Kashmir is the land of unique and charismatic beauty, ancient literature, glorious culture, languages, religions, arts and crafts, music and dance.
The department of Art & Design started functioning in 1980, bearing the name of University College of Textile Designing in Old Campus, Muzaffarabad. It is the only institution of its kind in Azad Kashmir. The Department of Art and Design has launched the four-year program of BFA. This program is being conducted under the Semester System comprising eight semesters. A unique feature of this program is that it represents a balanced blend of classical and modern trends,theoretical and practical knowledge related to the field of Art and Design. For effective exploitation of experience, skills, technical knowledge of teaching staff and to impart training to the students, the following three disciplines have been introduced;
Bachelor in Textile Design 4-year Program
Bachelor in Graphics Design 4-year Program
Bachelor in Painting 4-year Program.
Facilities are provided to the students to bring the level of our education at par with National College of Arts, Lahore. Latest courses are offered in accordance with the recommendations of Higher Education Commission. Having passed this course a vast field of opportunities is open to those who are keen to carry on with their academic pursuits.
The Department of Art & Design has great potential to expand in diverse fields/ subjects which are of great relevance to the present day needs of the work market. It has been set up with an aim to provide the students with the best academic life to meet the challenges of practical lifein the relevant field of profession.
Mrs. Fatia Shahzadi
M. Phil (Pak), MFA (India)
Phone: +92 5822-920775
Mrs. Safina Latif, M.Phil (Pak) MFA (Pak)
Mrs. Rukhsna Riaz, M.A Fine Arts (Pak), (on study leave)
Mr. Jahanzaib Khan Afridi, M.Phil (Pak) MFA (Pak)
Mr. Shahnawaz Chishti, MFA (Pak)
Ms. Sidra Khwaja BFA (Pak)
Mrs. Abida Hanif, MFA (Pak)
Mrs. Fatima Yaqoob, M.Phil (Pak) MFA (Pak)
Mr. Kh. Amir Rasheed, M.Phil (continued) MFA (Pak)
Mr. WaqasTanvir, M.Phil (Pak) MFA (Pak)
Ms. Maria Khalid, M.Phil (Pak) BFA (Pak)