DEPARTMENT OF ISLAMIC HISTORY

The department Islamic History was started in the academic year 1995 with B.A degree course in Islamic History with complimentary subject of Linguistics and Indian History. The department is led by the eminent faculty members including a research guide affiliated to the University of Kerala. The faculties are very active in teaching, publishing articles and books. Students from this department secured top ranks at university level in several years.Considering the high demand of the course, the enrolling number is extended to fifty-five. The department conducts periodic test papers for every class covering each module.The PTA (Parents and Teachers Association) meetings are regularly conducted to provide a platform to discuss about the academic performance and other activities of the students. The department hears the grievances and complaints from our students and solve their problems through counselling. Apart from this, seven students from this department already achieved the envious position of UGC level college lectures in the state.

Vision and Mission

Mission

To impart deep knowledge to students about prophetic mission, contributions of pious caliphs and other important Islamic dynasties in the world, Islamic rule in medieval India, genesis and spread of Islam in Kerala, revivalism in Islam, political thought and human rights in Islam, West Asian problems and Islamic economic system.

Vision

The programme aims to give an awareness about the historic perspective of Islam.

Programme objectives

The programme intends to familiarize the students about the life and mission of prophet Muhammad [PBUH], period of glorious caliphs, spread of Islam in the world, west Asian problems, Islamic law and Islamic Economic system based on Quran   and Hadith.

Programme outcome

  • The programme provides information regarding the eventful life and mission of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)
  • The programme provides depth knowledge to students regarding the greatest glory of khilafath.
  • The programme imparts the knowledge about the Umayyah, Abbasid, Ottoman and other Islamic dynasties in the world.
  • The programme gives an idea about Islamic economic system.
  • The programme gives an awareness about the genesis of major issues in west Asia.

Head of the Department

Abdul Hashim. S

Associate Professor & Head, Department of Islamic History

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