Aligarh Muslim University is a Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College in Aligarh founded by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan in 1877. In the beginning, it was affiliated to the University of Calcutta. It later got affiliated to the University of Allahabad in 1885. The college got transformed into a University in 1920. In Aligarh Muslim University admission is offered in several undergraduates, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in agricultural sciences, arts, commerce, engineering and technology, law, science, and so on.
The University has more than 28,000 students, and 1342 teachers. AMU has two new centers of study, one at Murshidabad, West Bengal and the other at Malappuram, Kerala. Aligarh University has affiliated colleges like Women’s College, Centre of Professional Courses, Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit, Zakir Hussain College of Engineering & Technology, etc. It is recognized by UGC and accredited by AICTE. It is also a member of AIU. Aligarh Muslim University has signed many MoUs with institutes all over the world like Thammasat University, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Faculty of Unani Medicine and the University of Western Cape, American University, and many more.
Aligarh Muslim University Courses:
AMU runs an assortment of undergrad and post-graduation courses in all disciplines including medical and engineering. Aligarh Muslim University has more than 300 courses in traditional and modern streams of education. Aligarh Muslim University courses are mentioned in the table below:
|B.Tech||Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Pro Chemical Engineering|
|M.Tech||Machine Design, Thermal Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, NanoTechnology, Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Agriculture Process & Food Engineering, Modeling and Simulation, Hydraulics, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, Power System & Industrial Drives, High Voltage Engineering, Information & Communication System, Electronics Circuit & System, Production & Industrial Engineering, Petroleum Processing & Petrochemical Engineering|
|B.E||Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering|
|Polytechnic||Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information technology, Plastic technology, Production technology, Instrumentation & Control engineering, Architectural Assistantship, Leather Technology|
|MBA||General, International business, Agri-Business|
|MTM/ MBBS/ B.Ed/ B.P.Ed/ M.Ed||–|
Aligarh Muslim University Eligibility Criteria:
AMU admission is based on the eligibility set by the management. They offer courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma in various disciplines like medicine, science, technology, arts, and commerce.
AMU UG Courses:
The courses offered by Aligarh Muslim University has certain eligibility based on which the students are accepted. The courses along with the eligibility are tabled below:
|B.Sc||The candidate must have at least 55% marks with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics in their 10+2. The candidates above 24 years of age are ineligible to apply.|
|B.A||Applicants must have at least 50% marks in their senior secondary an equivalent examination. Candidate must not be above 24 years of age.|
|LL.B||The candidate must pass 12th with not less than 50% of the total marks. The applicant must not be over 22 years of age. The candidate must qualify in the admission test held by|
|MBBS/ BDS||The candidate must pass the 12th examination with Science and Mathematics as mandatory subjects. Applicants must carry a minimum of 60% in aggregate from a recognized board. Candidate must qualify in NEET. Candidates must not be below 17 years of age.|
|B.Ed/ B.Lib.I.Sc.||The candidate should pass Bachelors in BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com/ B.Th with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.|
|B.Com||Students must not carry less than 55% marks in aggregate of English and Accounts and any of the two subjects Economics, Business Studies, Business Organization, Commerce, Banking, Entrepreneurship, Mathematics and/or Statistics in their 12th from any recognized board.|
|B.Tech/ B.E./ B.Arch||The candidate must carry at least 50% marks in their 12th with subjects like English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics or in Diploma. The candidates must qualify in their admission test.|
|BFA||The candidate must pass their 12th with at least 50% marks.|
AMU PG and PGD Courses:
AMU offers postgraduate and diploma courses in many disciplines. The eligibility students need to fulfill in order to apply for a course is discussed below:
|MBA||The applicant must complete a Bachelor’s in any stream with a minimum of 50% from any recognized university.|
|Diploma||The candidate should complete their 10+2 examination with a minimum of 50% from a recognized board.|
|Post Graduate Diploma||Students must pass M.Sc./ B.Tech/ B.Sc/ B.E/ M. Tech. in relevant subjects with at least 50% marks in aggregate.The candidate must not be over 27 years of age.|
|LLM||The aspirant must have an LLB or BA LLB degree with a minimum of 50% marks.|
|MA||Candidates must complete their Bachelor’s with a minimum mark of 55%.|
|MCA||The candidate must have completed BE/B.Tech with a minimum of 55% marks from a recognized board|
|M.Ch||The candidate must pass MS from a recognized institution.|
|M.Com||The candidate should B.Com (Hons) with minimum 55% aggregate from a recognized university|
|MD||The candidate must finish MBBS from a recognized Medical College. The candidate undergoes at least one-year rotary internship|
|MFA||The candidate must finish BFA with a minimum of 55% marks.|
|MFC||The candidate must complete a Bachelor’s in Arts / Science/ Commerce Social Science with at least 50% marks.|
|M.Lib.I.Sc||The candidate must pass B.Lib.I.Sc with a minimum of 50% marks.|
|M.P.Ed||Candidates applying must finish B.P.Ed/ BA(Hons.) or BSc(Hons.) in Health & Physical Education with a minimum of 55%.|
|M.Sc||Applicants must pass B.Sc from a relevant stream with a minimum of 55% marks.|
|MSW||The candidate should complete a bachelor’s in any stream with a minimum of 50% in aggregate.|
|M.Tech||Aspirants must complete BE/B.Tech with 60% marks in any stream from a recognized university.|
|MTM||Students applying must finish their Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university.|
AMU Admission Procedure:
Aligarh University admission is offered in various disciplines strictly based on eligibility and the entrance exam scores. The Aligarh University admission procedure can be done online through the official website. The university conducts its own entrance test which is Aligarh Muslim University Engineering Entrance Exam(AMUEEE) for B.Tech/B.Arch applicants. It is conducted at all the five centers all over India for every session. The candidate willing to take admission in AMU M.Tech must appear in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and must also qualify in the entrance exam conducted by the university. Foreign nationals and NRIs are given admission based on past academic records. Candidates should qualify for the relevant exam of their respective specializations. The candidate must register on the website with a username and password to fill the application form. After registering one must edit the application form and pay the fee online through net banking, debit or credit card. After editing if he/she is unable to submit online, the candidate can submit the application form by visiting the university. The candidates who are submitting the AMU admission form offline must carry the required documents and Demand Draft.
For AMU admission, candidates applying must qualify in examinations recognized by the university. If it is not recognized by the University, the candidate will not be eligible for Aligarh Muslim University admission. Application Forms for AMU admission will be rejected or canceled if:
- The AMU admission form submitted is incomplete.
- The form is submitted without the application fee.
- If the AMU admission form is submitted on the last day of admission.
AMU Admission Documents Required:
The documents required for Aligarh Muslim University admission are as follows:
- AMU admission form must be filled with details correctly.
- Candidate must carry the mark sheet of all examinations.
- The candidate must upload the scanned copy of the latest photo in white background, signature and thumb impression (Left Thumb Impression only) in JPG/JPEG format.
- Migration Certificate, if applicable.
- Character Certificate.
Frequently Asked Questions:
The university is located in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
AMU admission is offered in undergraduate and postgraduate courses in fields like science, commerce, arts, medicine, and engineering.
After the candidate clears the entrance exam, Aligarh Muslim University admission is confirmed after the personal interview round.
Yes, Aligarh Muslim University provides hostel facilities to the students.
The students aspiring for medical must qualify in NEET. He/she must be 17 years of age at least and must pass high secondary with Science and Mathematics.
The interested candidate can visit the official website and download the AMU admission form by paying the admission fee.