Program Goals: The Main goal of this program is to get involved students in Study, Modeling and Analysis of Socio-Economical Systems scientifically and Design the best system with regard to Requirements, Priorities and Resources of the Society.   All applicants should be among distinguished graduates of  Engineering ,Physics, Economics, Mathematics and other Sciences. International applicants can obtain more information at the below website: http://sina.sharif.edu/~fso   Course duration: Consists of Maximum 2 years, 4 semesters , each semester consisting of 17 weeks, two sessions of 1.5 hours per week.   Program Structure:   Compulsory courses Optional courses Thesis Research methods Total 13 credits 12 credits 6   credits 2   credits 33 credits Table of courses: A: Pre-Requisite Courses: tems 1 Course Name Public Economics I (Principle of Economics) Credits 3  B:Compulsory Courses: 1 2 3 4 Mathematical Planning Econometrics I Microeconomics Macroeconomics 3 4 3 3 Items Course Name Credits C: Optional courses: 12 credits of  the below courses must be taken by students   Items 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31            Course Name Macroeconomics II Political Macroeconomics Microeconomics II Financial Economics I Financial Economics II Financial Management Financial Mathematics Selective Topics in Financial Economics Public Sector Economics Strategic Planning Econometrics II Money & Bank International Economics Iran Economy Development Economics Growth Economy Epistemology of Economic Science Public Choice Industrial Organization Selecti  Selective Topics in Economics Budget Control System Financial Time-Series Econometrics Applied Economics Theoretical Economics Game Theory Stochastic Processes Theory Probability Theory & Statistical Inference for Econometrics Financial Engineering Seminar in Socio-Economics Systems The Engineering Design of Systems Engineering Systems Analysis and Design     Credits 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 D: Research Items 1 2        Course Name Research Method Thesis Credits 2 6