The Students Counselling Centre, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) today started a seven-day workshop on ‘Life Skills Development through Counselling’ with a participation of over 100 research scholars and assistant professors from AMU and other colleges and universities.
Faculty of Social Sciences
The Advance Centre for Women’s Studies, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) today inaugurated a 10-day ‘Research Methodology Workshop’ sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).
Delivering the keynote address, Prof Nishi Pandey, an eminent educationist from the University of Lucknow said that it is imperative for researchers to go beyond authorized, recognized and generally accepted theories and look for new things.
Glowing tributes were paid to Professor Hamida Ahmad (former Chairperson, Department of Psychology and former Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences), at a condolence meeting organised by the department of psychology ,Aligarh Muslim university today after a
Addressing the condolence meeting, AMU acting Vice Chancellor, Professor Abdul Munir described Professor Hamida as an able administrator and distinguished academic.
Professor Shabahat Husain associated with the Department of Library and Information Science; Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) recently attended two-days International Conference in Singapore. He attended the Conference in his capacity as the President of Indian Library Association.
Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (Veteran) recently laid the Foundation Stone of the New Academic Block of the Department of Psychology near the erstwhile Jaleel Hostel, Tar Bangalow Road in the presence of Professor Shamim A Ansari, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences; Professor (Hafiz) M Ilyas Khan, Chairperson, Department of Psychology and Mrs Sabiha Seemi Shah.
The Department of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University has concluded the National Conference on ‘Professionalising psychology in meeting contemporary needs and challenges’. The Valedictory Function was held at the Arts Faculty Lounge.
While presiding over the Valedictory Session of the programme, AMU Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (Veteran) said that it is the best to sleep over problems and live a stress free life.
Mohammad Habib Hall, a residential Hall of boys in the Aligarh Muslim University, organized an Open University Debate Competition in English, Hindi and Urdu in which a multitude of 35 enthusiastic speakers eloquently presented their points of view on the topic 'Digitalisation of economy is viable in existing cyber security set-up'.
The Faculty of Theology, Aligarh Muslim University today organised a National Seminar on ‘Muslim Personal Law and Constitution of India’.
Presiding over the Inaugural Function of the Seminar, AMU Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (Veteran) said that since India is a secular country, where people follow various faiths and personal laws. “Therefore, following a personal law of a particular religion or the common civil law in certain matters like marriages and divorces is entirely personal to any citizen,” said the Vice Chancellor.
Prof. Shabahat Husain, former Dean, Faculty of Social Science and presently Chairman, Department of Library and Information Science, has been elected unopposed as the President of Indian Library Association (ILA), which is a national body to take care of the interests of the Libraries and Librarians in India.
Prof Shabahat Husain is the first library professional from Aligarh Muslim University to have this honour.
The Interdisciplinary Centre of Development Studies (ICDS), Faculty of Social Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University organized an extension lecture on “The Ongoing Global Economic Crisis and Its Impact on India”. Prof. Jayati Ghosh, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University delivered the extension lecture.