Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

First ever webinar on "Foreign Policy' was held in Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. Dr. Manzur Khan Afridi, Department of Politics and IR, international Islamic University, Islamabad was keynote speaker. He gave a background and historical perspective of Pakistan's foreign policy. He highlighed Pakistan's role in international organizations. Prof Dr Fakhr ul Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar conducted and presided over the webinar. 


All 6 Faculty members in Pakistan Study Centre are delivering online lectures to BS, MA, MPhil and PhD classes


Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar produced another PhD. Under the supervision of Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam, Miss Hamida Bibi defended her thesis titled “Women Political Participation: A Case Study of Peshawar District (2002-2013)”. Her External Examiners included Prof Dr Razia Sultana Vice Chancellor Shaheed Benazir Women University Peshawar, Prof Dr. Zahid Ali Khan Marwat, Dean Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan and Prof Dr. Fazlur Rahim Marwat, retired Professor Pakistan Study Centre.

Due to COVID-19 SOPs, some of the examiners and a large number of scholars joined the event online. The scholar defended her thesis well by responding to various questions from examiners and other participants. The committee recommended her for the award of PhD degree in Pakistan Studies.




leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more