Maulana Azad National Urdu University has been at the forefront of the development and empowerment of women through education. In this regard efforts were initiated as result the Department of Women Education came into existence under the Directorate of Women education in 2004. Now it is one of the main constituent departments of the University.
The Department has the tradition of imparting education and promoting research on the issues pertaining the need of the hour. The teaching program is focused on the proper blend of quality and relevance. To achieve this updating of syllabi in conformity with the advancement in the subjects has been done regularly. It has been the effort of the department since its inception to establish close relationship between the student and the teacher.
The Department provides PG course M.A., M.Phil and PhD 6 in Urdu medium.