48 months
3994 USD/year
3994 USD/year
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At Political Science (Honours) from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) you will be empowered to think critically and analyse the political landscape that defines communities, regions and nations.


Political Science (Honours) from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is traditionally divided into four or five major sub-fields: Political Theory, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Public Policy (Policy Analysis or Government), and Political Sociology. The LUMS BSc (Honours) Political Science degree, offered by the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), provides an opportunity to specialise in any of these sub-fields.

Graduates with Political Science (Honours) from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) will:

  • emerge as reflective, empathetic, and historically informed individuals, with an understanding of both global and local current issues. 
  • possess a broad foundation of knowledge and a diverse set of transferable skills.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Political Theory
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
  • Political Sociology and Political Anthropology
  • Political Economy and Public Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




130 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Background
  • Performance in the Admission Test
  • Completed and submitted application form and supporting documents by the stipulated deadline
  • Application Review
  • Interview (if called)
  • SAT; OR
  • ACT; OR
  • LUMS Common Admission Test (LCAT)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3994 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3994 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    3994 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3994 USD per year during 48 months.

861,120 PKR

Living costs for Lahore

33365 - 45152 PKR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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