Faculty of Contemporary Studies (FCS)

M.Phil Program – Scheme of Courses

Previous Course Code

New Course Code

Credit Hours

Course Name

Compulsory Courses

SS-601

SS-601-A

03

Contemporary Strategic Studies  

SS-602

SS-602 -A

03

Nuclear Deterrence and Strategic Stability   

SS-603

SS-603 -A

03

Advanced Research Methodology (Statistical Analysis in Social Science Research)  

SS-604

SS-604

12

Thesis   

Optional Courses

SS-605

SS-605 -A

03

Strategic Decision Making (Theory & Practice) 

SS-606

SS-606 -A

03

Seminar on Strategic Doctrine, Policy and Strategy 

SS-607

SS-607 -A

03

Seminar on Role of Nuclear Weapons in Foreign & Defence Policies 

SS-608

SS-608 -A

03

Non-proliferation, Arms Control and International Security 

SS-609

SS-609 -A

03

Seminar on Contemporary Nuclear Issues  

SS-610

SS-610 -A

03

Dynamics of Strategic Stability in South Asia     

SS-611

SS-611 -A

03

Nuclear Politics in the Middle East  

SS-612

SS-612 -A

03

Global Nuclear Politics: Contemporary Trends and Issues

SS-613

SS-613 -A

03

BMD: Contemporary Architectures and Issues 

SS-614

SS-614 -A

03

Comparative Strategic Cultures  

SS-615

SS-615 -A

03

Civil-Military Relations in South Asia     

SS-616

SS-616 -A

03

International Energy Security

SS-617

SS-617 -A

03

Terrorism and Counter Terrorism Studies  

SS-618

SS-618 -A

03

Revolution in Strategic Affairs 

SS-619

SS-619 -A

03

US Nuclear Strategy in the 21st Century   

SS-620

SS-620 -A

03

Insurgency and Counter Insurgency      

SS-621

SS-621 -A

03

Contemporary Nuclear Strategy  

SS-622

SS-622 -A

03

Strategic Crisis Simulation and Management

SS-623

SS-623 -A

03

Contemporary International Political Economy  

SS-624

SS-624 -A

03

Strategic Policies of the Great Powers: Case Study  

SS-625

SS-625 -A

03

Irregular, 5thGeneration and Non-Kinetic Warfare      

SS-626

SS-626 -A

03

Traditional and Non-Traditional Approaches to National Security      

SS-627

SS-627 -A

03

South Asia: Defense and Security Policies       

SS-628

SS-628 -A

03

Cyber Security        

SS-629

SS-629 -A

03

Seminar on Revolution in Strategic Affairs