Department of Urdu & Iqbaliat was established in the year 1976. Since1987 Twenty Four PhD and more than one hundred MPhil degrees have been awarded through this department. In January 2021 Department of Iqbal Studies was created by splitting the Department of Urdu & Iqbaliat into two departments. The main focus of the Department of Iqbal Studies is to teach and research regarding Sir Dr. Allama Mohammad Iqbal the great poet, philosopher and thinker of the past century. This Department is offering BS (Honors), MPhil and PhD Programs. The Department of Iqbal Studies (Iqbaliat) encourages co-curricular activities as well. Majlis-e-Iqbal is a student’s society which organizes many activities such as a fortnightly literary program where various renowned poets and authors are invited. Parent’s day and Sports day are among the significant events of the Department. Award of best student has also been a unique tradition of the department.
Head, Department of Iqbal Studies,
Faculty of Arts and Languages
The Islamia University of Bahawalpur,
(Baghdad ul jaded Campus) 63100-Pakistan