The Relevance (Why the course is being taught)
The main objectives are to impart Economics concepts and develop theoretical knowledge as well as practical skills in Quantitative Economics fields
At the end of the programme students are expected to be able to know and use Economic variables, how to collect and analyse economic data and apply them to explain social, economic and health dynamics and other such related fields. The course consists of lectures, tutorials, field attachments, practicals and individual research projects
Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics is intended to produce analysts with strong background in Statistics and quantitative techniques of Economists who are currently in high demand in Uganda.
The Bsc (QE) graduates will be used in the many economic sector projects increasing daily
Furthermore, the graduates of this programme are trained to have a strong base in Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Economics which should enable them do research and further studies in Quantitative Economics