In 1975, after the liberation of the South, the division of Planning - Statistics in the Department of Economics of the University of Danang was established, this is the predecessor of the Department of Economics.
    In 1985, the division was reorganized into General Economics Division, a part of Business Economics Faculty, University of Economics Danang.
    In late 1995, the Faculty of Economics was founded, as an independent faculty of the University of Economics and Business Administration Danang.
    The Department of Economics, now, is one of the 12 faculties of the University of Economics Danang. Through 40 years of development, its reputation of Economic Development has been confirmed and accepted in the labor market.