Q1. Is any of the programmes of Jamia
Hamdard available in distance learning mode?
A. Yes, we have many
courses available through distance mode.
Q2. Is there any affiliated
college/institution of Jamia Hamdard?
A. No, we do not have any
affiliated institution in Delhi or outside and also there is no branch
of Jamia Hamdard.
Q3. What is the performance of Hamdard
students in NET and GATE?
A. On an average 8-10 M.Sc.
students qualify in NET. Performance of our Pharmacy students in GATE
has been spectacular. Last year 41 students qualified in GATE including
all India topper.
What about campus placement?
A. We have a Placement Cell
which helps in placement of students. On-campus placement activities are
also organized at regular intervals. In every faculty Deans keep in
regular touch with industries and employers and advise students on
I want to know whether degrees of Jamia Hamdard are recognized by
the UGC and other
A. Yes, Jamia Hamdard is a
deemed university under Section 3 of University Grants Commission Act.
All the degrees of Jamia Hamdard are recognized by the UGC and other
professional bodies such as AICTE, Pharmacy Council of India, Indian
Nursing Council, CCIM etc.
I want to know the rating of Jamia Hamdard given by NAAC.
A. Jamia Hamdard has
now been accredited with 'A' grade by NAAC for a period of five years,
starting from March 2003.
Q7. I am often confused with Jamia Hamdard
and Jamia Millia Islamia. Please clarify.
A. Jamia Hamdard and Jamia
Millia Islamia are two different universities. Jamia Millia Islamia is a
Q1. I have appeared/have passed in 10+2
(Physics, Chemistry, Biology) examination this year. What are career
options for me in your university?
You have a number of courses for you. These are listed below.
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.)
Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm.)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.Th.)
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (B.O.Th.)
Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery (BUMS)
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT)
Diploma in X-Ray & ECG Technology
Diploma in Operation Theatre Techniques
B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing (for unmarried girls)
Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (DGNM) (for unmarried
Q.2. I have appeared/have passed in 10+2
examination with Mathematics as a subject this year. What are career
options for me in your university?
You can go for BCA/B.Sc. (IT) programme of our university.
Q3. I have completed 10+2 with Mathematics
as one of the subjects. Please advise me, if I am eligible to apply for
your BCA programme.
A. Yes, those who have studied
Mathematics can apply for BCA.
Q4. Hamdard is known for Unani medicine.
Whether there are any Unani courses offered by Jamia Hamdard?
A. We run BUMS course for
Unani medicine. For admission to this course good knowledge of Urdu is
essential, as instruction is given in Urdu.
Q5. Do you run B.I.T. programme anymore.
A. No, we have now three year
BCA/B.Sc. (IT) programme. A student who has studied science at +2 level
may either opt for BCA or B.Sc. (IT) degree.
Q.6. In some institutes D.Pharm. candidates are
given admission to the second year of B.Pharm. Whether Jamia Hamdard has
A. Yes, D.Pharm. students can
get admission to second year of B.Pharm.
Q7. I want to do a diploma level course
that can provide me employment in hospital or pathology laboratory. Is
there any opportunity for me in Jamia Hamdard?
A. Jamia Hamdard has three
diploma courses for you: D.M.L.T., Dip in X-ray & ECG Technology and
Dip in Operation Theatre Techniques. These courses could be very useful
for you for employment purpose.
Q8. I want to pursue nursing course, but
have not studied science in +2. What is your advice?
A. Our diploma course in
nursing (Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery) is open to +2
students who have not studied science. Selected candidates are also
offered a scholarship of Rs. 500 per month.
Q9. Is there any undergraduate level
programme in management in your university?
A. No, only masters level
(MBA) programme is run by Jamia Hamdard at present.
Q1. I have passed B.Sc. (Physics,
Chemistry, Mathematics). What are the career options for me in your
A. We have MCA, MBA and PGDCA
programmes suited to your qualification. Besides, we have a M.Sc.
(Chemistry-Industrial Applications) programme for the graduates with
Chemistry as one of the subjects. Admission for MBA and MCA have been
completed for the academic year beginning in July 2002. Admission notice
for these courses is issued in the month of November/December.
Q2. I am going to appear B.Sc. (Botany,
Chemistry, Zoology) examination this year and I am interested to pursue
higher studies in your university. What is your advice for me?
We have masters programme (M.Sc.) in Biochemistry, Biotechnology,
Chemistry, Environmental Botany and Toxicology.
for Admission To M.Sc. in Biochemistry
A candidate seeking admission to M.Sc. in Biochemistry must have passed
B.Sc. or equivalent examination with Biochemistry or Chemistry
as one of the subjects securing at least 55% marks in aggregate.
for Admission To M.Sc. in Biotechnology
candidate seeking admission to M.Sc. in Biotechnology must have passed
B.Sc. or equivalent examination of a recognized university in Biological
Sciences securing a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate. The candidates
having passed B.Sc. (Agriculture) or B.V.Sc. are also eligible.
for Admission To M.Sc. in M.Sc. Chemistry-Industrial Applications
candidate seeking admission to M.Sc. in Chemistry must have passed B.Sc.
or equivalent examination of a recognized university with Chemistry as
one of the subjects securing at least 55% marks in the aggregate..
Eligibility for Admission to M.Sc. in Environmental Botany
candidate seeking admission to M.Sc. in Environmental Botany must have
passed B.Sc. or equivalent examination of a recognized university with
Botany/Plant Sciences as one of the subjects securing at least 55% marks
in the aggregate.
Eligibility for Admission to M.Sc. in Toxicology
candidate seeking admission to M.Sc. in Toxicology must have passed
B.Sc. or equivalent examination of a recognized university with any
three of Botany, Chemistry, Zoology, Biochemistry or any other subject
of Life Sciences with at least 55% marks in the aggregate. Candidates
who are B.Sc. in Chemistry/Biochemistry/ Biology and have also obtained
B.U.M.S./B. Pharm. or other professional degree from Jamia Hamdard will
also be eligible to compete for admission to the course. The criterion
of 55% marks at B.Sc. level will be relaxed in their cases and they will
be given a weightage of 5% while computing the merit for admission.
Q3. For admission to M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
shall I have to appear for joint entrance test conducted by different
A. No, we have our own
entrance test for admission to this programme.
Q4. My result will not be out by the time
admission in Jamia Hamdard will start. Am I eligible to apply and get
A. Yes, you can apply. If
selected, you will have to produce your mark sheet with the required
percentage by July 30, 2002.
Q5. I have come to know that Jamia Hamdard
offers some courses in Rehabilitation Sciences at masters level. What
are the courses available?
A. Two of our programmes viz.,
M.P.Th. (in Neurology, Osteo-myology, Cardio-pulmonary and Sports
Health) and M.O.Th. (in Orthopedics and Pediatrics) are running very
Q7. I am interested to pursue higher
studies in toxicology. Please inform about the job opportunities after
A. Besides Jamia Hamdard, Agra
University and Madras University also offer M.Sc. in Toxicology. After
completing this programme, you can get job in pharmaceutical industries
(in their toxicology units), other industries (in their environmental
monitoring units) and position of scientist in research institutes etc.
There is great demand of toxicologists in the US also.
Q8. I am interested to pursue higher
studies in Islamic studies. What programmes of studies are available for
me in Jamia Hamdard?
A. You can join our M.A.
(Islamic studies) programme, if you have studied Islamic studies at
undergraduate level as one of the subjects. This programme is also open
to the candidates who have passed Fazilat from a recognized Madarsas.
Is PGDCA a part time course?
Yes, it is part-time evening course. It is suited to those who
are in job.
I want to know in which subjects Jamia Hamdard does offer Ph.D.
A. Ph.D. degree programmes are
available in science, pharmacy, management, computer science, Islamic
studies and federal studies. You are also advised to go through FAQ in Research.
Q1. I am a foreign student and wish to join
your university for MBA programme. What is the admission procedure?
A. There is special provision
for admitting foreign students in Jamia Hamdard. No entrance test is
required for foreign students. Click
here for more details.
Q1. I am an NRI student from Dubai with
10+2 qualification. I wish to pursue B.P.Th. programme of your esteemed
university. Please advise.
A. In every programme of
study, we have some NRI seats. No entrance test is prescribed for NRI
candidates except for M.Pharm. Click
here for more details.
Q1. I have passed M.Sc. (Biochemistry). I
am interested to join research in your university. How should I proceed
A. You can join research in
the Department of Biochemistry. You can also go for Biotechnology or
any scholarship/fellowship is provided during research?
A. Jamia Hamdard prefers NET
qualified candidates for research. There are several research projects
in various faculties. Positions available in those projects are
advertised in newspapers and on our web site. You can approach the
Chairman, Admission Committee for more details.
What are scholarship programmes of Jamia Hamdard?
A. A number of scholarships
are available for meritorious students. Click
here for more details
Q1. I am a girl student from Rajasthan. I
wish to join your M.Sc. (Toxicology) programme. Whether hostel facility
will be available for me?
A. Yes, we have sufficient
hostel accommodation for girls. Girl students desirous of hostel
accommodation are given hostel. Free hostel is provided to Diploma
Q2. What about boys' hostel?
A. Hostel accommodation for
boys is limited. A new hostel for foreign/NRI students is under
construction which will augment hostel facility.
Is there provision of donation based admission in your
A. No. The university does not
charge any donation. Fee structure for various courses is given at Prospectus 2002 (Adobe Acrobat Reader Required).
Q.2. I am a foreign student from Nepal. Is there
any special fee rebate for me?
A. Yes, foreign students from
SAARC countries are given a relief of US$ 500 in the annual fee for
foreign students. Click here
for more details.