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Aligarh Muslim University


After Aligarh’s first death, AMU doctor suspended

April 22, 2020 5:45 am

The victim is a 55-year-old man who was admitted to the hospital on Sunday evening with breathing problems. He first went to the emergency department, and a few hours later was shifted to the isolation ward and placed on a ventilator.

Aligarh Muslim University reschedules examination due to lack of centres

March 09, 2020 12:24 pm

The revised examination is scheduled to begin from April 1, 2020.

Identify cops who damaged vehicles in AMU: HC to UP DGP

February 25, 2020 4:08 am

The order was passed by a division bench of Chief Justice Govind Mathur and Justice Samit Gopal on recommendations made by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), which conducted an inquiry into the allegations on the direction of the court.

AMU Proctor resigns; students' panel says won't end protest until V-C, top officials put in papers

February 05, 2020 3:34 am

Even as the university reopened on January 13 after it was shut on December 15 following protests against the alleged police action, the students have been boycotting classes, leading to examinations being postponed.

Violence only in Jamia, AMU; nothing in Allahabad varsity: HRD Minister

February 03, 2020 1:38 pm

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said the request for constitution of a high powered committee to inquire into the incident of violence has been referred to the department concerned for appropriate action.

AMU fact-finding panel starts probe in December 15 violence

February 02, 2020 2:06 pm

The alleged crackdown happened during a protest by students of the varsity against alleged police action at Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi amid anti-CAA protests.

AMU impasse enters fourth day, students block entry to women's college

January 30, 2020 4:28 pm

Since Monday, a group of students are blocking the entrance to Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology, prompting the authorities to cancel the examination.

AMU V-C makes ‘final appeal’ to students: Return to your classes

January 30, 2020 5:55 am

“I appeal to all my students whose future is foremost on my mind, not to fall prey to rumours, propaganda spread by vested interests and to appear in the examinations and attend classes,” the statement issued by the Vice-Chancellor read.

No exam at Aligarh Muslim University engineering college for second day as protesters block entry

January 28, 2020 6:22 pm

The authorities were hoping to conduct the examination amid a boycott call by students demanding the withdrawal of "false FIRs" lodged against them during anti-CAA protests

AMU rescheduled exams date sheet released, check here

January 21, 2020 9:13 am

The examinations in Faculty of Unani Medicine and Z H College of Engineering and Technology is scheduled to be held from January 27, the examinations at the Faculty of Medicine will begin from February 1, and the final year B.Tech, BE examination on February 10


AMU campus gunfight claims two lives; RAF deployed

April 25, 2016 10:42 am

Two students were killed and office and vehicles were burnt on Aligrah Muslim University Campus after a brawl started between two student groups.


Commoners, not actors, should be role models, says Manoj Bajpai

February 15, 2016 1:37 pm

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpai, who was present at the Kala Ghoda Festival in Mumbai, said that people should not have an actor as their icon or role model, rather should look at a commoner as their source of inspiration.Manoj Bajpai, along with Hansal Mehta, Rajkumar Rao and Apurva Asrani, was seen promoting his forthcoming film 'Aligarh,' which is based on the real life story of a gay professor from Aligarh Muslim University.

Govt.’s stand over minority institutes as per Parliament Act: Irani

January 17, 2016 11:50 am

Amethi, Jan 17 (ANI): Union Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday backed the Centre's stand on the minority status of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), saying the government’s stand is not contrary to the act of Parliament. The issue of restoration of minority character of AMU is at present pending with the Supreme Court but what has triggered off the protests is the Centre's recent decision to reverse the UPA regime's stand of supporting the university in the apex court on this issue.