PhD Econometrics

Academic Program (Regular)

Total Credit Hours: 18
Course Work: 18
Duration: 3 Years
Total Courses: 6
Core Courses: 3 (First semester 2, Second Semester 1)
Elective Courses: 3 (First semester 1, Second Semester 2)

Course Work Structure Semester Wise
1st Semester (Fall)2nd Semester (Spring)3rd Semester (Fall)4th Semester (Spring)
ETS-840 Micro Econometrics (3 credit hours) ETS-770 Applied Econometrics (3 credit hours) Optional I (3 credit hours) ETS-638 Data Visualization (3 credit hours)
ETS-620 Quantitative Foundation for Econometrics (3 credit hours) ETS-771 Topics in Advanced Econometrics (3 credit hours) Optional II (3 credit hours) -
ETS-640 Econometric Methods (3 credit hours) ETS-845 Macro Econometrics (3 credit hours) Optional III (3 credit hours) -
ETS-600 Microeconomic Theory (3 credit hours) ETS-610 Macroeconomic Theory (3credit hours) - -
Academic Program (Deficiency)

Total Credit Hours: 18
Course Work: 18
Duration: 3 Years
Total Courses: 6
Core Courses: 3 (First semester 1, Second Semester 2)
Elective Courses: 3 (Third semester 3)
Deficiency Courses: 6 (First semester 3, Second Semester 2, Fourth Semester 1)

Course Work Structure Semester Wise
1st Semester (Fall)2nd Semester (Spring)
ETS-840 Micro Econometrics (3 credit hours) ETS-771 Topics in Advanced Econometrics (3 credit hours)
Optional I (3 credit hours) ETS-845 Macro Econometrics (3 credit hours)
Optional II (3 credit hours) Optional III (3 credit hours)
9 Credits 9 Credits

The students will only be allowed to register for research after passing the PhD deficiency and core course.

Course list for PhD/MPhil
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursCourse Type for PhDCourse Type for MPhil
ETS 600 Microeconomic Theory 3 Deficiency Core
ETS 610 Macroeconomic Theory 3 Deficiency Core
ETS 620 Quantitative Foundation for Econometrics 3 Deficiency Core
ETS 640 Econometric Methods 3 Deficiency Core
ETS 770 Applied Econometrics 3 Deficiency Core
ETS 638 Data Visualization 3 Deficiency Core
ETS-771 Topics in Advanced Econometrics 3 Core -
ETS 840 Micro Econometrics 3 Core -
ETS 845 Macro Econometrics 3 Core -
ETS-615 Research Methodology 3 - Core
ETS 622 Sampling Design and Analysis 3 Optional Optional
ETS 624 Numerical Analysis and Stochastic Simulations 3 Optional Optional
ETS 626 Advanced Probability Theory 3 Optional Optional
ETS 630 Advanced Statistical Inference 3 Optional Optional
ETS 634 Big Data Analysis 3 Optional Optional
ETS 635 Asymptotic Theory &Simulations 3 Optional Optional
ETS 643 Forecasting Methodology 3 Optional -
ETS 641 Time Series Analysis 3 Optional Optional
ETS 745 Agent Based Modeling 3 Optional Optional
ETS 800 Panel Data Econometrics 3 Optional Optional
ETS 810 Financial Econometrics 3 Optional Optional
ETS 820 Spatial Econometrics 3 Optional Optional
ETS 830 Non-parametric and Semi Parametric Econometrics 3 Optional Optional
ETS 835 Bayesian Econometrics 3 Optional Optional
ETS 850 Multivariate Analysis 3 Optional Optional
ETS 870 Static and Dynamic Optimization 3 Optional Optional
ETS 880 Operations Research 3 Optional Optional
ETS 890 Structural Equation Modeling 3 Optional Optional
ETS 855 Elements of Statistical Learning 3 Optional -
ETS 722 Financial Economics 3 Optional Optional
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