Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University Ranking

country rank: 28
world rank: 2376

University Overview

Aligarh Muslim University, founded in 1920, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Aligarh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000), Uttar Pradesh. There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: New Delhi, Agra, and Mathura are three of the most important cities in India. Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution officially connected with the Islamic faith, as recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. The selective admission strategy of this 100-year-old Indian higher-education institution is based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. AMU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Aligarh Muslim University Ranking

University Identity

Name Aligarh Muslim University
Acronym AMU
Founded 1920 Origins date back to 1875
Motto Taught man what he knew not (Qur'an 96 5)

University Location

Address University Road Aligarh 202 002 Uttar Pradesh India
Tel +91 (571) 270 0920
Fax +91 (571) 270 2607
Other locations New Delhi, Agra, Mathura

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Office of the Controller of Examinations & Admissions, Administrative Block, AMU Aligarh 202 002 (571) 270 3038

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Indian Universities (AIU) International Association of Universities (IAU)

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