This Is Why Students Want To Study In Jamia
With National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2017 placing Jamia Millia Islamia at 12th position among the varsities across the country, has emerged as the highly sought-after universities. 

The popularity of Jamia’s courses is increasing and so are the numbers of students who want to study there. 

If media reports are to be believed then JMI is also planning to increase the number of seats in the University and upgrade a host of other facilities.

My Result Plus visited Jamia campus to find out why students are leaving their hometown to pursue different courses here.

Check out the reasons below.  

Name: Mohammed Bilal 
Course: MCA at Jamia Millia Islamia  
Hometown: Bulandshahr
 
Why did you leave your city and opted for Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi?
For study. Particularly not Delhi but the central or government university. 

Why did you take up this subject?
Because of my study background. 
Where do you see yourself after completion of the course?

What do you want to become?
A master degree holder not much more than this. 

Is it your plan b or primary plan?
It's my primary plan to do MCA.

Your future career plans? 
I have not yet decided what to do in the future. 

Name: Gulam Simnani 
Course: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia  
Hometown: Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh 
 
Why did you leave your city and opted for Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi?
Jamia Millia Islamia has quality. It is free from discrimination in terms of caste and creed.  If you go to other states, a mentality of the students are different but not in the national capital. This is why Jamia Millia Islamia is my first preference.

Why did you take up this subject?
I decided to pursue a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Jamia Millia Islamia because it’s a four-year course comprising eight semesters. The classes are conducted in the evening. 

Where do you see yourself after completion of the course?
After completion of the course, I want to see myself at a higher level (hierarchy) in the corporate world. I think I will launch the innovative idea to develop it as the mechanical engineer. At this point in time, engineers are doing their duty as 9 to 5 pm job but not investing their energy and effort to innovate anything.  
Innovation in the field of engineering is the need of the hour in India.  

What do you want to become?
I want to become a mechanical engineer. I opted for this course because I want to create something innovative. I want to launch a new thing for the betterment of the society. For example, Maruti Suzuki manufactures is the number one company in India because it offers automobile parts at cheaper rates. 

Is it your plan b or primary plan?
I always wanted to become an engineer. 

Your future career plans?
After completion of the Mechanical Engineering diploma course, I will pursue graduation. The degree course is important along with the diploma course. 

Name: Anwar Ali 
Subject: Peace and Conflict Resolution
Course: Ph D
Hometown: Kargil, Ladak
 
Why did you leave your city and opted for higher studies in Delhi?
After completing my plus 2, I came to Delhi in 2010. I pursued BCom (Hons) from Jamia Millia Islamia. Then I did Masters in Peace and Conflict Resolution from here. Now, I am studying Ph D from the same department.  

Why did you take up this subject?
Actually, when I passed my class X board exam there were no standard schools in Kargil. There was only one college in my hometown. I was interested in taking Commerce at my plus two level. There was no option for me at that time in Kargil. Then, colleges used to offer only the BA course at the undergraduate level. I came here to pursue higher education.  I am also interested in Journalism. I am also associated with a few news web portals. 

Where do you see yourself after completion of the course?
After completing my studies, I want to go back to my hometown. I am exact plan is to be in the teaching line. 

What do you want to become?
I don’t want to open school or college. But I want to impart education to the students in my locality. So that the students should their pursue dream course without leaving their home. 

Is it your plan b or primary plan?
I always wanted to be in teaching line. 

Your future career plans?
I will teach in a college in Kargil. 

Name: Absar Ahmed 
Subject: Civil Engineering
Course: B Tech
Hometown: Village Post Gondey District Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh)
 
Why did you leave your city and opted for B Tech in Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi?
I came here to get a quality education. I want to excel in my field. So, I opted for B Tech in Jamia Millia Islamia.  

Why did you take up this subject?
Since my childhood days, I am interested in practical subjects. Civil engineering is full of practical subjects and meets my choice and preference. 

Where do you see yourself after completion of the course?
I want to see myself associated with Indian Engineering Service.

What do you want to become?
I want to become an Indian Engineering Service officer. 

Is it your plan b or primary plan?
My ambition is to pursue B Tech. 

Your future career plans?
Serve the society after becoming an Indian Engineering Service officer.