Type of College

Deemed University

Accreditation & Recognition

UGC, BCI, DCI, NCTE, NAAC with "A" Grade

Established

1920

About Jamia Millia Islamia

Jamia Millia Islamia (National Islamic University), New Delhi was established in 1920 at Aligarh in United Provinces, India.

The fundamental aim of the Jamia is to impart spiritually-oriented and value-based education to young aspirants under circumstances congenial to their all-round development. It encourages the students to aim at excellence not only in academic pursuits but also in every aspect of human endeavor to achieve perfection.

It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A" Grade - (CGPA Score 3.09 on a 4 Point Scale in 1st Cycle) on 3rd March 2015.

Approvals & Recognitions:

  • University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) & 12(B) under Act, 1956
  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi
  • National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Jaipur
  • Dental Council of India (DCI), New Delhi
  • Bar Council of India (BCI), New Delhi

University At A Glance:

In 1925, the University was shifted from Aligarh to Karol Bagh, New Delhi due to crisis loomed largely. It was shifted from the great honorable persons like Hakim Ajmal Khan, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari, Abdul Majeed Khwaja and also the great support from our Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhiji.

Later on 1st March 1935, the foundation stone for a school building was laid at Okhla, then a non-descript village in the southern outskirts of Delhi. In 1936, all institutions of Jamia, except Jamia Press, the Maktaba, and the library, were shifted to the new campus.

The basic emphasis of Jamia was on evolving innovative education methods. This led to the establishment of a teacher’s college (Ustadon ka Madrasa) in 1938. In 1936, Dr. M.A. Ansari passed away. On 4 June 1939, Jamia Millia Islamia was registered as a society.

In 1962, the University Grants Commission declared the Jamia a ‘Deemed to be University’. Soon thereafter, the School of Social Work was established in 1967.

In 1971, Jamia started the Zakir Husain Institute of Islamic Studies, to honor Dr. Zakir Husain, who had passed away in 1969. BE course in Civil Engineering commenced in 1978; in 1981, the faculties of Humanities and Languages, Natural Sciences, Social Science, and the State Resource Centre were founded.

In 1983, it started the Mass Communication Research Centre and the Centre for Coaching and Career Planning. In 1985, it established the Faculty of Engineering & Technology and the University Computer Centre. Academic Staff College and the Academy of Third World Studies followed in 1987 and 1988.

By a Special Act of the Parliament, Jamia Millia Islamia was made a central university of India in December 1988. In the list of the Faculties, i.e. Education, Humanities & Languages, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences. Engineering & Technology, one more Faculty - Faculty of Law, was added in 1989. Many new courses and programmes at UG and PG levels have since been added.

The University offers 243 programs covering the continua of knowledge disciplines starting from, Fine Arts, Mass Communication, Humanities, Languages, Social Sciences, Law, Education, Management, Natural Sciences, Dentistry, and Engineering & Technology to Nanotechnology and many interdisciplinary programs. These programs are offered through 9 Faculties, 38 Departments, and 33 Centres. The university has a distinction of offering education from nursery school to doctoral level.

The University centres also offer the variety of multi-disciplinary programs. The Area Study Programs have distinct features and cover studies like North East studies, International studies, Pakistan studies and Afghanistan studies.

The university operates projects funded by UGC, DST, AICTE, ICSSR, CSIR, DRDO, MoEF, ICSR, Ford Foundation, USAID, UNICEF etc.

The campus area is 8,73,513 sq meters. All its facilities are well maintained by responsible horticulture and sanitation departments which also take care of more than 1.24lac sq. meters built-up area of the university.

University website is extensively used to provide all important admission related documents including Prospectus, Admission Forms, Admission Notifications, Entrance Test Syllabi etc. To ensure fair admissions and transparency entire admission process is monitored by Central Admissions Monitoring Committee.

The University has a reservation policy catering to the needs of women and for this purpose, 10% seats have been reserved for Muslim Women under the 50% quota given to Muslim students, since Jamia has been declared a Minority Institution a few years back.

The University has introduced credit-based semester system in all programs at the Post Graduate level since 2010 and Under Graduate level since 2012, except those regulated by Statutory Regulatory Authorities.

The University has 15% supernumerary quota for foreign and NRI students in all the courses. ICCR sponsored foreign students also get direct admission to various courses in the university. Apart from this, foreign students can also take admissions directly in any course by paying the special fee prescribed for such candidates.

  • The University has a vibrant campus life with a wide range of opportunities to fill your free time
  • The University has an impressive and pollution-free campus with panoramic green surroundings, elegant landscaping, and beautiful flower-beds
  • The University has separate individual departments for all subjects with young, dynamic faculty and non-teaching staff and with good results
  • The University has the most eminent Faculty members and they are really well qualified, experienced and truly committed towards enhancement and development of the students
  • The University has well-equipped with modern facilities like library, laboratory, classrooms, computer lab, canteen, seminar halls, common rooms, auditorium, multipurpose halls, playground & hostel etc.
  • A sufficient number of classrooms with varying sizes are made available for the smooth conduct of different classes in the college
  • The University has a library with a good number of books (both text and reference) on various subjects to meet the needs of the students as well as the teachers with reading room facility. Daily Newspapers and selected journals are also regularly subscribed
  • The University has a book bank for helping the poor and backward class students
  • State of the Art Laboratories with sufficient space and all the necessary equipment are made available to various departments
  • The University has taken up the responsibility of imparting necessary, effective and practical education to the students so that they can reach great heights and attain maximum achievements in their life
  • The University has established an Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) in 2010 to assure the quality of the college and also details regarding submission of Annual Quality Assurance Reports (AQAR) to NAAC annually
  • The University runs a canteen inside the campus where staff and students can have meals and snacks prepared in a hygienic manner and at an affordable cost
  • Internet & Wi-Fi facilities may be availed by the students and teachers as per their needs
  • Transportation facility is available for the students
  • The University provides well maintained seven boys hostels and four girls hostels, which have an intake capacity of 1197 and 887 respectively. It has one working women hostel with a capacity of 59
  • The University has a large playground with well-equipment for different sports
  • The university offers quality medical facilities to all its employees, students and also to the pensioners. This is done through a dedicated Ansari Health Centre, Dental Faculty OPD, General OPD's and referral hospitals
  • State Government and Central Government offers a number of scholarships to the meritorious students and the students belonging to SC / ST / OBC
  • A special complaint cell (Sexual Harassment Cell) has been formed for the female students in the college. Students can directly complain orally or by written application to the head of the cell. Apart from this, Ragging is strictly prohibited on the college campus
  • To sharpen the skill of students and their personality development, various curricular and extra-curricular activities are the regular features of the institution
  • The University also organizes workshops, seminars, and conferences for improving teaching skills and methodology
  • The University also provides NCC training to its students. The NCC cadets attend different camps and earn pride for themselves and for the college
  • The University Unit NSS Wing performs different type of social services within and outside of the area
  • The University consists Women Cell to help female students. This cell helps and guides girls to sort out from their personal problem and avoid them from any harassment
  • To support their academic program, workshops, seminars and special lectures in various areas are organized in the college from time to time by eminent professionals from diverse fields
Levels of study
Medical
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS) Full Time 5 years 10+2
Architecture
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) Full Time 5 Years 10+2
Arts
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Economics Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Hindi Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in History Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Political Science Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Psychology Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Sociology Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Urdu Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts in Arabic Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Education Full Time 2 Years 10+2+3
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Applied Art Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Master of Arts - Sanskrit Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Arabic Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Economics Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in English Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Hindi Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in History Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Human Resource Management Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Islamic Studies Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Masss Communication Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Persian Full Time 2 Years B.A in Persian
Master of Arts in Political Science Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Public Administration Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Social Work Full Time 2 Years Bachelor's Degree
Master of Arts in Sociology Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Urdu Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Education - (M.Ed) Full Time 2 Years B.Ed
Master of Fine Arts in Apllied Art Full Time 2 Years BFA
Master of Fine Arts in Painting Full Time 2 Years BFA
Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture Full Time 2 Years BFA
Engineering
Management
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Master of Business Administration Full Time 2 Years Bachelor's Degree
Science
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Chemistry Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Physics Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Master of Science in Biochemistry Full Time 2 Years B.Sc
Master of Science in Electronics Full Time 2 Years B.Sc
Master of Science in Physics Full Time 2 Years B.Sc
Ph.D
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Doctor of Philosophy - (Economics) Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy - (History) Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemistry Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Arabic Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering Full Time 4-6 Years M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in English Full Time 2 / 3 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Geography Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Hindi Full Time 2 / 3 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Studies Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Law Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Physics Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Sanskrit Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology Full Time 2 / 3 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Urdu Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Law
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Master of Law Full Time 2 Years LLB
M.Phil
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Master of Philosophy in Sanskrit Full Time 2 Years M.A
Additional Courses
Advanced Diploma Programmes:
Advanced Diploma in Modern Persian
Advanced Diploma in Turkish (Part-Time)
Advanced Diploma in Counseling Psychology (Self-financed)
Advanced Diploma in French (Part-Time)
Advanced Diploma in Italian (Part-Time)
Advanced Diploma in Modern Arabic Language and Translation
Advanced Diploma in Pashto
Advanced Diploma in Portuguese (Part-Time)
Advanced Diploma in Public Health
Advanced Diploma in Russian (Part-Time)
Advanced Diploma in Spanish (Part-Time)
Diploma Programmes:
Diploma Engineering (Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical) (Self-financed)
Diploma Engineering (Regular) (Civil/Computer/Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical)
Diploma in Chinese Language (Part-Time)
Diploma in Disaster Management (Self-financed, Evening)
Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.)
Diploma in French (Part-Time)
Diploma in Italian (Part-Time)
Diploma in Kazhaki
Diploma in Modern Arabic Language and Translation
Diploma in Modern Persian
Diploma in Pashto Language
Diploma in Portuguese (Part-Time)
Diploma in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Diploma in Russian (Part-Time)
Diploma in Spanish (Part-Time)
Diploma in Tourism & Travel Management (Self-financed)
Diploma in Translation Proficiency in English
Diploma in Turkemenian
Diploma in Turkish (Part-Time)
Diploma in Unani Pharmacy
Diploma in Uzbek
Intensive Diploma in Chinese Language
Certificate Programmes
Certificate Course in Korean Language
Certificate in Calligraphy (Self-Financed/Part-Time)
Certificate in Chinese Language (Part-Time)
Certificate in Commercial Art (Self-Financed/Part-Time)
Certificate in Escorting and Tour Management (Self-Financed)
Certificate in French (Part-Time)
Certificate in Italian (Part-Time)
Certificate in Kazhaki
Certificate in Medical and Wellness Tourism (Self-Financed)
Certificate in Modern Arabic Language and Translation
Certificate in Modern Persian
Certificate in Pashto Language
Certificate in Photography (Self-Financed/Part-Time)
Certificate in Portuguese (Part-Time)
Certificate in Russian (Part-Time)
Certificate in Sculpture (Self-Financed/Part-Time)
Certificate in Spanish (Part-Time)
Certificate in Ticketing and Airfare Construction (Self-Financed)
Certificate in Tour Guiding and Leadership (Self-Financed)
Certificate in Translation Proficiency in English
Certificate in Turkemenian
Certificate in Turkish (Part-Time)
Certificate in Urdu
Certificate in Uzbek
Certificate Programme in Sanskrit language

Note: This University offers more courses in various stream categories including with optional specializations. To know more about courses, please visit the official website i.e. http://jmi.ac.in

  • Library
  • Sports
  • Hostel
  • Laboratories
  • Internet
  • Auditorium
  • Bank/ATM
  • Gymnasium
  • Placement
  • Scholarship
  • Workshop
  • Wi-Fi
  • Seminar Halls
  • Health Centre / Hospital
  • CCTV Surveillance System
  • Digital library
  • Playground
  • Curricular Activities
  • Reading Rooms
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Multipurpose Hall
  • Digital Classrooms
  • Blood Donation
  • UPS
  • Conference Hall
  • N.C.C.
  • N.S.S.
  • Counseling Centre
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Common Rooms
  • Computer Lab
  • Cafeteria/Canteen
  • Anti Ragging
  • Women Cell
  • Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee
  • Campus Security(24x7)
  • Public Transportation
  • IT Infrastructure
  • A/C Campus
  • Training

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