Aligarh Muslim University recently began short-term certificate courses exclusively for women students. The university has commenced admission for these courses offered by the Centre for Skill Development and Career Planning.
Girls who have passed Class 10 can apply for the certificate courses. Classes for these courses will begin on October 1, 2022. The courses being offered includes Computer Typing in both Hindi and English, Word Processing, Tally, Web Designing and Publishing, Electronic Data Processing, Computer Programming (PYTHON), Garment Making, Fashion Illustration and Sketching, Interior Decoration, Beauty Culture (Skin Care, Hair Care and Advance Courses), Commercial Arts and English Fluency Development Course.
According to AMU’s official website, the Centre for Skill Development and Career Planning was initially established to impart vocational skill training to the girls of AMU and later extended to ex-students, external students and homemakers. The main objective behind establishing the centre was to help women realize their potential and to make them independent.
Professor Naima Khatoon, the Director, Centre for Skill Development and Career Planning informed, “The admission forms are available at the Office of the Centre for Skill Development and Career Planning from 9 am to 4 pm on working days. Interested candidates can visit the Office of the Centre and check the university website for further details”. Students can check the eligibility criteria and syllabus on the official website – amu.ac.in.
- Staff Reporter