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.
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.