About Aligarh Muslim University: A Beacon of Education and Culture. 

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) occupies a unique position amongst universities and  institutions of higher learning in the country. It was established in 1920 and evolved out of the  Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental (MAO ) which was set up on 7 January 1877 by the great  visionary and social reformer, Sir Syed Ahmad khan. From its very inception, it has kept its door  open to the members of all communities and from all corners of the country and the world. The  Aligarh Muslim University s the realization of a vision which was broad, far-reaching and  realistic.

Here’s a glimpse into what makes AMU unique: 

Rich History and Legacy: With over 140 years of academic excellence, AMU boasts a  distinguished alumni network including scholars, politicians, and cultural icons. Its historical  campus, reminiscent of Mughal architecture, reflects its rich heritage. 

Diverse Academics: AMU offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and research  programs across 13 faculties, including Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Law, and  Theology. It caters to students not only from India but also from various countries across Asia  and Africa. 

Inclusive Environment: True to its founder’s vision, AMU promotes inclusivity and welcomes  students from all backgrounds and religions. It offers a vibrant campus life with various cultural  and social activities. 

Research and Innovation: AMU actively fosters research and innovation in various fields. Its  numerous research centers and collaborations with national and international institutions  contribute significantly to scholarly advancements. 

Global Recognition: AMU is recognized by national and international accreditation bodies. It  consistently ranks among the top universities in India and enjoys a good reputation globally. 

Beyond academics, AMU is known for: 

Beautiful Campus: Sprawling over 270 hectares, the AMU campus is a blend of historical  architecture, lush greenery, and modern facilities, creating a unique learning environment. Cultural Hub: AMU hosts various cultural events, festivals, and conferences, celebrating  diversity and enriching the campus life. 

Sports Facilities: The university boasts excellent sports infrastructure, encouraging participation  in various athletic activities. 

About Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Hall,AMU: 

Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Hall was established in the academic session of 2008-2009, located  outside the main campus of the University on Baraula By-Pass Road. With an intake capacity of  500 students, it accommodates students from various faculties including Law, Social Science,  Arts, and Commerce. The Hall comprises two Hostels and an Annexe, with the latter situated  adjacent to the Faculty of Law on Qila Road, Aligarh. 

Call for Papers: Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Hall,Aligarh Muslim University.Annual Hall  Magazine,2024.

Name : Legatus 

ISBN: yyyy-yyyy  

The Editorial Board of the Annual Hall Magazine of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Hall, Aligarh Muslim  University (AMU), invites original and unpublished submissions for its upcoming edition. We  welcome contributions from students, faculty, and alumni, as well as scholars and researchers  from across India and beyond.  

Theme: “Empowering Communities: The Legacy of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar”  Submission Categories:  

  1. Articles: In-depth analysis and research papers on topics related to the theme, or social  sciences, humanities, current affairs, literature, and more. (Word limit: 1500-2000 words) 2. Essays: Short and thought-provoking essays on diverse themes related to the magazine’s  focus. (Word limit: 1000-1200 words) 
  2. Creative writing: Poetry, short stories, and other creative writing pieces that engage with  the chosen theme or showcase literary talent. (Word limit: 800-1000 words) 4. Visual Arts: Photographs, illustrations, and other visual artworks that reflect the theme  or showcase artistic talent. (High-resolution digital submissions preferred)  

Submission Guidelines:  

  • All submissions must be original and unpublished work. 
  • Please submit your entries in English/ Hindi / Urdu / Bangla. 
  • Use a clear and concise writing style with proper grammar and punctuation. Include a cover page with your name, affiliation, email address, and title of your submission. For articles and essays, please follow the MLA or APA citation style. 
  • For creative writing and visual arts, please provide a brief description of your work.  


  • For English – MS Word ( Times New Roman, Size 12, Line Space 1.5 ) For Bangla, Hindi, Urdu – Any Accepted Format. 

Deadline for Submissions: 15 March, 2024. 

Fee : No fees.

For Submission: 

Selection Process:  

Submissions will be reviewed by a panel of distinguished academicians and literary experts  based on originality, relevance to the theme, clarity, and quality of writing/artwork.  

Publication and Recognition:  

Selected submissions will be published in the Legatus, (Annual Hall Magazine of Dr. B.R.  Ambedkar Hall, AMU). All published authors/artists will receive a complimentary copy of the  magazine and a certificate of publication. Legatus will be published with an International  Standard Book Number (ISBN). 

We encourage you to submit your work and contribute to this vibrant platform for intellectual  and creative expression. We look forward to receiving your submissions!  

Important Dates:
Last Date of Submission : 15th March 2024.
Notification of Acceptance: 20th March 2024.
Estimated Date of Publication : 20th April,2024.

For further information, please contact: or +91 99972 35930 


Prof. (Dr.) Hashmat Ali Khan 


Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Hall, Aligarh Muslim University. 


Ali Hossain Arman  

Joint Editor  

Sanu Muhammed PK 

Editor (Urdu) 

Qasim Abbas Kazmi

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