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


Department of Economics Outreach Lecture - "Contagion in Currency Crises"

DATE: Wednesday 21st March 2018

TIME: 10 AM to 12PM

VENUE: Live Streaming at the Faculty of Social Sciences Lounge


"A Sit-Down with Some Pioneers of Economics in the Caribbean"

The Department of Economics invites you to a discussion with Professor Kari Levitt; Professor Karl Theodore; Dr. Roy Thomas and Dr. Ralph Henry on their experiences and their contributions in the area of Caribbean Development. This is an opportunity to hear these Pioneers reminisce about their work as academics and mentors and to engage in discussion with them about the future of development in the region. We look forward to your participation in this event.

DATE:     Thursday 15th March 2018

TIME:      1 PM to 4 PM

VENUE:  Auditorium - HEU, Centre for Health Economics, 25A Warner St. St. Augustine.


The TEDU in collaboration with SALISES and the Express Newspaper will be hosting a community engagement discussion on 9th March 2018 at the Teaching and Learning Center, Lecture Theatre D, 6-8 pm. The topic of the discussion will be the State of the Macro economy and ways to Reignite Growth. The panelists will include, Professor Kari Levitt, Dr Roger Hosein, Mrs Indira Sagewan Ali and Mr Anthony Wilson. The session will be chaired by Dr Hamid Ghany.

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Conference on the Economy 2017 - October 11th - 12th 2017, Learning Resource Centre (LRC), UWI St. Augustine,theme “Trade and Caribbean Development Nexus”

Revitalizing Growth with Structural Adjustment - 6:00pm - 8:30pm, on Wednesday 20th September 2017 at the Enchanted Gardens Banquet Hall, Lp#59 North Road New Grant, Victoria, Trinidad. Click to Register