Education Jamia Millia Islamia

Amid students’ protest, Jamia’s faculty of architecture says no collaboration with Israel

New Delhi [India], Oct 23 (ANI): Amid protest by students over participation in the Global Health Zenith Confluence held at Jamia Milia Islamia University earlier this month, the Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics has said there was no official collaboration with Israel and the invitation circulated for the event was not prepared by it. The […]

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Five Jamia Students Issued Notice for Protesting Israeli Participation at College Event

New Delhi: Five students of Jamia Millia Islamia have been issued a showcause notice for allegedly “disturbing the normal functioning” of the varsity, a week after they demonstrated against an event on campus in which there was a participant from Israel. The notice said the students had “indulged in acts” that have “tarnished the image […]

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Jamia’s professor wins National Power Lifting Championship

Aurangzeb Khurram Hafiz, Associate Professor at Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has won the National Classic Power Lifting Championship 2019 in the Open Category 120 kg bodyweight class held at Idukki, Kerala recently. Aurangzeb lifted a total of 740 kg weight while the runner-up contestant lifted only 685 kg. While securing […]

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Indian Varsities Need to Blow Their IITTrumpets to Improve Global Ranking: QS Officials

New Delhi: Indian universities and higher educational institutions need to work on globally relevant indicators and start blowing their own trumpet in order to improve their international rankings, according to officials at QS World Ranking. The QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) and Times Higher Education (THE), both of which are based in London, are two of the […]

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Jamia Millia Islamia University Declared Plastic-free on 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

New Delhi: Jamia Millia Islamia was declared plastic free on the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, the varsity said. University Vice-Chancellor Professor Najma Akhtar administered the pledge of not using plastic and keeping the campus clean to the staff and students while announcing the ban on single-use plastic inside the varsity. She […]