Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) –  A great visionary and social reformer, Sir Syed Ahmad Khand founded the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh in 1877. His objective was to build a college in tune with the British education system without compromising its Islamic values. AMU was initially affiliated to University of Calcutta and later got affiliated to the University of Allahabad in 1885. In 1907, a School for girls was established. In 1920 the university was transformed into Aligarh Muslim University. The University has a unique position among the universities and institution of higher learning in India.

The University spread over 467.6 hectares in the city of Aligarh. AMU offers more than 300 courses in the traditional and modern branches of education. Students across India, and from other countries especially West Asia, Africa and Southeast Asia studies in the University. AMU has reserve seats in some courses for students from SAARC and Commonwealth Countries. The university gate is open to all community, gender, and creed. AMU hold 8th  positions among the top 20 research universities in India. There more than 28,000 students, and some 5,610 non-teaching staff on its rolls.

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)

There are 12 faculties comprising 98 teaching departments, 3 academic and 15 centres and institutes. AMU maintains one primary, two senior secondary schools for boys and girls and seven high schools including one for the visually challenged. The courses are also offered in Western languages, Oriental and Indian. The mode of instruction is primarily English.

AMU: Faculties

There are 13 faculties comprising 98 teaching department. Check the name of 13 faculties

  • Faculty of Agriculture Sciences
  • Faculty of Management
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Engineering & Technology
  • Faculty of Theology
  • Faculty of Life Science
  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of International Studies

AMU: Teaching Departments

Students check here Aligarh Muslim University teaching departments faculty wise.

Faculty Departments
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences Agricultural Economics & Business Management
Post-Harvest Engineering & Technology
Plant Protection
Agriculture Microbiology
Home Science
Faculty of Management Studies & Research Business Administration
New Management Complex
Faculty of Arts Arabic
Fine Arts
Modern Indian Languages
Faculty of Medicine Anatomy
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Community Medicine
Ortho Laryngology (ENT)
Forensic Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Orthopaedic Surgery
Paediatric Surgery
Plastics Surgery
Radio Diagnosis
Radio Therapy
TB & Diseases
Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral Pathology / Oral Medicine & Radiology
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Periodontic and Community Dentistry
Paediatrics & Preventive Dentistry
Prosthodontics and Dental Material
Faculty of Engineering & Technology Applied Physics
Applied Chemistry
Applied Mathematics
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Petroleum Studies
Faculty of Theology Shia Theology
Sunni Theology
Faculty of Life Sciences Biochemistry
Wildlife Sciences
Faculty of Commerce Commerce
Faculty of Social Science Economics
Islamic Studies
Library and Information Sciences
Mass Communication
Physical Education
Political Science
Social Work
Faculty of Sciences Chemistry
Computer Science
Statistics and Operations Research
Interdisciplinary Department of Remote Sensing and GIS Application
Faculty of Unani Medicine Amraz e Jild Wa Zohrawia
Amar e Niswan Wa Aftal
Ilaj bit Tadbeer
Ilmul Advia
Ilmul Amraz
Tahaffuzi a Samaji Tib
Tashreehul Badan
Tashreeh a Munafe ul Aza
Faculty of Law Law
Faculty of International Studies West Asian Studies and North African Studies
Chinese Studies
South Asia and Indian Ocean Region Studies
Asia – Pacific Studies
American & European Studies
Strategic & Security Studies
Foreign Languages
South African & Brazilian Studies

AMU: Schools

The University maintains a number of Schools. AMU also has a school for visually challenged. Check the name of AMU School

  • S.T.S School
  • AMU City School
  • AMU Girls School
  • Saiyyid Hamid Senior Secondary School (Boys)
  • Senior Secondary School (Girls)
  • City Girls Hogh School (Qazi Para)
  •  Ahmadi School for the Visually Challenged
  • AMU ABK High School (Boys)
  • AMU ABK High School (Girls)
  • Abdullah School

AMU: Colleges

Aligarh Muslim University maintains 7 Colleges. Check the name of the colleges.

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College
  2. Zakir Hussain Engineering Colleges
  3. Women’s Colleges
  4. Dr Z.A. Dental Colleges
  5. Ajmal Khan Tibbiya College
  6. Academic Staff College
  7. Community College

AMU: Institutes

Check Here institute name.

  • Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit
  • Institute of Opthalmology
  • Institute of Persian Research

AMU: Courses Offered

AMU offers various like M.Phil, PhD, Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Post M.A./M.Sc. Diploma/ Post PG Diploma, PG Diploma, Diploma / Advance Diploma, Senior Secondary School Certificate, Part Time course, and Bridge courses in the departments of various  Faculties. Check the name of the course.

Faculty Courses
Master’s Degree Courses
Agricultural Sciences M.Sc. (Agriculture) Microbiology
M.Sc. (Agriculture) Entomology
M.Sc. (Agriculture) Pathology
M.Tech in Agricultural Process & Food Engg.
MBA Agribusiness
M.Sc. (Home Sc.) (For Girls only)
Arts M.A. Arabic
M.A. Persian
M.A. Sanskrit
M.A. Malayalam
M.A. Telugu
M.A. Tamil
M.A. Bengali
M.A. Linguistics
M.A. Philosophy
M.A. Urdu
M.A. Hindi
M.A. Hindi Translation
M.A. English
M.A. English Language Teaching
Language of Advertising Media and Market
M.F.A. (Master of Fine Arts)
Commerce M.Com
Master of Financial Management (MFM)
Master of Tourism & Travel Management (MTTM)
Master Degree in Human Resource Management (MHRM)
Master Degree in Insurance & Risk Management (MRIM)
Engineering & Technology M.Tech. Chemical Engineering
M.Tech Civil Engineering
M.Tech Electrical Engineering
M.Tech Electronics Engineering
M.Tech Mechanical Engineering
M.Tech Petroleum Studies
M.Tech Nanotechnology
M.Tech Computer Engineering
M.Sc. Polymer Science & Technology
Life Sciences M.Sc. Biotechnology
M.Sc. Biochemistry
M.Sc. Zoology
M.Sc. Botany
M.Sc. Wildlife Science
M.Sc. Museology
M.Sc. Biodiversity Studies & Management
Management Studies & Research Master of Business Administration (MBA)
MBA (International Business)
Medicine MD
PG Diploma Courses
M.Ch (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Master of Dental Science
Science Master in Computer Science and Application
M.Sc. Applied Geology
M.Sc. Chemistry
M.Sc. Physics
M.Sc. Industrial Chemistry
M.Sc. / M.A. Geography
M.Sc. / M.A. Mathematics
M.Sc. / M.A. Statistics
M.Sc. / M.A. Operations Research
M.Sc. / M.A. Remote Sensing & GIS Application
Social Sciences M.A. Economics
M.A. Education
M.A. History
M.A. Islamic Studies
M.A. Political Science
M.A. Public Administration
M.A. Human Rights
M.A. Psychology
M.A. Sociology
M.A. Women’s Studies
M.Lib I.Sc.
M.A. Mass Communication
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Master of Physical Edu. (M.P.Ed)
Theology M.A. Shia / Sunni
Unani Medicine Mahir-e-Tib / Mahir-e-Jarahat
International Studies M.A. International & West Asian Studies
M.A. Chinese
M.A. French
M.A. German
M.A. Russian & Spanish
Bachelor’s Degree Courses
Agricultural Sciences B.Sc. (Agricultural) Under Self Financing Scheme
B.Sc. (Hons) Home Science (Only for female)
Arts B.A. (Hons) Arabic
B.A. (Hons) English
B.A. (Hons) Communicative English
B.A. (Hons) Geography
B.A. (Hons) Hindi
B.A. (Hons) Linguistics
B.A. (Hons) Persian
B.A. (Hons) Philosophy
B.A. (Hons) Sanskrit
B.A. (Hons) Urdu
B.A. (Hons) Quranic Studies
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
K.A. Zimania Centre for Quranic Studies B.A. Quranic Studies
Commerce B.Com (Hons)
Engineering & Technology B.Arch
B.Tech Chemical Engineering
B.Tech Civil Engineering
B.Tech Computer Engineering
B.Tech Electronics Engineering
B.Tech Electrical Engineering
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering
B.Tech Petrochemical Engineering
B.E. (Evening) Civil Engineering
B.E. (Evening) Electrical Engineering
B.E. (Evening) Mechanical Engineering
Life Sciences B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry
B.Sc. (Hons) Botany
B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology
Medicine MBBS
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy Technology (BRTT)
Science B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry
B.Sc. (Hons) Geography
B.Sc. (Hons) Geology
B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics
B.Sc. (Hons) Physics
B.Sc. (Hons) Statistics
B.Sc. (Hons) Industrial Chemistry
B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Application
Social Sciences B.A. (Hons) Economics
B.A. (Hons) Education
B.A. (Hons) Geography
B.A. (Hons) History
B.A. (Hons) Islamic Studies
B.A. (Hons) Political Science
B.A. (Hons) Psychology
B.A. (Hons) Sociology
B.A. (Hons) Women’s Studies
B.A. (Hons) Social Work
Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.)
Theology B.A (Hons) Shia / Sunni
Unani Medicine Kamil-e-Tib-o-Jarahat (BUMS)
PG Diploma Courses
Arts PG Diploma in Mass Communication (Urdu)
Pre MFA (Bridge Course)
Commerce PG Diploma in banking
PG Diploma in Risk & Insurance Management
PG Diploma in Business Finance
Management Studies & Research PG Diploma in Islamic Banking and Finance
Science PG Diploma in hydrogeology
Social Sciences PG Diploma in Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies
Centre of Professional Courses PG Diploma Public Relations
PG Diploma Taxation
PG Diploma Electronic
PG Diploma Data Processing & Machine Operation
PG Diploma Applied Art
PG Diploma Criminology & Criminal Administration
PG Diploma Company Law, Banking & Insurance
PG Diploma Gem Testing & Jewellery Design
PG Diploma Horticulture
PG Diploma Journalism
PG Diploma Lab Technology(Physical & Chemical)
PG Diploma Labour Law & Labour Relations
PG Diploma Museology
PG Diploma Pest Management
PG Diploma Biology Laboratory Techniques
PG Diploma Environmental Chemistry
PG Diploma Food Analysis
PG Diploma Hospitality Management (Self Finance)
Post M.A. / M.Sc Diploma / Post PG Diploma Courses
Arts Post M.A. Diploma in Urdu Translation
Social Science Post PG in Human Resource Development & Management
Post PG Dip in Counselling and Health Management
Diploma / Advanced Diploma Courses
Engineering & Technology Advanced PG Diploma in Nanotechnology
Advance Diploma in Interior Decoration(For Girls)
Advance Diploma in Food Technology
Advance Diploma in Environmental Engineering
Diploma in Engineering
Diploma (for Girls)
Medicine Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery
Diploma Courses through CET
Social Science Diploma in Teaching
Senior Secondary School Certificate
Senior Secondary School Certificate (Science)
Senior Secondary School Certificate(Humanities/Commerce)
Part Time Course
Arts Advanced Diploma in Translation
Diploma in Proficiency in Languages
Diploma in Urdu Electronic Media
Certificate of Proficiency in Language
Certificate in Urdu Electronic Media
Social Sciences Diploma in Turkish
Certificate in Turkish
International Studies Diploma in West Asian Studies
K.A. Nizami Centre for Quranic Studies Certificate courses (for male only)
Career Planning Centre (Women’s College) Certificate Courses for bonafide women students (6 months) / for house-wives/private students and students from other institutions(3 months)
Bridge Courses
Centre for Promotion of Educational and Cultural Advancement of Muslim of India (CPECAMI) Bridge Course

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