The Department of International Relations was established in 2003. With the efforts of Mrs Nayyer Masood, Head of Department and Mrs. Nasreen Javed( Associate Prof), Lahore College for Women University was pioneer in offering Bachelors in International relations, two year program. Later in 2005, department offered Masters in International Relations. In 2005, BS International Relations-4years program was also introduced.
Currently the department is planning to offer MS and Ph.D in this subject. The Department of International Relation aims to reach out the world, thus creating connectivity with the world at large.