Department of Development Studies is established in NUST School of Social Sciences and Humanities (S3H). The department offers MS in Development Studies program to cultivate a class of development sector professionals, specialists and activists capable of playing a role in Pakistan’s development and future. This program aims to train students in a wide range of disciplines, as is needed to comprehensively analyze and sustain social development: sociology, economics, politics, planning and environmental studies. This program also serves as an invaluable networking opportunity for aspiring and practicing professionals.
Eminent faculty/subject-experts are involved in collaborative classes and guest lectures in order to guide students towards S3H-industry partnerships with leading local and international NGOs and policy-making institutions.