Political Studies

    Academics / PSS / Program


    The Department of Political Studies offers a Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS), a Master of Social Sciences (MSS), an M. Phil, and a PhD programs.

    • Undergraduate

      The discipline offers four-year-undergraduate program constituting eight semesters. The students at BSS (Bachelor of Social Sciences) program have to mandatorily accomplish at least 140 credits to complete their degrees.

    • Graduate

      The graduate program consists of Masters (General), masters (Thesis), Masters of Philosophy (m.Phil) and Ph.D. degrees.

      The students at MSS (General) and MSS (Thesis) levels have to complete 24 and 36 credits respectively.


      M. Phil. students have to undertake 48 credits respectively. Both M. Phil. students are required to write dissertations.

      Ph. D.

      PhD students have to undertake 72 credits respectively. PhD students are required to write dissertations.