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On the recommendation made by the Academic Council and the Executive Council, the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) approved the declaration of ABK Union High School as regular secondary school of the University subject to the approval of the Ministry of HRD regarding the funding and budgeting of the staff of the school. On the recommendation of the Vineet Joshi Committee regarding strengthening of existing schools of the AMU and conversion of ABK Union High School as a regular school of the University, the MHRD appointed a committee under the chairmanship of Prof. Seyed E. Hasnain, Member, UGC which in principle approved the strengthening of existing eight schools and takeover of the ABK Union High School. The UGC decided that ‘grants be released immediately to the Aligarh Muslim University for this purpose’. The University approved that the students passing out High School Examination from the ABK Union High School during the session 2011-2012 onwards, be treated as internal candidates for the purpose of admission in the Aligarh Muslim University.