Since its creation in July 1948, the department of economics has developed into a multi-disciplinary, international program with over 60 years of proud tradition. In 1999, the university recognized our department for its excellence in teaching and quality of research. The department has since strived to build a top-notch program by dedicating ourselves to top-quality teaching and research. Our diverse and dedicated faculty members provide an exciting research environment for students. We teach economic ideas and methodology, anchored on a foundation of real world issues. We invite you to share your passion to learn and be part of shaping the future of our world.