06-SEP-2016: Ambassador Rashad Husain, United States' Special Envoy for Strategic Counter Terrorism Communication today visited the Aligarh Muslim University and met the officiating Vice Chancellor, Brig. S. Ahmad Ali.
During the meeting, Brig. Ali highlighted the various Memoranda of Understanding between AMU and US universities including the Mercer University. He also informed the visiting guest about the dual degree programme conducted by the Ohio State University and the Aligarh Muslim University, under which four AMU students, including two girls, have completed their Masters and another batch of four students has commenced their dual degree Masters programme recently.
Mr. Rashad Husain's mother did her MBBS from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of the AMU. He is also a close relative of Prof. Humayun Murad, former faculty member of the Department of Zoology.