Faculty of Contemporary Studies (FCS)
Dr. Lubna Abid Ali Dean -
The Faculty of Contemporary Studies (FCS) was formally inaugurated
on 3rd September, 2008.
National Defence University (NDU) Islamabad, Faculty of
Contemporary Studies (FCS) aims to become a world class hub of
education. In addition to its existing professional development
programmes, NDU – FCS will evolve as an academic center of
excellence in the interdisciplinary fields of Social Sciences.
Our Vision is to enhance intellectual and professional
capabilities of potential NDU graduates in the fields of
Security & Contemporary Studies, to nurture and develop there
skills to become enlightened and useful citizens and to serve
the nation through the pursuits of excellence in the
distinguished academic disciplines by focusing on the
contemporary issues of national and international importance.
Contemporary Studies has been established to provide goal oriented programmes in selected fields of contemporary studies, and an environment
conducive for academic, professional and intellectual development; provide
advocacy and services to public sector and the civil society through its
research endeavors and seminars; be an academic institution for producing
effective human resource base and become a center of excellence for
educating and training of student, researchers and the faculty; provide
and internationally competitive environment for prospective postgraduate
students by providing targeted teaching, professional education and tools
to conduct applied research and foster national consciousness and human
compassion for the development of an enlightened society.