Right from the inception of Govt. College for Women, Madina Town, Faisalabad in 1934, the department of Urdu has played a prominent role in the promotion of Urdu language & literature. In 1985, post-graduate classes were started in Urdu & since then our students have not only won gold, silver & bronze medals on their academic achievements but also created new academic records. In 2013, it wasupgraded to university & MPhil (Urdu) classes started. In 2014, PhD (Urdu) classes were started. The department is making every effort to encourage & nourish creative talent as well as research attitude of students. Urdu language has become a craze all over the world. It has connected us with the literary tradition, great works of cross-cultural literary people and new critical theories prevalent in the modern literature.
No nation in the world has ever progressed without mastering their own national language & literature. The literature of every language is its real asset. Urdu being not only our national language but it is also regarded as one of the most popular oriental languages. Urdu has a vital role in nation building, therefore, it becomes imperative to teach it on scientific grounds, in simple & interesting ways for much better understanding of Urdu language & literature. Our ambition is to produce such researchers that not only revive the classic heritage but also pass on this rich heritage to future generations. Its also our vision to merge classics of other languages by translating so that a universal literature come into exist.
Our mission is to provide high quality research environment. We also make efforts for the development of Urdu language. It is our ambition to glory the image of the university.