Department of Linguistics (Hindi-Urdu)
College of Arts and Sciences
609 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-1030
Web Address: linguistics.buffalo.edu/language_programs
*Not a baccalaureate degree program
Hindi ranks fourth among the languages of the world in the number of people who speak it as a first or second language, behind only Chinese, English, and Spanish. The Hindi courses at the University at Buffalo
also introduce students to its close linguistic relative, Urdu, the official national language of Pakistan.