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Faculty of International Studies

Faculty of International Studies



Faculty of International Studies (FIS) is a newly established Faculty of the University. It was established in June 2015.  The names of the Department under the Faculty of International Studies are:  

  1. Department of West Asian Studies and North African Studies
  2. Department of Foreign Languages
  3. Department of Strategic and Security Studies
  4. Department of South African and Brazilian Studies

The Department of West Asian Studies and North African Studies offers MA programme in International & West Asian Studies and imparts teaching a part-time Diploma in West Asian Studies.  Besides this Department offers a full-time Ph.D. programme.


The Department offers a full time six Semester BA (Hons.) Course in Foreign Languages: (Chinese, French, German, Russian and Spanish) with an intake of 100 students. From the Session 2018-19 MA in Foreign Languages was started with an intake of 10 students in each of the five languages. 


Department of Strategic and Security Studies offers Open Elective Course to the students enrolled in Graduate and Postgraduate courses in the Departments under the Faculty of International Studies. Department is also offering Ph.D. in Strategic, Security and Peace Studies. The Department will start 

four-semester full-time programme 
MA in International Politics from the 
session 2021-22 with an intake of 10 students.



Department of South African and Brazilian Studies offers full-time Ph.D. programme. Two Ph.D.s were awarded in the Department in the year 2020.


Besides several other academic activities are in the pipeline under various Departments.