08-DEC-2018: VC welcomes AMU?s proposed status of Institution of Eminence
ALIGARH December 8: Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Prof Tariq Mansoor has expressed happiness on the recommendation of the Empowered Expert Committee for granting the status of Institution of Eminence to the Aligarh Muslim University besides six public and 12 private institutions of higher learning in the country. Other public institutions finding place in the recommendation include Banaras Hindu University, Tezpur University, Savithribai Phule Pune University, University of Hyderabad, Panjab University and Andhra University.
In its first list, the panel earlier recommended eight public sector institutions for this status out of which three succeeded in getting the status of institution of eminence.
Prof Mansoor said that if Aligarh Muslim University is granted the status of Institution of Eminence, it will widen the research arena in the varsity and provide the faculty members with better opportunities to carry out innovative researches in respective fields.
Prof Mansoor urged the faculty members to prepare innovative research proposals and help the University attain higher research grants.
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