Full Name: Dr. Gulnaz Arshad ڈاکٹر گل ناز ارشد
Dr. Gulnaz Arshad, an inspiring Hindkowan female linguist, belongs to the Hindkowan community
of the ancient city of Peshawar.
With a profound love for the Urdu language, she has emerged as a
prominent figure in the field of linguistic research.
Driven by a persistent hunt of knowledge, Gulnaz has graced the academic community
with her immense contributions.
Dr. Gulnaz Arshad’s intellectual journey has been marked by a remarkable feat of 24 Published Research Articles.
She has also penned a research book which stands as a beacon of her scholarly competence.
Besides Urdu, as Gulnaz Arshad is a true Hindkowan so her love for mother tongue is also not hidden.
Dr. Gulnaz Arshad is a wonderful lady and a true example for the Hindkowan ladies who wish to have a career based success.
Father Name: Taj-Ul-Malook Khan
Mother Name: Saltant Begum
- Shoukat Ali Khan
- Sohail Ali Khan
- Professor Imran
- Durr e Mehtab
Date of Birth
20th March 1969
- Ph. D. (Urdu) University of Peshawar
- M. Phil. (Urdu) University of Peshawar
- M. A. (Urdu) 1st Division University of Peshawar
- B. A. Frontier College for Women Peshawar
- F. A. Frontier College for Women Peshawar
Dr. Arshad Javed
- Abdul Moeiz Arshad
- Mahin Arshad
- Professor at Jinnah College for Women, University of Peshawar
- Popular Teacher with Strong Command on Subject
Achievements & Awards
- Certificate of Comparative Linguistic organized by the Department of Computer Science on 14th March, 1995
- Certificate of attending a course in Urdu by the Department of Learning Innovation Peshawar
- University from April 25th to 30th April 2005 organized by HEC Islamabad
- Certificate of attending Staff Development Course from 28th August to 22nd September, 2006 held at IER University of Peshawar, organized by Higher Education Commission Pakistan
- Certificate of Research Methodology, Endnotes and Statistical Software in Research organized by PUTA on 3rd November 2011at Teachers’ Community Center, University of Peshawar
- Certificate of attending Three Days National Convention on Women Empowerment from 15th November, 2016 to 17th November, 2016 organized by Pakistan Academy for Rural Development Peshawar
- Certificate of Speaker (Three Sessions) at 2ndDosti Peshawar Literature Festival 2023 organized by the Institute of Education and Research University of Peshawar
Workshops and Seminars
- Delivered lecture on “Hindko Literature” in a workshop for young women writers Forum in College of Home Economics from 30th September to 1st October 2014.
- Attended workshop on “How can we promote the literature and culture of our mother language on 16th June 2015 at Gandhara Hindko Board
- Presented paper “HindkowanTareemtan da Kirdar” in Hindko Women Conference on 11th October 2015 organized by Gandhara Hindko Board at Archives Library, Peshawar.
- Presented paper on “Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ke Teen NomaindaKhahkaNigar” in 3rd International Hindko Conference from 20th November to 22nd November, 2015
- Attended Seminar on “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030 organized by the Gandhara Hindko Board Pakistan, Peshawar on 8th March, 2017
- Received Merit Certificate of Best Performance in 2021-2022 from the Principal Jinnah College
- Co-Authored Urdu Text book for 9th and 10th classes, that were taught throughout KPK from 2001 to 2013
- Published 24 Research Articles in HEC Approved Journals
- Gandhara Hindko Board Peshawar published my book “Suba Sarhad Mai Khaka Nigari صوبہ سرحد میں خاکہ نگاری” . Content of this book are included in other books also.
- Second book “Zahoor Ahmad Awan Behasiat Mohaqiq ظہور احمد اعوان بحیثیت محقق” is in pipeline and will soon be published.
- Served as Editor of “Hasday Wasde Log ہسدے وسدے لوگ” written by the well-known author Dr. Syed Amjid Hussain (USA)
- Serving as an Evaluator of Ph. D, M. Phil. and M.A. dissertation of University of Peshawar and Qurtuba University Since 2017.
- Served as Advisor in Public Service Commission interviews conducted for recruitment of Lecturers in Higher Education Department.
Institutions Affiliated With
University of Peshawar
Gandhara Hindko Academy Peshawar
* Source for this information is Dr. Gulnaz Arshad