Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences.

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Seminar Library

The seminar library holds a stock of more than 5000 books and 1500 journals. It also has a good number of rare printed works, audiotapes and discs. Besides, the personal collections of the teachers, which exceed 2000 titles, are also available to the readers within the premises of the department.


Additional Language Support Classes

The department of Persian also arranges special conversational classes, which aim at developing the Persian speaking power of the student with correct pronunciation and accent. The department has recently acquired necessary audiovisual equipment for this purpose


Seminar/Lecture Program

The co-curricular program also involves seminars and lectures delivered by renowned scholars on topics mostly relating to Persian language and literature. These programs aim at enhancing the academic capability and talents of the students.


Specific Research Areas

  • Modern and classical prose & writers of Iran,
    Pakistan, India and Afghanistan.

  • Classical & modern poetry.

  • Poets of Iran, Pakistan, India and Afghanistan.

  • Sufistic prose & poetry-History of Persian literature impact of Persian language and literature, culture on different fields of life.