BY Syed Amir Mian | May 28, 2009
Aligarh: For the first time in its history, Aligarh Muslim University today hold its entrance test for the admission to MBBS/BDS at Lucknow and Hyderabad besides Kolkata, Bhopal, Kozhikode and Aligarh.
More than twenty one thousand candidates appeared for this prestigious course in all the centers. The admission test was conducted in a peaceful manner at thirteen test center at Aligarh, were cover nine thousand candidates appeared.
The Vice Chancellor, Professor P.K. Abdul Azis, Controller of Exams, Professor Mohammad Irfan and the University Registrar, Professor V.K. Abdul Jaleel visited most of the test centers. Elaborate security arrangements were made outside the campus to conduct the test.
The University authorities also provided the accommodation facilities to the candidates and their parents for stay at the University premises. Special help camps were also organized by the NSS of the University at Railway Station and other important places to provide guidance to the candidates..
Retired Professors and senior most serving Professors of the University were deputed as observer to various test centers. Some prominent were Professor Irfan Habib, Professor Emeritus and noted historian and Emeritus Professor Farhatullah Khan, historian Professor Sheerin Mousavi, eminent scientist, Professor Wazahat Husain and Professor Abu Qamar Siddiqui, Dean, Faculty of Medicine.