Department of Urdu

Department of Urdu


The Department of Urdu was established in 1945. It is the one of the important languages Department of this college. Since its inception the Department has played an important role in establishing relevant specialization such as inter-disciplinary courses like Hindi, Marathi and English etc. The academic curriculum of advance courses is supplemented by numerous seminars on comparative literature, inter-cultural hermeneutics, linguistics, translation, philosophy and aesthetics etc.

At present Urdu was offered as compulsory and optional subject at Under Graduate level. This department has provided with 100% result each year.

Aims & Objectives:

To motivate the students for post graduate studies, to impart quality education at all levels of teaching i.e. language, literature, cultural studies and research. A comprehensive syllabus, which we follow, has an inter-disciplinary and inter-cultural which makes the students competent to pursue research in the field of inter-cultural studies which is a requirement in this era of globalization.

To generate interest in Urdu language & literature at higher levels of learning through the following activities:

Conducting under graduate teaching effectively.

Supervising and identifying new areas of research & conducting independent research through various research projects.

Organizing seminars, conferences, workshops, symposia, Mushaira & Musical Programmes.

Publishing research monographs, bibliographies & scholarly books.

Conducting visiting lectures for students by eminent Urdu scholars.

The Dept. of Urdu is well equipped with computer, InPage Urdu software, internet and other facilities essential for generating interest in teaching and learning process. The students are given opportunity to use InPage Urdu software and collect data regarding Urdu language and literature from Internet.

The department has its own library. It has 1000 books on Literature, Criticism, Literary history; and journals. The Library transaction is managed by the students of the Department. These text books and reference books are used extensively by students. Dozens of new books are added to the library collection every year.

Programmes Offered

B.A. Urdu (3 Unit), Urdu Compulsory


Urdu Poetry and Fiction

Annual Report of Past Academic Year

Book Release Function ( 22nd February 2014, title of the book : Rang-o-Ahang)

Celebration of Urdu Day (3rd March 2015)

Book Release Function ( 3rd March 2015, title of the book : Parinde To Musafir Hain)

Celebration of International Literary Day (8th September 2015)

Special lecture on “Urdu Aur Qaumi Yakjheti” by Dr. Abdul Rahim Nashtar on 27th February 2016.

Celebration of Urdu Day (3rd March 2016)

Organized Ghazal Competition at college level.

Special lecture on “Jadeed Urdu Ghazal” by Rafique Wasta on 3rd December 2016.

Special lecture on “Urdu Journalism” by Nadeem Siddiqui on 25th February 2017.

Celebration of Urdu Day (3rd March 2017)

Special lecture on “Urdu Ki Shairy ASnaaf” by Dr. Seema Nahid on 14th November 2017

Organized International Seminar titled “Kokan Mein Urdu: Samt-o-Raftar” on 10th February 2018

Celebration of Urdu Day (11th March 2018)

Mr. Mohd. Danish Gani
Mr. Mohd. Danish Gani
Ass. Pro. & HOD
M.A. (Urdu), NET (Urdu), M.Lib.Sc. , Ph.D & Research Scholar Topic of…
 Dr. Mohd. Danish Gani

Designation: Associate Professor & Head of the Department

Publications Details:


“Sair Ke Parde Mein (Research and Critical Essays)” ABS Publications, Varanasi; 2018; ISBN: 978-93-86077-77-0

“Kokan Mein Urdu: Samt-o-Raftar (Research Papers)” Asbaque Publications, Pune; 2018; ISBN: 978-93-80395-46-3

 “Parinde To Musafir Hain (Abdul Raheem Nashtar Ki Nazmon Ka Intekhab)”, Asbaque Publications, Pune; 2015; ISBN: 978-93-80395-27-2

 “Rang-o-Aahang (Critical Essays)” Kitab Publications, Goregaon – Raigarh; 2014; ISBN: 975-93-83183-33-3

Chapters / Paper in Edited Books:
“Sahir Shiwee Ki Shairy” published in book “Sahra Ki Dhoop”, by Dr. Sahir Shiwee, Modern Publishing House, New Delhi, 2018; p. 143; ISBN: 978-81-8042-145-7

“Aikkisvee Sadi Mein Ismat Cgughtai Ka Maqam” published in book “Aikkisvee Sadi Mein Urdu Fiction”, by Dr. Subhani Uzma Tasneem, Azam Education Trust, Pune, 2018; p. 117; ISBN: 978-93-83777-3-7

“Aikkisveen Sadi Ki Munfarrid Afsana Nigar: Sadiqua Nawab Saher” published in book “Sadiqua Nawab Saher: Shakhsiyat Aur Fan – Fiction Ke Tanazur Mein”, edited by Prof. Mir Turab Ali Yadullahi and Md. Aslam Nawab, Educational Publishing House, New Delhi, 2017; p. 615; ISBN: 978-93-87539-7-5

“Dr. Sahil: Shakhsi-wa-Adbi Jaiza” published in book “Baligh Nazar Nasr Nigar”, by Dr. Sahir Shiwee, Modern Publishing House, New Delhi, 2018; p. 143

“Sharafat Ka Behta Hua Darya” published in book “Dr Wahab Andaleeb”, edited by Dr Ghazanfar Iqbal, Kaghaz Publishers, Gulbarga, 2016; p. 120; ISBN: 978-81-924833-7-5

“Ghani Aijaz Ki Ghazal” (Critical Analysis) published in book “Adbi Gazette – 7”, edited by Zaheer Hasan Zaheer, Adila Publication, Mau Nath Bhanjan, 2016; p. 138; ISBN: 978-81-931245-9-8

“Chitra Milind Goswami Ka Sheri Ravayya” (Critical Analysis) published in book “Wallari (Collection of Poems)”, by Dr. Chitra Milind Goswami, Sarang Prakashan Varanasi 2016; ISBN: 978-81-932668-2-3

“M Naseem Azmi Ka Shairy Mijaz” (Critical Analysis) published in book “M Naseem Azmi: Shakhsiyat Aur Jihat” by Zahir Hasan Zahir, Adliya Publication, Mau Nath Bhanjan; 2015; p. 356; ISBN:978-81-925977-1-3

“Us Ka Mazhab Hi Sarshar Karna Raha” (Resrach Paper) published in book “Aik Kitab Mehboob Rahi Ki Kasir-ul-Kalami Par”, edited by Abdul Waheed Nizami, Asbaque Publications, Pune; 2014; p. 135; ISBN: 978-93-80395-20-3

“Mufarrid Ghazl Go: Midhat-ul-Akhtar” (Resrach Paper) published in book “Midhat-ul-Akhtar: Shakhs Aur Shaer”, edited by Sarosha Nasreen Quazi, Ameen Publications, Nagpur; 2014; p. 82; ISBN: 978-93-5137-209-7

“Aik Saaf Batin Shayar: Abdul Raheem Nashtar” (Critical Analysis) published in Adbi Gazette, Mau Nath Bhanjan, January – December 2014; p. 93; ISBN: 978-81-931245-9-8

Paper – UGC’s Approved Journals:
“Kokan Ka Aik Gumnaam Shayar: Adam Nusrat” (Resrarch Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Be-Baak (Monthly), Malegaon, March 2018; p. 16; ISSN: 2320-9313

“Allama Iqbal: Bachchon Ka Numaeinda Shair” (Research Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Bachchon Ka Mahanama Umang (Monthly) New Delhi: November 2017; p. 6; ISSN: 2321-287X

“Ismath Chugjtai Ki Navel Nigari” (Resrarch Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Be-Baak (Monthly), Malegaon, December 2016; p. 16; ISSN: 2320-9313

“Ahesas-e-Jamal Ka Shair: Hasrat Mohani” (Critical Analysis) published in Insha (Monthly), Kolkatha: September – October 2016; p. 5; ISSN: 0971-6009

“Kokan Ke Urdu Lok Geeth” (Research Paper) published in Urdu Duniya (Monthly), New Delhi: September 2016; p. 49; ISSN: 2249-0639

“Nazeer Fatehpuri Ki Ghazal: Aik Tassurati Jayeza” (Critical Analysis) published in Be-Baak (Monthly), Malegaon, February 2016; p. 25; ISSN: 2320-9313

“Mushshaaq Ghazal Go – Rangarang Shayar” (Critical Analysis) published in Be-Baak (Monthly), Malegaon, March 2015; p. 16; ISSN : 2320-9313

“Vidharbh Mein Jadeed Shaery” (Research Paper) published in SIDDARTH (An International Multi Disciplinary Peer – Reviewed Quarterly Published Research Journal, September 2014; p. 74; ISSN: 2321-2942

Paper – Referred Journals:
“Aziz Ahmad Ke Navelon Ka Usloob” (Research Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Qaumi Zaban (Monthly) Hyderabad: March 2018; p. 7: ISSN: 2321-4627

“Mohsin Kakorvi Ki Natiya Shairy” (Research Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Qaumi Zaban (Monthly) Hyderabad: December 2017; p. 20: ISSN: 2321-4627

“Husn-o-Ishq Ka Shair: Jigar Moradabadi” (Research Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Hindostani Zaban (Quaterly) Mumbai: April – June 2017; p. 44

“Sahir Shevi Ki Shairy” (Critical Analysis) published in Intesab (Quaterly) Sironj: Janury – March 2017; p. 48: ISSN: 2348-5035

“Nagpur Mein Jadeed Shairy Ki Awwaleen Awaz” (Critical Analysis) published in Quirtas (Monthly) Nagpur: July – December 2016; p. 31

“Aik Moatabar Shairy Awaz: Shareef Ahmad Shareef” (Critical Analysis) published in Urdu Mela (Monthly) Nagpur: October 2016; p. 8

“Dr. Mohd. Sharfurddin Sahil: Shakhsi-wa-Adbi Jayeza” (Research Paper) published in Urdu Mela (Monthly) Nagpur: February 2016; p. 19

“Obed Haris: Kuch Yadein Aur Kuch Batein” (Critical Analysis) published in Alfaz-e-Hind (Monthly), Kamptee, December 2015; p. 35

“Mohd Ali Johar Ki Shairy” (Resrach Paper / Critical Analysis) published in Farog-e-Adab (Journal of Odisa Government), Bhuneshwar, July to December 2015; p. 25

“Shakeeb Ghousi Ki Ghazal Goee” (Critical Analysis) published in Quirtas (Monthly) Nagpur: November – December 2014; p. 31


“Iqbal Salik Ka Pehla Qadam” (Critical Analysis) published in Kokan Ki Awaz (Weekly), Mahad: 13th March to 19th March 2015; p. 3

Honors and Award:
“Asbaque Adbi Award” from Asbaque Publications, Pune 2018

“Mohebb-e-Alfaz Award” from VMMRD Educational Society Kamptee, Nagpur for 2017

“Shikshan Seva Purskar (Award for Service To Education)” from the Govt. of Maharashtra for 2016

Special Award on book, title “Parinde To Musafir Hain” from Bihar Urdu Academy Patna for 2015-16.

“Baburao Joshi Granth Ratan Award” from Gogate Jogalekar College, Ratnagiri for 2014-15.

“Best Teacher Volunteer Award” from Dept. of Lifelong Learning & Extension, Gogate Jogalekar College Ratnagiri for 2014-15