Aligarh Muslim University had decided to establish five off campus across backward regions of India. Among them one is at Perinthalmanna ,Malappuram.At first it is decided to start BA.LLB and MBA courses at Malappuram and a model Women’s College, Women’s Polytechnic and Engineering programmes will also start in this centre.
This campus is one of the five off campus centers of the AMU across the country,which central human resource development ministry had decided to set up across backward regions of India.
It is expected that this off campus of the University would have all the facilities of a University.The campus would cost the finance ministry around Rs.4 billion to set up and furnish this campus.
This is a milestone in the higher education sector of Kerala especially Malappuram district is concerned.Malappuram is one of the educationally backward district of India.
Model Women’s College, Women’s Polytechnic and Engineering programmes will also start in this centre.