Administration

V-C Kashmir Univ. Prof. Talat Ahmad is the New V-C of Jamia Millia Islamia

Prof. Talat Ahmad, the new vice-chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia (Photo: via Wikipedia)

In a surprising move, Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancellor of the University of Kashmir has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, according to an internal circular issued by the Registrar’s office, JMI. The official circular dated April 29, 2014 reads: “The President of India, in his capacity as the Visitor of the university and in exercise ...

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Jamia Admission Process to Begin from 26 March

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[Following is an official Jamia press release.] Jamia Millia Islamia’s admission process for the academic session 2014-15 is going to begin from 26th March, 2014. The Prospectus and Application Forms for all professional and non-professional courses offered by various Faculties, Departments and Centres of Excellence and Research of Jamia Millia Islamia for the academic session 2014-15 will be available for ...

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Delegation from Al-Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University, S.A., Visits Jamia

Vice-Chancellor Prof. S.M. Sajid receives a memento from Prof. Sulaiman Abdullah Abal Khalil, Rector, Al-Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University, Saudi Arabia at Jamia Millia Islamia; Friday, March 14, 2014 (Photo: Courtesy JMI)

[Following is an official Jamia press release dated March 14, 2014] A high-profile delegation from Al-Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University, Saudi Arabia visited Jamia Millia Islamia to explore opportunities of academic collaborations. The delegates from the largest University in Saudi Arabia that boasts of several centers of research and excellence along with the specialized departments led by Rector, Prof. ...

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Delegation of International Education Administrators from the U.S.A Visit Jamia

Delegation of Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators from the U.S.A in an interaction with Jamia administrators at Dayare-Mir Taqi Mir, JMI; Friday, March 14, 2014 (Photo: Courtesy JMI)

[Following is an official Jamia press release dated March 14, 2014] A US delegation of International Administrators visited Jamia Millia Islamia to have an interaction with Jamia administrators and Deans to acquaint themselves with the administrative structure and arrangements in place to run a large university. The delegation, which comprised of administrators from various US Universities and Institutions, explored possibilities ...

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Western Universities Seek Academic tie-ups with Jamia

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[Following is an official press release from Jamia dated Feb. 28, 2014] The University of Heidelberg from Germany and Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) from France have sought to enter into academic collaborations with Jamia Millia Islamia. Two separate academic delegations called on the Vice-Chancellor Prof. S.M. Sajid on February 25, 2014 to explore possibilities of tie-ups aimed at mutual strengthening ...

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Media Co-ordinator Prof. Simi Malhotra Leaves for the Lt. Governor’s Office

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According to an email from Jamia Millia Islamia Media Co-ordinator, Prof. Simi Malhotra, the Lt. Governor of Delhi and former vice-chancellor of JMI, Najeeb Jung, has asked Prof. Malhotra to work for him as his “Advisor, Academics, Media and Culture on deputation.” As a result, Prof. Malhotra has relinquished her position at Jamia with immediate effect. In her place, Dr. ...

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Cycle Rally from Srinagar to Jamia to Raise Awareness for Women’s Safety

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[Following is an official Jamia press release dated Nov. 3, 2013] Raising awareness about ensuring safety for all citizens, particularly women, students, teachers and staff members of Jamia Millia Islamia will take out a cycle rally from 4th to 25th November, 2013, which will travel from Kashmir to Delhi, covering a distance of 1121 kilometres, spreading the message of providing ...

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Jamia Millia Islamia Marks 93rd Foundation Day

93rd Foundation Day celebration at Dr. M.A. Ansari Auditorium; Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 (Photo: Courtesy JMI)

[Following is an official Jamia press release dated Oct, 29, 2013] Jamia Millia Islamia is celebrating its 93rd Foundation Day today, i.e. on October 29. The Foundation Day celebrations began at 9.30 AM outside the Dr. M A Ansari Auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia where the Chief Guest of the day, Dr. Mohammad Zakir, Retired Professor from the Department of Urdu ...

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Reshuffle in Jamia Administration

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[Following is a Jamia press release dated June 3, 2013] Prof. S.M. Sajid, a Professor in the Department of Social Work at Jamia Millia Islamia, who till recently was serving as the Registrar of Jamia Millia Islamia, has been appointed as the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia. His new appointment takes effect from 1st June, 2013. Prof S.M. Sajid replaces ...

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