BA Economics or Bachelor of Arts in Economics is a three-year program offered by Tribhuvan University, taught under an annual system. Economics is one of the most demanding courses in Bachelor of Arts in Economics program. In this program, students study how markets work, how to make decisions about what to produce, how to produce it, and for whom to produce, as well as how income is distributed. Additionally, This program covers concepts related to inflation, poverty, and other pressing global issues.
During the first year, Microeconomics is taught, followed by Macroeconomics and Mathematical Economics in the second year. In the third year, Development Economics and Public Finance are the main focus. Each subject carries a total of 100 marks. Bachelor of Arts in Economics is under the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. In some countries, this subject is taught under the Science stream.
The main objectives of Bachelor of Arts in Economics offered by Tribhuvan University are as follows:
The eligibility and admission requirements for Bachelor of Arts in Economics offered by Tribhuvan University are as follows:
Economics is a prominent field within the social sciences, and it is closely intertwined with our daily lives. Money is essential for the functioning of a country, and economics deals with the study of money and its impact. The field offers tremendous job prospects not only within the country but also worldwide. This degree is highly valued and respected across the globe.
As an economist, you can pursue opportunities in prestigious institutions such as the ADB, World Bank, IMF, and others. Bachelor of Arts in Economics graduates can secure positions in banks, insurance companies, colleges, schools, universities, research institutes, consultancies, media houses, large factories, and corporate organizations. Additionally, one can choose to work in NGOs and INGOs with decent salaries or explore freelance opportunities. Government jobs, including positions at the Nepal Rastra Bank, are also accessible to economics students. Completing this degree can open up promising career opportunities in developed countries as well.