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Program Details

Faculty : School of Graduate Studies

Program Name : MPhil/PhD in Economics

BGCSE Points(or similar) :


Type : Graduate

No. of Semesters : 2

Description :

 The Department of Economics is an integral part of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Botswana. Since August 1991, the Department has successfully administered an MA degree programme in Economics, and is a member of the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC). The Department now seeks to launch an MPhil/PhD programme in Economics

Courses involved :

Semester 1

Core Courses

  SEMINAR TOPICS IN ADVANCED MICROECONOMICS Credits : 3
  SEMINAR TOPICS IN ADVANCED ECONOMETRICS Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Semester 2

Core Courses

  SUPERVISED RESEARCH PROPOSAL Credits : 3
  MPhil THESIS (ECONOMICS) Credits : 12
  PhD THESIS (ECONOMICS) Credits : 12

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 2.
Contact Details :
4775 Notwane Rd. Gaborone, Botswana Private Bag UB 0022. Tel: +(267) 355 0000 Gaborone, Botswana