In accordance with the vision of Allama Iqbal Open University and demand from the relevant stakeholders as well as current rising needs of the society, a new Postgraduate Diploma in Criminology is offered by the Department of Sociology. The program combines an emphasis on basic concepts and theoretical understanding of crime and criminal behavior as well as different approaches of criminal justice, and crime detection and prevention.
Minimum second division (45%) Bachelor's Degree/ 14 years of education.
Students with minimum second division in Bachelors / eligible for admission can get online admission through the university system
Medium of Instruction
Tutorials, workshop and final exam.
AIOU Credits Required
- Semester: 1
- Semester: 2
1. Conflict Resolution-9601
2. Social Problems-9602
4. Introduction to Sociology -4681
5. Sociology of Gender Issues-4685
6. Sociology of Child Rights and Child Development-4695
1. Criminal Justice System-9604
2. Theoretical Approaches on Crime and Criminal Behavior-9605
3. Crime Investigation (New)-9606
4. Methods of Social Research-9607
5. Social Stratification and Inequality-9608
6. Social Psychology-9609
Online workshops on LMS Portal