Amrita University (Deemed to be University) Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Deemed to be University) 

IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Amritanagar Post, Ettimadai


Province:Tamil Nadu

Post Code:641 112

Tel.:91(422) 268-5000

Fax:91(422) 268-6274


Other Sites

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

Institution Funding



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.



Accrediting Agency

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

Student Body


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


Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Health Services

Language Laboratory


Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Amrita Journal of Medicine

Journal of the Indian Society of Toxicology

Main Press

Amrita Press, Amaritapuri

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2012-2013

Full Time Male:966

Full Time Female:783

Full Time Total:1749

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:245


Statistics Year:2012-2013




Foreign Male:5

Foreign Female:3

Foreign Total:8

Part Time:442

Updated on 02-05-2013