Professional Master Degrees

Within the framework of education that the School offers, two conventions for Professional Master Degrees were signed. The first convention was carried out with the Office of Schools of the National Gendarmes, the national country police, the second with the Service of Education and Training at the Office of National Security. These were the first Professional Masters of their kind in Security and Defense as well as National Security.

The School has all the expertise and a highly qualified administrative and teaching staff consisting of scholars, lecturers and assistant fellows. These have already shown their competence in the education of the second and third academic levels in different specializations such as Strategic Studies, Regional Studies, Maghreb Studies, African Studies, Public Policies, Communication and Development.

1st – The Convention between the Higher National School of Political Science and the Schools of the National Gendarmes.

The School concluded the first convention for co-operation in the field of higher education to offer the staff of the National Gendarmes the opportunity to earn a Professional Master Degree and Defense, herewith promoting scientific and technical cooperation between the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Ministry of National Defense.

This convention was signed by the Director of the School, Professor Mustapha Saidj and the Director of Schools of the National Gendarmes, Donya Mohamed Najib.

It covers the fields of academic cooperation between the two sides, the elaboration of graduate and post-graduate programs of specific importance to the National Gendarmes. It involves the organization of seminars, lectures, visits of educational institutions, research laboratories, and libraries.

After four semesters of study, the first group of cadres of the National Gendarmes graduated in June 2018, with a Professional Master Degree in Security and Defense.

 

2nd- The Convention between the Higher National School of Political Science and the General Office of National Security.

This convention aims at promoting cooperation in the fields of continuous education for the staff of the Office for National Security. It provides for training of students, utilization of libraries and research labs, participation in joint seminars and colloquies, visits to institutions for training and research.

The convention was signed by the Director of the School, Professor Mustapha Saidj and Police Commissioner Mohamed Malek, for the Service of Education and School at the General Office for National Security.

According to this convention special courses were set up to prepare for the Professional Master Degree in National Security. The first group graduated in June 2018.