Meeting of Board of Studies, Department of Criminology KU held

KARACHI: First meeting of Board of Studies, Department of Criminology KU was held which was presided by Chairman Department of Criminology KU Prof Dr Fateh M Burfat.

Prof Dr Col (Retd) Mohammad Yaqoob Khan, Dr Col (Retd) M Altaf Tahir ( Tamgha-e-Imtiaz), Dr. Abdul Razzaq Ahmed, Dr. Raja Pervez Ahmed Shaikh Director Ministry of Defence, Dr. Ghulam Burfat Associate Professor and Dr. Naima Saeed Assistant Professor attended the meeting.

Members congratulated Prof Dr Fateh Burfat for becoming the Founder/Chairperson of Criminology Department and expressed positive hope that under him the department will play a pivotal role in the development of studies and higher education. In the meeting, for the course of 30 credit hours, Philosophy of Social Sciences, Research Methods in Criminology, Criminal Justice System and Management, Social Policy and Crime, Application of Computer and Statistics in Crime were inducted. Moreover, approval was given for a two-year program of PhD. in Criminology and the subject of 30 credit hours was declared compulsory.