Jamia Milia Islamia University gets a new vice chancellor. Noted geologist Talat Ahmad takes over the charge as stated by an official statement on 30 April.
The statement also says that the president of India in his capacity as the visitor of the university has appointed Prof. Talat Ahmad as the VC of the University.
He is currently the vice chancellor of University of Kashmir and will replace Najeeb Jung who quit his post after he was appointed Delhi’s Lt governor.
Ahmad is an earth scientist and has served at the Department of Geology of the University of Delhi from 2003-2011.