Jamia’s Centre for Innovation Showcased at Rashtrapati Bhavan

March 18, 2016: During the last few years, the Government of India has put thrust on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship”. In order to promote innovation across academia, the government has come up with various programmes. During the decade of Innovation (2011-2020) various initiatives have been taken up by Rashtrapati Bhavan to promote innovation particularly Grassroots Innovation in the country and its ...

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NM-CPCR Students Go On a Field Trip to Jharkand

11 March 2016: In the first week of March, postgraduate students from Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution (NM-CPCR), JMI undertook a field trip to Ranchi to study the phenomenon of Naxalism in Jharkhand. Under the guidance of Prof. Sujit Dutta, a faculty member in NM-CPCR, the national workshop at Ranchi University saw the participation of anthropologists, IPS ...

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National Conference on Afghanistan: State, Society and Economy

12 March 2016: With Taliban re-emerging powerfully and other extremist forces gaining critical support, the biggest reason for optimism in Afghanistan is the sense of nationhood that has historically remained the most powerful uniting force for the Afghans. These views were expressed by Prof. Sujit Dutta at the concluding session of a two-day national conference (8-9 March 2016) on “Afghanistan ...

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“Universities Should Implement the Saksham Guidelines”: Eminent Scholar Mary E. John

Mary E. John, speaking on the topic "Gender and Democratization of Higher Education” at Jamia Millia Islamia; Feb. 23, 2016

Speaking on “Gender and Democratization of Higher Education” eminent feminist scholar Mary E. John emphasized on the implementation of the Saksham Committee Guidelines by all universities. “The University Grants Commission (UGC) has sent a letter to all the universities asking them to implement the Saksham Guidelines and the universities should be adopting them” said the Senior Fellow at Centre of ...

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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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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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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Speaks at Jamia; Calls for Empowering Minorities

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, BJP member and Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs & Minority Affairs Govt. of India, speaking at Jamia Millia Islamia; Sept. 8, 2015 (Photo courtesy JMI)

Sept. 8, 2015: Delivering an Inaugural Address at the National Seminar on ‘Shifting Paradigm: Re-Envisioning Minority Issues and Minority Studies in India’, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister of State for Parliamentary and Minority Affairs said that NDA-II Government is committed to change socio-economic environment in the country to promote security and inclusive growth.  The overwhelming mandate obtained by the NDA established ...

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President of India Applauds Jamia’s Translation Work of Tagore’s Writings

Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia, presenting 14 publications of Tagore Research and Translation Scheme (TRTS), Department of Urdu, JMI to Shri Pranab Mukherjee, President of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi; August 21, 2015 (Photo courtesy JMI)

Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) presented 14 publications of Tagore Research and Translation Scheme (TRTS), Department of Urdu, JMI to Shri Pranab Mukherjee, hon’ble President of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi on August 21, 2015. The project was given to the Department of Urdu, JMI by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. “On the eve ...

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Justice A.M. Ahmadi, Former Chief Justice of India, Delivers First A.M. Khwaja Memorial Lecture at Jamia

Justice A.M. Ahmadi, former Chief Justice of India delivers the first A.M. Khwaja Memorial Lecture, in the Edward Said Hall, JMI; Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy JMI)

The Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, in collaboration with Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) today [Aug. 10, 2015] organized the First A.M. Khwaja Memorial Lecture in the Edward Said Hall, JMI. The lecture was delivered by Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.M. Ahmadi, former Chief Justice of India. It was presided over by Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, JMI. A.M. Khwaja’s ...

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