Hyderabad, July 25 (INN): Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) is the only Indian language university to find a place in the Outlook-ICARE list of top-ranked central universities. It was ranked 20th from among 25 shortlisted universities based on parameters such as Faculty Student Ratio, Faculty with PhD, Citations Per Paper and Inclusiveness and Diversity.The UGC lists 49 central universities in India as of 12th December 2018.
Dr. Aslam Parvaiz, Vice Chancellor, called the MANUU’s inclusion in the country’s top-rated universities an honour and a good omen for Urdu-medium education. While congratulating the students, faculty and the larger MANUU fraternity, he also pointed out that this distinction increases our responsibility towards the institution.
It is pertinent to mention here that the MANUU has been accredited an ‘A’ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) on two continuous two occasions. Today scores of MANUU alumni can be found in various MNCs and in different government departments. It underlines the fcat that Urdu-medium education is not a hinderence in finding employment and recognition. Moreover, it is second to none with reference to medium of instruction.