GHALIB ACADEMY, Registered Society (Registration No. 3888 of (1968 - 69 ) is an educational and cultural institution of National importance. Hakeem Abdul Hameed is founder President of this academy, it was inaugurated on the 22nd February, 1969 by the Late. Dr. Zakir Hussain, President of India. It has been established in memory of MIRZA ASAD ULLAH KHAN GHALIB whose pre eminence in the cherished art of Poetry and Prose is a fact of which we have every reason to be proud
The ACADEMY has a Museum on GHALIB AND HIS AGE, Research Library an Art Gallery Research Section Publication Book Centre (Sales Counter) and Auditorium and Computerized Calligraphy Training Centre in collaboration with the National Council for Promotion of Urdu language (Govt. of India) New Delhi.
The Library of the ACADEMY provide facilities to the Scholars on GHALIB AND HIS AGE and even to the foreign Scholars who benefit from it
Its Museum is replete with exhibits and object recapturing some of the reminiscences and glimpses of the period of GHALIB
The ACADEMY has a community of the Expert to recommend standard Research work to be published in different language .The Publications of GHALIB ACADEMY are considered to be an addition to Scholarship and have won tremendous applause. It has so far published (31) Thirty One our books.
In a short period of 44 years, the ACADEMY has succeeded in achieving recognition from a large number of Noble ,Academicians and Orient lists, not less then 18 of whom are its Honorary Members.
The ACADEMY has an Art Gallery, which has paintings by eminent Artists of the country.
The Auditorium of the ACADEMY is functioning as a forum for education and literary uplift. Distinguished Scholars and renowned personalities visit the ACADEMY and speak on GHALIB AND HIS AGE or any other topic of literature.
The ACADEMY has been visited by thousand of Indian as well Foreign Scholars, Writers, Poets and Academicians , who paid eloquent tributes to its activities and work. Scholars both Indian and foreign have evinced keep interest in the ACADEMY, finding in it wide and rich collection of books which no where else is available.
The ACADEMY is going its best for the development of URDU, one of the languages recognized by the constitution of India on constructive lines with the aims of strengthening National integration and fraternity.
The ACADEMY organizes several Literary and Cultural Programs on famous Urdu Poets like GHALIB and IQBAL etc. It also organizes Seminars, Workshops, Exhibition and Literary meets etc.