 3
COMP 1011C Introduction to Computers 3 MAT 1012C Mathematics 3
GEN 1011 MINOR-1 3 GEN 1022 MINOR-1 3
GEN 1011 MINOR-2 3 GEN 1022 MINOR-2 3
ECO 1011 Fundamentals of Economics 3

Second Year

Third Semester Fourth Semester
Code Subject Cr.Hr. Code Subject Cr.Hr.
ENG 2031C English 3 3 ENG 2042C English 4 3
URD 2031C Urdu 3 PS 2042C Pak. Studies 2
GEN 2031 MINOR-1 3 GEN 2042 MINOR-1 3
GEN 2031 MINOR-2 3 GEN 2042 MINOR-2 3
ECO 2061 Basic Mathematics/Calculus (F) 3 ECO 2072 Statistics I (F) 3
ECO 2031 Priniples of Macro economics (F) 3 ECO 2042 Economics of Pakistan (F) 3

Third Year

Fifth Semester Sixth Semester
Code Subject Cr.Hr. Code Subject Cr.Hr.
ECO 3051 Intermediate Microeconomics 3 ECO 3022 Advanced Mathematical Economics 3
ECO 3061 Economics of Development 3 ECO 3132 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3
ECO 3071 Mathematical Economics 3 ECO 3122 Monetary Economics 3
ECO 3081 Public Finance 3 ECO 3112 Human Resource Development 3
ECO 3091 Statistics 3 ECO 3142 Agriculture Economics 3
ECO 3011 Major Issue In Pakistan Economics 3 ECO 3152 Basic Econometrics 3

Fourth Year

Seventh Semester Eighth Semester
Code Subject Cr.Hr. Code Subject Cr.Hr.
ECO 4151
International Trade theory
3 ECO 4202 Research Project or Internship report or Research Paper 3
ECO 4161
Research Methodology
3 ECO 4042 Political economy & Global Order 3
ECO 4181
Islamic Economics
3 ECO 4212 Financial institutions & Markets 3
ECO 4191
Economic Planning
3 ECO 4222 Applied Economics & Computer applications 3
ECO 4241
Management Economics
3 ECO 4232 Environmental Economics 3
ECO 4252 Industrial Economics 3


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