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Pakistani Language


Department of Pakistani Languages was established in 1998 to strengthen the learning of Pakistani languages and to empower national integration and linguistic harmony through teaching of Pakistani languages & literature. At the university level this is the first department in the country working for the promotion of Pakistani languages & literature.


  •     To promote National integration and linguistic harmony through teaching of Pakistani languages and literature
  •     To teach pakistani languages at different academic levels
  •     To develop study material of pakistani languages and literature
  •     To facilitate research in pakistani languages & literature
  •     To develop understanding among teachers about the theoretical and practical implication of pakistani languages

Academic Facilities

Department of Pakistani Languages offers the facility of well-equipped smart class rooms with multimedia and support staff for holding lectures, workshops and viva voce exams both face to face & online.


Future Plans

The Department of Pakistani Languages is planning to introduce certificate courses in different Pakistani languages for foreigners and SSC, HSSC and graduate  level courses for Pakistani students in future.

Contact Details

Pakistani Language

Department of Pakistani Languages Block# 05, 1st Floor, AIOU campus, Sector H#8, Islamabad.




Faculty & Staff Members




The Allama Iqbal Open University was established in May, 1974, with the main objectives of providing educational opportunities to masses and to those who cannot leave their homes and jobs. During all these past years, the University has more than fulfilled this promise.