The Department of Economics is one of the three (3) departments comprising the Faculty of Social Sciences at the St. Augustine Campus.

The Department of Economics offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes ranging from the Bachelor's degree in Economics, and Master's degree in Economics to the MPhil and PhD degrees in Economics.  

Notices for Students


Ph.D. Upgrade Seminar - “Prospects for the development of a LNG trading hub/financial exchange market for the Caribbean” - Mr. Don Chrales - 10:00am 28th May 2015, TLC TR3

Ph.D. Seminar - Ms. Tracy Polius -"The interaction between the real sector and financial sector”  - 10:00am, 29th May 2015, FSS Dean's Meeting Room

Ph.D. Upgrade Seminar - "The Role of Economic Instruments for Environmental Management in Hydrocarbon Economies: An assessment of the potential of Environmental Taxes in Trinidad and Tobago" - Ms. Malini Maharaj - 11:00am, 29th May 2015, FSS Dean's Meeting Room

Graduate Students Research Day - 9:00am - 3:00pm, June 3rd 2015, FSS Lounge

Ph.D. Upgrade Seminar - "Tourism and economic growth in a small open oil exporting country: the case of Trinidad and Tobago" - Mr. Sean Scott - 10:00am, 25th June 2015, FSS Lounge

Ph.D. Upgrade Seminar - Exploiting the evolution's persistence of revealed comparative advantage, Export Diversification and Economic Growth in CARICOM- Mr. Damie Sinanan - 11:00am, 25th June 2015, FSS Lounge