Master’s degree in Peace and Conflict Studies

Research Design in Peace and Conflict

Contemporary Peace and Conflict Studies

Theories of Peace and Conflict

Conflict and Conflict Resolution

Conflict, Peace and Development



UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Peacekeeping and Peace-building

Regionalism and Regional Security in South Asia

Peace, Arms Control and Disarmament

Nation, State and Security

Peace, Multilateralism and the UN

Contemporary Global Issues

International Security

PhD in Peace Studies

  • International Peace Research: Origins, Methodologies, Results
  • Two electives in peace studies
  • Practice and Theory in Peacebuilding
  • Methods in Peace Research
  • Strategic Peacebuilding: Organizing the Field

Electives include

  • Communal and Transnational Conflict Resolution
  • Women’s Human Rights
  • Universal Protection of Human Rights
  • Theories of Civil War and Civil Conflict
  • Trauma and Peacebuilding
  • Social Movements in Global Perspective
  • Politics of Reconciliation
  • Peacebuilding and Public Policy
  • Nonviolent Social Change
  • Modern Genocide
  • Islam and Muslim-Christian Dialogue
  • International Political Economy
  • Globalization and Multinational Corporate Responsibility
  • Gender, Conflict, and Peace Studies
  • Gender and Human Development
  • Ethics, Law, and International Conflict

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We honor Lifetime achievers with a proven track record and significant contribution to arts and culture, in recognition of achievement in the humanities, original contribution to the creative arts or scholarship and other merits, with the degree of  Doctor of Letters (D.Litt) [HONORIS CAUSA]. Those who wish to apply for this recognition may contact (With National Identity Proof & a comprehensive listing of their Previous Achievements, publications and validated track record). Nominations are accepted throughout the year.

Usually, to those who have distinguished themselves in areas other than science, government, literature or religion, we award degrees of Doctor of Science, Doctor of Laws, Doctor of Humanity, Human Science, International Diplomacy, Peace, Arts, and Culture covering areas such as :

Establishing Global Peace



Social Work/Humanitarian Work/Community  Sustainable Development

Disaster Management, Emergency Relief & Rehabilitation

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International students should make their own inquiries from their local authorities regarding the acceptance and validity before applying to UNUGP.

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