Amity University Rankings


Ranked 16 for Mass Communications by The Week 2020
Amity University, Mumbai

Amity University, Mumbai

Mumbai, Maharashtra UGC Estd 2014 Deemed University 2 Questions Answered Ranked for Overall by NIRF 2020

“An MBA degree demands leadership qualities in a student to lead a team in the corporate world,” claims Dr. Artee Aggrawal

Risha Sinha Risha Sinha
Content Curator

Interview by Bhawna Rawat


Dr. Artee Aggrawal is presently working as the Associate Professor at Amity Universiy Mumbai. She holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from Lucknow University, Lucknow (UP), UGC-NET certificate for lectureship in Sociology, M.Phil. in Business Administration from D.Y. Patil University, MBA from IGNOU and M.A. in Sociology from CCS University.

Dr. Aggrawal has been honoured with the “PROF. INDIRA PAREEKH 50 WOMEN IN EDUCATION LEADERS” award by world education congress- 2018. She has 15 years of teaching and research experience and 2 years of corporate experience. She is the Head of Amity Innovation Incubator and a member of University Research Committee (URC), ICC for sexual harassment at the workplace, Board of Studies and Department Research Council (DRC) with Amity University, Mumbai.

Dr. Aggrawal has authored more than 20 papers published in International Journals and co-authored 9 books. She is the Coordinator for Community Initiatives and has conducted several social activities like teaching village children, computer literacy for village women, cleanliness drive, blood donation camps, cloth and food donation for orphan children etc. She has successfully organized AMINOVA (Amity University Mega Annual Fest) consecutively for three years, Conferences on International Business, National HR conferences, MDPs, FDPs and an Industrial visit to International destination like Singapore and Hong Kong (China) etc.

Sharing knowledge is the most fulfilling gift which only the education sector provides

Education Industry is one of the most rewarding and satisfying in the country. As a I love interacting with my students. Working with today’s dynamic makes it more challenging all the time.

To be able to share knowledge is the most fulfilling gift this industry provides, knowing that I’m contributing by providing a direction and guiding my students.

It is leaders’ responsibility to create opportunities for their team members to maximize their contribution

The core of being a leader is to be able to create an for every member to contribute and grow from the experience, to work alongside his/her team members and empower them. 

I believe in leading from behind and allowing each team member to be creative and innovative in accomplishing their tasks.

Team building is the most challenging task for any leader. Understanding the core-competencies of team member and thereby maximizing their contribution in the assigned task is the role of any leader according to me.

Keeping the current generation focussed in the class is the biggest challenge for teachers

Today, we are dealing with the generation in our classrooms. This generation is lazy in nature and has a very short span of attention. There does seem to be more of an emphasis on the self than in previous generations. This is one reason why this generation is also called Generation ‘Me’.

Dealing with this group in the classroom and keeping them focused on the curriculum based teaching is the biggest challenge. Therefore, I use innovative pedagogy in the class to engage my students. So, through storytelling, discussions, Flip learning, audio-visual aids, case studies or field visits, I try to make my class full of activities so that students can connect themselves to the topic and a natural learning happens.

Worked to develop a dynamic curriculum while working at Prakritim Business School

In the capacity of the Director- Academics of Prakritim Business School, I was working constantly for developing a dynamic curriculum, bringing the best global practices to our campus and to look out for engaging activities, simulations and interventions that enable access to more globalized education which would be completely apt for making a well-endowed professional.

We have a dynamic curriculum which integrates the traditional syllabus with the latest industries’ trends

Amity sets the benchmark of the global education with a system that matches the best of practices, theories, resources and standards all over the world. We have a dynamic semester-based courseware created by integrating the traditional syllabus with the latest trends across disciplines to suit the current industry requirements.

We also have a process of evaluation and appraisal involving a bi-annual review by the Area Expert Committee, the Board of Studies and the Academic Council. Evaluation and achievement of course-objectives, based on feedback reports on the placements, employability of the graduating students, developments in technology, and statutory compliance of various bodies.

Read more about placements opportunities available at Amity University

Impacts of technology on the future education

In the next five years, the whole landscape of education will change. There will be more flexibility of curriculum. Students would be developing relevant skills from various and sources of education. There will be more experiential curriculum introduced in the classes. As far as replacing teachers is concerned, we might be sending kids to school in self-driving cars by 2020, but that doesn’t mean they’ll be taught by teacher-avatars and given tests via drone.

Education needs will drive technology use, rather than the ‘coolness’ of technology trumping education. Instead of simply finding ways to put more tablets in kids’ hands, education technology will find new ways to supplement the best learning possible regardless of the “coolness” of new tech.

The mentor-mentee system in our university ensures a strong teacher-student bond

We have a robust mentor-mentee system in our university through which a continuous mentoring is done to the assigned students. I also interact with the students on a regular basis. Of course new platforms like WhatsApp etc. have made it more convenient to connect with them and guide them.

An ideal school environment for a B School is formed by a knowledgeable faculty

An ideal B-School environment works to build safe learning spaces for students. It attracts teachers who are knowledgeable, about student learning, and adapt their instructions to meet the needs of their learners. It works hard to make the curriculum relevant to the lives of students and also recognizes that students’ success is a complex idea and measuring it must be accomplished with many tools. I would encourage developing such work culture by valuing others.

Read more about faculty available at Amity University

The top qualities that an aspiring Management student must possess

An MBA degree demands leadership qualities in a student to lead a team in the world. some of the most important qualities are commitment and focus. A student should have a clear idea of why he/she wants an MBA degree and what to do for a . Then comes the communication Skills. Any effective business leader has to have great communication skills and it certainly helps if those communication skills are honed before starting B-School.

Creativity and out of the box thinking is the today along with Decision-Making Skills. And last but not the least is discipline. An MBA candidate should be self-disciplined.

Goals for the Institute for the next few years

Amity has expansion planning. We are looking forward to many tie-ups with renowned international universities and starting off a student exchange program. Some industry oriented tie-ups like with CII and RICKs is already in place.

Words of wisdom to guide the youth and students

For the young generation today, I would like to say Challenge yourself. Do the work you care about. Your passion should drive your profession. You should love what you are doing.  There is no profession big or small, high or low. Every profession needs dedication. Dedicate yourself completely to your work and enjoy doing that. And finally, take the risk.

You never know the outcome of your efforts unless you actually do it.

Related News & Articles

Trending News & Articles



No Comments To Show

Similar Colleges

Jai Hind College - [JHC], Mumbai logo

Jai Hind College - [JHC]

Mumbai, Maharashtra
DY Patil University, Navi Mumbai logo

DY Patil University

Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj University - [CSMU], Navi Mumbai logo
IIT Bombay - Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai logo


St. Xavier's College, Mumbai logo

St. Xavier's College

Mumbai, Maharashtra
Central Institute of Fisheries Education - [CIFE], Mumbai logo
Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College, Mumbai logo
Anil Surendra Modi School of Commerce - [ASMSOC], Mumbai logo
Dr. BMN College of Home Science, Mumbai logo

Dr. BMN College of Home Science

Mumbai, Maharashtra
Kirti M Doongursee College of Arts Science and Commerce, Mumbai logo
apply now Download Brochure

Parent College In This Group

Amity UniversityNoida, UTTAR PRADESH
Ask a Question

Follow & Share this college to get information about admission

top courses

BA (Hons.) Applied PsychologyAVG FEE - ₹85,000/Yr
3 Years
B.Sc Information TechnologyAVG FEE - ₹136,000/Yr
3 Years
B.Sc Clinical PsychologyAVG FEE - ₹107,000/Yr
3 Years
view more courses[104]

Other Colleges In The Same Group

Amity Institute of English and Business Communication - [AIEBC]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Psychology and Allied Sciences - [AIPS]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Performing Arts - [ASPA]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Physical Studies and Sports Sciences - [ASPSSS]New Delhi, DELHI NCR
Amity School of Fine Arts - [ASFA]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Organic Agriculture - [AIOA]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Fashion Technology - [ASFT]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Communication - [ASCO]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Law School - [ALS]New Delhi, DELHI NCR
Amity Law School - [ALS]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Pharmacy - [AIP]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Physiotherapy - [AIPT]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Nursing CollegeNew Delhi, DELHI NCR
Amity Institute of Nano Technology - [AINT]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Vocational & Industrial Training - [AIVIT]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Engineering & Technology - [ASET]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Behavioural and Applied Science - [AIBAS]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Food Technology - [AIFT]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Insurance, Banking and Actuarial Science - [ASIBAS]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development - [ASNRSD]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Business School - [ABS]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Business School - [ABSM] ManesarGurgaon, HARYANA
Amity Institute of NGO ManagementNoida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity Institute of Telecom Engineering and Management - [AITEM]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of LanguagesNoida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity BEd CollegeBharuch, GUJARAT
Amity Institute of Education - [AIE]New Delhi, DELHI NCR
Amity UniversityGurgaon, HARYANA
Amity UniversityGwalior, MADHYA PRADESH
Amity UniversityJaipur, RAJASTHAN
Amity UniversityLucknow, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Engineering & Technology - [ASET]New Delhi, DELHI NCR
Amity Institute of Biotechnology - [AIB]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity UniversityRaipur, CHHATTISGARH
Amity UniversityRanchi, JHARKHAND
Amity UniversityKolkata, WEST BENGAL
Amity UniversityGreater Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University - [RICS SBE]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity School of Engineering and Technology - [ASET]Noida, UTTAR PRADESH
Amity UniversityNoida, UTTAR PRADESH



Aarti Ajay SuryawanshiAssistant Professor, Department of Hospitality & Tourism
Abhijeet ChattorajAssociate Professor , Department of Marketing
Abhijit ShirodkarProfessor and Director , Department of Architecture & Planning
view all faculties[16]



St. Xavier's College, Mumbai logo

St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

MIT World Peace University - [MITWPU], Pune logo

MIT World Peace University - [MITWPU], Pune

Mithibai College of Arts, Mumbai logo

Mithibai College of Arts, Mumbai

B.Sc , ₹ 28.65 K FIRST YEAR FEES
Amity Global Business School - [AGBS] Malad West, Mumbai logo
National Institute of Management - [NIM], Mumbai logo

National Institute of Management - [NIM], Mumbai

BE/B.Tech , ₹ 58.7 K FIRST YEAR FEES
St. Francis Institute of Art and Design - [SFIAD], Mumbai logo
Wilson College, Mumbai logo

Wilson College, Mumbai

Mumbai University - [MU], Mumbai logo

Mumbai University - [MU], Mumbai