In 1989, Economics department, the first
department of Mofid University was established and in the same year, the first group
of students of the BA program was admitted in the field of Theoretical Economics.
At present, this department offers programs in the following fields of study:
Theoretical Economics, Monetary and
Banking Economics, and Commercial Economics.
of the Courses and the Number of Units
BA program in
The curricula of the undergraduate program
are arranged according to the standards and criteria of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in 135
units. The scheme is as follows:
1. General Courses: the Persian literature,
English, Sports, and Islamic education (20 units).
2. Core Courses: Mathematics, Statistics, microeconomics,
macroeconomics (70 units).
3. Specialized Courses: Econometrics,
Evaluation of the Economics plans (23 units of credit).
Specialized Courses: Monetary and Non-interest Banking, Public Finance in Islam
Elective Courses (9 units).
level, courses worth of 32 units offered are as follows:
Courses: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Public Econometrics (24 units)
2. Thesis Courses: (6 units)
3. Elective Courses: (2 units)
One of the great achievements of Economics
Department was being qualified enough to obtain the required license from the Ministry
of Science, Research and Technology to run a PhD program. The first group of students
for the doctoral program in Economics was admitted in 2002.
Undergraduate programs are offered in
about 4 years, Graduate programs about 2.5 years and PhD programs about 5