MA Political Science

Program Structure

Department of Political Science offers 2 years MA Political Science degree program equivalent to 16 years of education. The program consists of 4 semesters and offers foundation, general and elective modules as per the HEC criteria. The MA program specifically aims at catering the student’s objectives of gaining the enhanced analytical skills in the field of political science for professional development.


2 Years

Eligibility Criteria

14 years of education in social science subjects with minimum 45 % marks

Scheme of Studies

Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
MAPOLSC-601 MAPOLSC_COM Ancient Hellenic Western Political Thought 4-0
MAPOLSC-602 MAPOLSC_COM Medieval Muslim Political Philosophy 3-0
MAPOLSC-603 MAPOLSC_COM Comparative Politics-I 4-0
MAPOLSC-604 MAPOLSC_COM Pre-Partition Constitutional Reforms 3-0
MAPOLSC-605 MAPOLSC_COM Research Methodology 3-0
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
MAPOLSC-606 MAPOLSC_COM Modern Western Political Thought 4-0
MAPOLSC-607 MAPOLSC_COM Muslim Political Philosophy 3-0
MAPOLSC-608 MAPOLSC_COM Comparative Politics-II 4-0
MAPOLSC-609 MAPOLSC_COM Dynamics of Freedom Movement 3-0
MAPOLSC-610 MAPOLSC_COM Advance Research Methods 3-0
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
MAPOLSC-611 MAPOLSC_COM Constitution Development in Pakistan 4-0
MAPOLSC-612 MAPOLSC_COM Comparative Political Systems of USA & UK 3-0
MAPOLSC-613 MAPOLSC_COM International Relations 3-0
MAPOLSC-701 MAPOLSC_OPT Optional-1 3-0
MAPOLSC-702 MAPOLSC_OPT Optional-2 3-0
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
MAPOLSC-614 MAPOLSC_COM Dynamics of Pakistan Politisc 4-0
MAPOLSC-615 MAPOLSC_COM Comparative Political Systems China & Turkey 3-0
MAPOLSC-703 MAPOLSC_OPT Optional-3 3-0
MAPOLSC-704 MAPOLSC_OPT Optional-4 3-0
MAPOLSC-705 MAPOLSC_OPT Optional-5 3-0

Degree Completion Requirements

4 semesters with 2.5 CGPA