Integrated Water Resource Management

The Integrated Water Resources Management program enhances students’ knowledge and capacities to deal with multi-disciplinary aspects of water resource allocation and use under conditions of uncertainties. Key topics constituting the program include: principles of IWRM, hazard planning and management, water governance, institutions and policies, water

Scheduling of Courses/Research for MS Degree Program

Sr. # Course title Course Code Credit hrs
First Semester
1 Catchment Hydrology IWRM-511 3.0
2 IWRM: Principles and Applications IWRM-512 3.0
3 Water Infrastructure Planning and Management IWRM-513 3.0
4 Sustainable Development and the WEF Nexus IWRM-514 3.0
Graduate seminar: Water Security in Pakistan 0.0
Total 12.0
Second Semester
5 Hydro-informatics: Data Management and Analysis IWRM-521 3.0
6 GIS and Remote Sensing Applications IWRM-522 3.0
7 Hazard Planning and Management IWRM-523 3.0
8 Policy, Law and Community IWRM-524 3.0
Graduate seminar: Water Security in Pakistan 0.0
Total 12.0
Third Semester (Elective Courses)
9 Water Dispute Management IWRM-611 3.0
10 System Analysis and Optimization IWRM-612 3.0
11 Climate Change Impact on Water Resources IWRM-613 3.0
12 Model Applications in IWRM IWRM-614 3.0
13 Stochastic Hydrology IWRM-615 3.0
14 Rainwater Harvesting and Conversation IWRM-616 3.0
Graduate Seminar: Water Security in Pakistan 0.0
Total (Choose one course from the list) 3.0
Fourth Semester
1 Research/Thesis 6.0
Grand Total 33.0

Scheduling of Courses/Research for PhD Program

Sr. # Course title Course Code Credit hrs
First Semester
1 Mathematical Modeling and Simulation IWRM-711 3.0
2 Research Methodology IWRM-712 3.0
3 Advanced GIS Applications and Remote Sensing IWRM-713 3.0
Graduate seminar: Water Security in Pakistan 0.0
Total 9.0
Second Semester
4 Water Resources Management for Sustainable Development IWRM-721 3.0
5 Water Governance IWRM-722 3.0
6 Water Resources System Analysis IWRM-723 3.0
7 Advanced Model Applications in IWRM IWRM-724 3.0
Graduate seminar: Water Security in Pakistan 0.0
Total (Choose three courses from the list) 9.0