PhD Economics


The strong commitment of Dr. Hassan Murad School of Management (HSM) is to nurture a conducive environment for state of the art focused research and policy analysis culture. This is manifested in its PhD Program in Economics. Doctoral Program in Economics at HSM will attract exceptionally motivated academicians and researchers by offering them a research-oriented program which offers very supportive student-faculty interaction and research collaborative environment with other institutes.

The main goal of the program is to train its participants in becoming top-notch economists. This program aims at preparing economists who can conduct internationally competitive research and proficient in making complex business decisions. This program also offers a solid foundation in theory and tools of Economics along with the choice of several fields of specialization.

Carrer Prospective

PhD Economics program offers broad opportunities to the scholars. This program best suits those who are seeking careers in analytical research, higher education, business management and public policy and planning. The PhD degree holders from University of Management and Technology (UMT) will have vast opportunities in academics (public & private colleges and universities), planning commission and finance ministry, BISP, Economic Division at national and sub-national level, research institutes, non-profit organizations, and international organizations like IMF and World Bank, Asian Development Bank etc. Graduates will be able to play an effective  and strategic role in industry for decision making.