The M. Sc. in Economics at BUBT is a full time, day program. This is an eighteenth months program consisting of 4 (four) terms of thirteen weeks duration. Students will be required to do 10 courses consisting of 30 credit hours. In addition to course work, the students will be required to do thesis in one of the selected areas. Students will earn letter grades in the courses they complete, but they will earn passing (satisfactory) or failing (unsatisfactory) grade in the thesis work. The last term will be used exclusively for thesis. A faculty supervisor will guide the students in doing the research and in writing the thesis.