Bachelor Degree in Economics and Finance (BEF)

  • FeeTZS 1,500,000
  • LevelBachelor Degree
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Starting DateOctober, 2023


Students in this course are expected to gain the economic reasoning, quantitative skills and institutional knowledge required to solve problems arising in finance. This course will provide students with a systematic understanding of economic approaches to development and in particular, the role of finance and financial institutions. Students will be able to evaluate the merits of the various mechanisms of financing development and to understand the bases for financial policy. During the course students will develop the skills required for the analysis of development issues, and to understand the interlink ages between statistics and econometrics, and develop expertise on international trade and exchange rate policies and related economic matters.

What you'll study
Semester I

  • Business Computer Applications
  • Development Perspectives
  • Business Mathematics
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  • Business Communication
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Accounting for Finance
Semester II

  • Business Statistics
  • Business Management
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Development Economics
  • Financial and Monetary Economics
Semester I

  • Research Methodology
  • Management Information Systems
  • Financial Management
  • Portfolio and Investment Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Economic Planning and Policy
Semester II

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations Research
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Public Economics
  • Finance and Security Analysis
  • Practical Training
Semester I

  • Industrial Economics
  • International Finance
  • Financial Programming and Forecasting
  • Mathematical Techniques for Economists
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Business Law and Ethics
Semester II

  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Intermediate Econometrics
  • International Economics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
Entry Requirements

Form Six (VI)

  1. Two principal passes in Economics, Accountancy, Commerce, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture, Geography or Mathematics.
  2. The two principal passes MUST make an aggregate of 4.0 points as a minimum or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.


  1. Lower Second Class Diploma with a GPA of 3.0 in Finance and Banking or Economics and Finance, or Business Management, or Microfinance Management or Cooperative Management and Accounting or Procurement and Logistics Management or Accountancy, Economics and Project Planning,Credity Management, Economics and Taxation, or any related qualification AND 4 passes at O level or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.