Ms. Zeba Tamkanat Moazzam and Mr Muhammedali.P, scholars in the University of Hyderabad (UoH) have been accepted for the direct exchange programme at Freie Universität Berlin from 2 October to 31 December 2018.

Ms. Zeba Tamkanat Moazzam, M.Phil student is working under the supervision of Professor M.T. Ansari, Centre for Comparative Literature, School of Humanities and Muhammedali is a student of M.Phil, Political Science, working under Prof; Arun Kumar Patnaik in the Department of Political Science, School of Social Sciences.

Tamkanat will be working under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Schirin Amir-Moazami, Berlin Graduate Schools Muslim Cultures and Societies. She will be working in the Institute of Islamic Studies at the Free University, Berlin and her research work is on Islamic Feminism with Major focus on the politics of piety.

Muhammedali will be working under the supervision of Dr. Islam Dayeh, Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies, Director of Research Group “Arabic Philology and Textual Practices in the Early Modern Period”. He will be also working in the institute of Islamic Studies on “Initiatives of Political Reconciliation; Prophet Muhammed’s engagements with inter community conflicts”.