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Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh

202002 AMU Campus, University, Medical Colony Road Aligarh / Uttar Pradesh View map
#801-1000
<2K
Public
High
17,159
1,527
506

Overview

The 1857 revolt was one of the turning points in Syed Ahmed's life. He clearly foresaw the imperative need for the Muslims to acquire proficiency in the English language and modern sciences, if the community were to maintain its social and political clout, particularly in Northern India. He was one of those early pioneers who recognized the critical role of education in the empowerment of the poor and backward Muslim community. In more than one ways, Sir Syed was one of the greatest social reformers and a great national builder of modern India. He began to prepare the road map for the formation of a Muslim University by starting various schools. He instituted Scientific Society in 1863 to instill a scientific temperament into the Muslims and to make the Western knowledge available to Indians in their own language. ligarh Muslim University (AMU) occupies a unique position amongst universities and institutions of higher learning in the country. It was established in 1920, and evolved out of the Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College (MAO College) which was set up in 1877 by the great visionary and social reformer, Sir Syed Ahmad khan. From its very inception, it has kept its door open to the...

University Highlights

Total students - 17,159

30%
70%

International students - 506

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%

Total faculty staff - 1,527

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1527

Total students - 17,159

30%
70%

International students - 506

Total faculty staff - 1,527

1527

Undergraduate Program

< 2,000
< 2,000

Postgraduate Program

< 2,000
< 2,000
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