The Economics Master’s Program at Kateb University strives to train specialists who become Economic Analysts, Policy Makers, Business Leader and Entrepreneurs. Through the process they learn the skills of critical thinking and problem solving and become economic leaders for the Afghan Community.
Economic and Educational Independence is one of the main priorities of the Afghan nation and the constitution emphasizes on that. On the other hand, the bachelor graduates need to enhance their knowledge in the field in order to be able to become useful economists for the society. One way for knowledge enhancement are the international scholarships offered, but they are offered in small numbers. Kateb University feels privileged to be able to offer Masters Degree in Economics to fulfill one of the grant needs of the country for the field.
Kateb University offers outstanding master’s program in the fields of economics and development economics, we offer rigorous training in the three main strands of microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics to give the student broad level of knowledge needed to work as a professional economist or undertake doctoral study. Alongside the core subjects, students will have the chance to delve into areas like financial economics, growth theory and engineering economics.
We are providing practical skills-based training to enhance the student skills, we also strive to enhance the research abilities of students through different platforms.
Students will be able to:
|Course||No. of Credits|
|Core Selective||14 – 20|
|Core Elective||12 – 18|
The Education system for Masters Program is also based on credits.
In order to graduate, a student needs to complete a total of minimum 32 and maximum 44 credits as per the principles defined by the Ministry of Higher Education. 1 Credit is equal to 16 sessions (50 minutes per session) per semester. A student can take minimum 8 and maximum 10 credits each semester. Only those students who grades’ percentages are above 85% can take more than 10 credits.
|Faculty||Fixed Fee||Fee Per Credit||Total No. of Credits||Real Fee||Discount Percentage||Discount Amount||Total Fees to be Paid||Total Annual Fee|
|Master’s Program||AFN 20,000||AFN 5,000||10||AFN 30,900||0%||AFN 8,034||AFN 22,866||AFN 70,000|
|Master’s Thesis||AFN 20,000||AFN 7,000||6||AFN 30,900||0%||AFN 8,034||AFN 22,866||AFN 62,000|