• Degree: Master
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Business Administration
  • Department: Economics

Program Description

Master of Science in Economics - Admission Requirements

Applicants for the MSc degree must hold a bachelor’s degree obtained from the Faculty of Business Administration at Beirut Arab University or from a recognized university with a minimum CGPA of “2.33” for credit-hour system students and “Good” for the academic year system students.​​​​​​​​​​​​

Career Opportunities

​Economics graduates may be employed by large private or public organizations, profit or non-profit organizations, governmental or local authorities, consultation firms and much more.

Some career options include :

Market Analyst

Investments Analyst

Urban/Regional Planner

Research Assistant

Securities Broker

Supply-Chain Analyst

Real Estate Agent

Budget Analyst

Insurance Analyst

Real Estate Appraiser


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
BUSS601 Research Methodology 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON602 Advanced Economic Theory 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON603 International Economics 3 3 Lec Major R
INSS602 Applied Statistics 3 3 Lec Major R
Second Semester
ECON604 Economics of Industrial Organizations 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON605 Economic Development 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON610 Economics of Natural Resources and Environment 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON613 Welfare Economics 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON615 Advanced Mathematical Economics 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON616 History of Economic Thoughts 3 3 Lec Major E
Third Semester
ECON606 Econometrics 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON607 Current Economic Issues 3 3 Lec Major R
ECON617 Islamic Economics 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON618 Economics of Financial Markets 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON619 Economics of Banking and Monetary Theory 3 3 Lec Major E
ECON620 Regional Economic Policies 3 3 Lec Major E
Fourth Semester
ECON699 Thesis 6 6 Crs Major R