Entry Requirements


Criterion Description
0833 - Criterion 05 A minimum of five (5) CSEC General Proficiency (Grades I, II or III) or five (5) passes at GCE 'O' Level. Subjects must include English Language and Mathematics.
0833- Criterion 13 Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above.
0833-Criterion 01 University Degree.
0833-Criterion 02 University Diploma
0833-Criterion 03 Three (3) subjects at the GCE Advanced Level plus two (2) subjects at CSEC General Proficiency/GCE Ordinary Level not obtained at Advanced Level. English Language and Mathematics must be among the subjects obtained.
0833-Criterion 04 Two (2) subjects at the GCE Advanced Level plus three (3) subjects at the General Proficiency/GCE Ordinary Level not obtained at Advanced Level. English Language and Mathematics must be among the subjects passed.
0833-Criterion 10 Ordinary Diploma in Commerce (ODC) from the Government Technical Institute (GTI) (Pass with Credit) and a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE)
0833-Criterion 11 Ordinary Certificate in Business Studies from the Government Technical Institute (GTI). (Pass with Credit) and a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE)
0833-Criterion 12 Mature applicants (26 years and over) with creditable work experience in the field and can satisfy the University that they have had a suitable education may be considered for admission. Applicant must have a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE)

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ENG1105 Introduction to the Use of English 4
YYY1101 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose POL1100 or SOC1100
ECN1101 Introductory Mathematics 3
ECN1100 Introductory Micro-Economics 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN1200 Introductory Macro-Economics 4
ECN1203 Introductory Statistics 3
ECN1202 Mathematics for Economics 3
ENG1205 Use of English 4
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN2100 Intermediate Microeconomics 4
ECN2103 Managerial Economics 4
MNG2100 Computer Studies I 4
ECN2101 Economic Statistics 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN2201 Introductory Econometrics 4
ECN2200 Intermediate Macroeconomics 4
ECN2202 Comparative Economics 4
MNG2200 Computer Studies II 4
Annual Attachment
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
VVV1101 Elective (8 credits) 8 This is an additional course and is not needed for graduation.
Third Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN3100 Applied Microeconomics 4
AAA3102 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2100, SOC3104, HST2104, ECN4104, ECN4105 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN3102 Agricultural Economics I 4
AAA3101 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2100, SOC3104, HST2104, ECN4104, ECN4105 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN3101 Money and Banking 4
ECN3103 Industrial Organisation 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ZZZ3201 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2101, HST2204, ECN4203, ECN4204, MNG1200, ACT1200 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN3200 Public Finance 4
ECN3202 Applied Econometrics 4
AAA3201 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2101, HST2204, ECN4203, ECN4204, MNG1200, ACT1200 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN3201 Planning Techniques 4
Fourth Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN4100 Labour Economics I 4
AAA4102 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2100, SOC3104, HST2104, ECN4104, ECN4105 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN4102 International Finance 4
AAA4101 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2100, SOC3104, HST2104, ECN4104, ECN4105 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN4101 Development Economics 4
ECN4103 Agricultural Economics II 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ECN4201 Industrial Policy 4
ZZZ4201 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2101, HST2204, ECN4203, ECN4204, MNG1200, ACT1200 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.
ECN4200 Labour Economics II 4
ECN4202 International Trade 4
AAA4201 Additional Course (4 Credits) 4 Choose one of ACT2101, HST2204, ECN4203, ECN4204, MNG1200, ACT1200 or any other course in consultation with Head of Department.

Contact Us

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • +592 222-4927
    +592 222-3575
  • fss@uog.edu.gy