Department of Foreign Languages

About the Department

Department of Foreign Languages

AMU, Aligarh


In keeping with the road map for the future growth of Aligarh Muslim University, Faculty of International Studies has been established to meet the aspirations of the Youth of the seven new departments which have been planned to be established under the new faculty, Department of Foreign Languages (DFL) is the first one to get off the mark.


For the Academic Session 2015-16, the DFL has introduced BA (Hons) & M.A. has introduced in 2018-19, Foreign Languages (Chinese, French, German, Russian, Spanish) with 100 students intake in B.A. (20 students in each Language) & 50 students intake in M.A.(10 students in each language). Subsequently Ph. D programmes will also be offered.

The DFL is envisioned ''to emerge as 'Centre of Excellence' in the Foreign Languages Studies'' with following objectives:-

(a) Build sound foundation for the future growth

(b) Create conducive environment for value based learning

(c) Collaborate with other premier organizations to bring in best practices

(d) Imbibe culture of quality research and innovation

(e) Leverage technology


The composition of DFL of the faculty team is as under:-


The DFL is headed by Prof. Mohammad Gulrez, the Chairperson with following team members:-


Mr Udai Singh Kunwar - Asstt. Prof.Chinese

Dr Sawan Kumar Singh - Asstt. Prof.French

Mr Iqubal Ahmed - Asstt. Prof. French

Mr Syed Salman Abbas - Asstt. Prof. German

Ms Suman Singh - Asstt. Prof. German

Mr Ravinder Singh - Asstt. Prof. Russian

Mr. Suhail Akhtar - Asstt. Prof. Russian

Dr Murad Ahmad Khan - Asstt. Prof. Spanish

Dr. Mayuresh Kumar - Asstt. Prof.Spanish


Telephone: 0571-2700920, EPABXt: 1389(Chairperson) 4466(Off)