Welcome to the Uttara University School of Arts and Social Science. The School of Arts and Social Science is one of the core schools of Uttara University. The school offers classes in English, Bangla, Islamic Studies and Law.
In the School of Arts and Social Sciences core knowledge, skills and general education courses are taught by highly qualified faculties. All of our graduate students receive extensive training in writing, public speaking, critical thinking and research, all of the skills that employers are seeking in today’s graduates.
The Uttara University School of Arts and Social Science maximize student’s success through:
In the School of Arts and Social Science our goal is to prepare students for a dynamic future. Our commitment is to ensure students skills in such a way that they fulfill all the requirements of the employers. As result our graduates are seen as highly desirable candidates who can enter professionally in the work force.
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The Department of English is one of the most prestigious department of Uttara University. It was established in 2003 from the inception of this university. There are nearly 1200 students studying here. The department’s mission is to produce students who are qualified to undertake any task in the field of employment. Co-curricular activities are an integral part of the academic activities. Activities such as debate, theatre, blood donation, games, etc, make the department a lively one. The department of Law started its journey in Uttara University since 2004. This department from the beginning is a popular department in this university. Teachers prepare the students so that they can work in the judiciary, as lawyers, or work as teachers. The department has a moot court which prepares the students for court proceeding by simulation. The department of Bangla was established in 2003. It is one of the oldest department in Uttara University. Bangla department hosts regular international conferences to enhance the learning atmosphere in the department. Other co-curricullaractivities such as folk songs festival, kite flying, PahelaBaishak and many other programmes ensures a rich cultural vibe in its atmosphere. The department of Islamic Studies started from 2003. This is a unique department in this university. Very few private university has an Islamic Studies department. Rich in its teaching standards, Islamic Studies department focuses on imparting knowledge in different Islamic fields such as Islamic Law &Jurisprudence, Islamic scholars, Islamic History, etc.
Department of English Uttara University gives the opportunity at affordable cost to have quality education. This department offers three programs i.e. B.A Honors, MA (Preliminary), MA (Final) in English Language and literature. English being on international language has ample scope in job market. The role played by Latin and French in dissemination of ideas pertaining to all branches and disciplines of knowledge until the medieval period, has gradually been occupied by English. Now English is the language of the day for both life and living. This language gives a student an access into the realms of Shakespeare, Milton, Wordworth, Shelly, Keats and Byron and FT Palgrave’s Golden Treasure.
a)Rich library with online facilities.
b)Well-equipped language lab/club with Audio-visual facilities.
c)English debating club.
d)Centrally air-conditioned, spacious class rooms with multi-media projections.
e)Highly experienced and quality teachers from home and abroad.
f)Regular publication of peer-reviewed academic journal of the department.
g)Regular seminars and symposia conducted by local and overseas scholars.
Four Skills of language i.e., listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing are taught in this department. Our ELT teachers are relentlessly toiling with their students to develop these four skills in them.
a)Foundation course skills
b)Applied linguistic courses including ELT
c)Poetry, Drama, Fiction from Homer to Doris Lessing
New horizons in language like TESL. ESP. CELP are in our vision Uttara University is an exceptional seat of learning with a vision and mission. We want to equip our students with all additional skills which will be useful to them in the long journey of practical life. Modern linguistic methods, especially the latest innovation in the field, are in our priority list. Wide rauge of job facilities in teaching barking, press and electronic media, administration tourism & hotel management, foreign affairs etc.
a) BA (Hons) Programme
1. Minimum two second divisions or one first division and one third division or 4 GPA in SSC & HSC or equivalent examinations.
2. 45% marks in related subject / discipline.
3. Students having break of study can apply.
4. Must attain qualifying marks in the admission test.
b) Post-graduate degree (MA Preliminary & MA Final)
Bachelor degree from a recognized university (National/ International) All students seeking admission must sit for admission test and attain qualifying marks to be decided by Uttara University