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SCHEME OF STUDIES

BS Political Science

1st Year - Semester-I

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  English-100  English-I  3
 2  Isl-101  Islamic Studies  2
 3  Pol.S. 500  Introduction to Political Science-I  3
 4   Math-301  Mathematics-I  3
 5    General-I  3
 6    General-II  3

 Total

 17

Semester-II

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  Eng-200  English-II  3
 2  Pak-201  Pakistan Studies  2
 3  Pol.S.501  Introduction to Political Science-II  3
 4  Pol.S.502  Introduction to Political Science-III  3
 5    General-III  3
 6    General-IV  3

 Total

 17

2nd Year - Semester-III

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  Eng-300  English-III  3
 2  CS-102  Introduction to Basics in Computer  3
 3  Pol.S.503  Political Systems (Developed)  4
 4    General-V  3
 5    General-VI  3

 Total

 16

Semester-IV

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  Eng-400  English-IV**  3
 2  Pol.S.504  Political Systems (Developing)  4
 3  Pol.S.505  Pakistan Movement  4
 4   Pol.S.506  Introduction to International Relations  3
 5    General-VII  3

 Total

 17

3rd Year -  Semester-V

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1   Pol.S.507  Western Political Philosophy-I  4
 2   Pol.S.508  Muslim Political Philosophy-I  3
 3  Pol.S.509  Comparative and Developmental Politics -I  4
 4  Pol.S.510  Public Administration  4
 5   Pol.S.511  Diplomacy  3

 Total

 18

Semester-VI

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1   Pol.S.512  Western Political Philosophy-II  4
 2   Pol.S.513  Muslim Political Philosophy-II  3
 3  Pol.S.514  Comparative and Developmental Politics-II  3
 4   Pol.S.515  History of International Relations  4
 5  Pol.S.516  Introduction to Local Government  3

 Total

 17

4th Year - Semester-VII

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  Pol.S.517  Research Methodology  4
 2  Pol.S.518  Ideology and dynamics of Pakistanís politics  3
 3  Pol.S.519  Foreign Policy Analysis  3
 4   Pol.S.520  Foreign Policies of UK, USA and Russia  3
 5  Pol.S.521  Conflict and Conflict Resolution  3

 Total

 16

Semester-VIII

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
 1  Pol.S.522  Constitutional development and Pakistani Politics  3
 2  Pol.S.523  Political Economy of Pakistan  3
 3  Pol.S.524  Foreign Policy of Pakistan  3
 4  Pol.S.525  International Organizations  3
     Research Report can be offered in lieu of any optional course: 3 credit hours  3

Total

 15

Grand Total

 133

M.Sc. Political Science

1st Year - Semester-I

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
1  Pol.S.507  Western Political Philosophy-I  4
2  Pol.S.508  Muslim Political Philosophy-I  3
3  Pol.S.509  Comparative and Developmental Politics -I  4
4  Pol.S.510  Public Administration  4
5  Pol.S.511  Diplomacy  3
     Total  18

Semester-II

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
1  Pol.S.512  Western Political Philosophy-II  4
2  Pol.S.513  Muslim Political Philosophy-II  3
3  Pol.S.514  Comparative and Developmental Politics-II  3
4  Pol.S.515  History of International Relations  4
5  Pol.S.516  Introduction to Local Government  3
     Total  17

2nd Year - Semester-III

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
Sr.  Subject Code    Credit Hours
1  Pol.S.517  Research Methodology  4
2  Pol.S.518  Ideology and dynamics of Pakistanís politics  3
3  Pol.S.519  Foreign Policy Analysis  3
4  Pol.S.520  Foreign Policies of UK, USA and Russia  3
5  Pol.S.521  Conflict and Conflict Resolution  3
     Total  16

Semester-IV

 Sr. No Subject code   Subject Name  Credit Hours
1  Pol.S.522  Constitutional development and Pakistani Politics  3
2  Pol.S.523  Political Economy of Pakistan  3
3  Pol.S.524  Foreign Policy of Pakistan  3
4  Pol.S.525  International Organizations  3
     Research Report can be offered in lieu of any optional course: 3 credit house  3
     Total  15
     Total Course Credit Hours  66

MS/ MPhil Political Science

Total Credit Hours: 30

Semester   Name of Courses  Credit Hours
Semester-1  Course i: Research Methodology 3
 Course ii: Comparative Politics
 Two other courses should be selected from the list of optional courses:
3
 Course iii: 3
 Course iv: 3
 Total 12
Semester-2  Four courses should be selected from the list of optional courses:
 Course i:
3
 Course ii: 3
 Course iii: 3
 Course iv: 3
 Total 12
Semester-3 & 4  Thesis (Compulsory) 6
  1. To complete MS/ MPhil (Political Science) minimum 30 Credit Hours are required, including a Thesis (compulsory) to be worth of Six Credit Hours in semester 3 & 4.
  2. Research Methodology and Comparative Politics are to be compulsory courses in MS/M Phil.
  3. Four Courses in MS/ MPhil in First Semester are to be selected from the given list of Compulsory/optional/elective courses
  4. Four Courses in MS/ MPhil in Second Semester are to be selected from the given list of Compulsory/Optional/Elective courses.
  5. Each Course is to be worth of three Credit Hours.
  6. It is left to the Board of Studies/Academic Committee of the Department to offer optional courses on the basis of the availability of the faculty, library, lab and the requirements of the department.

LIST OF COURSES

Compulsory Course

Sr.No   Subject Code  Subject Name
 1  Pol.S.593  Research Methodology
 2  Pol.S.594  Comparative Politics

Optional Courses

Sr.No   Subject Code  Subject Name
1. Pol.S.595 Ideology and Dynamics of Pakistan Politics
2. Pol.S.596 Theories of International Relations
3. Pol.S.597  Political Ideologies
4. Pol.S.598  Western Political Philosophy
5. Pol.S.599  Advanced Political Theories
6. Pol.S.600  Major Issues in the Muslim World
7. Pol.S.601  Foreign Policy of USA and China
8. Pol.S.602  Public Policy Analysis
9. Pol.S.603  Social Change and Political Development
10. Pol.S.604  Muslim Political Philosophy
11. Pol.S.605  Muslim Political Institutions
12. Pol.S.606  Pre-partition Political Actors, Issues and Legislation
13. Pol.S.607  Local Government: Theory and Practice
14. Pol.S.608  Local Governance in Pakistan
15. Pol.S.609  Politics of Ethnicity and Nationalism
16. Pol.S.610  Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion
17. Pol.S.611  Political Parties and Pressure Groups
18. Pol.S.612  Gender and Politics
19. Pol.S.613  Electoral Politics
20. Pol.S.614  Constitutional Development in Pakistan
21. Pol.S.615  Politics of Federalism in Pakistan
22. Pol.S.616  Democracy and Governance
23. Pol.S.617  Area/Regional Studies (any one region)
24. Pol.S.618  Political Economy
25. Pol.S.619  Public Administration
26. Pol.S.620  Foreign Policy of Pakistan
27. Pol.S.621  Defense and Strategic Studies
28. Pol.S.622  Human Rights
29. Pol.S.623  Globalization
30 Pol.S.624  Political Psychology
31 Pol.S.625  Political Geography
31 Pol.S.626  Political Sociology
33 Pol.S.627  Media and Politics
34 Pol.S.628  Conflict Management and Resolution
35 Pol.S.629  Foreign Policy Analysis

PhD Political Science

1st Semester

 Code  Name of Subject  Credit Hours
1001  Research Methodology (Compulsory)  3
1002  Dynamics of Muslim World (Elective Subject)  3
1003  Government and Politics in Pakistan (Elective Subject)  3
     9

2nd Semester

 Code  Name of Subject  Credit Hours
1004  Western Political Philosophy  3
1005  Contemporary issues of Global Politics (Elective Subject)  3
1006  Foreign Policy of Pakistan (Elective Subject)  3
     9

Thesis: As Per HEC Rules

List of Optional Subjects

 Sr. No  Code No  Optional Subjects
1 1002  Dynamics of Muslim World
2 1003  Government and Politics in Pakistan
3 1005  Contemporary issues of Global Politics
4 1006  Foreign Policy of Pakistan
5 1011  Pakistan in War against Terrorism
6 1012  Pak-US Relations-Post 9/11 Period
7 1013  Military in the Politics of Pakistan
8 1014  Public Administration in Pakistan
9 1015  Muslim Political Philosophy
10 1016  Local Bodies System in Pakistan