After successful completion of two consecutive Diploma Courses for Diplomats, Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies and Riphah Institute of Public Policy, Riphah International University invites applications for the next Cohort of Online Diploma course on “Contemporary Diplomacy and International Relations” for a duration of Three Months ( 27 May- 19 August 2021). Designed for foreign diplomats, embassy staff, development agencies, businessmen/women, policy practitioners, parliamentarians, journalists, lawyers, the course is offering unique insights into the changing dimensions of 21st-century diplomacy. With classes on weekends and flexible timings, the course is offering effective tools and skills to understand and innovatively conduct contemporary diplomacy. Having outstanding distinguished guest lecturers from across Pakistan and the globe with special insight on the subject, the Diploma offers unique interactive options to develop an in-depth understanding of the issues.
You can view details of our previous Diploma Course on our active page at https://web.facebook.com/IPDSPakistan
**Who can take part? Foreign Diplomats, Embassy and Development Sector Staff, Academicians, Researchers, Businessmen/Women, Parliamentarians, Journalists, Development Agency Staff from Anywhere in the world.
**Faculty: Current and Former Ambassadors, Diplomats, National and International Distinguished Experts on subjects from different parts of the world.
**Interesting Features: Data Diplomacy, Internet Governance, Public Diplomacy, Environment Diplomacy, Parliamentary Diplomacy, Development Diplomacy, Science Diplomacy, Military Diplomacy, Diplomacy and Cooperation, Cultural Diplomacy, Peace and Security, Development, and Diplomacy Writing and Editing Skills, Report Writing Techniques, Critical Thinking Skills, Thematic Webinars, Foreign Faculty from different regions and parts of the world. We will provide special emphasis on Foreign Relations and Diplomatic Practices of Pakistan, the US, China, Russia, and other important regional countries.
**Significance of Diploma
·The Diploma in Contemporary Diplomacy and International Relations assist diplomats and international relations professionals through the theoretical and practical building blocks of diplomacy, with a focus on contemporary issues and challenges and unique in terms of; flexibility, affordability, relevance, personalized attention and effectiveness. This diploma is practically oriented and you will get a chance to develop your knowledge & skills through interaction with serving and former diplomats and other international actors.
· The assessment of the Diploma course comprises of; practically-oriented assignments, presentations, briefing papers, individual and group research projects, and case studies.
· This last Diploma course received a 100% overall participants satisfaction rate.
. An interesting blend of knowledge and practical experience
-Flexible timings and duration
-Diploma from Higher Education Commission(HEC) Accredited University
Application Form: https://forms.gle/KtaKQ3fZ1xFoHrTa6
**Course Fee: 40000 PKR
**Bank Account Details for Fee Submission:
Title of Account: Inst of Peace and Diplomatic Studies
Account No: 0874-79005280-03
Bank Name: Habib Bank Ltd
Bank Address: Corporate Centre HBL Towers, Islamabad.
**After filling this form, please pay the mentioned fee and send us the scanned copy of the receipt by email at aXBkICEgcGFraXN0YW4gfCBnbWFpbCAhIGNvbQ==
and confirm your seat.
**Classes on weekends- Thursday and Friday
**Last date to apply: 20 May 2021
**For Further Information:
Muhammad Asif Noor – 00923005295442
Director, Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies