| MASTER OF ARTS IN ECONOMICS

MASTER OF ARTS IN ECONOMICS - University of Nairobi

The School of economics at the University of Nairobi has an outstanding research capacity.

 Masters  4 YEARS  Fulltime Fee: on application
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Public University Starehe - Constituency, Nairobi - County

The School of economics at the University of Nairobi has an outstanding research capacity. Areas of capacity concentration include development economics, health economics, environmental and resource economics, macro economics, trade and finance, industrial and enterprise economics. The School also maintains close interactions with the School of Mathematics, Institute of Development Studies, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, the World Bank, the International Development Research Centre, the Central Bank of Kenya and the Ministry of Finance among other strategic institutions.


 

Entry requirements

Entry requirements to the University of Nairobi for the above programme


1.      Holders of at least an Upper Second Class Honours degree in Economics;


2.      Holders of equivalent degrees or qualifications from other universities recognized by the Senate of the University of Nairobi.

MASTER OF ARTS IN ECONOMICS - course content

Compulsory Units


Advanced Microeconomics


Advanced Microeconomics II


Advanced Macroeconomics I


Advanced Macroeconomics II


Quantitative Methods I


Quantitative Methods II


Development Economics II


History of Economic Thought


Research paper


Electives


Economic Policy Analysis and Planning


Public Finance


Health Economics


International Economics


Monetary Economics


Management Decision Analysis


Evaluation of Investment Projects


Labour and Employment Policies


Agricultural Policy Analysis & Development


Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment


Corporate Finance and Investment