Arabic

Objectives

The main objective of the Department to teach and learn of both classical and modern Arabic at the Post-Graduate level.

The mission of the Arabic Department is to motivate the learners in their respective field of activities for expansion of learning and research to acquire proficiency and skill for their better placement, within the country and abroad.

History

The Arabic department was incepted in September 1969. With the introduction of Semester courses in the PG level, the department has given much emphasis on the functional Arabic so as to motivate the learners to acquire proficiency and skill for their better placement within the country and abroad.

Undergraduate Course


Postgraduate Course

Semester-wise distribution of marks:

# Semester Marks
1 First Semester 500
2 Second Semester 500
3 Third Semester 500
4 Fourth Semester 500
Total Marks 2000

Semester-wise courses of study in brief:

1 First Semester Classical Poetry & Prose, Linguistics and Philology, History of Islam, Functional Arabic-I & Elementary Persian-I
2 Second Semester Early Islamic Umayyads & Abbasid Poetry, Rhetoric Prosody, Indo-Arab Literature, Applied Grammar, Functional Arabic-II & Elementary Persian-II
3 Third Semester Modern Poetry & Prose, History of Arabic Literature, Essay Composition etc., Functional Arabic III
4 Fourth Semester Literary Criticism, History of Arabic Literature –Modern, Functional Arabic-IV, Arabic Drama, Literary History of the Arabs in Spain & Egypt in Medieval Period and one of the following options: (a) Computer application, latest software packages (b) Dissertation

Awarded :13

Pursuing :32

Staff

Rafiqul Islam
MA (Gauhati) PhD (AUS) MPhil (AUS) Modern Arabic Literature (Guest Faculty)
Mahbubur Rahman
MA (Gauhati) PhD (AUS) MPhil (AUS) Modern Arabic Literature (Guest Faculty)
Nazrul Islam Hafiz
MA (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) MPhil (Delhi) Modern Arabic Literature (Guest Faculty)
Abdul Majeed Nadwi
MA (Arabic & Urdu, Lucknow) PhD (Lucknow) Classical Arabic
Abul Kalam Choudhury
MM (Assam) MA (Gauhati) PhD (EFLU, Hyderabad) MPhil (EFLU, Hyderabad) PGDTA Modern Arabic Literature
Mizazur Rahman Talukdar
MM (Assam) MA (JNU) MPhil (JNU) Arabic Migration Literature of America
Raina Khanam Mazumdar (Retired Professor)
MA (Algirah) PhD (Calcutta) Arabic Language and Literature
Raizuddin Alom
MA (Gauhati) PhD (EFLU, Hyderabad) MPhil (EFLU, Hyderabad) PGDTA Modern Arabic Literature

Contact

  Head, Department of Arabic
 Gauhati University, Guwahati - 781 014
 Assam, INDIA
 Phone No.:	+9198641-67741
 Email: drmajeednadwi@gmail.com

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