Intermediate Urdu

We have an Intermediate/Advanced Urdu Group Course starting on Wednesday 6th November, 6:30 – 8 pm and running Wednesdays and Fridays at those times. Please contact to arrange an assessment of your level and to register.

Take your Urdu skills to the next level in our Intermediate Urdu class. In this course you practice what you have learned in the Basic Urdu course and by the end of it you will be able to write formal letters in Urdu; read complicated stories in Urdu; express your thoughts, opinions, desires, past experiences, and plans for the future; and you will be able to successfully complete a range of grammar exercises covering over 95% of the language’s possible grammar constructions. Take this class and begin to appreciate Urdu’s finer details as you progress towards fluency.


  • Urdu: An Essential Grammar by Ruth Laila Schmidt-2004
  • Introductory Urdu (Volumes I & II) by C. M. Naim-2011 (Available for Purchase at Zabaan; Price Rs 290)
  • Urdu: Readings in Literary Urdu Prose by Gopi Chand Narang-2001 (Available for Purchase at Zabaan; Price: Rs 150)
  • Short stories and handouts created by Zabaan to specifically correspond to each grammar lesson

Prerequisites: Basic Urdu

Total Number of Classes: 60 (each class being 1.5 hours)