Arabic

About

The department of Arabic was established 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.

The main objective of the Department is teaching and learning of both classical and modern Arabic at the Post-Graduate level. . It has a glorious past. Many stalwarts of Assamese literature, language and culture including BanikantaKakati, Birinchi Kumar Barua, MaheswarNeog, SatyendraNathSarma, Golok Chandra Goswami, UpendraNathGoswami, NirmalPrabhaBordoloi and SailenBharali worked as faculty members of the Department.

Old Departmental Data

Academics

The department offers two postgraduate courses in Arabic

Postgraduate Course

Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate MA in Arabic Arabic 4 2 60
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate PhD in Arabic Arabic

Professors

hitendra [ test ]

Associate Professor

Abdul Majeed Nadwi [ Head of the Department ]
MA (Arabic & Urdu, Lucknow) PhD (Lucknow) Classical Arabic
drmajeednadwi@gauhati.ac.in

Assistant Professors

Abul Kalam Choudhury
MM (Assam) MA (Gauhati) PhD (EFLU, Hyderabad) MPhil (EFLU, Hyderabad) PGDTA Modern Arabic Literature
kalam@gauhati.ac.in
Mizazur Rahman Talukdar
MM (Assam) MA (JNU) MPhil (JNU) Arabic Migration Literature of America
mizaj@gauhati.ac.in
Raizuddin Alom
MA (Gauhati) PhD (EFLU, Hyderabad) MPhil (EFLU, Hyderabad) PGDTA Modern Arabic Literature
raizalam@gauhati.ac.in

Associated Faculty

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)
Raina Khanam Mazumdar (Retired Professor)
MA (Algirah) PhD (Calcutta) Arabic Language and Literature
mazumdar.raina@gauhati.ac.in

Contact

Department of Arabic
Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam
Phone : +91-9864167741
Email : arabic@gauhati.ac.in
Web   : gauhati.ac.in/arabic.php


Facility

The department maintains a library with conference facility. The department also has a charitable fund called "Arabic Department Charitable Fund" from which selected meritorious students of the department are financially supported every year.

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