- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 3 Years
- Offered by: University of Calcutta, Kolkata
Bachelor of Arts (BA) Honours in Urdu is a full-time three-year undergraduate degree course offered by the University of Calcutta, Kolkata.
The Department of Urdu is one of the oldest Department in Lady Brabourne College. It has a long social and cultural background. It was established in the year 1939. This department was started with a great cause that is to spread education among Muslim girls. At that time Muslim girls were mostly confined to home. So this department started with all the facilities for those students to lighten their times. The department was started with the great educationist and the poet Wahshat Kalkatwee. Later on, the department was run by Ex-Head of the department Prof. Atiya Murshid and Prof. Bazegha Begum. After that Prof. Fazilat Parvez and Prof. Malka Mehar Nigar joined the department. This team of educationists served the department for a long time and enriched and nourished it sincerely.
Admission is conducted strictly on the basis of merit.
A student must have passed Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (Class XII) of the Central Board of Secondary Education/State Board or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto.