Bachelor of Arts in Economics

General

Program Description

An economics degree prepares you for a number of careers in which critical thinking and careful decision making are required.

Considered to be one of the most rigorous and prestigious economics programs in the region, we maintain a quality curriculum that adds significant value to students' life-long learning and remains current as the discipline evolves to meet the ever-changing needs of an increasingly globalized world. We deliver an American-standard undergraduate program that offers qualifications that are readily recognized and understood internationally by employers and graduate programs.

Our faculty members come from a unique variety of backgrounds and are highly qualified, approachable and strong in their publication record. Our students develop strong quantitative and analytical skills that qualify them to go on to establish successful careers in business, government and the law, as well as specific areas in education, journalism, foreign service, consulting and politics.

Last updated Jul 2018

About the School

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive ... Read More

American University of Sharjah is an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution, based consciously upon American institutions of higher education. The university is a leading comprehensive coeducational university in the Gulf, and serves students from the region and from around the world. AUS aims to be the region’s leader in higher education, known for excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, research and service. Read less