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Dr.Shahnawaz Alam




Academic Qualification


Ph.D. (Urdu Language and Literature), 2009, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.

NET (National Eligibility Test) Qualified Three Times, Conducted by UGC, New Delhi.

Master of Arts (Urdu Language and Literature), 2002, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P., India. [Marks Obtained: 65.00%; First Class].

B. A. (Hons) Urdu Language and Literature, 2000, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P., India. [Marks Obtained: 74.00%; First Class].


Trained in


World Literature, especially Modern Urdu Poetry, Modern Fiction (Urdu, Hindi, English, French, Persian) and Linguistics.


Position held


Now working as Research Assistant (junior) at LDC-IL, Central institute Of Indian Languages (CIIL) Mysore.

1 Year School Teaching Experience.


Presented/Participation in professional conferences/
seminars/ workshops


  • “Literature in SAARC Countries”, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 2005.

  • Various Seminars attended at Aligarh Muslim University during 1997 to 2009.

  • 40 Days Workshop on “New Linguistic Survey of India” at CIIL, Mysore in 2007.

  • Urdu Academy Workshop New Delhi. 2005.

  • 21 Days Workshop on “Language Contacts in South Asia” at CIIL in 2010.

  • 3 Days “South Asian Language Analysis (SALA)” Conference at CIIL, Mysore in 2010.

  • 2 Days National Seminar on “POS Tagging in Indian Languages” at LDC-IL, CIIL, Mysore in 2011.

  • 4 Days International Conference on “Natural Language Processing (ICON 2011)” at AU-KBC Research Centre, Anna University, Chennai in 2011.

  • Presented Paper “Developing Morphological Analyzer for Urdu” in All India Conference of Linguists (AICL) at Punjabi University, Chandigarh in 2011.

  • Attended and delivered lecture on “Natural Language Processing for Odia Language” in Bhubaneshwar 2012.

  • Attended and delivered lecture on “Natural Language Processing for Urdu Language” in Lucknow 2012.

  • Attended and delivered lecture on “Parts of Speech Tagging” in University of Assam, Silchar, Assam 2013.

  • Took part in Organizing “1st International Conference of Linguistic Society of India (ICOLSI) 27th -29th 2013 at Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore.

  • Participated in First National Education day Celebration at CIIL, Mysore.

  • Participated in “Teaching, Learning and Testing in Urdu” at NTS, CIIL, Mysore.

  • Delivered lecture on “Linguistic Structure across Languages” in “Internship Program on Lan-guage Technology” at LDC-IL, CIIL, Mysore.

  • Presented paper on the topic “Iqbal ka tasauwar-e-harkat-o-amal” in one day national seminar on “Allama Iqbal: Fikr-o-Paigham”, conducted by Hazrat syed Abdullah Basheban Academy, Belgaum (Karnataka), in 26th April, 2015.


Residential address


2/1, 6th Main, 1st Cross,
Vinayakanagar, Jayalakshmipuram,
Mysore - 570012, Karnataka.


Mother tongue




Other Languages known


English , Hindi, Persian (Read & Write), Arabic(Read & Write).

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