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BS lnternational Relations

Course Facts
Study Level Study Mode Program Duration Credit Hours

Under Graduate

Full-Time

8 Semesters (4 years)

131

Eligibility Criteria

lntermediate or equivalent with a minimum ol 45% marks

Objective

Role and Scope

Scheme of studies

Semester 1

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
ISL-101 Islamic Studies-1 2(2-0) Compulsory
ISL-103 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation I 1(1-0) Compulsory
ENG-101 English-I 3(3-0) Compulsory
MATH-101 Mathematics 3(3-0) Compulsory
CS-101 Introduction to Information & Communication Technology 3(3-0) Compulsory
IR-111 Introduction to International Relations 3(3-0) Foundation
GEN-103 Philosophy 3(3-0) General
GEN-104 Political Science 3(3-0) Foundation
    Credit Hours 21

Semester 2

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
ISL-104 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation II 1(1-0) Compulsory
ENG-102 ENGLISH-II 3(3-0) Compulsory
STAT-301 STATISTICS 3(3-0) Compulsory
GEN-106 Geography 3(3-0) General
ECO-203 Economics 3(3-0) General
PS-101 PAKISTAN STUDIES 2(2-0) Compulsory
  Credit Hours Credit Hours 18

Semester 3

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
ISL-201 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation III 1(1-0) Compulsory
ENG-201 ENGLISH-III 3(3-0) Compulsory
PSY-201 Psychology 3(3-0) General
IR-211 Introduction to Anthropology 3(3-0) General
IR-212 Globalization and International Relations 3(3-0) Foundation
  Credit Hours Credit Hours 13

Semester 4

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
ISL-202 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation IV 1(1-0) Compulsory
GEN-201 Sociology 3(3-0) General
IR-213 International Relations: 1648-1945 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-214 Geo-Political Structure of the World 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-215 Approaches and Theories of International Relations 3(3-0) Foundation
  Credit Hours Credit Hours 13

 

Semester 5

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
IR-311 International Relations: 1945-2000 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-312 Public International Law-I 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-313 Regional and International Organizations 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-314 Foreign Policy Analysis 3(3-0) Major
IR-315 International Political Economy 3(3-0) Major
    Credit Hours 15

Semester 6

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
IR-316 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY-I 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-317 PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW-II 3(3-0) Foundation
IR-318 FOREIGN POLICY OF PAKISTAN 3(3-0) Major
IR-319 DEFENCE AND STRATEGIC STUDIES 3(3-0) Major
IR-320 DIPLOMACY 3(3-0) Major
IR-321 CONFLICT MANAGEMENT AND RESOLUTION 3(3-0) Major
    Credit Hours 18

Semester 7

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
IR-411 COMPARATIVE AND DEVELOPMENTAL POLITICS (M-VII) 3(3-0) Major
IR-412 COMPARATIVE FOREIGN POLICY OF MAJOR POWERS: US, RUSSIA, CHINA (M-VIII) 3(3-0) Major
IR-413 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM (M-IX) 3(3-0) Major
IR-410
IR-414
RESEARCH THESIS (M-XIV)
OR
POLITICS OF PAKISTAN (M-XIII)
3(3-0) Major
  ELECTIVE-I 3(3-0) Elective courses with in major
  ELECTIVE-II 3(3-0) Elective courses with in major
    Credit Hours 18

 

Semester 8

Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature
IR-415 ARMS CONTROL AND DISARMAMENT (M-XI) 3(3-0) Major
IR-410
IR-416
RESEARCH THESIS (M-XIV)
OR
INTERNATIONAL POLITICS OF ENVIRONMENT (M-IX)
3(3-0) Major
  ELECTIVE-III 3(3-0) Elective courses with in major
  ELECTIVE-IV 3(3-0) Elective courses with in major
  ELECTIVE-V 3(3-0) Elective courses with in major
    Total Credit Hours 15
    Total Credit Hours 131

 

Elective Courses:

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
IR-417 IR-417-Research Report (Not permissible for those who will opt for Thesis) 3(3-0)
IR-418 IR-418-Major Issues in International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-419 IR-419-Comparative Political Systems 3(3-0)
IR-420 IR-420-Foreign and Security Policies of European Union 3(3-0)
IR-421 IR-421-Emerging Regional and World Orders 3(3-0)
IR-422 IR-422-Research Methodology-II 3(3-0)
IR-423 IR-423-Modernization and Democratization in the Muslim World 3(3-0)
IR-424 IR-424-Nuclear Non-proliferation 3(3-0)
IR-425 Pakistan Defence and Security Policy 3(3-0)
IR-426 Nuclearization of South Asia 3(3-0)
IR-427 Kinetic and Non-Kinetic Warfare 3(3-0)
IR-428 Politics of Indian Ocean 3(3-0)
IR-429 Use of Force in International Law 3(3-0)
IR-430 Foreign Policy of India 3(3-0)
IR-431 Contemporary Political Ideologies 3(3-0)
IR-432 International Migration and Politics 3(3-0)
IR-433 Terrorism and Counter-terrorism 3(3-0)
IR-434 International Relations in Islam 3(3-0)
IR-435 Non-state Actors in International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-436 Media and International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-437 Gender and International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-438 International Humanitarian Law 3(3-0)
IR-439 United Nations: Reforms and Restructuring 3(3-0)
IR-440 OIC: Reforms and Restructuring 3(3-0)
IR-441 Enlightened Moderation and the Muslim World 3(3-0)
IR-442 Cyber Wars 3(3-0)
IR-443 MNCs and NGOs in International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-444 National Liberation Movements and Decolonization 3(3-0)
IR-445 Ethnic Conflicts in Global Perspective 3(3-0)
IR-446 Religion, Ideology and International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-447 Science, Technology and International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-448 Ethics and Morality in International Relations 3(3-0)
IR-449 Power Politics and Beyond 3(3-0)
IR-450 International Economic Groups 3(3-0)