ELIGIBILITY

MBA Program @ Amrita

The minimum qualification required to apply for admission to the MBA Program is a Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3 years of education)

Criterion AMRITAPURI BENGALURU (M. B. A. - M. S.) COIMBATORE KOCHI
10th Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50%
12th Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50%
Degree Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50% Minimum 50%

ENTRANCE TEST

Exams AMRITAPURI BENGALURU (M. B. A. - M. S.) COIMBATORE KOCHI
CAT
MAT NA
CMAT NA
GMAT
GRE
XAT
IBT-TOEFL* NA NA NA

*TOEFL score required only at the time of admission

  1. Degree in any discipline which is recognized by the Association of Indian Universities.
  2. Those appearing for the final year of the Bachelor’s degree examinations may also apply subject to completing their examinations and viva-voce, if any, before 30th June 2014.
  3. Such candidates are advised to produce a letter from their college Principal/Head of Institution stating the examination dates, at the time of personal interview and/or admissions.
  4. Consolidated marks sheets must be furnished before Oct 31, 2014.
  5. Degree certificates to be furnished by Dec 31, 2014.
  6. If admitted student failing to meet the eligibility criteria, he/she will be required to withdraw from the program.
  7. For MBA – MS program jointly offered by Amrita and University at Buffalo (SUNY), New York, at Bengaluru, a minimum IBT - TOEFL score of 79 is a must.
  8. NRI and students of foreign origin are required to take the GMAT test (Maximum of five percent NRI and /or foreign candidates may be admitted through GMAT with a minimum score of 550) and they should process their application through Director - Corporate and International Relations, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritanagar P.O, Coimbatore, India.
  9. Candidates with appropriate industry experience will have an added advantage for admissions. Their work experience will be given due weightage (in terms of the company & the role they have worked and the duration of the work experience).
     

HOW TO APPLY

Prospectus and applications can be downloaded by clicking on the following link.

Please fill in the details and submit the forms to the respective school before the stipulated deadline.

SELECTION

Names of candidates who are short-listed will be posted on our website and called for a Personal Interview (PI) during the third week of March 2014. Interviews will be held at Amritapuri, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai and New Delhi. The date and venue of the interview will be intimated to the shortlisted candidates by email and post / courier.

Candidates are advised to visit our website regularly during the admission months. The list of selected candidates will be announced on our website. The individual candidates will also be intimated by email, post / courier within 15 days of the PI. The selected candidates are required to pay the first installment of the fees within 15 days from the date of intimation of final selection.

BATCH SIZE

The number of seats available for the 2-year MBA Program starting on June 2014 is 300 (120 in Coimbatore and 60 each in Amritapuri, Bengaluru and Kochi).

ORIENTATION PROGRAM

In the third week of June, the School organizes a two week orientation Program for the incoming batches. This Program of preparatory studies is mandatory before students begin their regular curriculum. The exact dates will be intimated to the selected students after the schedule is finalized.

FEE STRUCTURE

COURSE FEE

FEES AMRITAPURI BENGALURU* COIMBATORE KOCHI
Tuition Fee (Paid in 4 bi-annual installments) 3,60,000 7,50,000 6,00,000 3,60,000
Other Fees (Paid in 2 annual installments) 50,000 59,000 73,000 55,000
One time charges (Paid at the time of admissions) 30,500 31,000 30,500 30,500

HOSTEL FEE**

FEES AMRITAPURI BENGALURU* COIMBATORE KOCHI
Hostel Rent (Paid in 2 annual installments) 36,000 36,000 48,000 32,000
Establishment Charges (Paid in 2 installments) 16,000 18,000 27,000 18,000
Mess Bill *** (Paid in 2 installments) 66,000 78,000 82,000 70,000
Caution deposit (Paid at the time of admission) 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000

*Cost of educational trip to SUNY, Buffalo is extra and to be borne by the students. Actual cost will be intimated to students at a later date.
**Students are expected to stay in the campus hostel facility. However, the students who are living with their parents in the city where the campus is located are exempted from this rule, if they are located within 30 kms from the campus.
***Could change for the second year.

Laptop Policy

Based on the earlier experience, the school has decided that laptops will not be provided by the institution and the cost of the laptops are not included in the fees. Students are required to get his/her own laptop at the start of the orientation program.

Refund Policy

  1. Fees paid are refundable as per latest UGC norms. If the student withdraws from the program before the admission closes, whatever amount has been paid will be fully refunded except Rs.1000/- deducted for administrative expenses. If the student chooses to withdraw after orientation program is started, then there will be a prorated refund with the prorating “rounded to terms”.
  2. Caution deposits will be refunded after the settlement of liabilities, if any.
  3. Hostel fees will be refunded on a pro-rata basis.
     

Admission e-help desk

ASB will be running an e-help desk for handling queries from aspiring applicants. The candidates can mail their queries to: asbadmissions@amrita.edu

Policy on Ragging

Anti Ragging clause under UGC Regulations 2009 - Ragging is totally prohibited in the university, and anyone found guilty of ragging and/or abetting ragging, whether actively or passively, or being a part of a conspiracy to promote ragging, is liable to be punished in accordance with these Regulations as well as under the provisions of any penal law for the time being in force.

Instructions

(For filling up application forms as well as communicating with the School)

  1. Please have one permanent address which does not change right from the time of application till the commencement of classes in July 2014. All postal communications will be sent to this address.
  2. Please give your or your parent’s mobile number in the appropriate column. Do not leave the column blank.
  3. Please give an e-mail id which you will be using during the entire admissions process. Do not change your e-mail ID, during the admission process.
  4. Address all your queries to asbadmissions@amrita.edu. This e-help desk will be available till the start of orientation.
  5. Please read the instructions carefully before you start filling the application form.
  6. Please attach semester-wise/ term-wise/ year-wise mark lists (photocopies only) of your UG degree. This is over and above the consolidated list and SSLC/HSC mark list.
  7. Students with work experience should attach a copy of their appointment order and /or their most recent pay slip.
  8. All information regarding interview calls and final selections will be published on our website. The information given on our website can be treated as firm and final. Candidates need not wait for intimation via post / courier as there could be postal delays. Your ASB application number will be your access code for interview call and final selection.
     
NOTE:
  • MBA Admissions 2014-16: Candidates who appeared for MAT in May 2014 may also apply to Amritapuri, Kochi, and Bengaluru campuses.
  • CMAT Candidates may also apply to Amritapuri, Kochi, and Bengaluru campuses.

IMPORTANT DATES

Last date for receipt of completed application forms APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED
Orientation Program June 16 – 28, 2014
Commencement of MBA Program June 30, 2014
Interview Centers Amritapuri (Kollam), Ahmadabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Coimbatore, Chennai,
Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai and New Delhi

CONTACT DETAILS

AMRITAPURI CAMPUS
Mr. Rajiv Nair rajivnair@am.amrita.edu +91 (476) 2808109 Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Clappana (P.O), Kollam - 690525
asbadmissions@am.amrita.edu
Mr. Dinesh Damodaran dineshdamodaran@am.amrita.edu +91 (476) 2808117
BENGALURU CAMPUS
Dr. Priya Gupta g_priya@blr.amrita.edu +91 (80) 25183700
+91 9901913404
Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Kasavanahalli, Carmeleram (P.O), Bengaluru - 560035
admissions@mites.amrita.edu
Mr. Maria Sebastin ssebastin@mites.amrita.edu  
COIMBATORE CAMPUS
Prof. C. S. Udhayakumar cs_udhay@cb.amrita.edu +91 (422) 2652122
+91 994317777
Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Ettimadai, Coimbatore - 641105
asbadmissions@amrita.edu
Mr. R. V Madhukumar rv_madhu@cb.amrita.edu +91 (422) 2685402
+91 (422) 2685000
KOCHI CAMPUS
Dr. V. Murale v_murale@asb.kochi.amrita.edu +91 (484) 2857942/43
+91 (484) 4007942/43
+91-9544330307
Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
AIMS Campus, Amrita Lane
AIMS Ponekkara (P.O), Kochi - 682041
asbadmissions@asb.kochi.amrita.edu
Mr. Rajeev Sudhakaran s_rajeev@asb.kochi.amrita.edu