The Department of Urdu has been introduced on 9th November, 2019 from academic session 2019-20 in the campus of Kazi Nazrul University. This University is the second University of West Bengal where a Department of Urdu has been introduced in the University campus. The department started offering 4 semesters of M.A. in Urdu with an intake capacity of 40 students, commencement of classes were held on 9th November, 2019 in the court room of Vidyacharcha Bhavan by appointing some eminent Guest lecturers and Professors from different Universities and colleges, and also appointing Dr. Md Farooque Azam, Assistant Professor, Ranigang Girls’ College as a coordinator.
The vision of the Department is to move towards Excellence in Higher Education in order to enable dedicated, skilled and knowledgeable empowerment of students, enhance self dependability of students in the society, in consonance with the social, moral and humane values. We want to be a leader in education, knowledge creation and innovation in india; marching toward a just, inclusive and sustainable society.
To translate the vision into reality, the Department is committed:
|Name of the Course||Duration||Year from which the Course Started||Total Intake Capacity||No, of students enrolled|
|M.A.||2 Years||2019||40 (2019-20)
Assistant. Professor & Coordinator (Ext.)
|Sl. No.||Title||Duration||Sponsored by||Level|
|1.||Tassawwarat-e-Ghalib||12th February, 2020||Dept. of Urdu, KNU||University|
|2.||Special Lecture on Urdu Fiction||24th June, 2020||Dept. of Urdu, KNU||University|
The Department has a library with sample number of books for the access of students and teachers of the department.