Aligarh Muslim University
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a public university located in the city of Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was established in 1875 by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan as Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College and was later elevated to university status in 1920. The university is known for its education and research programs in various fields, including science, technology, humanities, and social sciences. It has a diverse student population and provides hostel facilities to students from across India and abroad. AMU has produced many eminent scholars, scientists, and politicians over the years and has played a significant role in the development of education and intellectualism in India.