Jamia Holds Career Expo 2015

Career Expo 2015 - JMI - 30 Oct 2015

  Oct. 30, 2015: Career Expo-2015 was inaugurated by Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) today to promote an interface with companies and organizations offering career opportunities to students. Among those present in the Career Expo were Indian Air Force, Indian Navy, Wipro, Accenture, Campus France, Anglo Eastern, NSIC, Frankfinn Management Consultant, Emirates, GateForum, The Chopras, Jatin Chawla’s, ...

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Talimi Mela 2015 on Jamia Foundation Day Inaugurated

95 Foundation Day - JMI - 29 Oct 2015 - JMI (3) - Feature Image

Describing Jamia Millia Islamia as the ‘highest and sacred seat of learning’, Dr. Jitendra Singh, Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office – Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions said that the institution commanded a special distinction for its contributions to the nation both in pre and post independent India. He observed that Jamia was an institution founded by the ...

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Indian Navy Docks in Jamia for Higher Education of Personnel

Oct. 8, 2015: Adding a new dimension to its educational profile, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI), a Central University by an Act of Parliament, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the esteemed Indian Navy to provide vertical and academic mobility to its personnel and officers. The MoU entered into by the two institutions records mutual intent for academic collaboration between ...

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S.N. Centre for Women’s Studies Conducts Seminar on ‘Muslim Women’

Prof. Talat Ahmad, vice-chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia speaking at a seminar on Muslim Women held at FTK-CIT Hall, JMI; Sept 22, 2015 (Photo courtesy Dr. Firdous Azmat Siddiqui)

Sarojini Naidu Centre for Women’s Studies (SNCWS) organized a two-Day International Seminar on the theme titled, “Mapping Research on Muslim Women: Retrospect and Prospects,” at the FTK-CIT hall on Sept. 22 and 23, 2015. The keynote speaker for the event was the renowned political scientist and feminist writer, Prof. Zoya Hasan. The seminar was chaired by Prof. Talat Ahmad, vice-chancellor, ...

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Jamia to Review Hostel Policies for Gender Equality; Hostellers Hopeful


According to a news article published in the Indian Express, dated Sept. 19, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has informed the Delhi Women’s Commission (DCW) in a letter that: “Jamia Millia Islamia is in the process of revisiting the extant guidelines in various respects to uphold gender equity on the campus.” Jamia’s letter to the DCW was in response to a ...

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Jamia Electronics Alumni Association Conducts 2nd Alumni Meet

Vice-Chancellor Prof. Talat Ahmad speaking at the Electronics Alumni Meet 2015 held at F/o Engg. Auditorium, JMI; Sept. 13, 2015 (Photo courtesy EAA-JMI)

Electronics Alumni Association-JMI organized their second alumni meet on Sept. 13, 2015 in Engineering auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia. The auditorium was packed with a crowd of more than 300 including 15 entrepreneur alumni and more than 100 alumni who hold respectful positions in government sectors and multinational companies. The second alumni meet began with a recitation from the Holy Quran. This ...

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Vice-President Hamid Ansari Releases Book by Jamia Faculty

(L-R) Farha Hiba Parvez, author; Dr. Burak Akcapar, Ambassador of Turkey; Hamid Ansari, vice-president of India; Prof. Talat Ahmad, vice-chancellor; at the book launch held at Jamia Millia Islamia; Sept. 11, 2015 (Photo courtesy JMI)

Sept. 11, 2015: Speaking at a Book Release Function for the book titled ‘Feminist and Orientalist Perspectives’ – A Study of Lady Mary Montagu’s Turkish Embassy Letters authored by Farha Hiba Parvez [, a visiting lecturer at AJK-MCRC, JMI and a teacher of English at JMI Senior Secondary School,] and published by Viva Books Private Limited, Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari, ...

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Journalist Suhasini Haidar Speaks on “Indian Foreign Policy Under Modi”

Suhasini Haidar, journalist, speaking at Dept. of Political Science, JMI; Sept. 10, 2015 (Photo: Md. Imran Raza / Jamia Journal)

Sept. 10, 2015: Subject Association, Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia organized a lecture by the well-known journalist, Suhasini Haidar, on the topic, “Indian Foreign Policy under Modi: Tough Talking or Soft Power?” at the department, on Thursday. The session was chaired by Prof. Badrul Alam, Head, Department of Political Science, JMI. Ms. Haidar, who is currently the Diplomatic ...

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