About The College
Jamia Hamdard University is providing the students with excellent education. Students passing out from here do not have to wait for employment. It is located at Hamdard Nagar, Delhi. It is a UGC recognized University. It has been accredited by NAAC with ‘A Grade. The University was set up with the formation of a small clinic (Unani) in 1906. The god work was done by Hakeem Hafiz Abdul Majeed, a celebrated practitioner of Unani System of Medicine. Hakeem Abdul Hameed, an illustrious son of an illustrious father (Hakeem Hafiz Abdul Majeed) carried the legacy forward and now the University is scaling new heights.
In the year 1962, Hakeem Abdul Hameed established the Institute of History of Medicine and Medical Research. The objective was clear: promoting research and education in the annals of history of medicine.
In 1963, Hakeem Abdul Hameed and all his Muslim friends and various other associates established the Indian Institute of Islamic Studies so that the views of Islamic Culture and Civilization can be promoted for the welfare of the society.
In the same year (1963), the Hamdard Tibbi College was established in Gali Qasim Jaan, in the Old Delhi. However, it was transferred to Jamia Hamdard Campus in the year 1980 so that adequate education can be provided to the students related to Unani Medicine. The aim was very decent and clear, carrying forward the hailing legacy of the Unani Medicine.
In the year 1972, the Hamdard College of Pharmacy was established with a view to provide training and education in all the aspects of pharmacy.
The dream came true in the year 1989 when the University had been given the status and power of being a ‘Deemed University’ by the Ministry of Human Resource Development on the 10th of May, 1989
There are many facilities that have been provided in this University. Some of them are as follows:
Central Instrumentation Facility –The Central Instrument Facility was set up in July in the year 1990 with the installation of:
Mettler electronic balance
L7 Backman Ultra-centrifuge
Sorval Rt-6000 Low speed centrifuge
Perkin-Elmer 8700 Gas Chromatograph
DU-64 Backman UV-VIS Spectrometer.
In the year 1992, ßeta-counter DNA Electrophoresis systems and gamma-counter were added to the
Training and Placement Cell counsels and guides the students in their training and placement. This Cell keeps a close interaction with industry and identifies the potential employers and their contemporary needs. It organizes Industry- Institute-interaction through pre-placement talks, seminars, lectures and discussions. The Cell also arranges on-the-job training of students by organizing campus placements. The Placement Cell in the University also arranges various soft skill and personality development
Hakeem Abdul Majeed Merit Scholarship of Rs.125 per month.
Hakeem Abdul Hameed Fellowship to M.D. (Unani) students.
Hamdard Research Fellowships of Rs.4000/- per month for Ph.D. students.
Maulana Wahid Hussain Memorial Merit Scholarship for BUMS.
Maulana Ahmad Raza Merit Scholarship for M.A. students.