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Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh
Muslim
University
is an acrostic for amu.

Place

Aligarh Muslim University is a public university, funded by the central government of India is among the oldest central universities in India. It was established by Syed Ahmad Khan as Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College. The Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College became Aligarh Muslim University in 1920. The main campus of AMU is located in the city of Aligarh. Spread over 467.6 hectares in the city of Aligarh, AMU offers more than 300 courses in the traditional and modern branches of education. The University has consistently ranked among the best educational institutions in India. According to Times Higher Education, Asia Ranking 2014, AMU ranks 3rd among Universities in India. The university is open to all irrespective of caste, creed, religion or gender.

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Google previewMilestones Social Science – 8 (History, Geography, Social and Political Life)

by Gita Duggal, Joyita Chakrabarti, Mary George, Pooja Bhatia

The Aligarh Muslim University is an important landmark here which was set up in 1920. Many Muslim leaders such as Hidayatullah Khan and Sir Syed Ahmed Khan felt that Islam should be interpreted and brought in conformity with modern ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Science, and Technology in Islam (2014)

by Salim Ayduz, Ibrahim Kalin, Caner Dagli

It is now the Aligarh Muslim University, sponsored by the central government. Moreover the British rulers also established modern Western universities in the first quarter of nineteenth century and thereafter, in which modern European science ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

ALIGARH MUSLIM UNIVERSITY In the 1830s the British colonial government made the crucial decision to replace the use of the Persian language with English in government and as the language of the courts of law. In the aftermath of the ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Islam (2004)

by John L. Esposito

Aligarh Muslim University political, and ideological movements since the late nineteenth century. Headquarters of Aligarh Scientific Society and Mohammadan Anglo-Oriental College (Aligarh Muslim University), both of which were established ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Education in South Asia (2003)

by Ramesh Chandra

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Medieval India (2008)

by Iqtidar Alam Khan

Aligarh: Aligarh Muslim University, 1936. Wright, H. Nelson. The Coinage and Metallurgy of the Sultans of Delhi. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1907. Yazdani, Ghulam Husain. “Inscriptions of the Turk Sultans of Delhi-Mui'izzu-d-din Bahram, ...

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