Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) UG/PG Admission Notification 2017
The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh has announced admission notification to apply for admission to its various UG/PG Programmes. Interested eligible candidates may apply for admission to its various programmes offered under various specializations for the academic session 2017.
AMU 2017 Admission Policy:
Aligarh Muslim University popularly known as AMU conducts the entrance examination for several courses which include B.Sc. (Hons.), B.Com (Hons.), BA (Hons.), B.Tech, B.Arch, MBA, MBA (IB), PG Diploma in Islamic Banking & Finance, B.Ed, BA LLB, Diploma in Engineering, Senior Secondary School Certificate (Science Stream), Senior Secondary School Certificate (Humanities & Commerce Streams). The admission to the candidates is provided on the basis of his/her performance in the entrance examination. However, admission to MBBS & BDS Course will be based on NEET Score 2017 but candidates are directed to apply online on AMU website as well.
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Master of Science (MSc)
Master of Technology (M. Tech)
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy Technology (BRTT)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Commerce (M.Com)
Master of Law (LLM)
Master of Physical Education (MPEd)
Master of Commerce (B.Com)
Master of Arts (MA)
The age criteria for the above programmes is given below. However. there is special age criteria for some coures which is given respective to those courses.
Diploma Courses – Maximum Age Limit 19/21 years
Graduate Courses – Maximum Age Limit 24 years
Postgraduate Courses – Maximum Age Limit 27 years
PG Diploma Courses – Maximum Age Limit 29 years
The eligibility criteria for different courses of AMU is discussed as below:
For B.Sc. (Hons.):
Aspirants must have passed Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination or its equivalent examination with minimum 55% aggregate in English & three subjects from amongst Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics.
For B.A. (Hons.):
The Minimum educational qualification required is Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent examination from the recognized University with minimum aggregate of 50% marks in English and in any three of the subjects from amongst Accountancy, Arabic, Banking, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Organization, Business Studies, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, English, Fine Arts, Geography, Hindi, History, Home Science, Islamic Studies, Mathematics, Persian, Philosophy, Physical Health Education, Physics, Political Science/Civics, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Urdu and modern Indian Languages.
For M.Sc. (Biotechnology):
Those who have completed their bachelor degree in 10+2+3 education pattern with Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary Sciences or with Chemistry are eligible to apply for this course.
The candidates possessing B. Tech, MBBS or B .Pharma degree with at least 55% marks are eligible to apply and those who have passed their M.Sc. (1 year) in relevant subject with 55% marks are also eligible to apply.
Minimum qualification of Bachelor’s degree with 50% aggregate marks is required to apply for the course.
For B. Tech and B. Arch:
The educational qualification required for this course is Senior secondary School Certificate of this University or an equivalent examination passed with 50% aggregate marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Those who have successfully completed Diploma in Engineering with minimum aggregate of 50% marks are also eligible to apply for both the courses.
Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be three hours.
Type of Question: The question paper will objective type
No. of Questions: Total 150 questions will be asked in examination
Marking Scheme: One mark will be given to the candidates for correct answer
Negative Marking: There is no process of negative marking
Subjects: The question paper will comprised of Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Aspirants must have passed Senior Secondary School Certificate or an equivalent examination with 50% marks in aggregate and the candidate should not have the age more than 22 years as on 1st July of the year of admission.
For Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery:
Senior Secondary School Certificate from recognized Board/University or an equivalent examination passed with 40% aggregate marks in any one of the following subjects:
Science/Arts stream with English Core/English Elective
Health care science in vocational stream only
Age must be in between 17-35 years as on or before 1st September of the year of admission. However there is no age criteria for ANM candidates.
For M Tech Programme:
The candidates interested in applying for this programme should have pursued B. Tech or its equivalent examination, in the relevant branch of study, with not less than 60 per cent marks in aggregate or its equivalent CPI/CGPA/NAG.
For M.Sc. Programme:
The candidates interested in applying for this programme should have pursued B. Sc with Biochemistry/Biosciences/Life Sciences/Medical Biochemistry/Clinical Biochemistry as main, with two of the following subsidiary subjects: Zoology/Botany/ Chemistry/Biotechnology or B.Sc with Biochemistry/Biosciences/Clinical Biochemistry/ Medical Biochemistry, as one of the subjects of equal value along with any two of the optional subjects i.e. Zoology, Botany/Chemistry/Biotechnology
For MA in Mass Communication:
Applicants must be Graduates with at least 50% aggregate scores.
For MCA Course:
B.Tech. / B. Arch./B.E. with 55% marks in aggregate.
Bachelor Degree in Science from a recognised University with 55% marks in aggregate and must have studied Mathematics along with any two of the following subjects – Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Application, Computer Maintenance, Information Technology as main or subsidiary subject at the qualifying examination.
Note: Must have studied Physics and Mathematics in the Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent Course.
For MBBS/BDS Programmes:
Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination of this University or an examination recognised by the University as its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English. Further, the candidate must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Lower Age Limit:
Not less than 17 years as on 31st December in the year of admission.
Through NEET, but only of the registered candidates. Thus candidates need to apply on AMU website as well.
AMU admission Application Procedure:
Aspirants who are willing to apply for the AMU admissions may apply through both online and offline mode.
The Admission forms are needed to be downloaded from the University’s official web portal i.e., www.amucontrollerexams.com.
After successfully downloading this form, applicants must fill it correctly and send it to the respective offices’ address before the last date.
Candidates must not fail in enclosing the below mentioned copies of documents along with their applications:
1.Bank Challan Slip amounting to the Application fee.
2. Academic transcripts
3. Caste Certificate
4. Experience certificate
You can take the print out of duly filled application form and send it with cash receipt or Demand Draft of requisite amount in favour of Finance Officer, AMU, payable at Aligarh to
“Office of the Controller of Examination,
Aligarh Muslim University,
There is only one modes of payment Online Payment via Net Banking, Credit Card/Debit Card. The fee details are given as per courses as below:
|Course Name||Application Fee|
|B. Tech. Only, B.A(LLB), M.B.A./M.B.A (IB), MBA /MBA (IB)/PG Diploma in Islamic Banking & Finance||Rs.550|
|MBBS/BDS, MD/MS/ PG Diploma Courses, MDS||Rs.500|
|B. Tech. & B.Arch.||Rs.650|
|S.S.S.C. (Science) & Diploma in Engineering, S.S.S.C. (Humanities & Commerce)||Rs.450|
|M.Sc. (Biotechnology), B. Ed., B. Com. (Hons.),
B. A. (Hons.), B. Sc. (Hons.), Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery, MFC/ MTA, Diploma Courses through CET, B.E (Evening), B.L.I.Sc, MSW, BSW, Pre-Tib, BUMS
AMU Admission 2017 Important Dates:
|Course Name||Last Date Online Application||Last date Hard Copy Submission|
|M.Sc (Agriculture)/LLM Program||April 10, 2017||April 13, 2017|
|MBBS/BDS Program||June 15, 2017||June 20, 2017|
|MA(West Asian Studies) /M.Tech/M.com Programs||April 17, 2017||April 20, 2017|
|LLM /BRTT/M.Sc Programs||April 18, 2017||April 21, 2017|
|MA(Arabic)/BFA/MBA Programs||April 12, 2017||April 15, 2017|
|B.A (Hons)/M.P.Ed Programs||April 19, 2017||April 22, 2017|
Date of Examination:
|Programme Name||Examination Date|
|Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery||19th April 2017|
|B.Sc. (Hons)||23rd April 2017|
|B.Com (Hons.)||23rd April 2017|
|BA (Hons.)||23rd April 2017|
|B. Tech||30th April 2017|
|B.Tech/B.Arch||30th April 2017|
|M.Sc. (Biotechnology)||04th May 2017|
|MBA /MBA (IB)/PG Diploma in Islamic Banking & Finance||07th May 2017|
|B.Ed||07th May 2017|
|B.A (Hons.) Foreign Languages||08th May 2017|
|B.A (LLB)||08th May 2017|
|SSSC (Humanities & Commerce Streams)||14th May 2017|
|SSSC (Science Stream) & Diploma in Engineering||14th May 2017|
|MFC/ MTA||18th May 2017|
|Diploma Courses through CET||20th May 2017|
|B.E (Evening)||21st May 2017|
|MCA||21st May 2017|
|MA (Mass Communication):||22nd May 2017|
|B.L.I.Sc||24th May 2017|
|MSW||25th May 2017|
|BSW||4th June 2017|
|Pre-Tib||11th June 2017|
BUMS, MBBS/BDS, MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses, MDS:
Through NEET but only candidates who will register Online will be considered for Admission. However, candidates seeking admission for BUMS shall have to appear to qualify Urdu test to be conducted by AMU at Aligarh.
For information on more courses, admissions, the necessary application guidlines and online submission of application form Click Here
AMU Admission Exam Pattern:
The examination pattern for different courses offered in AMU is as follows. The medium of all the test should be English except where a question paper is set in a language other than English.
For B. Tech Course:
- Subjects: The question paper will comprised of Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.
- Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be three hours.
- Type of Question: The question paper will objective type
- No. of Questions: Total 150 questions will be asked in examination
- Marking Scheme: One mark will be given to the candidates for correct answer
- Negative Marking: There is no process of negative marking
For B.Sc (Hons) Home Science (Agricultural Sciences):
There will be one question paper contains 100 objective type questions and includes the following sections:
- English – 25 Marks
- Chemistry – 25 Marks
- Physics – 25 Marks
- Mathematics – 25 Marks
- Biology – 25 Marks
- Home Science (Agr. Sciences) – 25 Marks
First three sections are compulsory while there will be choice for the candidates to attempt only one section from the last three sections.
Exam Duration: 2 hours
For B.A. (Hons.):
The question paper will contain 100 multiple choice questions and is divided into the following sections:
- English – 25 Marks
- Indo-Islamic Culture and Aligarh Movement – 25 Marks
- General Awareness and Current Affairs – 40 Marks
- Reasoning and Intelligence – 10 Marks
The time allotted to the candidates to answer the questions will be 2 hours.
For B.Com. (Hons.):
The question paper has 100 objective type questions separated into the following components:
- English – 25 Marks
- Accountancy – 20 Marks
- Business Studies – 15 Marks
- Economics – 10 Marks
- Elementary Mathematics and Statistics – 10 Marks
- Reasoning and Numerical Ability – 10 Marks
- General Awareness – 10 Marks
Exam duration: 2 hours
It has 2 papers contains equal marks weightage and the time duration for both the papers will be 2 hours. Paper-1 will be common with B.Tech applicants. Paper-2 is the architecture aptitude test that contains descriptive questions and test of drawing. It must be necessary for the candidates to secure 40% marks then only he/she will be eligible for the selection. For both the papers, the time duration will be 3 hours.
For Diploma in Engineering:
It contains 100 objective type questions with the following breakup:
Science (Physics and Chemistry) – 40 Marks
Mathematics – 40 Marks
General Knowledge – 10 Marks
Indo-Islamic Culture – 10 Marks
It has the time duration of 2 hours
There will be 75 objective type questions (75% weightage) and 25 short answer type questions (25% weightage) and will be divided in General English, Current Affairs/General Knowledge (with emphasis on legal issues), Reasoning and Aptitude. It has the time duration of 2 hours
There is only one objective type paper of 200 marks and contains 200 questions on Environmental Awareness, Quantitative and Numerical Ability, Comprehension and Verbal Ability, Reasoning and Intelligence, Data Analysis and Interpretation. It has the time duration of 3 hours
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