Prof. Tariq Haqqi delivers lecture at AMU Â
ALIGARH: A distinguished AMU alumnus, Prof. Tariq Haqqi, North East Medical University, Ohio, US delivered a lecture on “Opportunities of Higher Education in USA” at the Training and Placement Office (General), Aligarh Muslim University. The lecture was organized by the Aligarh Alumni Association of New England (AAANE), USA and the TPO, AMU.
In his lecture, Prof. Haqqi informed the students about Sir Syed Excellence for Science Award (SESA). He said that SESA, a philanthropic organization started by AMU alumni residing in US, provides mentorship to the students wishing to study in American universities. He said that the AAANE helps those students who wish to go abroad after clearing GRE and TOEFL, and provides them application fees for five universities. He said that the members of AAANE also provide guidance to the students in selecting the right universities, scholarships and supervisors.
Students from different faculties of the university were present in the session. Prof. Haqqi presented a memento to Mr. Saad Hameed on behalf of AAANE.
Prof. Haqqi also delivered a lecture on â€œDietary Antioxidants: Useful and Useless in Arthritisâ€ at the Department of Chemistry. AMU Pro-Vice Chancellor, Brig. S. Ahmad Ali presided over the lecture. He also presented a memento to Prof. Haqqi.