Center for Religious Studies started functioning in May 2008. Initially, the Center was launched in a rented building nearby the Main Campus. Now a days, it is operating in the Main Campus. Besides teaching of Islamic Studies (Compulsory) at BS level in various departments of the University, CRS offers MA, M. Phil (2 Years) & Ph.D (3 Years Program) in Arabic & Islamic Studies.
First batch of M. Phil & Ph. D scholars were enrolled in the semester of Fall 2009. Subsequently, in the next semester Master of Islamic Studies classes were inaugurated.