Urdu Teaching and Research Centre (UTRC), LUCKNOW

Dedicated towards the promotion, development of Urdu language and literature among non Urdu Speakers, Urdu Teaching and Research Centre (UTRC, LKO) was started on 20th September 1984 at a rented property in Lucknow. On 23rd June 2013, it was moved to its permanent campus at Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow. The centre is well connected to National and State Highways and has major Hotels, Hospitals, Colleges, Government Offices, Shopping malls, etc. in its neighborhood.

Available Amenities

  • The UTRC Lucknow has hostel, classroom, conference hall, dining room, library facilities, etc. for its trainees.


    Offered Course/ Total Seats:

    10-month Diploma in Urdu Language / 30 (Thirty only) [ This course is primarily meant for In-service government Teachers. However, the center may also open this course for other eligible candidates. See prospects for details ]

    Contact Programmes:

    These programs are conducted as case by case basis.

    Other Academic Activities

  • The centers academically and financially collaborates with other Universities, Colleges and other Institutes in the organisations on Seminars, Symposia, Workshops, Training Programmes, BootCamps, etc. meant for the promotion and development of Urdu Language and Literature.

  • The Centre so far has organised 65 workshops, 30 seminars, 72 orientation Courses, 14 NI Camp, 10 Refresher Courses, 6 Contact programs (Correspondence Course in Urdu), 2 and Advisory Programmes. It has also set up 25 Book Corners in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Details of the Publication
    1Dictionary of Persio-Arabic Plurals-in-UrduMaharaj Krishen Koul20118173421145240
    2Urdu Style ManualRajesh Sachdeva20118173420823207
    3A Linguistic Survey of Kashmiri Dialects Vol. IRajesh Sachdeva, Nazir Ahmad Dhar, M. K. Kaul20108173420963184
    4Kulliyat - e- RekhtiDr. Maharaj Krishen Kaul, Dr. Ayaz Ahmad201081-7342-180-3
    5Dictionary of Arabic Derivatives in UrduDr.Maharaj Krishen Kaul2011978-81-7343-101-2
    6Farhang-e-murakkabat-e-ghalibDr. Ghazanfar Ali, Dr. Maharaj Krishen Kaul201281-7343-115-9
    7Pictorial Glossary of Urdu ProverbsDr. Malika Khursid2012978-81-7343-118-0
    8Bibliography of Urdu Lingustics Books Vol. IDr. Maharaj Krishen Kaul, Dr. Mohammad Qamruddin2012978-81-7343-119-7
    9Linguistic Survey of Kashmiri Dialects Vol. IIDr. Maharaj Krishen Kaul, Nazir Ahmad Dhar2012978-81-7343-122-7
    10Intermediate Course Reader in UrduDr. Malika Khursheed2011978-81-7343-104-3
    11Deccani Urdu DictionaryDr. Maharaj Krishen Kaul, Baig Ehsas2012978-81-7343-123-4

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    • Dr. Pankaj Dwivedi
    • Principal i/c
    • Urdu Teaching and Research Centre (UTRC), Lucknow - 226010
    • Phone No: 0522-2204274, Email: pplutrc.lko-ciil@gov.in

    • Sri Rajeev Kumar Vaish
    • LDC
    • Sri Ajay Singh
    • LDC
    • Sri Zafar Ahmad
    • MTS