The Department of Urdu was established in the year 1989 with M.A. Degree classes in the evening shift with objectives to provide the facilities to the people of upper Sindh for acquiring education and knowledge in the field of Urdu literature, being Urdu a national language. Keeping in view the interest of public in 2003-04, the Department started B.A. (Honors) classes. From the academic year 2005 BS (Four Years) Program containing Eight Semesters, with M. A (four Semesters) has been initiated in Morning Shift.

Department had also become successful to start MS/M.Phil & Ph.D. Program from the year 2009. The department also offers three months certificate course, six months certificate course and one year Diploma course in Urdu for foreign

All Courses in Urdu are redesigned keeping in view the recommendation of Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and the necessities of 21st century. The department has also more than 5000 books for the Seminar Library which are to be provided to the students for preparation their assignments, research work etc., department also arranges regularly Quiz Competition, debates, seminar lectures program, conferences and other co-curricular activities.


Department of Urdu makes sure to give an international exposure to its faculty & students. The Department brings to gather renowned scholars in the field of Urdu from over 17 countries, covering four continents Asia, Europe, Africa and America.


  1. BS (Four-Year) 
  2. MA (Two-Year) 
  3. M. Phil 
  4. Ph.D.