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Department of Urdu

The Department of Urdu is established in 1995 and belongs to the Faculty of Indian Languages. The department is carried out research in comparative literature and created an awareness among the public about the Urdu Language and successfully endeavoured to foster liberal minded attitude and to promote the secular outlook through various activities. Students of all castes and creeds are attracted to the department. Department fostered century old composite Indian Culture and Secular Nurture. The Department of Urdu is having a Cultural Entity. Urdu is not a spoken language in Kerala. Students opt it as a Second Language still a good number of students are attracted to the department. It helped to fortify National Integration and to promote Communal Amity among the people.

The Department can carry out research on Urdu-Malayalam topics. Probably this is the only Deapertment of its Kind. Also Deapertment of Urdu of SSUS is the only Educational institution that offer PG Studies and Research in Kerala.


About Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit

The University was established two decades ago in the name of the illustrious Indian philosopher Jagad Guru Adi Sankara in his place of birth at Kalady. The basic objective of the University is to impart knowledge in various branches of Sanskrit, Indology, Indian culture, Indian and Foreign languages, Indian philosophy, Fine Arts and Social Sciences and to promote the study and research in Sanskrit and other systems of Indian knowledge. As a centre of cultural heritage and a house for indigenous art forms, the University is envisioned to harmonize the society through educational excellence.