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B.Sc. Economics

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Department of Economics

Undergraduate Program in Economics

State Institutions, financial institions, stockmarkets and individuals, just to name a few, are in dire need of answers to questions regarding the economics of their enviroment. Currency wars, devaluation, and economic down-turn are just some of the recent issues in the world of economics. Many countries including Cameroon are involve in this debate. This program aims at building individuals that will understand such challenging issues in Economics. See the mission statement of the department.


Mission Statement of the Department
The mission statement of the Department is to offer at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, courses that produce competent professionals in economics with strong analytical and practical skills for research, economic analysis and economic development at home and abroad.

Objectives of the Degree Program
The main objective of the department is to provide students with an in-depth exposure to both theoretical and practical skills necessary for career service in the public and private sectors of the economy as well as for self – employment in Cameroon, Africa and the World.

The curriculum the program is carefully selected to meet up the demands of its objectives. We also have a carefully chosen and well experienced staff in place who are willing to handle student academic problems at any time. Our student-teacher ratio also enable the students to benefit a lot from their teachers.

Students must complete a 4-weeks industrial attachment at the end of the second semester of their second year. This practical on-site work experience provides the student the opportunity to gain industrial experience before they graduate. Student assessment will also be based on the students’ on- the job performance and on a comprehensive report written by the student

Admission Requirements
General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level passes in at least two subjects in the Arts or Sciences in addition to university requirements.

Future, Career and Employment
After graduation, students can gain employment in any profit and non profit making organization both at home and abroad. Our graduates are also expected to become a valuable contribution to the high level of manpower required for development in the country. They are equally expected to be a contribution to the supply of academiceconomists in the secondary and high schools of Cameroon.

Also, this program serves as a very solid and broad platform for a lot of graduate programs in CATUC and other world class institution offering a graduate program that has a BSc. in Economics as a prerequisit such as all of our MBA programs. There are just so many of such programs in CATUC, Cameroon and abroad.

The tuition fee per year is 639 500 F CFA for Cameroonians and 1,039,500 F CFA for foreign students. To read more about fees  click here.



Level of Studies
Degree Offered
Bachelor of Science (BSc.)
Duration of Studies
3 years (6 Semesters)
Application Period
Aug. 1, 2013 To Sept. 11, 2013
Program Requirement
2 A/L, 4 O/L, O/L Maths.
Tuition Fees Per Year
Home Student: 639,500 F CFA

Foreign Student :1,039,500 F CFA

University Requirements
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