This department was established in 2013, choosing initially to offer BS program and letter to introduce other study program like BS4 years, Conventional MAs (2 Years) and a wide array of certificate & diplomas. The main objective of these study program is to prepare students equipped with the state of art skills and knowledge in the broad field of language, linguistics, literature, communication and cultural studies. The manpower produced thus is expected to cater to the national needs of education and also play a vital role in the globalized contemporary world with optimal level of competence and performance. The department is connected with many eminent national and international associations, e.g. Asialex (Asian Association for Lexiocography), LAP (Linguistics Association of Pakistan)and Paklex (Pakistan Association of Lexicography), in addition to having in place its own research journal (Imperial Journal of Linguistics and Literature) to communicate with the academic world at large to contribute, review and critique the latest in the relevant fields. The department is currently pursuing an academic vision to balance its focus by placing equal emphasis on promoting studies, in the boarder fields of language, linguistics, literature, communication, and cultural studies. The Department can genuinely boast of its state of the art classrooms, auditorium and the library which of course, is in a continuous process of updating, creating and ideal environment for study. The faculty of the department is a harmonious blend of male and female regular and adjunct, young and old members trained in highly distinguished institutions of higher education within Pakistan as well as abroad. The process of developing the faculty on international level still goes on unabated. The department strictly pursues the vision and mission of operating competitively in conformity with the national and international standards of merti and competitiveness.
This department is committed to providing an ideal environment of learning and research through its highly qualified and experienced faculty, stat of the art research facilities and creative activities couples with collaborative engagement involving local as well as global communities. Considering the increasingly inter connectedness of the contemporary world, the department seeks to educate students to become communicative competent and well informed global citizen with proficiency in languages and critical insights into the world culture to gain and disseminate new modes of knowledge have always been the hallmarks of this department.
Our vision, in broader terms, is to produce a generation of graduates willing to and capable of contributing to global peace, prosperity and progress, of course, with their applied communicative cognitive, critical, cultural, social and creative skills.
Program Duration: 4 Years
Total Semester: 8
Entry Requirements: Minimum 45% in intermediate or equivalent examinations
Program Credit Hours: 132 Cr. Hrs.
Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.