Master of Economics

Master of Economics

The Department of Economics (College of Business Administration) offers a Master's degree in Economics. The program accepts both Economics and non-Economics undergraduate degree holders. The main specific objectives for this program are: to promote excellence in policy economics education and research within the Economics Department; Also, to offer a rigorous program which is highly integrative, incorporating global and ethical dimensions, and developing the required technical, leadership and interpersonal skills contributing to professional success. The program offers both thesis and non-thesis options.

According to the University Council decision dated 4/2/2007, Thesis students admitted with effect from September 2007 are exempted from the comprehensive examination.


  • Any Undergraduate Major
  • TOEFL (500)
  • Equivalent GPA (%50 General GPA + %15 Personal Interview + %35 GMAT Score)

Dr. Mohammad Alawin

Program Director

Haya Aldhuwaihim

Senior Coordinator