Amrita's first institution for higher education is inaugurated


Amrita Institute of Management founded


A Centre of Excellence in Pharmaceutical Sciences established in Kochi


Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) is considered as one of the best hospitals in Asia

First set of B Tech students graduate from AITEC at Coimbatore



Engineering colleges started in Amritapuri and Bangalore

Schools of Medicine and Nursing founded at the AIMS campus in Kochi


University status is conferred on Amrita under Section 3 of UGC Act

The young Amrita university organizes its first global event

School of Dentistry becomes fourth educational institution for higher learning at AIMS campus


School of Ayurveda established at Amritapuri campus to offer the 5-year BAMS degree

Amrita University's 1st funded project in Data Acquisition Services begins;

Government of India, provides major funding to the fledgling Center for Biotechnology at Amritapuri

Satellite network launched

The Asian tsunami -- Amritapuri campus housed and fed 4000 people for several months


Landmark Indo-US agreement signed

Academic leaders from major universities in the US visit Amrita campuses


Amrita becomes partner in a European Commission funded consortium WINSOC

Amrita becomes one of only two centers in India to host the ACM-ICPC


SUNY Buffalo, collaborative program MITES begins at Bangalore campus


First doctorate degree awarded in engineering

Amrita receives A grade, the highest grade possible, from NAAC


First set of students graduates from the dual degree program MITES

First set of students graduates from the dual degree program MITES

The MBA program extended to four campuses -- Amritapuri, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Kochi

Dr. Abdul Kalam, launches A-View

Amrita becomes nation's only NABH certified teaching hospital

Chakshuyaan student project


UGC Awards A-Grade to Amrita University