Aligarh Muslim University

public university in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India
(Redirected from MAO College)

The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a major university in the town of Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was originally founded by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan in 1875, as the Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College (better known as MAO College). It became a full university in 1920.

Osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII donated 5 Lakh Indian Rupees in the 1930s towards this University.[1]

AMU Journal

AMU Journal logo

AMU Journal is an independent educational community and media organization. It is run by students and alumni. It was started in the year 2016 by a group of Aligarh Muslim University students to cover campus activities and raise campus issues. Later it became a media portal and educational community.[2]

AMU Journal relaunched its website on 17 October 2016 via Aligarh Muslim University Public relations officer, Proctor and Deputy in collaboration with University Training and placement office.[3]


  1. "Nizam Hyderabad Mir Osman Ali Khan was a perfect secular ruler". 13 August 2015.
  2. "Aligarh Muslim University Student Start Online Portal to Disseminate AMU-Related News". News18. 2021-10-26. Retrieved 2021-11-26.
  3. "Aligarh Muslim University launches student run AMU journal's website". Retrieved 2021-11-26.

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