Dr Dinesh Raj R (Junior Resident, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College—JNMC, Aligarh Muslim University) has won the third place in the ‘Torrent Young Scholar Award 2017’ (Dermatology) competition in the zonal category during the Sixth Derma Fest held at New Delhi. He will now participate in the final round scheduled to take place in Ahmedabad on December 3, 2017.
Noted scholar and author of ‘Aligarh’s First Generation: Muslim Solidarity in British India’ (1975/1996), Prof David Lelyveld and Justice M S A Siddiqui (Former Chairperson, National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions of India-NCMEI) will be felicitated with the ‘Sir Syed Excellence Awards’ during the Sir Syed Bicentenary Celebrations on October 17, 2017 by Aligarh Muslim University.
Aligarh Muslim University academic, Professor Farukh Arjmand associated with the University’s Department of Chemistry has been conferred with the ‘Distinguished Women Scientists Award 2016’ by the Indian Society of Chemist and Biologist. Prof Arjmand received the award during the 23rd ISCB International Conference (ISCBC-2017) Interface of Chemical Biology in Drug Research held at Chennai.
Z H College of Engineering and Technology’s Department of Mechanical Engineering Phd scholars, Mr Siddharth Bhardwaj, Mr Mohd Mukhtar Alam and Mr Masood Ashraf have been awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for a period of 2(+1) years.
Dr Mehdi Hayat Shahi, Assistant Professor associated with the Interdisciplinary Brain Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University has been awarded Mrs Farha Deeba Haq award for outstanding contribution in the field of biomedical sciences. Dr Shahi has been awarded by the Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences during the 6th Annual Meeting of Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences and International Conference at Bhavnagar in Gujarat.
The IEEE Students branch of Z.H. College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University has been awarded ‘The Best Students Branch’ of the UP section for 2016.
Prof M M Sufiyan Beg, Principal, Z.H. College of Engineering has congratulated students for their excellent performance. Prof Beg also congratulated IEEE Branch Counselor Dr Rihan for his able leadership and hard work.
Aligarh Muslim University researchers associated with the Department of Business Administration were recently awarded the ‘Labdhi Bhandari Memorial Award for Third Best Paper’ held at the 7th International Conference on Marketing in Emerging Economics at IIM, Ahmedabad.
Professor S Moied Ahmed associated with the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College’s Department of Anaesthesiology and Teacher in-Charge ICU was recently invited to conduct a Workshop on ‘Management of Difficult Airways’ at the 64th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists held at Ludhiana.
Professor Nasrin, Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University has been conferred with the Fellowship Award by the Rajasthan Council of Educational Research and Administration (RCERA) for her outstanding contribution in the field of Women-Empowerment.
While awarding Prof Nasrin, the RCERA has observed that she is an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher and researcher and has contributed generously for the upliftment of Muslim Women.
Noted film personality and an alumnus of the Aligarh Muslim University, Naseeruddin Shah has been selected for the prestigious Yash Bharti Samman, for the year 2016-17, for his contributions and achievements in the field of film acting. Mr. Shah is also the younger brother of the Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University, Lt. Gen. Zameer Uddin Shah.