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Amrita School of Business understands today's need of companies' organizational and leadership requirements , and changes are made accordingly in the curriculum to help MBA graduates face the challenging business environment. Hence we focused on creating graduates with an array of relevant skills at four different locations. Kochi, the business capital of Kerala, provides the ideal location for a Business School. The Kochi campus, has the unique distinction of providing the vital input of Management Education to an otherwise predominantly Healthcare Campus with the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing and Nano Sciences... »»

Our-Mission

To be a research-led school offering relevant and cutting edge postgraduate programs in management. To develop leaders who promote innovation and change in organizations... »»

Global Reach

Memorandum of Understanding signed with many reputed universities around the globe like the Deakin University, one of Australia’s fastest growing research universities, University...»»

Testimonials

Amrita School of Business, one among the fastest growing B-schools in India, has been well received and praised by many eminent personalities in the business fraternity for its excellence and competence... »»

ASTHRA - THE B-FEST

ASTHRA, the Annual Management Festival of ASB, Kochi is a two day fun filled event that explores the hidden talents of budding managers. It brings in a fresh dose of vivacity and exuberance... »»

June 30, 2014
Mathew Kizhakethil John, MBA student at Amrita School of Business, Kochi Campus, specializing in Marketing and Human Resources, has been awarded a scholarship under the Erasmus Mundus Action 2, Strand 1(EMA2). He will proceed to the University of Warsaw, Poland for the Master Exchange level (MBA) for 6 months. Mathew will spend time at Poland from October 1, 2014. The Erasmus Mundus Action 2 (EMA2) aims at better understanding and mutual enrichment between the European Union and third countries by co-operation in the field of higher education. It promotes exchanges of persons (students, academic and administrative staff), knowledge and skills at higher education level. NAMASTE is a EMA2 project. NAMASTE mobility project provides scholarships to Indian students and scientists to spend a mobility period in Europe on a wide variety of academic fields at different levels of study such as undergraduate, master, PhD, Post-Doc and staff. The scholarships cover subsistence allowances, travel costs, tuition fees and insurance costs.
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June 26, 2014
Dr. V. Murale, Assistant Professor, Amrita School of Business , Kochi has been awarded with the prestigious Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship Award (ESKAS) for the academic year 2014-2015 for carrying out his post-doctoral studies in the area of Strategic Management at Università della Svizzera italiana (USI, Lugano). The duration of the postdoctorate scholarships is 12 months with the possibility of extension for 6 months.  The Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS), awards various postgraduate scholarships to international students and researchers. These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue doctoral or postdoctoral research in Switzerland at one of the public funded university or recognized institution.
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June 22, 2014
Under the World Bank funded initiative ‘India: e-Delivery of Public Services DPL’, Amrita’s eGovernance Analytics Platform (eGAP) project has been approved for funding to the tune of  $396,000. eGAP will provide (G2C) services for the 14,300+ schools covering tens and lacs of students, teachers and parents. The G2C services will provide detailed information to millions of parents and the community at large is able to review the quality of the school through an online participatory analytics platform. eGAP will lay a foundation for CBSE to become a world leader in implementation of ICT based governance of the entire teaching learning process and to make data driven decisions at all levels, said Chairman, CBSE, Shri. Vineet Joshi, IAS.
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February 22, 2014
The paper titled Factors Influencing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Spend in Indian Companies: An Econometric Analysis, by Shekar Babu, Research Scholar, Amrita School of Business, Bengaluru campus, received the Best Research Paper award at Interactive Dialogical Workshop on Corporate Social Responsibility at the Indus Business Academy, Bangalore on February 22, 2014. The research paper was a classic pedagogy on the necessity of Indian companies in both the public and the private sector to show a true commitment to the society, increase their social media visibility, provide public relations benefits, improve government relations and build a positive workplace environment.
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February 9, 2014
Amrita School of Business at Coimbatore had organized its annual B-fest Pragati from February 7 – 8, 2014. The b-fest attracted nearly 300 talents representing from over 30 leading business schools around the nation. Addressing the delegates during the inaugural ceremony, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Chlorophyll Mr. Kiran Khalap shared valuable insights on three creative models of business. “The Vishwamitra model is where businesses live in complete denial, the Yudishtra model is where businesses stand by truth whenever it’s favorable and finally the Ekalavya model is the unbridled stance.” Underlining the role of business to society, Dr. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita University, Prof. Shrikant G. Kulkarni, Chairperson, Amrita School of Business and Prof. Udayakumar C. S., Professor, Amrita School of Business were the other speakers at the inaugural ceremony.
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Sep
12
Bengaluru campus is conducting a two day state level tech fest, Ekatva’14. The fest will comprise of events such as capture...
May
29
Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore campus will organize a research seminar on Impact of Chinese Growth and Trade on Labor...
Mar
23
The convocation for the MBA-MS and EMBA-MS batch of 2011-2013 was held on 23rd March, 2014 at Amrita University, Bangalore...
Feb
28
Vidyut is the annual techno-management fest of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,one of the fast growing institutions of higher...
Dec
12
A three-day International Conference on Sustainable Development and Governance: Building Commerce and Communities was...

Placements

The Directorate of Corporate & Industry Relations (CIR) strives to achieve excellent placement of students each year. A proven track record of consistent high quality placements year-on-year is one of the reasons for many bright students opting for admissions in Amrita.

Placements are handled by a group of experts with Head-Placement for MBAs at the top, along with support from Placement Managers positioned at various campuses of Amrita School of Business at Coimbatore and Departments of Management Studies at Amritapuri, Bangalore and Kochi.

Some of the key aspects that are taken into account by the placement team are given as follows:

  • Ensuring summer placements and final placements of students from all branches of Management in reputed organisations.
  • Improving the quality of placements in terms of job opportunities, companies of relevance that visit the campus and the highest and average salaries.
  • Ensuring maximum visibility of the institution to the corporate world through frequent visits, interactions with the top management and facilitation of Faculty Development Programmes, Student Visits, Training and Project Guidance under Corporate Action Plan.

Kochi Highlights

Onam & Janmastami Celebrations »»
2013-08-28

Inauguration of MBA batch 2013-15 »»
2013-07-19

Case Study Workshop »»
2013-06-07 & 2013-01-03

Soft Skill Workshop »»
2013-04-08 & 2013-01-03

More about ASTRA 2013 »»
2012-01-07 & 2013-01-03