AMU shuts down 29 distance learning centres across nation

AMU shuts down 29 distance learning centres across nation

These centres are located at Moradabad, Tamil Nadu, Badayun and two in Bihar. He told TOI that these are the main centres and cater to around 2000 students every year. He said the 29 centres which have been shut by the university were catering only to around 4000 students. According to Ansari, in the new regulations, various operational functions have been amended at minor or major level to facilitate better education. He said, “We will also try to start other centres after fulfilling the criteria.”  The University Grants Commission (UGC) recently made NAAC accreditation…

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Postponed! AMU exams to now commence from May 12

Postponed! AMU exams to now commence from May 12

The annual examinations of the Aligarh Muslim University will now commence from May 12, according to vice chancellor professor Tariq Mansoor. The examinations were earlier scheduled to begin from May 7, but were postponed following the ongoing student protest on the campus. Prof Mansoor said the University has taken this decision in view of the improvement in the law-and-order situation on the campus. He said the University had initiated a number of steps for the return of normalcy, which primarily centred on the addressing of all genuine demands of students…

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AMU Center for Distance Education ties with a German Foundation

AMU Center for Distance Education ties with a German Foundation

The Center for Distance Education, Aligarh Muslim University, in collaboration with Frederich Ebert Stiftung (FES India), a German Foundation, committed to the ideals of democracy and media for change and a public trust dedicated to the cause of social change. It was organised a Panel Discussion on “Youth, Media and Elections”. Prof Rajeshwar Dayal, Senior Media Advisor, Frederich Ebert Stiftung (FES India), Ms Subi Chaturvedi, Assistant Professor, Journalism and Mass Communication, who is also an established photographer, filmmaker and curator and also the Managing Trustee of Media for Change, and…

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