Description

Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham University, Coimbatore

Amrita University is also known as Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham, situated in Coimbatore, affiliated by UGC and AICTE. It is a Private Deemed-To-Be University and recognized for higher education as Institute of Eminence. It is a multi-campus and multi-disciplinary university having 6 campuses with 15 constituent schools in Tamil Naidu, Kerala, and Karnataka. The university was established in 1994 by Mata Amritanandamayi Devi and managed by International Humanitarian Organisation Mata Amritanandamayi Math.

Amrita University has been accredited by NBA and NAAC with ‘A’ grade. For regular exchange student programs, it has collaboration with top American and European along with Ivy League universities. The university offers 179 courses in 12 streams and 81 specializations. 


Amrita University Highlights 

Established | Type of Institute

1994 | Deemed to be University

Also Known As

Amrita VishwaVidhyapeetham, Coimbatore

City

Coimbatore

Official Website

www.amrita.edu.in

Approvals 

UGC

Mode of Application 

Online and Offline 

Accommodation Facility

Separate Hostel for Male and Female Candidates within the campus

Accepted Entrance Exam

B.Tech- AEEE, JEE-MAIN

MBA- CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ CMAT/ TANCET

M.Tech- GATE

How to Reach

approx. 27 km away from Coimbatore International airport


Amrita University Awards and Rankings 

  • Amrita University ranked No. 1 Private University in India by the 2020 World Ranking.
  • Also Ranked as No. 1 in India for International Faculty by the 2020 World Ranking.
  • For International Outlook, Ranked No. 1 in India by the World 2020 Ranking.
  • For medical and health sciences, positioned as 2nd best college among NIRF ranked Colleges in Tamil Naidu.


Amrita University Courses and Fees

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offer various courses in different fields like Engineering, Business, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biotechnology, Information Technology, Visual Media Studies Arts and Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Work, Teacher Education, Microbiology, Hospital Management, Journalism, Mass Communication, Nanosciences and Ayurveda.

For Undergraduate Courses

Course

Exam Accepted

Course Duration

Course Type

Total Fee

B.Tech

JEE-MAIN 2020

4 years

Full Time

Rs. 5,00,000/-

B.A.(Mass Communication)

CAPTEST

3 years

Full Time 

Rs. 4,15,000/-

B.A

(EnglishLanguage& Literature)

10+2

(with 55% marks)

3 years 

Full Time 

Rs. 2,71,500/-

B.Sc (Hons)

(Agriculture)

10+2 

4 years

Full Time

Rs. 8,00,000/-

For Postgraduate Courses

Course

Exam Accepted

Course Duration

Course Type

Total Fee

MBA

CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/GRE

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 10,60,000/-

M.TECH 

GATE

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 3,56,000/-

MSW

(Master of Social work)

Graduation

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 1,83,000/-

M.Sc

Graduation

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,10,000/-

M.Sc (Statistics & Data Analytics)

Graduation

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 2,06,000/-

M.A

(English Language & Literature)

Graduation

2 years 

Full Time 

Rs. 1,91,000/-

M.A

(Mass Communication)

CAPTEST

2 years 

Full Time 

Rs. 2,34,000/-

M.A (Philosophy)

Graduation(with 55% or 5 CGPA)

2 years

Full Time

Rs. 33,000/-

M.Phil

Masters with 55%

1 years

Full Time

Not specify

For Integrated Courses

Course

Exam Accepted

Course Duration

Course Type

Total Fee

B.Sc + M.Sc

10+2

5 years

Full Time

Rs. 4,85,000/-

         

For Doctorate Programs

Course

Exam Accepted

Course Duration

Course Type

Total Fee

Ph.D.

Masters Degree

3 years

Full Time

Rs. 90,000/-

 

Amrita University Admission 2020

Amrita University offers many degree, diploma, and doctoral programmes under various streams. There is a specific admission process followed by the candidates to get admission in various courses. For some courses, Entrance exam will be conducted by the University. The final selection of the candidate will be done on the basis of Score Card, Personal Interview (PI) and Group Discussion (GD).  

Amrita University Admission Process 2020

Amrita University's offer various admission processes as per different courses. Below you can find the details of the admission process course wise.

Note: College accepts online application forms but application fees can be paid through offline or online mode. 

How to apply for MBA Programme? (Step By Step Process)

Application form can be filled via online or offline mode. 

Step 1: Visit the official website of the university.

Step 2: Click on MBA in the admission section. 

Step 3: Click on the Apply Now and enter the required information in the application form.

Step 4: The candidate has to upload a soft copy of passport size photograph (in jpg format).

Step 5: Deposit the Application Fee of Rs. 1000/- through net banking/debit card/credit card.

Step 6: Submit for the application form and take the print out of the application form for the future. 

In case of offline mode, application fee can be paid at the campus in the form of Demand Draft (DD) in favour of “Amrita School of Business” payable at Coimbatore. 

Candidate has to write his/her name, reference number and mobile number at the back side of the Demand Draft and send DD along with the application form at “Amrita School of Business, Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham, Amrita Nagar P.O., Ettimadai, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 641112.”

How to apply for Other Courses? (Step By Step Process)

Step 1: Visit the official website of Amrita University, www.amrita.edu.in.

Step 2: Click on the Admission tab .

Step 3: Select the campus and apply for the desired course.

Step 4: Click on the APPLY Now button.

Step 5: Enter your personal details and other information and then click on the Submit button.

Step 6: Pay application fee Rs. 500/- through net banking/debit card/credit

Step 7: Take a printout of application form for future reference.


For MSW (Master of Social work):

  • For MSW, the student can fill out an application form either through online or offline mode. For offline mode, Demand Draft of Rs. 500 must be sent to “Admission Coordinator (MSW)” in favour of “Amrita School of Engineering” payable at Coimbatore.

For Ph.D:

  • For Ph.D program students looking have to apply through online mode but for Ph.D in Health Science students have to write to "[email protected]"
  • For Ph.D in biotechnology, students can apply online or may write to "[email protected]"


Amrita University Eligibility Criteria

There will be different eligibility criteria for different courses. Some of them are mentioned below:

Course

Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech

AEEE or JEE-MAIN

10+2 with 60% aggregate of marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and minimum 55% marks in each of these subjects.

B.A.(Mass Communication)

CAP TEST

10+2 with minimum 50% marks

B.A (English Language & Literature)

10+2 With 55% Marks In English

B.Sc (Hons)(Agriculture)

10+2 from recognized board

MBA

UG Degree, Recognized By AIU(Association Of Indian Universities)

50% Aggregate In 10, 10+2 And UG.

CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/GMAT/GRE

Candidate appearing in the final can also apply

Advantage will be given to the students with work experience at the time of admission.

M.TECH 

60% In B.E/ B.Tech/M.Sc.

GATE 

MSW(Master of Social work)

Graduation

M.Sc

B.Sc in first class with Mathematics 

M.Sc (Statistics & Data Analytics)

60% marks in B.Sc in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Sciences/ B.Tech Computer Science

M.A (English Language & Literature)

Graduation in First Class

M.A (Mass Communication)

Aggregate of 50% in 10, 10+2 and UG

CAPTEST

M.A (Philosophy)

Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% or 5 CGPA

M.Phil

50% marks in Master’s Degree

PGDJ

Aggregate of 50% in 10, 10+2 and UG

CAPTEST

Ph.D.

Master’s Degree in relevant field

BA+MA (English Language & Literature)

10+2 with minimum 50% marks and 55% marks in English

B.Sc + M.Sc

10+2 with 50% marks and having relevant subject in 12th

M.Tech + Ph.D

Minimum 60% marks in Bachelor’s in Engineering/ Technology

GATE

 

Amrita University Selection Criteria

Amrita University follows different selection criteria for different courses. Final selection of a candidate for a particular course will be made depending on the marks scored in the qualifying test, fulfilling eligibility criteria, Personal Interview and Group discussion or the basis of counselling. 

Important Dates

AEEE 2020 Registration Begins

Sep 19, 2019

Last date of submitting AEEE application form

March 31, 2020

Starting date of AEEE Slot Booking 

April 6, 2020

End date of AEEE Slot Booking

April 10, 2020

Issue of AEEE Admit Card 2020

First Week of April, 2020

AEEE 2020 Exam Dates

April 23 – 27, 2020

AEEE 2020 Result 

First week of May, 2020

 

Amrita University Placement

 

Amrita University applies immense efforts and intensity to achieve remarkable placements. The current placement record witnesses the consistent progress of Amrita University. 

Highest salary offered

INR 28.4 LPA

Average salary offered

INR 5.73 LPA

Amrita University always has excellent placements. High-quality, diverse and professional opportunities are provided to the students. The university is having a record of 122 companies for final placement. There are some snapshots of the placement statistics, which show tremendous results.

Top Recruiters

Amrita University witnessed top class companies for the recruitment of the students. The list of top recruiters who visited the campus, are given below:

99 Acres (Info Edge India Ltd.) | Abbott Pharmaceuticals | Abiba Systems Pvt. Ltd. | Acurus Solutions | Aditya Birla | Adrenalin eSystems | AFL Dachser Pvt. Ltd. | Agro Ecom Ghana Limited - West Africa | All Cargo Logistics | Allegis Group  | Altius Technologies  | Amagi Media Labs  | Amazon | Amba Research (I) Pvt. Ltd. | American Express  | Bajaj Finserv Ltd. | Bank of Baroda | Bharat Petroleum | Café Coffee Day Ltd. | Chargebee Technologies | CMA CGM Shared Services (I) Pvt. Ltd. | City Union Bank Ltd. | Cognizant Technology Solutions | Floyd | Ford India Pvt. Ltd. | Eureka Forbes | IBM | KPMG | Royal Bank of Scotland | Tata Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd. | Wipro Consulting Services | Zydus Cadila | Union Bank of India| Alchemists Ark

 

Amrita University International Relations 

Amrita receives applications from international students in all academic programmes currently offered by the University.  The students are encouraged to enhance their current academic experience by participating in a student exchange program with one of our partner universities. The university aims to provide a meaningful overseas educational experience with the help of a semester exchange program. To apply for an exchange program, students should enroll in one of the partner universities. List of the university who signed the MoU, Memorandum of Understanding are given below:

  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO (UNM), USA
  • DANISH SCHOOL OF MEDIA & JOURNALISM, DENMARK
  • UNIVERSITY OF TRENTO, ITALY
  • UNIVERSITY OF AALTO, FINLAND
  • UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE, NETHERLANDS
  • UNIVERSITY OF MANNHEIM, GERMANY

Important documents required by International students

  • Original Passport
  • Twenty Passport size Photographs for Visa process, registering in the Foreign Registration Office, for Hostel, on the admission form, to open a bank account, and to buy a phone and SIM card 
  • International students must require a Student Visa endorsed to Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham
  • As per the MoU, any specific document required 
  • Photocopy of Learning Agreement signed by Home University
  • Medical Fitness Certificate


Amrita University Scholarship

More than 200 scholarships are given by the Amrita University under:

  • Chancellor’s Scholarship
  • Dean’s Fellowship
  • International Scholarships
  • Industry Sponsored Scholarships
  • Research and Teaching Assistant Scholarships

 

Amrita University Educational Loan

The university will assist the student in getting an education loan. Administrative department of the university will help from their side. The student has to seek the corresponding bank branches and will get all the details. After getting all the details, the student needs to submit the required documents to the bank. The university has tie up with certain banks, which makes the process easy. 


Amrita University Infrastructure & Facilities

The university is spread in 400 acres with well planned infrastructure. The list of facilities provided by the university is given below:

24x7 Security | Hostel |Library| Digital Library | Computing Facilities| Cisco Networking Academy| Sports facilities | Medical Centres | Transportation | Cardio Equipment | Strength Equipments | | Hostels Boys & Girls | Bank with ATMs | Canteen | International Guest House | 24×7 Power back-up facility | Swimming Pool | Amenities Complex| Mineral Water Plant  | Staff quarters


Amrita University Hostel Fees and Facilities

The University provides separate hostel facilities for both girls and boys. The students live a holistic lifestyle and have various activities like yoga, sports and other extracurricular activities. In total, there are eight hostels (6 for boys and 2 for girls) within the campus. Single rooms are allotted to P.G students and final year U.G students. 

Hostels have proper solar water heaters for hot water supply. Proper hygienic conditions are maintained. Pure vegetarian food is served. Neat and clean dining halls and canteens are available. Night cafeteria facility is also available in all the hostels. Separate gymnasium for girls and boys.

Hostel Fees

Male

Rs. 89,500 to Rs. 1,41,000

Female

Rs. 89,500 to Rs. 1,41,000

List of facilities which are provided by the Amrita University:

Cricket | Night cafeteria| Food court | well equipped Kitchen | Dining hall | Bank| Amenities Complex | RO treated water | Solar water heater | Visitors room | Medical room | Transport facility | Ambulance facility | Gymnasium (separate one for boys and one for girls) | 24/7 Wi-Fi.

Hostel also has various sports facilities:

22,000 sq. m Sports field | Basketball courts | Ball Badminton | Cricket | Football | Kabaddi | Tennis | Volley Ball | Athletic track | Olympic standard swimming pool | Indoor Games (Chess, Carrom, Table Tennis) 

  

FAQ (Frequently asked questions)

Ques: What type of visa is required to study at Amrita University?
Ans:
Only student visa is required to get admission at Amrita University. No, tourist visa is not accepted by the university, only student visa is accepted by the university. 

Ques: Is the Amrita University a Deemed University?
Ans:
Yes, Amrita University is a Private deemed university under section 3 of UGC act, situated in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. 

Ques: Does the amrita university have management quota?
Ans:
Yes, there is limited number of seats under management quota but for that also you have to give entrance exam.

Ques: How many times student can attempt for AEEE?
Ans:
There is no limit, student can attempt n number of times for AEEE 2020.

 

Contact Detail

Email ID

[email protected]

Website

http://www.amrita.edu.in

Address

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus, Amritanagar
Coimbatore - 641 112, Tamilnadu, India

Facilities
  • Comp Labs
  • Sports
  • Gym
  • Medical
  • Cafeteria
  • Laboratory
  • Library
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Classrooms
  • Security
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