Our graduate program is designed for students who want to pursue advanced studies and conduct original research. The program includes a comprehensive analysis of economic theory and empirical research. Students can learn a wide range of economic fields, and choose specialization in one field of particular interest. Graduate from the program is equipped with the ability to make scholarly contributions in fields of specialization and work at major university around the world, national and international government agencies, banks and in private businesses. Students can expect to spend about three years completing the required course work. The remaining time is spent engaging in dissertation research. The whole process takes approximately five to six years. Below is an overview of the program requirements and other pertinent information.