The academic calendar for the University falls within the authority of the respective faculty as set forth in Faculty Policies and Procedures
AMU has 12 faculties with 98 academic departments which offer varied courses at undergraduate as well as post graduate level
Five colleges offering academic programs in the area of medicine, dentistry, engineering. University's Women's College is pioneer in providing women's education and has been serving the cause of Women's education since 1930.
The University has 15 Centres, 3 Institutes and 3 Academies. These Centres, Institutes and Academies are specialized study programs offering courses in various interdisciplinary and emerging areas
AMU's Distance Learning program provides education especially to those who are from educationally and economically deprived section of society, particularly those of the minority community
The motto is to provide and develop an integrated and complete personality of the students inculcating the moral, intellectual, aesthetic qualities. The university maintains schools both at the primary and secondary levels including a specialized school for visually challenged
AMU runs a variety of undergraduate and post graduate degree courses in virtually all the basic disciplines of studies including medical and engineering sciences.