Institute of International Relations


The establishment of the Institute of International Relations is a recent academic development in the academic history of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur. Since 1977 the department of International Relations was imparting the quality education to the youth of upper Sindh. Because of the valuable contribution of the Faculty, Students & Research Scholar of this field, the department was upgraded into Institute of International Relations in June 2015. As a field of study, International Relations is an interdisciplinary subject, having relations with Economics, Sociology, History, Political Science and other disciplines of Social Sciences. However, generally the study of this discipline is focused on the questions of war & peace, the movement of diplomats and generals & crafting of conservative, liberal & revolutionary world.

                                                     The Institute of International Relations offers BS & M.A in International Relations and two-year Masters in Peace & Conflict Studies. As a discipline of Social Sciences, the Peace & Conflict Studies program emerged in 1980’s and on ward. This study revealed that the Peace Students need to understand peace as a function of absence of war and crisis. Conflict Students need to understand the word transformation comprehensively, both in positive and negative sense.


To became one of the leading centers of excellence in providing quality Education in Institute of International Relations to the Scholars and practitioners.


To maintain a leadership role in pursuit of knowledge through teaching, research and consultancy, in Institute of International Relation.


1.             BS (Four-Years)

2.             MA (Two-Years)

3.             MS/M.Phil

4.             Ph.D



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