Amrita University Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham 

IAU Member

India

top General Information

Address

Street:Amritanagar Post, Ettimadai

City:Coimbatore

Province:Tamil Nadu

Post Code:641 112

Tel.:91(422) 268-5000

Fax:91(422) 268-6274

Email:univhq@amrita.edu

WWW:http://www.amrita.edu

Other Sites

Campuses in Amritapuri, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Kochi, Mysore.

Institution Funding

Private

History

Created 1994. Acquired university status 2003.

Academic Year

July to May

Admission Requirements

Secondary or High School certificate for undergraduate programmes; undergraduate degree in related area for postgraduate programmes; postgraduate degree for Ph.D.

Tuition Fees

National:Vary according to programme of study.

Language(s)

English

Accrediting Agency

University Grants Commission (UGC); National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC); National Board of Accreditation (NBA)

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Venkat Rangan

Job title:Vice-Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Krishnamorthy S

Job title:Registrar


International Relations Officer : Maneesha Ramesh

Job title:Director - ACIP

top Divisions

Department/Division : Communication

Fields of study:Communication Studies

More details:Coimbatore campus


Department/Division : Management

Fields of study:Management

More details:Amritapuri, Bangalore and Kochi campuses


Department/Division : Social Work

Fields of study:Social Work

More details:Coimbatore campus


School : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Botany, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Computer Science, English, Fine Arts, Health Administration, Management, Mathematics, Media Studies, Microbiology, Natural Sciences, Physics

More details:Mysore, Kochi and Amritapuri campuses


School : Ayurveda

Fields of study:Ayurveda

More details:Amritapuri Campus


School : Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Medical Technology, Microbiology

More details:Amritapuri Campus


School : Business

Fields of study:Business Administration, Business and Commerce

More details:Coimbatore campus


School : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry

More details:Kochi campus


School : Education

Fields of study:Education

More details:Mysore Campus


School : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Drawing and Design, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

More details:Amritapuri, Bangalore and Coimbatore campuses


School : Management

Fields of study:Management

More details:Coimbatore campus


School : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine

More details:Kochi campus


School : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

More details:Kochi campus


School : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Pharmacy

More details:Kochi campus

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Dentistry, Engineering, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Engineering, Management, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Radiology, Social Work


Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biotechnology, Engineering, Management, Medicine, Pharmacy

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Library

Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Amrita Journal of Medicine

Journal of the Indian Society of Toxicology

Main Press

Amrita Press, Amaritapuri

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Full Time Male:966

Full Time Female:783

Full Time Total:1749

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:245

Students

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Male:8746

Female:7752

Total:16498

Foreign Male:5

Foreign Female:3

Foreign Total:8

Part Time:442

Updated on 02-05-2013