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Department of Islamic Studies

The Department of ‘Islamic Studies’ was established in 2017 under the school of Islamic Studies and Languages. The Department offers post-graduate, M. Phil., & Ph. D. Programmes.

‘Islamic Studies’ is an integrated academic discipline, aims at the study of revealed sources of knowledge (the Quran & the Sunnah), rich heritage of Islamic civilization and culture (spiritual, intellectual, scientific and social), contemporary Muslim world, comparative religion and Islamic jurisprudence based on the principles of social justice, human rights and universal brotherhood.

The thrust areas of the Department of Islamic Studies include Islamic History, Islamic Religious Sciences (Quran, Hadith & Fiqh), Spirituality in Islam, Study of World’s Major Religions, Muslim Philosophy and Islam in the Modern world (Thinkers and Movements). The courses on offer help learners to explore Islam as Religion, understanding ‘Islamic Culture and Civilization’ besides imparting knowledge about social, political, economic and cultural trends in Muslim world as well as interfaith dialogue and understanding.

The course is based on ‘Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)’ and the medium of instruction is English. The Department also focuses on the extra-curricular activities which include Seminars, Conferences, Workshops, Symposia, Quiz, and Debates etc. to groom the students and provide the platform to the scholars of the field.