Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Amritapuri campus is nestled in the picturesque village of Vallikavu, across the backwaters of Kerala. The Amritapuri campus was established in the year 2002 and is spread across 80 acres of land with more than a million sq. Ft. of built-up area. The Amritapuri campus presently hosts five schools viz. School of Engineering, School of Business, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Biotechnology and School of Ayurveda. Amrita offers undergraduate, postgraduate, integrated and doctoral programs in streams like Arts and Sciences, Ayurveda, Biotechnology, Business, Engineering and Social work.
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Type of University
Deemed to be
NAAC ‘’A’’ Grade
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How to Reach
10 Km from Karunagapally Railway Station
110 Km from Trivandram Airport
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offers B.Tech, BBA, B.Sc., B.Com, BAMS and BCA programs at the Undergraduate level.Candidates applying to B.Tech, B.Sc. and BAMS program must clear 10+2 from a recognized board with minimum 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics. To apply for BBA, B.Com and BCA courses a candidate must pass HSC with English as a mandatory subject and minimum 60% marks. Selection to these courses will be based on the marks secured by the candidate in the entrance exam conducted by the respective department of Amrita.
Amritapuri campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham also offers two integrated programs viz. B.Sc. + M.Sc. and B.A. + M.A. under streams like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English Literature. For those applying to B.Sc. + M.Sc. integrated program, scoring minimum 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in HSC is compulsory. Candidates applying to B.A. + M.A. program must pass 10+2 in English with 60% aggregate overall. Final selection to the program will be on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the entrance exam conducted by Amrita.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offers several PG courses to the candidates viz. M.Tech, M.A, MBA, M.Sc., MCA, MD and MS. Candidates who wish to apply, must hold a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute. Selection to MBA program will be made on the basis of candidates overall performance in academics, entrance test score, interview round and communication skills (Both verbal and written).
B.E / B.Tech / M.Sc. degree with minimum 60% marks.
GATE – Entrance exam
Direct Admission – Academic records
Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks
Direct Admission – Academic records
Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% in SSS/ HSC/ Graduation
CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ GRE – Entrance exam
Bachelor’s degree in Science with Mathematics/ Comp. Sc.
Entrance examination conducted by the respective department of Amrita.
Three-year degree in BCA/ B.Sc. with minimum 60% marks.
Mathematics in 12th or grad. Is mandatory
BAMS degree with registration under CCIM or State Ayush Council
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offers nine specializations namely, Biotechnology, Computational Neuroscience, Cybercity systems and networks, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities and social sciences, business, management, philosophy and Sciences in the Ph.D. program at the Doctoral level. Candidates who have passed postgraduate degree with Distinction or with CGPA above 6.5 from any recognized University/ Institute are eligible to apply for the Ph.D. program. Selection will be made on the basis of scores obtained by the candidate in GATE/ UGC NET/ CSIR NET or entrance test conducted by Amrita. Final selection will be made after the written test and personal interview round. Candidates who have qualified GATE/ UGC-NET/ CSIR NET/ JRF or Research fellowship are eligible for direct admission to the Ph.D. program.
Placements at Amrita have always been excellent. Be it Engineering or Arts and Science, students who are eligible and opt for placements have more than one job offer, on an average. Exercising their dream option, some of them have up to three job offers. In the year 2016 – 2017, 112 companies visited the Amritapuri campus hiring 86% students on 4.89 lakh -12 lakh.
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Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has the mission to provide value-based education and mold the character of the younger generation through a system of wholesome learning so that their earnest endeavor to achieve progress and prosperity in life is matched by an ardent desire to extend selfless service to society, one complementing the other.
Thus, the activities are based upon a deep understanding of our values and culture. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has emerged as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in India. The Amrita Deemed to be University spreads over five campuses – Coimbatore, Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Mysuru and Kochi.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has adopted a credit-based system in keeping with the best traditions of international universities. Amrita with its best infrastructure, regularly updated curricula and syllabi in line with industry demands, along with gratifying corporate relations assures academic excellence with a global outlook.