The Department of Islamic Studies is one of the important departments of the Ghazi University (former Govt. Postgraduate College, D.G. khan). It originated from the former Department of Islamic Studies, Govt. Postgraduate College, Dera Ghazi Khan which started working since 01-10-1986. The present chairman Prof. Muhammad Altaf Khan has assumed his charge on 14-04-2010. The Department has tailored a 2-Year program of M.A. Islamic Studies and BS-4 Year, M. Phil & Ph.D in Islamic Studies very soon after availability of other teaching faculty and classrooms.