The Department of Political Science at FCCU is one of the largest departments in Social Sciences. The courses offered by the Department are open to students majoring in Political Science as well as other disciplines. The Department’s teaching faculty had the distinction of having scholars of national and international prominence like Dr Carl W Wheeless, Prof Mary Wheeless, Dr Kitchen, Dr Anwar M Barkat, Dr Arshad Karim Syed, Dr Shokat Ali, Dr Hamid Kizilbash, Prof Naseem Zakariya, Dr Parveen Shaukat and Dr Shafqat Hussain Chaudhary.

The quality of instructional work in the Department has indeed been of a high standard. Research work is encouraged. There is a dedicated faculty available to teach various papers and supervise research. The Department arranges extensive lectures, seminars and study tours to facilitate academic excellence in students. Alumni of this Department have contributed positively to national uplift and have excelled in numerous professions.

The department offers a BA (Hons) degree in Political Science and is part of the Faculty of Social Sciences.

BA (HONS) POLITICAL SCIENCE

The 4-year degree in Political Science encourages students to take courses in the fields of International Relations, Politics of Pakistan and Political Philosophy. Students are encouraged to develop a critical understanding of various phenomena of national and international politics, and their abilities to critically evaluate these concepts are nurtured through active classroom discussions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the major concepts of politics
  • Think critically and analytically with a view to developing the habit of lifelong learning
  • Use appropriate skills for careers in foreign and domestic service, politics, law school, teaching, research and graduate study in Political Science
  • Function as active citizens in keeping with high ethical standards
  • Write analytically on an issue and present it effectively to an audience

Roadmap for BA/BS (Hons) Political Science

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 Kamal ud Din

Chairperson & Professor

Room E-118, Business and Social Sciences Building

Dr Nukhbah Langah

Associate Professor and Dean of Humanities

PhD (University of Leeds, UK) MA (University of Warwick, UK) Room E-124, Business and Social Sciences Building
Ext: 676

Dr Waseem Anwar

Professor

PhD (Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA) MPhil (Punjab University) PG Diploma TEIL (British Council, UGC and AIOU) MA (Punjab University) Room D-09, Peter J David Building
Ext: 432

Ayesha Pervaiz

Assistant Professor

MPhil (GCU,Lahore)
MA (GCU,Lahore)
PGD in TESOL (LCWU, Lahore)
Room D-09, Peter J David Building

Fatima Syeda

Assistant Professor

MPhil (Punjab University, Lahore)
Room E-024, Adjacent to Sinclair Hall

Alvina Wasim

Assistant Professor

MPhil Linguistics (University of Management & Technology, Lahore)
MA English Language and Literature (Peshawar University, Peshawar)
Room D-01, Peter J David Building

Faiza Zaheer

Assistant Professor

MPhil, MA (Government College University, Lahore)
Diplomas in Linguistics and ELT (Punjab University, Lahore)
Room D-08, Peter J David Building
Ext: 478

Rehana John

Assistant Professor

MPhil ELT, MA (Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore)
MA (Punjab University, Lahore)
Room D-05, Peter J David Building

Jacqoline J Austin

Assistant Professor

MA TESL (University of Mississippi, USA)
MA English Literature (Forman Christian College, Lahore)
Room 023, Adjacent to Sinclair Hall

Qurra-tul-Aen Liaqat

Assistant Professor

PhD English Language and Literature (in progress) (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MPhil English Literature
MA English Literature
MA TESOL
Room A-16, Seemi Tajammul Building

Azeem Alphonce

Assistant Professor

MPhil TESL (Beaconhouse National University, Lahore)
MA ELT (National University of Modern Languages)
MA English Literature (Punjab University, Lahore)
PGD ELT (AIOU, Islamabad)
MBA (Preston University)
Room D-01, Peter J David Building

Dr Muhammad Abdullah

Assistant Professor

PhD English Linguistics ( National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan)
Area of Concentration: Gendered Discourses, Critical Linguistics
MA Applied Linguistics (University of Salford, Manchester, UK)
MA English Language and Literature (International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan)
Room A-155, Seemi Tajammul Building

Nadia Iftikhar

Assistant Professor

MPhil in English Literature (GCU, Lahore)
MA in English (Forman Christian College, Lahore)
MA in Journalism (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
Room A-163, Seemi Tajammul Building

Rabia Wasif

Assistant Professor

MPhil in English Literature (Kinnaird College for Women University)
Room A-160, Seemi Tajammul Building

Haider Shahbaz 

Lecturer

Masters of Fine Arts, English (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)
Room A-155, Seemi Tajammul Building

Aleena Karim

Lecturer

MA Literature and Film (University of Birmingham, UK)
Room A-163, Seemi Tajammul Building

FOR BA (HONS)

2018 FALL2019 SPRINGTotal Fee Year Excluding tax Per Credit Rate 
Tuition FeeAdmission Fee for Fall AdmissionsSecurity for Fall AdmissionsTotal Tuition FeeAdmission Fee for Spring AdmissionsSecurity for Spring AdmissionsTotal 
BA (Hons)      115,000       15,000       10,000     140,000     115,000       15,000       10,000     140,000           255,000                  7,077