Conflict Resolution & Peace Study Programme
Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies Programme (Emerging & Innovative Areas)
The Conflict and Peace Study Programme is an autonomous unit in the Centre of West Asian Studies (CWAS), faculty of Social Sciences at the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. It was established in 01/04/2010 under UGCs Innovative Programme -teaching & research in Interdisciplinary and Emerging areas. The Programme Offers PG Diploma (One Year) in Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies. It consists of faculty and researchers from diverse disciplines of the Social Sciences, particularly Political Science, Economics, International Relations, History, Geography.
The programme intends to provide a multifaceted approach to the interface between cultures and conflict phenomena . The programme, through its research base and focused curriculum intends to assess the sources and consequences of the conflicts, as well as tools needed to build security and peace.