Central University: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)

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Sir Syed Ahmed Khan who was a social activist regarding issues of Mohammedan Community in India initiated to bring into existence Aligarh Muslim University which is in Aligarh, a city in Uttar Pradesh, India. Initially, under the Calcutta University this Anglo-Oriental Mohammadan College was set up as a residential seat of learning, which later got affiliated to the Allahabad University in 1885.

AMU Profile

The University currently offers over 250 courses covering mostly all branches of education with a student strength of over thirty thousand which includes students coming from countries like Africa and some parts of Asia. It also has more than 80 departments and 2000 teachers and faculty members.

AMU Faculties

The main faculties for courses offered in Aligarh Muslim University belong to various fields.

  1. Faculty of Agriculture

  2. Faculty of Arts

  3. Faculty of Commerce

  4. Faculty of Law

  5. Faculty of Life Science

  6. Faculty of Management Study and Research

  7. Faculty of Medicine & Dental Field

  8. Faculty of Science

  9. Faculty of Social Science

  10. Faculty of Theology

  11. Faculty of Unani Medicine Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit.

Schools under AMU

Some schools also function under the Aligarh Muslim University:

  1. Abdullah Nursery School

  2. A. B. K Union High School

  3. Ahmadi School for Blind

  4. AMU Girls High School

  5. City Girls High School

  6. City High School

  7. S. T S High School, Senior Secondary School (Boys) and Senior Secondary School (Girls).

Affiliated Institutes

Some of the institutes affiliated to the Aligarh Muslim University are:

  1. A K Tibbiya College

  2. Dr. Ziauddin Ahmad Dental College

  3. J N Medical College

  4. Women's College

  5. Z H College of Engineering and Technology.

Contact Details

  • Address: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh-202002
  • University Telephone Exchange: 2700920 − 2700922

For examination purposes, the Controller of Examinations, Aligarh Muslim University can be contacted at: Office of the Controller of Examinations Administrative Block.

Aligarh Muslim University.

Aligarh-202002 (U. P).

Website: AMU