About The University
What does Jamia Millia Islamia mean?
In Urdu Jamia means 'University' and Millia means 'National'.
Tell me more about Jamia Millia Islamia.
Jamia Millia Islamia is a Central University created through the Act of Indian Parliament in 1988. The University is open to all persons irrespective of caste, color and creed.
How to reach Jamia Millia Islamia?
Jamia Millia Islamia is located on the south-east corner of Delhi. One may reach the University by road. It is well-connected to all parts of Delhi. From the Indira Gandhi International Airport, it is situated at a distance of 25 kms. From the New Delhi and Old Delhi Railway Stations, the distance to Jamia is about 16 kms. From the Inter State Bus Terminus, Kashmiri Gate the distance of Jamia is 20 kms., whereas from Vivek Vihar and Sarai Kale Khan Bus Terminus the Jamia is at a distance of 16 kms. and 6 kms. respectively.
When was Jamia Millia Islamia established?
The Jamia Millia Islamia was established in the year 1920.
What is the relation between the Jamia schools and the University?
Jamia schools are an integral part of the University. The University itself runs the schools and conducts the examinations of all the courses. These schools also form part of the practicing schools for the Faculty of Education, JMI.
Does Jamia Millia Islamia have any affiliated Colleges?
No, the Jamia does not have any affiliated colleges