AMU Admission 2020 – Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has postponed the AMU Entrance exam 2020 due to the COVID-19 Lockdown. The revised schedule for the examination and release of admit card will be notified after assessing the lockdown status in the country. Earlier, AMU released the application form of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses on January 16 and 20, 2020 respectively. The application correction window was opened from March 2 to March 7.
Candidates, who have filled the application form successfully will be able to download admit card from the official website as per the revised schedule. Only those candidates who are not more than 24 years of age and have passed class 12th with the prescribed subjects are eligible for AMU admission 2020 undergraduate courses, whereas, for postgraduate courses, candidates must not be more than 27 years of age and have completed their bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject.
All the shortlisted candidates in the Aligarh Muslim University 2020 entrance will have to go for counselling round along with the prescribed documents for verification. After counselling, those who have been allotted seats will be eligible to take admission in the course of their choice. For detailed information about AMU 2020 admission, go through the article.
Latest: AMU Entrance Exam 2020 has been postponed till further notice.
AMU Admission Overview
|Name of exam||Aligarh Muslim University Entrance Exam|
|Exam conducting body||Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)|
|Exam level||University Level|
|Frequency of exam||Once in a year|
|Exam date||Undergraduate (B.A., B. Com., B.Sc.) – April 12|
|Mode of exam||Offline|
|Exam duration||Two Hours|
|Type of questions||Objective-Type of Questions|
AMU Admission 2020 Dates
Candidates who wish to appear for the entrance test can check below the exam and other important dates of Aligarh Muslim University for undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
AMU Admission Important Dates – Undergraduate
|AMU Application Starting Date||January 16, 2020|
|Last date to apply||February 14, 2020 – B. Com., B.Sc., B.A.February 18, 2020 – B.Sc Agriculture|
|Last date to apply for with late application fees||February 21, 2020 – B. Com., B.Sc., B.A.February 25, 2020 – B.Sc Agriculture|
|Correction facility||March 2 to 7, 2020|
|AMU Admit Card||To be notified|
|AMU Entrance Exam||To be notified|
|AMU Answer Key||To be notified|
|AMU Result||To be notified|
AMU Admission Dates – Postgraduate
|Commencement of AMU form||January 20, 2020|
|Last day to fill PG form||February 22, 2020 – M.Sc.Agriculture, M.Sc. Courses, M.A Courses, M. Com|
|Last date to apply with late application fees||February 29, 2020 – M.Sc.Agriculture, M.Sc. courses, M.A courses|
|Availability of correction facility||March 2 to 7, 2020|
|AMU Admit Card||To be notified|
|AMU PG Entrance Exam||June 09, 2020 – M.Sc.Biotechnology|
June 12, 2020 – M. Com.
June 13, 2020 – M.Sc.Home Science
June 15, 2020 – M.A.Political Science, M.A.History
June 16, 2020 – M.A.Philosophy
June 17, 2020 – M.Sc.Chemistry, M.A.Economics
June 19, 2020 – M.Sc. Physics
June 20, 2020 – M.Sc.(Agriculture) Microbiology
|Answer Key||July 2020|
|AMU Result||To be notified|
AMU Admission Eligibility Criteria 2020
The exam conducting has released the eligibility criteria of Aligarh Muslim University 2020 along with the notification for UG and PG. AMU admission 2020 eligibility criteria are based on – age and educational qualification. Candidates can check below the detailed information.
AMU Admission Undergraduate Eligibility Criteria
- Age: Candidates applying for UG courses of AMU 2020 must not be more than 24 years of age as on July 1, 2020
- Educational Qualification: Candidates must have passed class 12th from Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (Commerce) or any equivalent examination with the prescribed subject and marks will be eligible to apply for AMU 2020
AMU Admission Eligibility Criteria for Postgraduate
- Age: Those applying for any of the PG courses must not be more than 27 years of age as on July 1, 2020
- Educational Qualification: Those who have completed their bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject with prescribed marks from a recognized institute by the Government of India can apply for the AMU entrance test
AMU Admission 2020 Application Form
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has released the application form of all the UG and PG courses in online mode in January. Candidates are advised to go through the eligibility criteria of AMU 2020 before they apply for any course in order to avoid rejection at later stages. The online form can be filled by following these steps:
- Online Registration
- Filling of application form
- Uploading of scanned images
- Selecting of course and payment of application fees
- Final submission
Candidates applying for AMU admission 2020 entrance test can check the application fee and late application fee from the table provided below:
AMU Admission Application Form Fees
|Course||Application Fees||Late Application Fees|
|All the courses||Rs.500||Rs.800|
AMU Admission Admit Card 2020
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will release the admit card for the entrance exam in online mode for those candidates who have successfully submitted the application form. Candidates will be able to download the AMU 2020 admit card by using the required credentials from the official website. Also, no admit card will be sent via post or any other medium to the candidates.
AMU admit card 2020 will likely to have the following details – candidates’ name, roll number, course name, test centre, address of the centre, signature etc. While going to the exam centre, candidates must paste their recent passport size colour photograph in the space provided on the downloaded admit card.
In case of any discrepancies in the details mentioned on AMU 2020 admission admit card, candidates must contact the exam conducting body for the rectification.
While going to the exam centre, candidates should also carry any one of the photo identity cards along with the AMU admit card or else they will not be allowed to sit for the entrance exam.
AMU Admission 2020 Exam Centres
The exam conducting body has released a list of exam centres for PG as well as UG courses along with the notification. The venues where the entrance exam of AMU admission 2020 will be conducted are the exam centres. Candidates will have to select Aligarh Muslim University exam centres 2020 as per their preference (where they want to take the entrance test) while filling out the application form.
As per the notification, the UG entrance exam will be held across seven cities. Candidates can check below the list of cities for AMU 2020 admission undergraduate exam:
List of Exam Cities of AMU 2020
AMU Admission Exam Pattern 2020
Aligarh Muslim University determines the exam pattern of AMU admission undergraduate and postgraduate courses and releases the same along with the notification. AMU exam pattern 2020 will help the candidates in understanding the type of questions, the number of sections, nature of questions, mode of exam, marking scheme, the time allotted, etc. There will be objective type of questions and candidates will have to finish the paper within two hours for most of the courses. Candidates can check below AMU 2020 exam pattern for some of the UG courses:
Paper Pattern of AMU Admission – B.A. Arts and Social Science
|Indo-Islamic Culture and Aligarh Movement||25|
|Reasoning and Intelligence||10|
|General Awareness and Current Affairs||40|
AMU 2020 Admission Exam Pattern – B.Sc. and B.Sc.Home Science
AMU Admission 2020 Exam Pattern – Postgraduate Courses
Candidates can check below paper pattern of the Aligarh Muslim University of PG for some of the courses:
M.Sc.(Agriculture) Microbiology, M.Sc.Nematology
|General Knowledge and General Awareness in Agricultural Sciences and related branches of Sciences/Life Sciences||30|
|Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Chemistry||70|
AMU Admission Exam Pattern 2020
Candidates applying for this course will have to answer 100 objective-type questions with two hours.
AMU Exam Pattern 2020 – Marking Scheme
As per the Aligarh Muslim University 2020 exam pattern, for most of the courses, each correct answer will carry one mark whereas in case of wrong responses 0.25 marks will be deducted.
AMU Admission Syllabus 2020
The exam conducting released the syllabus of the entrance test for all the courses of PG and UG. Before candidates start their preparation, they are advised to go through the AMU syllabus along with the exam pattern. With the help of the entrance exam syllabus, candidates will be able to know which all topics and sub-topics they need to study. Aligarh Muslim University syllabus will help candidates in planning their strategy for the preparation of exam. The syllabus of AMU admission 2020 is available on the official website in the form of pdf for all the PG and UG courses.
AMU Admission 2020 Answer key
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) releases the answer key for under graduation and postgraduation courses after the entrance exam gets over. To download the AMU 2020 answer key, candidates will have to use these credentials – username and password in the login window. AMU answer key 2020 will be released in the form of pdf for all the sets of the question paper. AMU answer key will contain all the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. With the help of the answer key of AMU 2020 candidates will be able to know the correct answer and they can also calculate their probable score.
AMU Admission Result 2020
The result of Aligarh Muslim University is released separately for boys and girls in the form of pdf. The exam conducting body releases three lists – Select List, Chance Memo List and Special Category. AMU result 2020 (select list) will have the following information – roll number, rank, date of counselling, time of reporting/document verification and venue. Candidates who have been provisionally shortlisted will further have to go for counselling procedure along with the prescribed documents.
AMU Admission Cutoff 2020
The exam conducting body releases the minimum requires cut off percentage for UG and PG courses of AMU admission 2020. The cut off of the entrance test is the minimum marks that are required to be obtained by the candidates in order to get shortlisted for the counselling round. AMU admission 2020 cutoff is decided on the basis of the following factors – the total number of vacancies, the total number of candidates appeared in the exam and difficulty level of the exam.
AMU Admission Counselling 2020
Aligarh Muslim University conducts the counselling of AMU 2020 for the candidates who have been selected in the entrance test. AMU 2020 admission counselling will be held separately for – special category, chance memo and previously selected candidates. In the counselling of AMU admission 2020, the authorities will verify the eligibility criteria of shortlisted candidates by verifying the documents. After the counselling process, candidates who have been allotted seats will have to take admission in the university by paying the required application fees.
AMU Admission 2020 Courses
Candidates can check below some of UG and PG courses that are offered by the University:
AMU UG Courses:
- B.Sc.Home Science
- B. Com.
- B.A.Foreign Languages
AMU 2020 PG Courses:
- M.Sc.(Agriculture) Microbiology
- M.Sc. (Home Science)
- M.A.Political Science
- M. Com.
FAQs related to AMU Admission 2020
Question 1: Is there any negative marking in AMU UG and PG courses?
Answer: Yes, there will be negative marking of 0.25 in the AMU 2020 UG and PG courses.
Question 2: Will the exam conducting body provides a correction facility in the application form of AMU entrance test?
Answer: Yes, the exam conducting body will provide the correction facility from March 2 to 7, 2020 in the AMU 2020 application form.
Question 3: When will AMU declare the selected candidates for BA admission?
Answer: The exam conducting body has not yet released the dates for the declaration of result.
Question 4: Will the exam conducting body release separate result lists for boys and girls?
Answer: Yes, the exam conducting body releases separate lists for boys and girls and also its releases three different list – Select List, Chance Memo List and Special Category containing the name and rank of the candidates.
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