Islamabad - The South Asian Strategic Stability Institute (SASSI) would launch its University in collaboration with the CDA Training Academy on February 2. Some of the courses offered by the University include Counter-terrorism and Security Studies, Nanotechnology, Information and Cyber Security, Peace and Conflict Studies, Governance and Public Policy, Town Planning and Architecture, Oriental and Interfaith Studies, and Media Sciences. In a news release issued here on Friday, Dr Maria Sultan, Chairperson SASSI University said, the South Asian Strategic Stability Institute (SASSI) University is an autonomous non-profit research organization based on public-private partnership and is a degree-awarding institute dedicated to promoting peace and stability in South Asia.

Dr Maria said, adding that the University aims to make a leading contribution to regional and international academic and policy-oriented research discourses about the South Asian security.

A number of high officials, delegates, renowned think tanks, academicians, analysts and intellectuals from different organizations are invited to participate in the launching ceremony.