PhD Arabic


• Preparing the graduates to be qualified researchers in the field of Arabic language skills, and its linguistic-related sciences.

• Enabling students to use functional methods in the process of learning Arabic language skills.

• Introducing students to the contemporary concept of learning Arabic language as a tool for communication rather than an end in itself.

• Dissemination of research in all the fields related to Arabic language sciences.

• Enriching the Arabic language library with innovative researches that may help to overcome the obstacles hinder the proper use of Arabic language in both spoken and written forms.

• Developing in to the students the interactive use of Arabic language skills as interrelated skills, by adhering to the guidance of the modern approaches in teaching and learning language to replace the classical one that deals with the language skills as separated skills.

Role and Scope

• Arabic is the best language in this world and hereafter. Majority of Islamic literature is available only in Arabic language

• We as Muslim should learn this language as a religious obligation.

• We can never understand the real meaning of holy Quran without having sufficient knowledge about this greatest language of the world all god fearing and true Muslims should learn Arabic language for understanding the real meaning of verses of holy Quran and hadiths.

• . You may get a job in any Arabic speaking country on the basics of language proficiency Arabic is taught from class 8th in Pakistan so you may find a job of subject specialist school teacher and lecturer after getting MA Arabic language degree

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters, 4 years

  • Eligibility

    M-Phil degree with at least CGPA=3 or first division with thesis and GAT/NTS (Subject) with atleast 70% score

  • credit hours



Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ARB-716 Arabic Literature and Oriental Thought 3(3-0)
ARB-717 Modern Research Methodology and editing of Manuscript 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 9

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ARB-726 Modern Research Trends in Arabic Language and Literature 3(3-0)
ARB-727 Modern Trends of Literary Criticism 3(3-0)
ARAB-728 Area Study 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 9

Semester 3 & 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ARB-730 Research Thesis 12(12-0)