The Department of Urdu is one of the oldest Departments of the college established in the year 1993. Since the college is a Muslim minority institute, the department receives a good response of Urdu medium students. Urdu is offered as a special subject from U.G to PG. It is also offered as an additional subject at F.Y. B.Com level. One of the distinguished quality of the department is the Academic results of the students. Most of our students score First class with Distinction or First class.
The Department has organized two intercollegiate activities this year viz: Inter Collegiate Quiz Competition and Inter Collegiate Student Seminar.
The department also organized Guest lecturers based on the syllabus. Prof. Aslam Jamshedpuri, Head, Department of Urdu, Meeruth University and Prof. Mohammed Anwaruddin, Central University of Hyderabad were invited for the same.
The Department motivates the students to participate in various intercollegiate activities and in response to this, students actively take part in different activities like: All India Essay Writing Competition and Elocution Competition organized by Anjuman-e- Islam Karimi Library, Mumbai, All Maharashtra Mohammed Ali Meetha Intercollegiate Elocution Competition and “All Maharsshtra Payam-e- Rahemat Elocution Competition” organized by AKI’s Poona College, Pune and not only won the prizes also won the trophy by scoring highest combined scores.
The Department also coordinated “All Maharashtra Lady Taherunnisa Intercollegiate Trilingual Elocution Competition” organized by Departments of Urdu, Hindi & Marathi.
Apart from the regular activities the Department also takes part in extension activities and coordinate with the mother institute to organize some of their activities e.g.: The department had coordinated in organizing All India Mushaira organized by Deccan Muslim Institute and Awami Mahaz. The Department has also coordinated with Deccan Muslim Institute to Organize “One Day Day National Seminar and Two Days National Seminar with Haji Ghulam Mohammed Azam Education Trust.
The Department has also organized a Mushaira “ Azeemu-sh-Shaan Mushaira” sponsored by National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language on 28th April 2016.