Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University

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The establishment of Mohammedan Anglo Oriental (MAO) College in 1875 marks one of the most important events in the educational and social history of modern India. Its establishment is considered as the first significant response of the Indian Muslims to the challenges of post 1857 era. It was an important catalyst in a process of social change among Muslims. "An epoch in the social progress of India" � with these words on his lips Lord Lytton laid the foundation stone of the Mohammadan Anglo Oriental College on January 8, 1877. Nearly eight years later, when the noted Orientalist Sir Hamilton Gibb looked back at the history of Muslim Transition from the medieval to the modern way of life, he characterized this College as "the first modernist institution in Islam".

The M.A.O. College was originally affiliated with Calcutta University, and was transferred to the Allahabad University in 1885.It was also around this time that a movement began to have it develop into a university to stand on its own. In 1920, the Act of Indian Legislative Council elevated the Mohammedan Anglo Oriental College to the status of a Central University and it became the principal Muslim Institution in India. Section 2(1) of the AMU Act says the university means the "the educational institution of their choice established by the Muslims of India".

AMU occupies an exalted position among Indian Universities and its contribution to nation building is in no way inferior to the best among the lot. AMU is

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B.Sc.in Biotechnology Course in Aligarh
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Aligarh Muslim University
  • Bachelor
  • Aligarh
  • 3 Years

...IBU crrently receives research funding from various agencies including DBT, DST, CSIR, UGC and AYUSH. Since the year 2001, the Unit has been recognized... Learn about: Cell Differentiation, Cell Theory, Cell Biology... More


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Certificate Course in Dental Hygienist in Aligarh
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Aligarh Muslim University
  • Certificate
  • Aligarh
  • 2 Years

...has major input of patients amongst various departments of Dental College. The Community Dentistry is regular organizing the various dental health checkup/treatment... Learn about: Dental Surgeon, Dental Implants, Dental Care... More


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  • PhD
  • Aligarh
  • 2 Years

...As Department looks to the future, it will concentrate on unique or strong programs that have the potential to move to excellence The Department of... Learn about: Engineering Technology, Engineering India, Engineering and Science... More


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  • Master
  • Aligarh
  • 2 Years

...As Department looks to the future, it will concentrate on unique or strong programs that have the potential to move to excellence The Department of... Learn about: Engineering Science, Environmental Engineering, Engineering Technology... More


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  • PhD
  • Aligarh

...Till date, sixty four post graduates have been produced to meet the challenges and requirements of the food industries. Most of the students are well placed in India and abroad... Learn about: Agriculture Business, Agriculture Management, Agricultural Economics... More


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  • Master
  • Aligarh

...Till date, sixty four post graduates have been produced to meet the challenges and requirements of the food industries. Most of the students are well placed in India and abroad... Learn about: Agriculture Business, Agriculture Development, Agricultural Economics... More


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  • MPhil
  • Aligarh
  • 2 Years

...The additional food has to be produced through increasing crop productivity, in spite of yield plateauing of major crops and shrinking cultivable... Learn about: Cell Differentiation, Plant Biology, Molecular Biology... More


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  • PhD
  • Aligarh
  • 5 Years

...The additional food has to be produced through increasing crop productivity, in spite of yield plateauing of major crops and shrinking cultivable... Learn about: Cell Differentiation... More


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  • Master
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  • 2 Years

...The additional food has to be produced through increasing crop productivity, in spite of yield plateauing of major crops and shrinking cultivable... Learn about: Cell Differentiation... More


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  • PhD
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...Being a multidisciplinary subject a varied spectrum of courses is included in the curriculam of Home Science. The Subjects being taught are food and nutrition... Learn about: House Management, Clothing Construction, Food and Nutrition... More


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Certificate Course in Dental Hygienist

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Shahnawaz Saifi
1.0 27/09/2018
What I would highlight: Bachelor of dental surgeon
What could be improved: Certificate of Dental hygienist
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

B.Sc.in Biotechnology

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tarif mohd
5.0 01/08/2016
What I would highlight: It is a three-year programme in BSc Biotechnology. It was good.
What could be improved: 10 out of 10
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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