PROGRAMS

BS Political Science

    • Duration: 4 Years (8 Semesters)
    • Teaching System: Semester System

Departmental Eligibility Criteria for BS Political Science :

  • Passed Intermediate or equivalent examination (Arts group) in 2nd division
    from any public/private institution.


strong>SCHEME OF STUDIES
BS (4-YEAR) Political Science Hons 2016 AND ONWARD

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-122English-I3(3+0)
CompulsoryISL-100Islamic Studies2(2+0)
CompulsoryCS-100Introduction to Computers3(3+0)
CompulsoryPOL-127Introduction to Political Science-I3(3+0)
GeneralPOL-126Introduction to International Relations3(3+0)
GeneralECON-114Introduction to Economics3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours17
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-123English-II3(3+0)
CompulsoryPKS-100Pakistan Studies2(2+0)
CompulsoryMATH-100Compulsory Mathematics3(3+0)
GeneralSOC-112Introduction to Human Rights3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-128Introduction to Political Science-II3(3+0)
GeneralPSY-118Introduction to Psychology-I3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours17

SEMESTER-III
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-224English-III3(3+0)
GeneralPOL-242Political History of Pakistan since 19473(3+0)
GeneralMGT-318Entrepreneurship-I3(0+3)
FoundationPOL-229Introduction to Political Science-III3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-246Political Systems (Developed) UK & USA3(3+0)
MajorPOL-252Politics of Federalism3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours18
SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-English-IV3(3+0)
GeneralHIST-101Introduction to History3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-241Pakistan Movement3(0+3)
FoundationPOL-247Political Systems (Developing) China, India, Turkey3(3+0)
MajorPOL-213Diplomacy3(3+0)
MajorPOL-356Public Administration in Pakistan3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours18

SEMESTER-V
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
FoundationPOL-363Western Political Philosophy-I3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-336Muslim Political Philosophy-I3(3+0)
MajorPOL-333Local Government in Pakistan3(0+3)
MajorPOL-238NGO’s in Pakistan3(3+0)
MajorPOL-304Comparative & Development Politics-I3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours16
SEMESTER-VI
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
FoundationPOL-337Muslim Political Philosophy-II3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-364Western Political Philosophy-II3(3+0)
MajorPOL-305Comparative & Development Politics-II3(0+3)
MajorPOL-334Major Issues in Pakistan Politics3(3+0)
MajorPOL-319Governance in Pakistan: Problems, Issues & Strategies3(3+0)
MajorPOL-345Political Sociology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

SEMESTER-VII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorPOL-421Ideology & Dynamics of Pakistan’s Politics3(3+0)
MajorPOL-443Political Parties & Elections in Pakistan3(3+0)
MajorPOL-460Research Methodology3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-407Conflict & Conflict Resolution3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-416Foreign Policy Analysis3(3+0)Total Credit Hours15
SEMESTER-VIII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorPOL-415Foreign Policy of Pakistan3(3+0)
MajorPOL-409Constitutional Development & Pakistan’s Politics3(3+0)
MajorPOL-402Civil Military Relations3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-425International Relations in New Millennium3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-424International Organizations3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

MS Political Science 

  • Duration: 2 Years (4 Semesters)
  • Teaching System: Semester System
  • passed 4 years B.S / M.A program with 2nd division.
  • The candidates seeking admission in MS Islamic Studies program; must fulfil
    HEC eligibility criteria.Note: GATgeneral must be cleared before or within one year after admission to M.S. program.

SCHEME OF STUDIES
MS (2-YEAR) 2016 AND ONWARD

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryPOL-501Advance Research Methodology3(3+0)
CompulsoryPOL-534Theories of I.R3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-520Pakistan: Quaid’s Vision of State3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-502Area Studies: South Asia3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryCompulsoryPOL-504Comparative & Developmental Politics3(3+0)
CompulsoryPOL-512Foreign Policy of Pakistan W.S.R.T Indo-Pak Relations3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-531State’s Security in Emerging World Order3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-507Comparative Political Culture of South Asia3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

SEMESTER-III & SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryPOL-600Thesis18(18+0)
Total Credit Hours18
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryPOL-600Thesis18(18+0)
Total Credit Hours18

Important note: The Scheme of Studies of all the courses including BS, M.A, MSc and MS can be changed according to the demand of market.