- Aliah University
Aliah University started its first academic session in 2008-09 and was confirmed the status of minority institution as per Aliah University Act 2007. It is an autonomous university in the state of West Bengal under the Department of Minority Affairs and Madrasah Education, Government of West Bengal. It aims to bring changes in higher education learning by merging modernity with tradition. The main objective behind the establishment of Aliah University was to promote higher learning among the backward minority class in West Bengal. It strives for excellence in teaching and overall development of the students.
Departments in Aliah University
Engineering and Technology
- Computer Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Mathematics and Computing
- Statistics and Informatics
- Biological Sciences
Humanities and Social Science
- Islamic Theology
- Education Geography
- Journalism and Mass Communication
Management and Business Administration
Admission in Aliah University
Admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Aliah University is granted through written entrance test popularly known as AUAT. Marks for the last examination is also taken in account before preparing the final merit list. Admission to M.S. and Ph.D. programmes is based primarily on a personal interview, though candidates have to take written tests as well. But Ph.D programme is open to all, not only for the Aliah Universities students.
Doctoral Degree in Aliah University
The University provides facilities for research leading to the award of the Doctorate degrees in the following branches:
- Social Sciences
- Religious Studies
The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is awarded to a candidate only after he or she has satisfactory performance and submitted an original thesis and passed the final viva voce.
Library of Aliah University
Aliah University Library started its operations from Salt Lake Campus since March 2010. Academic and research scholars, teaching and non-teaching staff can access the library.The university library system comprises 03 campus located at Newtown, Park Circus and Taltala. The Newtown Library deals with Engineering & Technology, Management, Pure Science and Biological Science collection while the Park Circus library covers the collection on Humanities, Nursing, Law, Education etc. The oldest library situated at Taltala campus has books on Islamic Theology.
Training and Placement in Aliah University
Ever since the establishment of the University, bright and dedicated students are getting ready for the next career path. The University has a well knit connection with industries and organizations to help these students to regular placements in respective fields.The University has a large pool of talent to recruit from, with a wide range of courses being offered at UG and PG levels.
Main Campus (New Town)
ll-A/27, Action Area II, Newtown,
West Bengal 700156
Address: 17, Gorachand Road, Kolkata-700 014