Indira Gandhi Hall

Events Held

Online Career Counseling Session- December 3, 2020


Indira Gandhi Hall, Aligarh Muslim University organized online “Career Counselling Session” in collaboration with Training and Placement Office (T.P.O.) A.M.U. This was the first career counselling program in a hall of residence during covid-19 pandemic. The purpose of the program was to highlight the career opportunities for final year graduation students.
Final year students (resident or non-resident) of graduation (B.A., B.Sc., B.Com,. B.U.M.S.) participated in the program. As per the tradition of University, the online session started with the holy verses of Qura'an. It was followed by the opening and introductory remarks by Prof. Sheeba Hamid (Provost, I.G. Hall). She gave a brief description of the aims of counselling session. It was followed by introduction of all wardens individually. A detailed perspective to choose the career by students was given by Mr. Saad Hameed (TPO). He enlightened the residents by many examples of recruitment process and counselled the residents to be confident, positive and determined in choosing their careers. Covid-19 has disturbed lives of all, but we have to be focused and should not lose hope. TPO and Team of Provost and Wardens are always there for their students, said Mr. Saad Hameed. Professor Sheeba Hamid advised the students to keep pace with present times and “learning to unlearn and re-learn”.

Session was highly interactive that satisfied the queries of various students regarding career. Program came to an end by vote of thanks by Dr. Sumbul Rehman. The program was successfully organized by the resident wardens (Ms.Sana Kaneez, Dr. Afrin Bano, Ms. Kousain Fatma and Dr. Salma Sultana) and the non-resident wardens (Dr. Saba Khan, Dr. Nazish Begum, Mr. Akhtar Abbas, Dr. Sumbul Rehman and Ms. Heena Parveen) of the hall under the guidance of the Provost, Professor Sheeba Hamid.

Visit of American Students


American Students from the Department of Sociology (sponsored by SIT) visited I.G. Hall. A small interactive and cultural program was organized by the Hall committee including the residents. 

Clean India Day


Clean India Day was celebrated in the Hall with full enthusiasm and a number of activities were held in the Hall.

• Poster making competition was held to celebrate the "Clean India Day" in which First Prize was bagged by Ms. Ghazala, while the second prize was won by Ms. Sana Rehman and third prize was shared by Ms. Ruqayya and Saliha Khan.

• Nukharh Natak on the theme "Cleaning Unclean Surrounding ", was held to give a message for maintaining Cleanliness and Hygiene.

Independence Day - August 15, 2020


National flag was hoisted by Provost in the presence of wardens, staff and employees at I.G. Hall followed by National Anthem and Plantation Drive.  Celebration was held ensuring Covid 19 guidelines and norms with social distancing at I.G. Hall.

Annual Flower Show


Indira Gandhi Hall participated in “The Annual Flower Show -2021”, organised by Land and Garden Department at Gulistan-e Syad on 13th March 2021. The I.G. Hall obtained ‘Consolation Prize’ (Cash and Certificate) in the category of CA-8, Best collection of 6 phlox of different varieties single. I.G.Hall  provided several varities of flowers  in more than 40 pots including Nolina Palm, Petunia, Sweet William, Song of India, Strawbery, Alecia, Zinnia, Aster, Dianthus, Dahlia, Codiaeum, Dracaena etc at the Annual Flower Show.

Republic Day - January 26, 2021


National flag was hoisted by Provost in the presence of wardens, staff and employees at I.G. Hall followed by National Anthem. Provost-Prof. Sheeba Hamid appreciated the office staff and employees for their active efforts for the betterment of the hall.

Pre-Republic Day celebration Online Patriotic Poetry Recitation Competition


An online patriotic poetry recitation competition was organized which was open to all the bonafide students of the University. Numerous entries were received, e-certificates were emailed to the winners.

National Voter’s Day- January 25, 2021


Pledge was taken to uphold the democratic traditions of the country.

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas- October 31, 2020


Pledge was taken to ensure integrity and security of the nation on the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel.

Eid Milaad un Nabi- October 29, 2020


Online Qirat and Na’at competitions were held which was open to all the bonafide students of the university. E-certificates were emailed to the winners.

Vigilance awareness week “Satark Bharat” Samiriddh Bharat (Vigilant India, Prosperous India (27-October-2020 to 2nd November 2020)


Pledge was taken on the theme of “Satark Bharat” Samiriddh Bharat to ensure vigilance and commitment to highest standard of honesty and integrity at all times and to support the fight against corruption. It was held ensuring Covid 19 guidelines and norms with social distancing at I.G. Hall.

Sir Syed Day- October 17, 2020


An Online self-composed poetry, essay and slogan writing competitions were held to celebrate the centenary year of the University. A number of students participated with great enthusiasm. E-certificates were emailed to all the winners.

Oath ceremony - Hall Committee


I.G. Hall Committee took oath in a well organized program on 22nd September 2013 in the Hall.

Post Holders selection


The selection of post holders for the hall committee (2014-2015) was done by the team of wardens and provost in the month of September, 2014.