Economics is the intellectual religion of the day. The war of survival and supremacy is won or lost not in the battle-field but in the economic field. Economics is a science which studies human behavior as a relationship between ends and scarce means which have alternative uses.

The Department of Economics, University of Sargodha is committed to serving the nation in this scenario. The university inherited the valuable traditions and excellent profile of Post Graduate Department of Economics, which was established in 1985 in the erstwhile Government College Sargodha.

The Department provides a highly conducive environment for intellectual development, learning methodology and research-oriented approach. Currently, it is offering BS, MSc, MPhil and PhD programs to achieve academic excellence by way of opening up new vistas in the academic, technical, managerial and professional experience in the field of economics.

The Department has the privilege to have highly qualified faulty including six PhDs and ten MPhil degree holders. A number of research projects on socio-economic paradigm funded by HEC, UNDP, USAID, UNICEF and others are being run by highly experienced faculty members in collaboration with national and international institutions.

The Department has the prestige to be linked with renowned national and international organizations and it frequently arranges national and international conferences, seminars and extensive lectures by well-known economists and social reformers on hot cake socio-economic topics. Thus, the faculty and students find the opportunity to learn about dynamics of change on one hand and public and private sector functioning on the other.

Dr. Rehmat Ullah Awan
Associate Professor / Chairperson.