• India’s first Center for Interdisciplinary Study of Medicine to Come Up in Kochi under Amrita University
  • Nobel Laureate Prof. M Yunus at ICTEE 2012

Amrita conducts entrance exams for admission to many of its bachelors and masters level programs... »»

Amrita University provides value-based education and moulds the character through wholesome... »»

Life at Amrita brings surprises and new experiences every day. It has a creative community of... »»

IQAC aims to develop a system to improve the academic and administrative performance of the... »»

September 29, 2015
India has made great progress with the Millennium Sustainable Goals (MDG) but little progress,...
September 29, 2015
September 23rd & 24th 2015, marked the third annual International Conference on Sustainable...
September 23, 2015
Amrita Technology Business Incubator​, one of the top-5 most prolific incubators for startups in...
September 9, 2015
The dedication of the Center of Excellence in Organ Transplantation and the felicitation of Hand...
Amrita University will host a South Zone Inter University Chess (Men & Women) Tournament from October 6 -10, 2015 at...
The Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, is organizing the Amrita...
Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru Campus is organizing its Annual Science Fest Aarohan ' 15 from November 5-6, 2015...
Amrita College of Nursing will organize a National Conference on Organ Transplant- "Together, Towards Tomorrow" from...
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi is organizing The First International Symposium on Hospital Medicine in India –...
October 7, 2015
MBA students of Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore interacted with Prof. V. G. Narayanan,...
October 5, 2015
In the International KAKENHI Workshop on Long-term Growth of Firms and Corporate Governance,...
October 5, 2015
A Workshop on Industrial Energy Audit was organized by the student branch chapters,IEEE Power...
October 1, 2015
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Group is known for its cutting...
October 1, 2015
Amrita University participated in the World Engineering Education Forum (WEEF) 2015 held at Palazzo...

About Amrita

About us

The Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is a dream come true, a dream nursed by Mata Amritanandamayi to have a centre of excellence in learning for the benefit of all. With headquarters at Coimbatore and campuses at Amritapuri, Kochi, Bengaluru and Mysore, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has emerged as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in India. In less than two decades, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has blossomed into a multi-disciplinary, multicampus centre that offers over 150+ undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes  »







Our Chancellor

Mata Amritanandamayi Devi - Amma

Amrita University was started by the world-renowned humanitarian leader, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Amma. As Chancellor of the University, Amma continues to guide the university's mission and growth.


  • Amrita University has a major role to play in transforming our society into a knowledge society through its unique value-added education system

    Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
    Former President of India
  • What makes Amrita students special? Western science leads to knowledge. Eastern sceince leads to understanding. Amrita has both Western and Eastern traditions in education.

    Dr. Lee Hartwell
    Nobel Laureate
  • This is not just another university, but a very high quality,world-class university, focusing on technology research, dealing with very concrete issues which have immediate applications

    Prof.Muhammad Yunus
    Nobel Laureate