Urdu and Persian

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Certificate Courses
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Course Name Duration (Years) System Total Seats**
Certificate Course in Urdu (Part-time) 1 year (two semesters) Semester 40
Certificate Course in Persian (Part-time) 1 year (two semesters) Semester 40
Certificate Course in Arabic (Part-time) 1 year (two semesters) Semester 30*

*Students intake in these courses can be increased at the time of admission with the approval of the competent authority of the University.

**Seats for reserved categories will be subsequently calculated on the final tally of seats filled in case of increased intake.

10+2 examination of Punjab School Education Board or equivalent examination.

Admission will be based on merit of the candidate in the qualifying examination.

Diploma Courses
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Course Name Duration (Years) System Total Seats**
Diploma Course in Urdu ( Part-time) 1 year (two semesters) Semester 10*
Diploma Course in Persian (Part-time) 1 year (two semesters) Semester 10*

*Students intake in these courses can be increased at the time of admission with the approval of the competent authority of the University.

**Seats for reserved categories will be subsequently calculated on the final tally of seats filled in case of increased intake.

10+2 examination along with Certificate Course in that particular language or any other equivalent examination.

Admission will be based on merit of the candidate in the qualifying examination.

M. A. Persian
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Course Name Duration (Years) System Total Seats Reserved Categories**
  SC/ST BC RA Others
M. A. Persian 2 Semester 10* 3 1 - 1

*Students intake in this course can be increased at the time of admission with the approval of the competent authority of the University

**Seats for reserved categories will be subsequently calculated on the final tally of seats filled in case of increased intake.

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Persian.
  • Bachelor's Degree in any subject with at least 45% marks in aggregate
  • Bachelor of Arts with at least 45% (40% for SC/ST) marks in the subject of Persian
  • B.A./ B.Sc with Diploma course in Persian/ Advance Diploma Course in Persian/Munshi/Munshi Fazil of this University or any other Statutory University / Board recognized as equivalent thereto
  • Any other examination recognized equivalent thereto.

Admission will be based on merit of the candidate in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Department.

Activities

Department of Urdu and Persian is running Part-time evening courses but simultaneously department is engage in research in both the languages Urdu and Persian. The department is doing research in the field of Classical, Medieval and Modern areas of language and literature. Department has guided 25 Ph. D. Persian posses the status of classical language of India. It influenced Indian languages and as well as literature and culture. Our medieval literature is influenced particularly by Persian and Urdu. Medieval history is not complete without the study of Persian because, for a long time Persian was state language of India.  Since Sultanate period till Maharaja Ranjit Singh all the records were in Persian language. The terminology used in courts, military, police department, construction, roads and irrigation mostly is derivate from Persian.  Literature of Urdu and Persian reflect the costumes and traditions of the society of its period. So, anybody can   study the sociology and history of a particular era with the help of these languages

Updated on 15/07/2020

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