AMU student bags fully funded scholarship for PhD at University of Cambridge

Aligarh : Madiha Noman, a student of the Department of English who completed MA in English in 2021, has secured a fully- funded PhD position in English at the prestigious University of Cambridge. A brilliant student all through her career,Madiha had also stood first in her batch. Along with academics, Madiha has previously represented AMU in Inter-University North Zone Championship as the Vice-Captain of Women’s Basketball Team and also in various National Debates.


Professor Mohammad Asim Siddiqui, Chairperson, Department of English, congratulated Madiha Noman for her spectacular achievement. He said that Madiha’s success, a result of her hard work, will inspire other students. He also said that a very healthy practice of mentoring of young students in the Department goes a long way in achieving wonderful results. It may be noted that another student of the English Department, Abdul Sabur Kidwai has also bagged a fully funded scholarship to pursue his PhD in a prestigious British university.