Department of History

Scheme of Studies

BS History

YEAR-1 

SEMESTER-I  

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-101

Language in use

3(3+0)

CC/Isl-101/ CC/Phil-101

Islamic Education/Ethics (For Non-Muslim)

2(2+0)

Maj/Hist -101

History of Muslim struggle for Pakistan; 1857-1929

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist-102

Introduction to History 

 

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-101

Min/GDS-101

Min/Psy-101

Min/Pol.Sc-101

Min/Phil-101

Al. Quran-I

Introduction to Gender & Development Studies-I

Elements of Psychology-I

Introduction to Political Science

Pre-Socratic Thought

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

Min/Per-101

Min/Punj-101

Min/Urdu-101

Min/Eng-101

Min/French-101

Min/Ara-101

Min/Pak.St-101

Min/Edu-101

Persian Literature and Grammer-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

Literature as Minor Subject

French Language

Introduction to Arabic Language-I

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1857-1920)

Foundation of Education

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

 

17

 SEMESTER-II 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-102

Academic Reading & Writing

3(3+0)

CC/Ps -102

Pakistan Studies

2(2+0)

CC/Math-102

Mathematics

2(2+0)

Maj/Hist -103

History of Muslim Struggle for Pakistan:1930-1947

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-102

Min/GDS-102

Min/Psy-102

Min/Pol.Sc-102

Min/Phil-102

Al. Quran-I

Introduction to Gender Studies-II

Elements of Psychology-II

Fundamentals of Political Science

Three Major Great Thinkers

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

 

 

Min/Per-102

Min/Punj-102

Min/Urdu-102

Min/Eng-102

Min/French-102

Min/Pak.St-102

Min/Edu-102

Persian Literature and Grammer-II

Punjabi Adab-II

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as a Minor Subject-II

French Language

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1921-1947)

Educational Psychology

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

YEAR-2

 SEMESTER-III  

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-201

Communication Skills

3(3+0)

CC/CS-201

Computer Application

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -201

Govt. & Politics in Pakistan: 1947-1977

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist – 202

Foreign Policy of Pakistan: 1947-2000

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist – 203

Ancient India

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-201

Min/GDS-201

Min/Psy-201

Min/Pak.St-201

Min/Pol.Sc-201

Min/Edu-201

Min/Phil.201

Min/Ara-201

Min/Per-201

Min/Punj-201

Min/Urdu-201

Min/Eng-201

Min/French-201

Hadith, Fiqh and Islamic History

Contemporary Gender Issues

Psychology of Adjustment

Concept of Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developing 1

Measurement & Evaluation

Classical Muslim Thought

Introduction to Arabic Literature-I

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

English as Minor Subject-III

French Language

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

 SEMESTER-IV  

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-202

English-4 Advance Academic Reading and Writing

3(3+0)

EC /Stat-101

Introduction to Statistics

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -204

Govt. & Politics in Pakistan: 1977-2013

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -205

Archeology and Museum studies

4(3+1)

Min/Isl.St-202

Min/GDS-202

Min/Psy-202

Min/Pak.St-202

Min/Pol.Sc-202

Min/Edu-202

Min/Phil-202

Min/Ara-202

Min/Per-202

Min/Punj-202

Min/Urdu-202

Min/Eng-202

Min/French-202

Hadith, Fiqh & Islamic History

Gender & Socio-Cultural Issues

Organizational & Social Psychology

Pakistani Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developing-II

Curriculum Development & Teaching Strategies

Classical Muslim Philosophy

Introduction to Arabic Literature-II

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-II

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as Minor Subject-IV

French Language

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

 

 

 

 

3(3+0)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credits

16

 YEAR-3 

SEMESTER-V 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -301

Muslims Rule in South Asia: 712- 1526 A.D

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -302

Ancient Civilization Early life to 600 A.D

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -303

History of early Islam: 610-660 A.D

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -304

History of Europe: 1453-1789

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -305

Introduction of Historiography & Philosophy of History

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15

 SEMESTER-VI 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -306

History of Mughal Empire: 1526-1707

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -307

History of Umayyids & Abbasids: 661-1258

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -308

Muslim Rule in Spain

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -309

Modern Central Asia

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -310

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -311

Modern Europe 1789-1945AD 

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

 YEAR-4 

SEMESTER-VII 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -401

Muslim Contribution to Art, Science & Architecture

3(3+0

Maj/Hist -402

Later Mughals & British India: 1707-1857

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -403

History of Punjab: 1799-1947

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -404

International Relations 1945-2019

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -405

History of Ottoman Empire: 1288-1924

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

          15

 SEMESTER-VIII 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -406

Research Thesis/Internship/02optional courses

6

Maj/Hist -407

State & Society in Medieval India: 1206-1707

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -408

Modern Middle East: 1919-2000

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -409

Pakistan Society & Culture

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15 (6+9)

Eligibility Criteria  

As per policy of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) for admission to MS/M.Phil. programs, the female candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria: 

1. Minimum 16 years of education (BS or MA / MSC in the relevant fields) or equivalent 

2. The candidate must have obtained 2.50/4.00 CGPA in semester system or 50% marks in annual system 

3 Entry Test ( 50% qualifying marks  & interview organized by university is mandatory  for admission in MS program )  

YEAR I 

Semester I 

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/501

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Hist/502

Cultural Heritage of Pakistan

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

 Semester II 

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/503

An Introduction to Philosophy of History and Historiography

3(3+0)

Hist/504

A Study of Colonial India

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

 YEAR II 

Semester III and IV 

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/601

Seminar

2(2+0)

 

Thesis

10

Total credit hours: 12+12+12=36  

Annexure ‘A’ 

Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/505

A Study of Independence movements of South Asia

3

Hist/506

A Study of Political Parties in Pakistan

3

Hist/507

Islamic Art and architecture

3

Hist/508

Resistance movements and Revolution in Modern World

3

Hist/509

History of Modern Muslim World

3

Hist/510

Kashmir: History and Culture

3

Hist/511

Study of leadership in the 20th Century

3

Hist/512

History of Punjab

3