Welcome to Economics Departement

The Department of Economics was first launched in 1953 with the objective of addressing the country’s trained human power shortage in the field of Economics. The program provides instruction on economic theories and a rigorous foundation in the analytical tools and applied areas of economics, relying on mathematical and statistical techniques.As per the new policy of the Ethiopian government to mitigate the manpower shortage in this field of study the departments aspires to produce qualified citizens who are going to participate in research and development, teaching and consultancy service that the economy demands and thereby contribute towards the fulfillment of the development policies and strategies of the country. Therefore, its plan is to educate and train students in this field of specialization.
Admision Requirements
  • Admission to all regular degree programs is based on the national admissions requirements set by the ministry of Education

Duration of the study

  • For students in the regular degree program the duration is Three years. 
  • For students in the extension degree program duration is four years

Department Contact Information

Inquiries can be coursed through the following:

     Economics development Department Office Telephone: +251 (0)912 49 59 59

     Economics development Department’s Head Telephone: +251 (0)912 49 59 59

    Department’s Official Email Address: economics_CoBE@Arsiun.edu.et

    Collage of Business & Economics Telephone: +251 +022-110-400

    P.O. Box 1888; Assela, Ethiopia

 

 

The Department of Economics was first launched in 1953 with the objective of addressing the country’s trained human power shortage in the field of Economics. The program provides instruction on economic theories and a rigorous foundation in the analytical tools and applied areas of economics, relying on mathematical and statistical techniques.

As per the new policy of the Ethiopian government to mitigate the manpower shortage in this field of study the departments aspires to produce qualified citizens who are going to participate in research and development, teaching and consultancy service that the economy demands and thereby contribute towards the fulfillment of the development policies and strategies of the country. Therefore, its plan is to educate and train students in this field of specialization: Read More

There are fundamental facts that each society faces, i.e., resources are scarce and human wants are unlimited. This imbalance necessitates efficient allocation and utilization of the scarce resources in a way that maximize the benefit of the society. This requires understanding of three issues, i.e., how individuals make decision? How people interact? And how the whole economy works? Economics deals with the three issues rose. Alternatively, Economics is the science concerned with how society best allocates and utilizes its scarce resources to maximize its benefit. It is plain fact that given the scarce resources to satisfy all societal want, nations need to know how to efficiently allocate and utilize their scarce resources and Economists can help in this regard. Read More

The objective of this program is to produce Logistics and Supply Chain Management professionals for all types of organizations

The program is generally designed to produce well qualified, competent, responsible and ethical logisticians and supply chain management experts who will work in public, business, and non-governmental organizations. In addition, the graduates of the program will play significant roles in Ethiopia’s economic, social and political endeavors. Read More

The department has well skilled staff in the area of economic theory and applications so as to produce competent graduates to play their role in helping the economy to grow. Read More

Learning & Teaching

We provide support, advice and guidance to staff to ensure delivery of high quality learning and teaching.Read More

Research Undertakings

Arsi University has a longstanding commitement and tradition of undertaking research. Read More

Staff Profile

Our Collage is has a diversified staffs in different acadamic areas Read More

Achievements

The collage has a lot of achievements Read More

Departements

Business Information system

Management

Economics Development

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Tourism Management

International Trade & Investement Management

Accounting & Fianance

Marketing Management