Department of Urdu

Contact No: +92919218096


The vision of the department of Urdu Language and Literature is to enable the students not only to keep pace with the Copernican changes taking place in the field of knowledge but also to become contributors to it.


The mission of department of Urdu  Language and Literature is to instill in the students a spirit of critical inquiry, capability to look beyond their parochial surroundings and analytical vision to place and define themselves in the wider social, cultural, political and ideological environment. The department is striving to sensitize, aestheticize and humanize the students enabling them to become leaders of change. As the study of literature is no longer leisure and pleasure activity, the students are encouraged to use their critical potential to study literature in its true intellectual milieu.


  • During new Academic year Urdu intends to start following new courses.
  • Hindi Course
  • Teaching of Urdu Course
  • Coaching classes for M. A Private Students of the Adjacent Areas within Jurisdiction of Peshawar University for Distance Learning Programs.
  • Training Programme of Male and Female teachers with the collaboration of HEC (Two week Course)
  • Designing of a website for Urdu department.