Established in the year 1998, Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) is a Central University. It takes its after name after Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, India's first Minister of Education, a freedom fighter in the independence era, and a scholar of Islam and Urdu literature.
This institute comprises of seven schools that are inclusive of 24 departments offering masters programmes, research programmes at MPhil and PhD level. The Lucknow campus of MANUU offers admissions in PG programmes (MA) in Urdu, Arabic, Persian and English. It has established three polytechnic colleges based in Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Darbhanga. Also, it offers a number of academic programmes in distance learning stream.
Maulana Azad National Urdu University Highlights
|Year of establishment||1998|
|Campuses||Hyderabad and Lucknow|
|Campus size||200 acre|
|Recognised by||UGC Approved, AIU Member, NAAC Accreditation (Grade 'A')|
|Modes of education||Full-time, Distance Learning|
|Number of courses offered||83 courses across 11 streams|
|Total no. of seats||32,000+|
|No. of scholarships / fellowships||5|
|Collaboration||Doordarshan, Prasar Bharti|
|Application mode (when admissions are open)||Online|
Maulana Azad National Urdu University Admission Process
The process of Maulana Azad National Urdu University admission 2020 is completely online. Students are granted admissions either on the basis of merit in the qualifying exam or performance / score in the entrance examination/interview conducted by the University. The courses mentioned below showcase admissions qualifiers under respective heads:
- Course admissions basis entrance exam– PhD, MPhil, BTech (CS), MTech (CS), MCA, MA (JMC), MBA, DElEd, B.Ed, MEd and polytechnic programmes
- Course admissions basis qualifying exam - All other UG, PG, paramedical programmes, bridge courses, lateral entry for BTech (CS) and polytechnic programmes
Note: For details on qualifying exams for each course, please visit the official site of the University.
Online process of applying for admissions in undergraduate, postgraduate, doctorate, diploma, and certificate courses offered by MANUU is enlisted below:
- Visit the university website (www.manuu.ac.in) and click on the ‘Apply’
- Select the desired course, download the application form and fill required details
- Upload the scanned copies of necessary documents like proof of Urdu education at Class 10 /12 level, recent photo, Class 10 / 12 or qualifying exam marksheets, category certificate, among others.
- Make a payment of registration fee (Rs 300 – General category students and Rs 200 for SC/ST/PwD and women candidates) to complete the registration process
Maulana Azad National Urdu University Courses
MANUU offers a number of UG courses in Science, Commerce, Arts, Education and Technology disciplines. It also offers PhD course under 16 specialisations and MPhil programme under 12 specialisations.
Below listed are some of the popular courses offered by this University along with their eligibility criteria and course fee structure:
|Course Name||Eligibility||Course Fee (in Rs)|
|BA||Class 12 or equivalent from recognized board / institution||12,450|
|BCom||Class 12 or equivalent with 45% marks from any recognized board||12,450|
|MA- Urdu- English- Persian||Bachelors' degree with minimum 45% marks with English / Urdu/ Arabic as main subjects at Class 10/ 12/ Degree level||18,300|
|B.Ed||Bachelors' degree with minimum of 50% aggregate in BA/BSc/ BSc (Home Science)/ BCom from any recognized university or institution||23,700|
|PhD- Management- Social Work- Islamic Studies||Master's degree with 55% marks minimum with MSW/ Islamic Studies/Arab Culture/West Asian Studies/Sunni Theology/Arabic/History as one of the main subjects||-|
Maulana Azad National Urdu University Placements
MANUU has a set-up a dedicated Placement Cell which helps the students in securing suitable job opportunities. It organises on-campus recruitment drive, counselling sessions, various pre-placement talks mock group discussions and interviews to make students placement-ready.
Some of the recruiters hiring from this campus include Airtel, Amazon, Big Bazaar, CapGemini, Cognizant, DHFL, ICICI, Infosys, Kotak Bank, TradeIndia, Wipro, to name a few.
There is no information regarding placement success rate or salary packages offered to students in past years on the official website of university.