You are here

Urdu Proficiency & Placement

Proficiency

If you want to take the Urdu proficiency exam in order to waive the one-year UW foreign language requirement, please email Professor Jameel Ahmad at jameel7@uw.edu in order to arrange a time for the exam. If you have any questions about the content of the exam, please email him.

We will be charging a $20 fee for this exam. In advance of the exam, please send a check made out to "The Department of Asian Languages and Literature" to the following address:

Department of Asian Languages & Literature
University of Washington
225 Gowen Hall
Box 353521
Seattle, WA 98195-3521

Please see here for IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT TESTING DEADLINES AND POLICIES.

NOTE: You should only arrange a proficiency exam if you wish to waive the one-year foreign language requirement from the College of Arts & Sciences. If you wish to take Urdu classes at UW, please follow the procedures below, under Placement.

Placement

For registered UW students interested in the Urdu language and would like to start or continue their studies, send an email to the Urdu language instructor Jameel Ahmad at jameel7@uw.edu with your (1) name, (2) student ID #, (3) e-mail address.

 The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. If you are a student with a documented disability and need to request disability accommodation(s) for your interview, please contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance of your scheduled interview date at: 206.543.6450/V, 206.543.6452/TTY, 206.685.7264 (FAX), or e-mail at dso@uw.edu.

Share