Originally, this institution was established in Aligarh in the year 1920, Jamia Millia Islamia, became a Central University when an act was passed by the Indian Parliament in 1988. The first chancellor of Jamia was Hakim Ajmal Khan and he became VC on 22 November 1920. The Jamia was declared as a 'deemed to be University' in 1962 by the University Grants Commission. The list of the Faculties included Natural Sciences, Education, Social Sciences, Humanities & Languages, Engineering & Technology and Faculty of Law. Later many more faculties were added.
A wide variety of certificate, diploma, graduate, post graduate and many more courses are available here. Some of them are Bachelor of Engineering (BE) - Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Technology (BTech) - Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Archaeology (BArch), Bachelor of Arts (BA) (Hons.) - Arabic, Economics, English, Hindi, History, Islami Studies, Persian, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Urdu, Functional Hindi, Computer Applications, Geography, Mathematics, Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) (Hons.), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) (Hons.), Bachelor of Education (BEd) - Nursery Education, Bachelor of Education (BEd) - Special Education, Bachelor of Fine Arts (MFA) - Applied Art, Art Education, Painting, Sculpture, Bachelor of International Business and Finance (BIBF) (Hons.), Bachelor of Law (LLB), Bachelor of Science (BSc) (Hons.) - Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Biosciences, Biotechnology (Vocational), Computer Science, Instrumentation (Vocational), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Technology (BTech) - Computer Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, and many more.
Similarly post graduate courses offered are Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Arts (MA) - Mass Communication, Arabic, Economics, Education, Educational Planning and Administration, English, Extension Education, Geography, Hindi, History, Human Resource Management, Human Rights & Duties Education, Islamic Studies, Mathematics with Computer Science, Persian, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Urdu, Master of Commerce (MCom) - Business Management, Master of Computer Applications (MCA), Master of Education (MEd) - Elementary Education, Special Education, Master of Fine Arts (MFA) - Applied Art, Art Education, Painting, Sculpture, Master of Law (LLM), Master of Science (MSc) - Biosciences, Chemistry, Electronics, Extension Education, Geography, Mathematics with Computer Science, Physics, Master of Technology (MTech) - Electrical Energy Systems Management, Master of Technology (MTech) - Environmental Science & Engineering and many more.
Admission forms of Jamia Millia Islamia University are available online. Students can also obtain prospectus from the university in which information related to date of form submission, date of entrance exams, documents to be attached, syllabi, start of course, duration, eligibility criteria, etc are available. Jamia Millia Islamia University also offers hostel facilities to outstation students.
Jamia Millia Islamia University is located in Jamia Nagar, South Delhi and has a sprawling campus. Students across the country come here to study through this esteemed center of education. The University has committed to offer excellent education to its students thereby offering them a wonderful opportunity to excel in their chosen field. A variety of conferences and workshops are organized by the university for the benefit of their students.