Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi was originally established at Aligarh in United Provinces, India in 1920It offers integrated education from nursery to research in specialized areas. In 1962, the University Grants Commission declared JMI a ‘deemed to be University’. It became a Central University by an act of the Indian Parliament in 1988.
Besides its six faculties, the JMI has number of centers of learning and research, like Mass Communication Research Centre (MCRC) and Academy of Third World Studies (ATWS). The JMI is also marching ahead in the field of Information Technology (IT). It offers various undergraduate and postgraduate IT courses. Apart from this, the JMI has a campus wide network which connects a large number of its departments and offices.
The students are provided with well furnished library. The library is named after ex-President of India, Dr. Zakir Hussain. It has computerized collection which is available through OPAC (Online public Access Catalogue). The library has dedicated internet area where students are encouraged to make use of e-journals, with regular orientation programs.
The JMI University provides 100% placement. It gives students the opportunity to showcase their corporate requirements and job efficiencies. JMI also promotes games and sports among the student youth. The sports activities in JMI are organized through a University Sports Committee which is chaired by a senior university professor.
Jamia Milia Islamia offers scholarships and fellowships to its students studying in various programs.
The Jamia Millia Islamia University is a central university of India according to the special act of parliament in the year 1988. The students can opt to study full time at the campus or part time study. Jamia Millia Islamia also provides facilities for correspondence courses.
Courses offered: Undergraduate
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Chemistry
Bachelor of Arts with Computer Applications
Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Political Science
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Social Work
Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Sociology
Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in History
Bachelor of Dental Sciences (B.D.S)
Courses offered: Postgraduate
Master of Science in Bioscience
Master of Science in Chemistry
Master of Computer Application
Master of Arts in Political Science
Master of Arts in Applied Psychology
Master of Arts in Social Work
Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
Master of Arts in Sociology
Master of Arts in Educational Planning & Administration
Master of Education
Courses offered: Doctorates
Doctor of Philosophy in Biosciences
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science
Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work
Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology
Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Institute of Advanced Studies in English(IASE)
Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Studies
Centers of research and learning
PG Diploma in Management of NGOs
Certificate in Translation Proficiency
Master of Philosophy in Education
Mass Communication Research Centre
Academy of Third World Studies
The placement and training cell of JMI helps students and companies meet and bridge knowledge gaps for recruitment. JMU imparts the skills and necessary training to its students to meet eligibility criteria of recruiters and prepare them for placement tests and interview by conducting mock interviews and written tests. The placement cell makes available the requisite information about recruiting companies to its students as well as course content and quality of students to potential recruiters.
The JMI Placement and Training cell contacts companies and sets up their campus visit for the placement procedure while it prepares the university and students for campus placement drives.
During campus placement drives, recruiters generally conduct written tests, group discussions, and personal interviews. The students who qualify receive job offers with salaries based on various factors including their performance in tests, academic record, and recruiter’s company norms and standards.
Recent placement highlights- 2019-20: During the 2019-20 placement drive, a total of 52 companies participated, offering 257 job offers to students of various postgraduate, undergraduate, and diploma courses. Recently, the university concluded its 2020 Summer Placement Drive for the M.Sc. Banking and Financial Analytics department as it achieved a 100% internship record. The average CTC was recorded at INR 5 LPA, while the highest CTC stood at INR 41 LPA. Microsoft was the top recruiter, other leading recruiters being Zee Entertainment, Adobe Systems, BYJU’s and Trident India.
Undergraduate Admissions- B.A., B.Sc., B.B.A., B.Com., B.T.T.M., B.F.A., B.P.T., B.Ed., B.Li.I.Sc., diploma
Selection Criteria: JMI-conducted entrance test and interview.
Eligibility: 10+2 from a recognised board with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks.
Undergraduate Admissions- B.D.S.
Selection Criteria: NEET UG score/rank.
Eligibility: 10+2 with PCB from a recognised board with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks.
Postgraduate Admissions- M.A., M.Sc., M.Com., LL.M., M.F.A., M.P.T., M.Ed. and M.Li.I.Sc. and advanced diploma courses
Selection Criteria: JMI-conducted entrance test and interview.
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline/specialisation from a recognised university with a minimum aggregate of 45-55% marks.
Doctoral Admissions- M.Phil. and Ph.D.
Selection Criteria: Entrance test scores and performance in interview and presentation.
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline/specialisation from a recognised university with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks.
Postgraduate Admissions- M.B.A.
Selection Criteria: M.B.A. admission test, group discussion and personal interview.
B.A.: INR 20,010 – INR 24,000
B.Sc.: INR 23,400 – INR 3.90 Lakh
B.Com.: INR 21,600
B.B.A.: INR 39,300
B.Ed.: INR 13,800
B.P.T.: INR 98,100
B.H.M.: INR 1.41 Lakh
B.T.T.M.: INR 1.21 Lakh
B.F.A.: INR 42,200
B.Voc.: INR 1.33 Lakh – 2.91 Lakh
B.Lib.I.Sc.: INR 20,000
B.D.S.: INR 1.24 Lakh
M.A.: INR 13,400 – INR 1.61 Lakh
M.Sc.: INR 16,000 – INR 1.49 Lakh
M.Com.: INR 14,400
M.Lib.I.Sc: INR 30,100
MPT: INR 98,000 – INR 98,300
M.Ed: INR 14,800
MFA: INR 21,100
MHM: INR 90,000
MTTM: INR 81,270
MBA: INR 47,000 – INR 1.30 Lakh
PG Diploma: INR 7,200 – INR 74,320
The JMI is also marching ahead in the field of Information Technology (IT). It offers various undergraduate and postgraduate IT courses. Apart from this, the JMI has a campus wide network which connects a large number of its departments and offices.
It was ranked 16th in India overall by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2020, 10th among universities, 9th in law ranking, 10th in architecture ranking, 28th in the engineering ranking and 34th in the management ranking.
For boys there are four hostels with limited number of seats and for girls there is only one hostel. In addition to this, there is one Working Women’s Hostel also.