Department of Commerce
The Department of Commerce, Aligarh Muslim University recently organised a lecture and interaction session at the Conference Hall of the Department on ‘World Trade in the view of Law of Sea’ in which Mr Ian Niblock, Associate Research Fellow, FEDI and Ms Amy Putman, CEO, Oxford Evidence and Interventions (OXEVIN) delivered lectures while Ms Putman was joined by Dr D S Faruquie, Executive Director, OXEVIN, UK for the interactive session.
Professor Asiya Chaudhary, academic from the Aligarh Muslim University’s Department of Commerce recently attended the ‘17th International Joint Conference: Central and Eastern Europe in the Changing Business Environment’ held at the University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic. The conference was jointly organised by: University of Economics, Prague and University of Economics, Bratislava, Slovakia.
Aligarh Muslim University’s academic, Professor Nafees A Khan, Course Director of the Capacity Building Programme sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi has recently received a sanctioned letter of grant amounting to Rs 9, 40, 000. He had already received the first instalment of the grant with a cheque of Rs 7, 00, 000.
The Department of Commerce, Aligarh Muslim University in association with The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Committee for Capacity Building of Members in Practice of ICAI and Aligarh Branch of ICAI) today organised a National Seminar on ‘Cashless Economy: Opportunities and Challenges,’ in which the AMU Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (Veteran) presided over the function.
In the on-going ‘One Person One Tree’, plantation drive initiated by the Aligarh Muslim University Students Union (AMUSU) on the occasion of the ‘Earth Day’; resident students of the Sir Ziauddin Hall planted trees in the Hall’s Gulistan-e-Zia.
Professor Mohd Mohsin Khan, Proctor, AMU and Chairperson, Department of Commerce was present on the occasion with Professor Imran Saleem, Provost, Sir Ziauddin Hall, who presided over the function.
The Department of Commerce, Aligarh Muslim University is organizing a National Seminar on the theme “Cashless Economy: Opportunities and Challenges” on 29th April 2017.
Prof. Nawab Ali Khan, Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Seminar Convenor said that the main objective of the seminar is to highlight the myths and realities related to the cashless economy. Moreover, the discussions are expected to bring out some concrete outcome on policymaking and Digital India Mission, he added.
Professor, Khaliq Ahmad, Former Dean and Senior Professor at Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, IIUM, Malaysia, who is also Aligarh Muslim University alumnus, recently, delivered a lecture on ‘Islamic perspective of Leadership and motivation’ at the Conference Hall, Department of Commerce.
During the lecture, Prof Ahmad deciphered the connotations involved in low context societies and high context societies.
Professor Sheeba Hamid associated with Aligarh Muslim University’s Department of Commerce recently delivered a keynote address on ‘Role of Tourism in Heritage Preservation’ in a technical session of an International Seminar on ‘Indian Art Heritage in a Changing World: Challenges and Prospects’.
The Seminar, which was held at Banaras, Uttar Pradesh was organised by the Department of History of Art, Faculty of Arts, Banaras Hindu University.
Aligarh Muslim University students can now make cashless transactions to pay their fees as the Finance and Accounts Department of the University has procured PoS machines for collecting the fees. The initiative has been taken under the Vittiya Saksharata Abhiyan (VISAKA) of the Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD).