Welcome To Department of German

HOD Message

Mr. Muhammad Munawar


For more than forty five years German department of National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad is serving with the most qualified and the best professionally trained faculty in Pakistan to promote German Language and to facilitate people from different walks of life to acquire German language proficiency according to their requirements.

We offer Language courses of various levels for professional and non-professional candidates, who require to have certain level of language proficiency for study, business or family visa. 

Special short preparatory courses of levels A1 and A2 are regularly offered every ten weeks throughout the year to accommodate candidates, who have an urgent need for learning German Language.

German Department, NUML is the only place in Pakistan, where Bachelor, Master and Mphil/Phd Programs in German Language are offered.

In collaboration with Goethe Institute, the embassy of federal republic of Germany and DAAD we not only provide our students the best possible opportunity and environment to have quality education in congenial learning conditions, but also to give them the chance to become acquainted with the socio-cultural peculiarities and differences even before they land on the German soil.

German Department serves as exam center of Goethe Institute, Karachi, and facilitates its own candidates and the candidates from any other institutions to take all internationally recognized exams for assessing German Language competency level at NUML, Islamabad. The exams are conducted every 10 weeks by the Goethe Institute, Karachi in the German Department, NUML, Islamabad. The exam date is advertised almost one month prior to the exam on the NUML webpage www.numl.edu.pk. German Department also facilitates the candidates to get them registered for these exams.

I and the rest of the faculty of German department look forward to welcome you personally on your visit to our University. I am positive that learning German would be one of the most culturally enriching and exciting experiences, you have so far gathered in your life.

Wir wünschen Ihnen alles Gute!

We wish you all the best!


German Department is one of the pioneer departments of NUML established in 1969 under its former status as NIML (national institute of modern languages). This department provides an interdisciplinary framework for the study of German language, literature, history and culture of Germany and parts of the world in which German is an important medium of communication. Since its beginning various functional and degree courses are being offered such as certificate, diploma, advance diploma, diploma in interpretership, BS, MA etc with qualified teachers.

Our Vision

To become a center of excellence for innovative teaching and promoting research in German language, literature and culture.

Our Mission

To foster communicative competence through creative pedagogy in German language and literature and to create diverse opportunities in German studies for academic and professional life.