Department of Arabic


History

Our welcoming campus is safe and friendly, with outstanding arts& science facilities . It provides a real feeling of community for those living, working and studying here. We're one of the safest campus sites in the Heart of Chennai City, and Re-accredited with the A Plus status by NAAC in the year 2006 - 07.

  • The Department of Arabic was established in the year 1997 withastrength of 69 studentsand the present strength of Our department is 400.
  • The post for lecturer was sanctioned for the Department of Arabic in the year 2000, andDr.Mrs.Sayeeda Sultana was the only faculty member in the Department.
  • We have completed 15 successful years with many students getting university ranks& Autonomous ranks every year, Alhamdulillah.
  • A large number of minority students opted Arabic as their second language and the strength of students has been increasing every year. Due to the increase in student strength, the management created two more posts;
  • Dr.G.NafeesaMasood, Assistant Professor &Head, Department of Arabic, was appointed as lecturer in February 2003.(mgmt.)
  • Mrs.Shahina Begum was appointed as lecturer in August 2006.(mgmt.)
  • Mrs.Waseema Noor was appointed as lecturer in August 2011.(mgmt.)


Curriculum structure

I-SEMESTER

II-SEMESTER

III-SEMESTER

IV-SEMESTER

Student Achievements

S.NO

                   NAME

CLASS

COMPETITION

PRIZE

1.

FahimaMohideen

I YR Psychology

Poem Recitation

I

2.

Mohammad ThahiraBanu

II YR N.D

Poem Recitation

II

3.

Mohammad ThahiraBanu

II YR N.D

Street Play

I

4.

KhiderNasreen

II YR N.D

Street Play

I

5.

Azara Begum

II YR N.D

Street Play

I

6.

Ajitha Begum

II YR N.D

Street Play

I

7.

Farzana Begum

II YR Zoology

Street Play

I

8.

Asma Sultana

II YR N.D

Street Play

I

9.

SebaThasneem

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

10.

Rubina Afrin

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

11.

Benazir Begum

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

12.

Khairunnisa

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

13

AyshaSahani

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

14.

MubeenAkhtar

I YR B.Com

Drama

III

15.

NihaalZainab

I YR B.A Eng.Litt

Drama

III

Activities

2014-2015

The Inaugural meeting of the Arabic Literary Association was held on 25TH August 2014 in the Seminar Hall. The Chief Guest Sheikh Abdus Salam Madani Head, Dept of Islamic studies Preston International College Chennai, presided over the function. He addressed the gathering about the importance of Arabic language and it’s Significance.

Our Department also Celebrated World Arabic Language Day on 18th December 2014 in the College Auditorium.Dr.S.Abdul Maliq Principal & Head,PG & Research Department of Arabic, The New College and Dr.Sulaiman Omeri Former Head ,PG & Research Department of Arabic ,The New College were Guests of Honour. The students participated in Literary Activities on stage.

The Department of Arabic Conducted Inter Class Essay Writing, Quiz and Quran Recitation Competitions for the 1st and 2nd year under graduates on 12th & 13th January.

The Department of Arabic Conducted a Workshop on “Standard Arabic Grammar” on 8th March 2015. Dr.P.Nisar Ahmed Prof (Retd) Head Department of Arabic ,Persian & Urdu, University of Madras was invited as Chief Guest for the Workshop. Dr.Syed Niyaz Ahmed Jamali , Principal,Jamalia Arabic College Perambur and Dr.Sulaiman Omeri Saheb (Retd)Head,PG & Research Department of Arabic,The New College were the Resource Persons. Dr.S.Abdul Maliq Principal & Head,PG & Research Department of Arabic, The New College and Dr.Sayeeda Sultana (Retd)Head, Department of Arabic,JBAS College for Women were Special Invitees for the Workshop.

2013-2014

The Inaugural meeting of the Arabic Literary Association was held on 7th October 2013 in the Seminar Hall. The Chief Guest Dr.P.Syed Masood Jamali, Professor & Dean, School of Islamic studies, B.S.Abdur Rahman University, presided over the function. He addressed the gathering about the importance of Arabic language; he enlightened the students about the methodology of learning through other sources like E-learning.

The Department of Arabic Conducted Inter Class Essay Writing and Quran Recitation Competition for the 1st and 2nd year under graduates.

The Department of Arabic,Hindi & Urdu conducted National Seminar on the topic ‘’The Status of Women as Depicted in Arabic/Hindi/Urdu Literature’’ on 27th January 2014 in the College Auditorium.

Our Department also Celebrated World Arabic Language Day on 18th December 2013 in our College premises.The students exhibited Arabic language and Literature and Oratorical Competition was held, Dr.Mrs Sayeeda Sultana, Former Head,Department of Arabic,JBAS College for Women was invited as a Judge and the prizes were given for the best exhibits and the winners of oratorical competition.

2012-2013

The Inaugural meeting of the Arabic Literary Association was held on 16th July 2012 in the College Auditorium. The Chief Guest was Dr.Sulaiman Umari,(Retd)Professor and Head,PG & Research Department of Arabic,The New College, presided over the function. He addressed the gathering on the Importance of Arabic Language and literature.

The Department of Arabic Conducted Inter Class Essay Writing and Quran Recitation Competition for the 1st and 2nd year under graduates.

The Department of Arabic also Conducted State-Level Workshop on “Seerathun Nabi” on 17th Oct 2012.The Chief Guest Brother Imtiaz Basheer Ahmed, Director, Illume Academy and Principal,Islamic International School(BoysWing).

Our Department also Celebrated World Arabic Language Day on 18th December 2012 in our College premises. Dr.S.Abdul Maliq,Principal,The New College ,addressed the gathering.

Our Department conducted Literary Association meeting on 7th October 2013 in the seminar hall. The Chief guest was Dr. Syed Masood Jamali, Professor and Dean, School of Islamic studies, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Vandalur. He enlightened the students about the significance of learning Arabic language and literature. He also emphasized on e-learning methods.

In addition to its main function of offering foundation course in Arabic language and literature, the department carries out many other tasks and participates in numerous activities as follows:

  • Organising specialized seminars, workshops, and guest lecture.
  • Participating in local and international conferences.
  • Judging research work in university.
  • Participating in university and community activities with researcher and expert advice.
  • Our Aim is to make foreign language accessible to our students,to work with the community to foster cultural awareness.
  • To develop a language programme that is both of the highest academic standards and meets the everyday needs of our students.
  • To provide excellent & a friendly approach to learning and understanding of our students’ needs.

As we develop this new chapter in our history we look forward to exciting times of fruitful collaborations and ongoing innovation.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The faculty alsoextends honorary service to the students of A.N session to learn Arabic language.
  • We teach our students through Power point Presentations, and students actively take part inclass seminars.
  • Faculty members of our Department organized a word for word Quran translation course by inviting a resource person,the course is offered to both the teaching faculty and the students in our college premises.
  • The department of Arabic in collaboration with illume academy conducted a workshop for the students and staff members of the college in 2010 & 2012.
  • Our department plays a great role in placement of students & Our students work in many city schools as teachers, they are also placed as translators in the corporate sector.
  • Our department produces excellent results, with University and autonomous ranks for the past 5 years with many first classes, 6 students did their master degree from the University of Madras. &Two faculty members awarded Ph.D.& M.Phil. Two alumnae of our college are working as faculty members in our department.
  • There are over 300 books in the Department library, and over 1000 books in the general library,and we also have a book bank in our department .Every year new books are added in the Department & General library.
  • Our faculty members take remedial classes for weak students and special training given to bright students.

Every Academic year we conduct association meeting it is named as "جمعية التنوير" “The association of enlightenment”workshops and lectures followed by inter-class competitions like Essay writing and Qur’an recitation. By enrolling on one of our Foundation courses, you will enjoy exploring another language and culture and enhance your skills while having fun!

Our Ethos

We believe in fostering:

  • Excellence and innovation
  • Open-mindedness and collaboration
  • Intellectual and practical curiosity

Result analysis

 

YEAR

II YEAR B.A& B.SC

I YEAR B.COM

I YEAR B.A & B.SC

TOTAL NO OF STUDENTS

NO OF FIRST CLASSES

2007-08

163

72

169

404

278

 PASS%

 99.1%

100%

98.2%

OVERALL 99.1%

 

2008-09

169

72

132

373

221

PASS%

 96.5%

98.5%

89.5%

94.8%

 

2009-10

132

48

155

335

299

 PASS%

 96.8%

99%

91.9%

95.9%

 

2010-11

155

64

163

382

296

PASS%

 100%

100%

100%

100%

 

2011-12

142

34

153

329

268

PASS%

100%

100%

100%

100%

 

2012-13

138

55

126

319

205

PASS%

100%

100%

100%

OVERALL 100%

 

2013-14

117

40

185

342

223

PASS%

100%

100%

100%

OVERALL 100%

 

2014-15

173

52

186

411

278

PASS%

97.1%

100%

98.4%

OVERALL 98.5%

 

 

Rank Holders

 
 

2007 -08

B.A., B.SC

NAME

DEPARTMENT

RANK

SAKEENA SADULLAH B.SC BIOCHEMISTRY I RANK
FATHIMA .U B.SC  MATHS  II RANK
FARZANA BEGUM B.A ECONOMICS III RANK

B.COM

MUMTAZ BEGUM  B.COM  I RANK
NASEEMA BEGUM  B.COM  II RANK
AFREEN BANU.M.A  B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2008-09

B.A., B.SC

NAME

DEPARTMENT

RANK

FAIZA AZAMI B.SC N.D I RANK
AYESHA THASNEEM B.SC  MATHS  II RANK
KATHIJA BANU B.SC  MATHS  III RANK

B.COM

TASNEEM FATHIMA    B.COM  I RANK
FATHIMA SABIHA  B.COM  II RANK
SHAZIA BEGUM.I  B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2009-10

B.A., B.SC

NAME

DEPARTMENT

RANK

CHIYA HAJIRA KAUSER B.SC  C.N.D I RANK
FEROZA YASMIN B.SC BIOCHEMISTRY II RANK
THASNEEM RUMANAH B.SC  MATHS  III RANK

B.COM

ATHIYA PARVEEN  B.COM  I RANK
NIKHATH PARVIN  B.COM  II RANK
RAHMATH.T  B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2010-2011

B.A., B.SC

NAME

DEPARTMENT

RANK

SAYEEDA SALMA B.A ENG.LITT I RANK
SUHELA FEROZ  B.SC N.D II RANK
AMREEN BEGUM B.SC  MATHS  III RANK

B.COM

FAREEHA TASHIN  B.COM  I RANK
SAFIQA IYESHA  B.COM  II RANK
HAROON HASEENA   B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2011-2012

B.A., B.SC

NAME

DEPARTMENT

RANK

T.HAJIRA BEGUM                     B.SC  MATHS  I RANK
RASHIDA BEGUM     B.SC  MATHS  II RANK
FARHANA BEGUM      B.SC  MATHS  III RANK

B.COM

JANNATH FIRDOUSE                   B.COM  I RANK
HISRATH BANU .A       B.COM  II RANK
FAHIM FATHIMA     B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2012-2013

B.A., B.SC

NAME

CLASS

RANK

MEHAJABEEN FATHIMA                     MATHS I RANK
FATHIMA BARKATNISHA CHEMISTRY II RANK
SABIHA.S                                    MATHS II RANK
SYED ALI FATHIMA                                ND III RANK

B.COM

JANNATH FIRDOUSE                   B.COM  I RANK
HISRATH BANU .A       B.COM  II RANK
FAHIM FATHIMA     B.COM  III RANK
 
 

2013-2014

B.A., B.SC

NAME

CLASS

RANK

ASMA DAMDA                    ENG.LITT I RANK
T.FOUZIYA AMREEN CHEMISTRY II RANK
THAIYUBUL FAHMIYA MATHS III RANK

B.COM

JUVAIRIYA ANJUM                 B.COM  I RANK
MEHRUNNISA       B.COM  II RANK
MARIYAM BEE    B.COM  III RANK

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