Department of Education
Professor C.P.S. Chauhan, former Chairman, Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University has been appointed as Chairman of the Governing Board of the Inter-University Centre for Teacher Education (an autonomous organization of UGC ) at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.
Professor Chauhan who is also a member of the LPPMC (Local Program Planning and Management Committee) of CALEM (Centre of Academic Leadership and Education Management), said that the IUC-TE has been working towards strengthening the knowledge base of teacher education.
Paintings, craft-work, needle work, hand-made jewellery, household decorative and wall hangings were on display at the Aligarh Muslim University Girls School (AMUGS). These artistic pieces by Class V to Class VIII AMU school students were showcased in an Art and Craft Exhibition organised by AMUGS.
The Exhibition was organized as a part of the ongoing Sir Syed Ahmad Khan’s Bicentenary celebrations.
The Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Prof Tariq Mansoor was invited to Brooklyn College, City University of New York (CUNY) on Wednesday, July 19th 2017, to sign a Statement of Shared Interest between the two institutions for the establishment of an Early Intervention Education Training Program at AMU. He met with the President of Brooklyn College, Michelle J Anderson to formally sign the document and exchanged ideas and policies to facilitate the process.
The University Grants Commission Human Resource Development (UGC HRD) Centre of Aligarh Muslim University has recently concluded a three-week special Summer School on ‘Human Rights’, in which fifty-two University and College teachers from the states of Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh were enrolled.
Aligarh Muslim University Alumnus, Dr Mohammad Abbas Khan has brought laurels to his Alma mater after graduating with flying colours, among the top of his class at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine, USA for Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).
The Department of Physical Education, Aligarh Muslim University recently organised an ‘Essay Writing Competition’ for celebrating the upcoming, ‘International Day of Yoga’, which will be observed on June 21, 2017 throughout the Country and the World.
Wings of Desire, an NGO run by students of Aligarh Muslim University today organized a workshop on ‘Anti Child Labour’ at the Department of Education, AMU.
Engineer Ahmad Rais Siddiqui, famous Radio and TV Commentator, Social Worker and the Chief Guest on the occasion said that the problem of Child Labour cannot be eliminated at once rather it needs to be countered gradually and in an efficient manner.
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.