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M.Phil Urdu

Master of Philosophy in Urdu

Are you a post graduate with specialization in Urdu? Are you willing to pursue higher education in the same field? There are many institutes offering course named as 'M.Phil in Urdu' and candidates having keen interest in Urdu can pursue this after their post graduation. The general details are mentioned below for your reference.

Course Name: M.Phil Urdu
Stream: Journalism, Media & Communication
Course Category: Languages
Duration: 2 year

Course Detail

'Master of Philosophy' is usually abbreviated and used as 'M.Phil'. It is a research oriented course. The specialization 'Urdu' teaches all about Urdu language, its literature, history, origin, evolution, etc. Candidates learn about Urdu linguistics, philosophy and biography of famous authors of Urdu.
Topics related to Urdu Fiction, Urdu Poetry, Urdu Literary History, Drama and Literary Criticism are also some important part of this course.

Admission Procedure

The admission is simple in comparison to other technical course. Candidates need to get the new application form and prospectus from the particular institute. All candidates are advised to read the prospectus thoroughly. After checking the eligibility carefully, the fully filled form should be submitted before due date. All other required documents like Fee, certificates and mark sheet must be enclosed with the form.
Admission will offered directly or on merit basis and only rare institutes conduct entrance test for the same.

M.Phil Urdu 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Phil Urdu - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Phil Urdu course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Gulbarga University,GulbargaGulbarga UniversityKarnataka
Maulana Azad National Urdu UniversityAndhra Pradesh
Mysore University CollegeUniversity of MysoreKarnataka

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A candidate having post graduate degree in Urdu or have pursued any other related course equivalent to post graduation is eligible for this course. The minimum qualifying marks may vary from institute to institute.


The duration for this course is 2 years for regular candidates. These 2 years are equivalent to 4 semesters. The syllabus for the course is also divided into 4 parts and each semester ends with final examinations.

Further study options

A candidate can pursue PhD after completion of M.Phil. PhD is 'Doctor of Philosophy' which is again a research based course.

Course highlights

M.Phil is a combination of theoretical study and research based study. Candidates study about Urdu in all references like Urdu poetry, Urdu Drama, Novels and may more. They also study about origin of Urdu and how it got evolved in its present form.
Candidates also study about Urdu Poets, writers and authors, their contributions in the advancement of Urdu as language and literature.
The course allows them to pursue a short term project during the course and candidates need to prepare the thesis mentioning about their research/ project.

Job aspects

These candidates have may suitable job options like they can be a teacher, a lecturer, a translator and may more. If they have good grip over independent writing, they can be an author or a freelancer and can develop content on their own.
Interested candidates can start their own tuition classes for Urdu.
Options like Translator jobs, interpreter jobs, etc for publishing forms, scientific literary firms, translation bureaus, hotel industry, etc are also open for the.

M.Phil Urdu Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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