Graduate Programs

Details & Semester Outlines for MS (Social Sciences)

There are two streams available for MS (International Relations, Economics, Psychology and Sociology) . One Stream is Course Work Based Stream and other one is Research based Stream. In Course Work Stream, the student is required to complete 10 courses of 3 credit hours each. In the Research Based Stream, the student is required to complete 8 Courses (24 Credit Hours) and Two IRS (6 Credit Hours) OR One Thesis (6 Credit Hours). In both the streams, 30 Credit hours to be completed. The time limit to earn a MS degree is from 1.5 to 4 years. The detail of two streams is as follows:

1- MS (Course Based Stream)The scheme of study is as follows:
• 02 core courses (6 Credit Hours)
• 08 Electives (24 Credit Hours)
• No IRS or Thesis
2- MS (Research Based Stream) The scheme of study is as follows:
• 02 core courses (6 Credit Hours)
• 06 Electives (18 Credit Hours)
• 02 IRSs or Thesis (6 Credit Hours)

Stream 1 - MS (Course Based Stream)

First Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

SS 5121 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-I (Qualitative)

SS 5xxx Elective III

 

SS 5122 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-II (Quantitative)

SS 5xxx Elective IV

 

SS 5xxx Elective I*

SS 5xxx Elective V

SS 5xxx Elective II

SS 5xxx Elective VI

 

 

Second Year

Fall Semester
 

SS 5xxx Elective VII

 

SS 5xxx Elective VIII

 

* Electives (Electives in any of the following specializations)
• International Relations
• Economics
• Psychology
• Sociology

Stream 2 - MS (Research Based Stream)

First Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

SS 5121 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-I (Qualitative)

SS 5xxx Elective III

 

SS 5122 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-II (Quantitative)

SS 5xxx Elective IV

 

SS 5xxx Elective I*

SS 5xxx Elective V

SS 5xxx Elective II

SS 5xxx Elective VI

 

 

Second Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

SS 5xxx Independent Research Study (I & II) OR

SS 5xxx Thesis (Part II)

SS 5xxx Thesis (Part I)

 

* Electives (Electives in any of the following specializations)
• International Relations
• Economics
• Psychology
• Sociology

Electives

 

 

MS (International Relations)

 

 

SS 5xxx Dynamics of Security

SS 5xxx Globalization in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities

SS 5xxx Role of Great Powers and International Relations

SS 5xxx Critical Geo-Politics

SS 5104 Politics of Geo-Economics

SS 5111 Democratization as a Global Process

SS 5212 NGO Management

SS 5306 Sacred and Secular

SS 5311 Environmental Studies

SS 5312 Globalization and Developing Countries

SS 5313 Intellectual Property Rights and Laws

SS 5226 Issues in Pakistan’s Political and Constitutional History

SS 5321 History of Ideas

SS 5206 Political Economy in the Global Perspective

SS 5402 Law and Human Rights

SS 5xxx Globalization: Issues and Debates

SS 5xxx Political Theory

SS 5xxx History of Economic Thought in Contemporary Perspective

MS (Economics)

 

 

SS 5xxx International Trade

SS 5xxx Economic Growth and Development

SS 5xxx Monetary Economics

SS 5xxx Public Finance

SS 5xxx Globalization in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities

SS 5223 Financial Time Series

SS 5104 Politics of Geo-Economics

SS 5305 Political Economy of Pakistan

SS 5214 Public Policy Management

SS 5322 Topics in Political Economy

SS 5206 Political Economy in the Global Perspective

SS 5327 Development Economics and Sustainability

SS 5312 Globalization and Developing Countries

SS 5321 History of Ideas

SS 5228 Corporate Governance

SS 5xxx Advanced Microeconomics

SS 5xxx Advanced Macroeconomics

SS 5xxx Advanced Econometrics

SS 5xxx History of Economic Thought in Contemporary Perspective

MS (Sociology)

 

 

SS 5xxx Sociology of Development

SS 5xxx Population Dynamics

SS 5xxx Social Statistics

SS 5xxx Cultural Anthropology

SS 5212 NGO Management

SS 5xxx Gender and Human Rights

SS 5402 Law and Human Rights

SS 5xxx Community Development and Social Mobilization

SS 5xxx Gender Issues in Global Scenario

SS 5xxx Sociology of Gender Issues

SS 5xxx Gender, Work and Economy

SS 5xxx Women Studies

SS 5xxx Gender Issues in Rural Development

SS 5306 Sacred and Secular

SS 5xxx Sociology of Sexuality

SS 5xxx Globalization: Issues and Debates

SS 5xxx Global Governance

SS 5xxx Sociology of Science, Knowledge and Technology

SS 5xxx Industrial Sociology

SS 5xxx Immigration in Contemporary Perspectives

SS 5xxx Sociology of Migration and Urbanization

SS 5302 Sustainable Development

SS 5xxx Social Change and Development

SS 5xxx Rethinking Global Development: New Frameworks for Understanding Poverty, Inequality and Growth in 21 Century

SS 5xxx Community Organizing and Development

SS 5xxx Religion and Development

SS 5xxx Population and Development: Current Issues and Future Implications

MS (Psychology)

 

 

SS 5xxx Applications of Contemporary Data Analysis Tools

SS 5xxx Use, Construction

SS 5xxx Interpretation of Tests

SS 5xxx School Psychology

SS 5xxx Cross-Cultural Psychology

SS 5xxx Community Psychology

SS 5xxx Environmental Psychology

SS 5xxx Gender Psychology

SS 5xxx Consumer Behavior

SS 5xxx Perspective in Organizational Psychology

SS 5xxx Psychological Assessment in Organizational Psychology

SS 5xxx Psychology of Leadership

SS 5xxx Organizational Culture and Development

SS 5xxx Marketing and Consumer Psychology

SS 5xxx Organizational Conflict and Management

SS 5xxx Assessment and Diagnosis – I

SS 5xxx Assessment and Diagnosis – II

SS 5xxx Psychotherapy and Counseling- I

SS 5xxx Psychotherapy and Counseling- II

SS 5xxx Psychophysiology and Psychopharmacology

SS 5xxx Clinical Internship