About The Arzu Center

The Arzu Center for Regional Languages and Humanities contributes to Habib University’s overall vision and institutional mission through fostering pedagogy, research and scholarship in the various languages from Pakistan. Adversely affected by the lack of clearly defined educational and national priorities, this Center is designed to contribute to the revitalization of these languages and cultures.

It is linked to Habib University’s School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and will serve to meet the vernacular requirements of the University. The Center’s scope of work covers a wide range including language instruction, translation from and into the regional languages, development of pedagogical material, cultural and literary preservation and the promotion of language-based activities.

The Center is named after the 18th century poet, linguist and lexicographer, Siraj-ud-Din Ali Khan Arzu.

People of Arzu Center

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Dr. Asif Farrukhi

Interim Dean & Associate Professor School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Director Arzu Center for Vernacular Languages and Humanities

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Dr. Nauman Naqvi

Assistant Professor,
School of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences and Director of the Liberal Core

Dr. Sarah Humayun

Assistant Professor,
AHSS & Co-Director of Arzu

Dr. Saher Shah

Associate Professor

Dr. Inamullah Nadeem

Lecturer

Afzal Ahmed Syed

Associate Professor (Professor of Practice)

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For inquiries please contact:
Ms. Donna Fernandes
Program Coordinator, School of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Call: +92 21 111 042242 Ext –  5332
Email: arzu@habib.edu.pk

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Past Events

Lady Changez Khan & Pom Pom Darling

Lady Changez Khan & Pom Pom Darling

Date and Location
26/04/2017
Tariq Rafi Lecture Theater, Habib University

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Voices of Partition

Voices of Partition

Date and Location
22/04/2017
Habib University

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Dastaan-Goi: Tilism-e-Hosh Ruba

Dastaan-Goi: Tilism-e-Hosh Ruba

Date and Location
13/03/2017
Tariq Rafi Lecture Theater, Habib University

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