The ‘Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, Arabi~Farsi University’ was established on 1st October, 2009 under U.P State Universities (Amendment) Act, 2010 (Notification No.294/79-V-1-10-1(Ka)-5-2010 dated 5th March, 2010). It was renamed ‘Shri Kanshiramji Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University on 4th April, 2011. In 2012, the university was re-christened ‘Khwaja Moinuddin Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University, under U.P. State Universities (Amendment), Act 2012 (Notification No.597/79-V-1-12-2(Ka)-6-2012 dated 16th August 2012). Dr.Anis Ansari, IAS(Retd), took over as the Founder Vice Chancellor on 23rd April 2010.
The objectives of the establishment of Khwaja Moinuddin Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University were :
- To promote learning of Urdu, Arabic and Persian Languages in order to understand the essence of their culture.
- To impart education and training in vocational and technical subjects so that the students are better equipped for job-oriented courses.
The first academic session of the University started from August 2013 with 413 students being enrolled in Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate courses with the subjects – Urdu, Arabic, Persian, English, Hindi, Geography, History, Economics, Home-Science, Physical Education, Political Science, Education, Commerce, Computer Application, Business Administration and Journalism and Mass Communication.
Courses Offered :-
- B.Sc.(Home Science)
- Diploma Courses (1 Year and 2 Year Program)