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Dr. K. Mohammed Ali Askar

Flat No. 5 C, J.M. Residency Apartments, Mele Thampanoor, GPO, Thiruvananthapuram- 695001


Assistant Professor

Dept. of Arabic, University College



Arabic Language & Literature


  • Ph.D. in Arabic, University of Calicut, March 2008
  •  M.A. (Arabic), University of Calicut, June 1999, 66 %, I Class
  •   B.A. (Afzal Ulama), University of Calicut, June 1997, 49 %, III Class



  •  Ph. D. in Arabic, University of Calicut, 2008 :  "A comparative study of Jubran Khahlil Jubran with Michael Naimy"


  • University College, Thiruvananthapuram, 01/07/2009 onwards, Teaching  in  M.Phil, P.G &U.G. Level
  • Maharajas College , Ernakulam, 2 years, 2007-2009, Teaching  in PG and  U.G. Level
  • Government College, Kasargod , Guest Lecturer, 5 Years, 2000-2005, Teaching  in PG and  U.G. Level 
  • Maharaja’s College , Ernakulam, Guest Lecturer, 2 years, 2005- 2007, Teaching  in PG and  U.G. Level  


  • SangeethamMalayalam Translation of "al-Musiqa" by Khalil Jibran, Mathrubhumi Books, September 2018


  • Poetry by Abdul Wahhab al-Bayyati (Malayalam Translation), Samakalika Malayalam Weekly, 2020 March 9, PP 10-13
  • Poetry by Intizar Khadar Addinan & Furat Isbar (Malayalam Translation), Janashakthi Fortnightly, 2019 November 16-30, PP 56-57
  • "Vayal Pookkalodu Ilam Kattu Parayunnathu"(Malayalam), Mathrubhumi Daily Weekend, 2018 May 27
  • Adonis' Poetry: "Bairutinu Abhivaadyam"(Malayalam Translation), Janashakthi Fortnightly, 2015 November 16-30, PP 68-69
  • Bhaashaandarappedaan Visammathikkunna Vivarthanaanubhoothikal (Malayalam)Mathrubhumi Books Journal, Issue 20, January-February 2015, PP 5-9, Mathrubhumi Books
  • Adonis' Poetry: "Pravasageetham" (Malayalam Translation)Mathrubhumi Books Journal, Issue 20, January-February 2015, PP 10-11, Mathrubhumi Books
  • Adonis' Poetry: Marubhoomi (Malayalam Translation)Sanghashabdam, ISSN 2321-9106, June-July 2015, PP 55-58, Association of Kerala Government College Teachers (AKGCT)
  • "Randu Kavikalude Mahaa Deshathil" (Malayalam), Varadya Madhyamam, 12 April 2015
  • "Khalil Jibran: Pratibhayude Analpamaya Aazhapparappu" (Malayalam), Middle East Chandrika, 3rd Annual Issue, 2014
  • Khalil Jibran : Kavyadamshanametta Pravachakan (Malayalam), Sanghashabdam, ISSN 2321-9106, February 2014, PP 38-41, Association of Kerala Government College Teachers (AKGCT)
  • Khalil Gibran : a painterly writer, Proceedings of 89th Orientation Programme, Published by Academic Staff College, University of Culcutta, July 2011


  • Directed Single episode Short film which telecast on  Doordharshan, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Directed 14 minutes Documentary film for Rescue foundation , Bangalore 
  • Directed 5 minutes short film “almighty” which screened in some national film festivals.
  • Worked as Associate Directed in a number of Documentary Films of State Institute of Education Technology, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Main Role Played in  2 Telefilms  of Doordarshan , Thiruvananthapuram
  • Written script for a number of Corporate Films and Documentaries.


  • National Seminar on Arabic language and Literature, 2003, Dept. of Arabic, Government College, Kasargod
  • Workshop on Cinematography : different lighting methods, 2003, November Kerala Kalapeedam and Malayala Kalagrammam , Mahe
  • International Seminar on Democratic & secular Education, 4-6 December, 2008, Ministry of ducation & Culture, Govt. of Kerala
  • Workshop on Art Appreciation, September 2004, Lalitha Kala Academy of Kerala
  •  Orientation on UG restructuring, Women’s College, TVM, 10/12/2009
  • 89th Orientation Programme, Academic Staff College, University of Culcutta, July 2011


  • International Webinar on Contemporary Arabic Literature in the Gulf Countries, Saturday, 31 December 2022, Zoom Meeting
    • International Webinar on Contemporary Arabic Literature in the Levant Countries, Saturday, 27 November  2021, Zoom Meeting
    • Webinar on the Release of 'Keralavum Arabiyum' Platinum Jubilee Souvenir of Department of Arabic10 April 2021, Zoom Platform
    • Webinar on World Arabic Day & Release of Majalla al-Aasima, Vol. 12,  20 December, 2020, Zoom Platform
      • International Webinar on Arabic Literature in Maghreb Countries, Saturday, 12 December, 2020, Google Meet
      • National Seminar on Contemporary Women's Literature in Arabic, 27-28 November 2019, Department of Arabic, University College.
      • Symposium on Arabic Journalism in Kerala, 17 December 2018, Department of Arabic, University College.
      • National Seminar on Contemporary Arab Novel: Issues & Experiences, 28-29 November 2018, Department of Arabic, University College.
      • National Seminar on Translation: Domestication & Foreignisation, 28-30 November 2017, Department of Arabic, University College.
      • Lecture Series on Indo-Arab Literature, 09 March 2017, Dept. of Arabic, University College
      • National Seminar on Kerala & Arabic Language: Science, Culture, Education and Literature, 01-03 March 2017, Dept. of Arabic, University College
      • National Seminar on African Literature in Arabic, 20-21 December 2016, Dept. of Arabic, University College
        • National Seminar on Arabic Language and Literature in Kerala: Evolution & Challenges, Department of Arabic, University College, Thiruvananthapuram, January 5-6, 2016
        • National Seminar on Contemporary Arab Theatre, 18/12/2014, Dept. of Arabic, University College
        • 3 Day University Level Workshop for revising the scheme & syllabi of BA Arabic (Private) and BA Afsal-ul-Ulama programmes of University of Kerala, organized by the Board of Studies in Arabic (Pass), at Department of Arabic, University College, Thiruvananthapuram, 27-29 December, 2012
        • National Seminar on the Dynamics of Interaction between Arabic and Indian Regional Languages, 18/12/2012, Dept. of Arabic, University College
        • National Seminar on the Arab Spring: Perspectives of the Popular Uprisings in the Arab World, 27/03/2012, Dept. of Arabic, University College
        • One Day Seminar on Arabic: Language , Literature & Education, in observing the International Arabic Day on 18/12/2010, Centenary Hall, University College
        • Workshop cum Orientation programme on the First Degree Programme in Arabic under   CBCSS, 02-03/07/2010, Dept. of Arabic, University College 
        • National Seminar on Post Modern trends in contemporary Arabic literature, 21/10/2009, Dept. of Arabic, University College


        • Member, Executive Committee, State Institute of Educational Technology (SIET), Govt. of Kerala.
        • State Assistant Nodel Officer : EDUSAT Programme, Govt. of Kerala (2010-11) 
        • Convenor : Expert committee in Arabic,  M.G. University
        • Member : PG Board of Studies (Arabic), University of Kerala.  
        • Additional Chief Superintend : M.G. University off campus examinations, Kottayam.
        • Member : Arabic Teachers’ Examination Board.
        • Member : Arabic Expert Committee, MG. University, Kottayam.
        • Executive Member    : Cochin Film Society, Cochin
        • Resource Person : SIEMAT, Thiruvananthapuram.
        • Secretary, Association of Kerala Government College Teachers State Committee 2013-2014
        • Editor, Sanghasabdam,  Journal of AKGCT 2012-13, 2016       


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