AMU FAQs

Q. Does AMU provides Distance Education?

Ans. Yes. Aligarh Muslim University Centre of Distance Education offers admissions to distance education to its number of courses such as UG, PG, Diploma, etc.

Q. What is special about AMU?

Ans. The University presently has 13 faculties involving 117 teaching departments, 3 academies and 21 centres and institutes. An special feature of the University is its residential person with the greater part of the staff and students living on the campus. There are around 19 residence halls for students with 80 hostels.

Q. Is AMU is a good university?

Ans. AMU has been ranked based on carefully calibrated performance indicators in academic examination by the 'US News Best Global Universities Rankings' from among 250 worldwide colleges/foundations in Mathematics, 500 in Biology and Bio-Chemistry; 750 in Physics and 750 in Chemistry.

Q. Is BA available in AMU?

Ans. Yes, AMU offers admissions to BA Honours courses. The minimum eligibility criteria for admission to the course is that students must have completed their 10+2 level of education with at least 50%.

Q. How many hostels are in AMU?

Ans. There are almost 19 residential halls for students with 80 hostels. Almost all the students who have admitted at the university will get the hotels.

Q. How many courses are offered in AMU?

Ans. AMU offers around 156 courses on its main Aligarh grounds. Aligarh Muslim University courses incorporate four levels of degree programs and the courses range from diploma to doctoral level projects.

Q. Is AMU good for engineering?

Ans. AMU has been ranked at 35th position in engineering category of NIRF Rankings Ministry of Human Resource Development. 

Q. Is there any provision at AMU for fee reimbursement to SC / ST / BC / OBC candidates for online programs?

Ans. There are no such fee concessions or reimbursements for any category of the students. The fess once paid cannot be reimbursed.

Q. Whom should I contact in case of queries in AMU?

Ans. If you are a student, you can contact your respective academic counselor for academic queries or fill up the form on Contact page for any queries related to the program. Prospective students can speak to our counselors on the number mentioned on the website or fill up the Request Info form on the Homepage. Faculty or Partners who are interested to work with us can fill up their enquiry on the Contact page.