The Department of History offers Baccalaureate (Hons) program in History which help students to demonstrate mastery of historical concepts and theories and apply them to historical fact in the context of their times and subsequent historical events.


The Department of History is one of the oldest departments in FCCU. It has produced many luminaries who have been associated with it as members of the learned faculty, such as Professor Griswold, Professor Brush and Dr ZH Zaidi. The Department, through its courses, aims to develop in the students an analytical, critical, scientific, argumentative and methodical thinking for assessing the past occurrences in order to draw conclusions which help to broaden their mental horizons, enrich their vision and enhance their knowledge. Department of History is part of Faculty of Social Sciences.

Eligibility criteria For BS (Hons):

  • Students who have passed their Intermediate
  • A- Level students who have cleared at least 3 principal A-Level exams (not AS Level) Equivalence attested from the IBCC Needed .
  • A- Level students who have given their A levels exams in October, November and are awaiting results are eligible to apply, they need to attach a copy of the statement of entry.
  • Students who have done their American High School. Equivalence needed attested from the IBCC .
  • Students who have  done their Intermediate from the Technical Board
  • Students applying for BS (Hons) Biotechnology must have done FSc Pre-Medical or should have studied Biology and Chemistry in A-Level.

Dr Sikandar Hayat

Distinguished Professor of History and Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences

PhD (History) Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, 1987
MPhil (Political Science) Columbia University, New York, 1977
MA (Political Science), 1970
MA (History), 1968
LLB, 1966, University of Peshawar
Ext: 635/640
Room # 037, Business and Social Sciences Building

Dr Farzand Masih

Chairperson & Professor

PhD Archaeology (Peshawar University, Peshawar)
MA Archaeology (Peshawar University)
Ext: 636
Room # 035, Business and Social Sciences Building

Dr Arfa Sayeda Zehra


PhD (East West Center Fellowship, University of Hawaii,USA)
MA Asian Studies (East West Center Fellowship, University Of Hawaii USA)
MA Urdu Literature (Govt College, Lahore, University of the Punjab)
Ext: 655
Room # 341, Business and Social Sciences Building

Dr Umber Bin Ibad

Associate Professor

PhD (Government College University, Lahore)
MPhil (Government College University, Lahore)
Ext: 650
Room # 335, Business and Social Sciences Building

Khizar Jawad

Assistant Professor

PhD Research Scholar (Department of History, University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MPhil History (Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad)
Room # 334, Business and Social Sciences Building

Dr Saadia Sumbal

Assistant Professor

PhD History ( Government College University Lahore)
MPhil in History (Government College University Lahore)
MA in History (Government College University Lahore)
Ext : 658
Room # 334 Business and Social Sciences Building
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2020FA2021SPTotal Fee per Year Excluding TaxTotal Fee per Year Including Tax Per Credit Rate 
Tuition FeeAdmission Fee for Fall AdmissionsSecurity for Fall AdmissionsTotal Tuition FeeAdmission Fee for Spring AdmissionsSecurity for Spring AdmissionsTotal 
       152,000        20,000        18,000      190,000      152,000        20,000        18,000      190,000           342,000           358,200                   9,354