BS Political science

  • Duration: 04 Years (8 Semesters)
  • Teaching System: Semester System

Sr.#CONTENTSSTATUSClick to View
01Admission/sNill
02Merit List/sNill
03TimeTableAvailabe
04DatesheetsAvailabe
05Result/s AnnouncementsNill
06Journal DetailsNill

Scheme of Studies

YEAR -I
SEMESTER-ISEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCreditsCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-122English-I3(3+0)CompulsoryENG-123English-II3(3+0)
CompulsoryISL-100Islamic Studies2(2+0)CompulsoryPKS-100Pakistan Studies2(2+0)
CompulsoryCS-100Introduction to Computers3(3+0)CompulsoryMATH-100Compulsory Mathematics3(3+0)
CompulsoryPOL-127Introduction to Political Science-I3(3+0)GeneralSOC-112Introduction to Human Rights3(3+0)
GeneralPOL-126Introduction to International Relations3(3+0)FoundationPOL-128Introduction to Political Science-II3(3+0)
GeneralECON-114Introduction to Economics3(3+0)
GeneralPSY-118Introduction to Psychology-I3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours17Total Credit Hours17
YEAR –II
SEMESTER-IIISEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCreditsCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-224English-III3(3+0)CompulsoryENG-English-IV3(3+0)
GeneralPOL-242Political History of Pakistan since 19473(3+0)GeneralHIST-101Introduction to History3(3+0)
GeneralMGT-318Entrepreneurship-I3(0+3)FoundationPOL-241Pakistan Movement3(0+3)
FoundationPOL-229Introduction to Political Science-III3(3+0)FoundationPOL-247Political Systems (Developing) China, India, Turkey3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-246Political Systems (Developed) UK & USA3(3+0)MajorPOL-213Diplomacy3(3+0)
MajorPOL-252Politics of Federalism3(3+0)MajorPOL-356Public Administration in Pakistan3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours18Total Credit Hours18
YEAR –III
SEMESTER-VSEMESTER-VI
Course CategoryCOURSE CODECourse TitleCreditsCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
FoundationPOL-363Western Political Philosophy-I3(3+0)FoundationPOL-337Muslim Political Philosophy-II3(3+0)
FoundationPOL-336Muslim Political Philosophy-I3(3+0)FoundationPOL-364Western Political Philosophy-II3(3+0)
MajorPOL-333Local Government in Pakistan3(0+3)MajorPOL-305Comparative & Development Politics-II3(0+3)
MajorPOL-238NGO’s in Pakistan3(3+0)MajorPOL-319Governance in Pakistan: Problems, Issues & Strategies3(3+0)
MajorPOL-304Comparative & Development Politics-I3(3+0)MajorPOL-334Major Issues in Pakistan Politics3(3+0)
MajorPOL-345Political Sociology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15Total Credit Hours18
YEAR –IV
SEMESTER-VIISEMESTER-VIII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCreditsCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorPOL-421Ideology & Dynamics of Pakistan’s Politics3(3+0)MajorPOL-415Foreign Policy of Pakistan3(3+0)
MajorPOL-443Political Parties & Elections in Pakistan3(3+0)MajorPOL-409Constitutional Development & Pakistan’s Politics3(3+0)
MajorPOL-460Research Methodology3(3+0)MajorPOL-402Civil Military Relations3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-407Conflict & Conflict Resolution3(3+0)ElectivePOL-425International Relations in New Millennium3(3+0)
ElectivePOL-416Foreign Policy Analysis3(3+0)ElectivePOL-424International Organizations3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15Total Credit Hours15

Eligibility Criteria (B.S Program):

  1. Only female candidates can apply.
  2. Candidate shall possess 12 years of education.
  3. Candidate must possess F.A/ F.Sc degree with majors in Political Sciences, International
  4. Relations, Civics, Journalism, History, Geography or any other relevant field of study.
  5. Candidate should not be enrolled in any other B.S. program in GCWUS or any other university.
  6. At least 50% marks are required in terminal degree to apply for B.S. admission.

Available Seats:

  • 60 Seats for B.S Program

MS Political Science

  • Duration: 02 Years (4 Semesters)
  • Teaching System: Semester System

Scheme of Studies

YEAR -I
Semester ISemester II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCr. HoursCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCr. Hours
CompulsoryPOL-501Advance Research Methodology3(3+0)CompulsoryPOL-504Comparative & Developmental Politics3(3+0)
CompulsoryPOL-534Theories of I.R3(3+0)CompulsoryPOL-512Foreign Policy of Pakistan W.S.R.T Indo-Pak Relations3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-520Pakistan: Quaid’s Vision of State3(3+0)OptionalPOL-531State’s Security in Emerging World Order3(3+0)
OptionalPOL-502Area Studies: South Asia3(3+0)OptionalPOL-507Comparative Political Culture of South Asia3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours12Total Credit Hours12
YEAR –II
Semester IIISemester IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCr. HoursCourse CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCr. Hours
CompulsoryPOL-600Thesis18(18+0)CompulsoryPOL-600Thesis18(18+0)
Total Credit Hours18Total Credit Hours18

Eligibility Criteria (M.Phil. Program):

  1. Only female candidates can apply.
  2. Candidate shall possess 16 years of education.
  3. Candidate must possess an M.A /M.Sc. /B.S. degree in the fields of Political Sciences,
  4. International Relations or any other relevant field of study.
  5. Candidate should not be enrolled in any other M.Phil. program in GCWUS or any other university.
  6. Candidate shall have to pass Departmental Subject Based Written Test (arranged by department) and/or GAT (General) followed by an Interview focusing on logical reasoning of the candidate about her interest areas which will further be adopted as the area of dissertation research.

Available Seats:  15 Seats