Jamia Millia Islamia
Jamia Millia Islamia (lit. 'National Muslim University') is a central university located in New Delhi, India. Originally established at Aligarh, United Provinces (present day Uttar Pradesh, India) during the British Raj in 1920, it moved to its current location in Okhla in 1935. It was given the deemed status by University Grants Commission in 1962. On 26 December 1988, it became a central university.
ʻallam al-insān-a mā lam yaʻlam
Motto in English
|Taught man what he knew not.|
|Established||October 29, 1920|
|Founders||Mahmud Hasan Deobandi|
Mohammad Ali Jauhar
Hakim Ajmal Khan
Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari
Abdul Majeed Khwaja
South East Delhi,
|Campus||Urban, 254 acres (103 ha)|
|Affiliations||UGC, NAAC, AIU, AICTE, NBA|
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In 2020, Jamia Millia Islamia was ranked 1st among all central universities in the country in rankings released by Ministry of Education of India.