An overview of the Faculty of Law and Political Science
Law and Political Science is one of the most-used majors in today’s world. Afghanistan is in dire need of professional workforce in this field to fulfill its necessities. Kahkashan-e-Sharq, therefore, established Law and Political Science Faculty in 1391 (2012) as a step towards fulfilling vitally important affairs of the country. Kahkashan-e-Sharq’s Law Faculty has two Departments: Political Science (Administrative Diplomacy) and Law (Judiciary and Prosecution). This Faculty has been operating according to the curriculum set by Afghan Ministry of Higher Education since it started its first semester in 1392 (2013) and has provided academic and practical programs to raise the students’ knowledge level.
Kahkashan-e-Sharq’s Faculty of Law and Political Science executes the credit system with active method and on a student-centered basis making use of modern teaching experiences. Bachelor’s course of study entails 136 credits (units of study); whereas the same takes an average of four years in Institutes of Higher Educations in Afghanistan. Kahkashan-e-Sharq’s Faculty of Law and Political Science has modern classes and facilities, computer laboratory equipped with high-speed Internet as well as an equipped library. Professors and students of this Faculty have had the opportunity to participate in several practical training programs conducted in courts, offices of prosecution, justice department, prisons and various legal, judicial and prosecuting departments which helped them raise their knowledge and experience. Setting up simulating courts, parliaments and other various events, summarizing books and tens of other supplementary programs have always been on the agenda of this Faculty all of which have been expanding ever since.
An overview of Economics and Management Faculty
Kahkashan-e-Sharq’s Faculty of Economics and Management was granted license by the Ministry of Higher Education of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan simultaneously to the establishment of Kahkashan-e-Sharq itself in 1391 (2012).It began the new study year of 1392 (2013) by initially registering over 100 students which now -in the third year of its operation- has several students starting from freshmen up to sophomores and juniors. This faculty has- according to the high ideals of Kahkashan-e-Sharq - always tried to hire the most experienced professors in the fields of Economics and Management in order to provide quality service for its students among whom some of the most intelligent ones. In this faculty- besides theoretical lessons- efforts have been made to arrange for many fieldtrips in order to raise students’ capacities in their own areas of work in every semester. It is worth mentioning that the students of this Faculty account for the most number of interns in all Departments and Faculties of Kahkashan-e-Sharq. Faculty of Economics and Management -according to the laws of Afghanistan’s Ministry of Higher Education- absorbs students with Associate degrees from Institutes of Administration and Accounting to raise their capacities who will receive Bachelor’s degree after going through short-term courses.