Welcome to the School of Economic Sciences.   The main importance of economics is helping society decide on the optimal allocation of our limited resources. Browse through our fields of study to decide on which forté you will use to optimse our world!

Fields of study

Agricultural economics is an applied field of economics concerned with the application of economic theory in optimizing the production and distribution of food and fibre—a discipline known as agronomics. 

Agricultural Economics

Econimics is a field of knowledge concerned with the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. It studies how choices should be made to satisfy wants and needs, how  efforts should be organised and coordinated in order to achieve maximum output.

Economics

Risk Management is the forecasting and evaluation of financial risks together with the identification of procedures to avoid or minimize their impact.

Risk Management

International trade is the exchange of capital, goods, and services across international borders or territories. It is the exchange of goods and services among nations of the world. In most countries, such trade represents a significant share of gross domestic product 

International Trade

The UARM master’s programme in Applied Risk Management aims to satisfy the needs of full-time employees at organisations across the private and public sector. 

Applied Risk Management

Transport Economics is the study of the movement of people and goods over space and time. It is a branch of economics that deals with the allocation of resources within the transport sector.

Transport Economics & Logistics Management 

Information Systems comprises the analysis and organisation of business information through the application of technology.

Information Systems

Economics a branch of knowledge concerned with the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. It studies how choices should be made to satisfy wants and needs, how  efforts should be organised and coordinated in order to achieve maximum output.

 

Operational Research may be defined as the use of advanced analytical techniques to improve decision making.

Statistics and Operations Research