Prof. Dr. Krishnashree Achuthan, Associate Dean of International Programs at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, on her recent trip to Sweden met with Amrita students at KTH Sweden. These students have been at KTH since August 2015 / 2016 for their 3 + 2 Collaborative Assessment Program (CAP). The students were overjoyed to see their Amrita family member and shared their experiences with her.
Most of the top performing B.Tech Students of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from all its campuses, who have completed at least two years of their educational program at Amrita with above average grades are provided opportunity to study abroad under the Student Exchange Program at various universities in Asia, USA and Europe. Students will be selected according to their merit and the nomination by the concerned department.
STUDENTS WHO ENGAGE IN AN EXCHANGE PROGRAM WILL BE ABLE TO:
- Earn academic credit from highly ranked international universities.
- Work under distinguished professors and mentors with the possibility of being offered fully funded Masters or PhD degrees.
- Be a part of internship and research activities at esteemed and well recognized institutions.
- Gain hands-on experience in world class facilities.
- Gain experience living abroad and learning about another culture.
- No Tuition Fees required at be paid at Host University, but travel and local stay expenses will have to borne.
4+1 INTEGRATED MASTERS PROGRAMME
The 4+1 Program provides students a platform to complete their B.Tech and MS in just 5 years. Students who are in their seventh semester can apply for this program. After completing their B. Tech they will be required to travel to the host university to enrol in MS courses. After successful completion of One Year in host university and subsequent transfer of credits, the student would be awarded a B.Tech from Amrita and an MS from the host university. Please see below, list of universities:
- UNM, New Mexico, USA
- Oakland University, Michigan, USA
5 YEAR B. TECH/M.S. COLLABORATIVE ACADEMIC PROGRAM (CAP) AMRITA & KTH ROYAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, SWEDEN
Selected Amrita students will complete their first three years at Amrita and the next two years at KTH. After five years students will be awarded a Bachelors degree in Engineering from Amrita and a Masters degree from KTH in one of the following specializations: Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE), Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECE), Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering(EIE), Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Mechanical and Chemical Engineering.
THE FOLLOWING ARE THE PARTIAL LIST OF UNIVERSITIES FOR:
STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMMES:
- University of New Mexico, USA
- Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, Germany (Mechanical Engineering)
- Halmstad University, Sweden
- University of Mannheim ( Business Informatics and Mathematics )
- Danish School of Media and Journalism, Denmark
- National Ilan University, Taiwan (Research Project in Artificial Neural Networks - only for Biotechnology students)
- University of Paderborn, Germany
- TU, Munich, Germany
- Telecom Sudparis, France (Engineering Graduate Students only)
- UPC, Spain - EEBE (Electronics & Automation, Mechanical Robotics, Instrumentation, Electronics)
- UPC, Spain - ETSEIB (Mechanical - AC, Industrial Chemical, Electrical, Materials, Automotive, Nuclear etc.)
- UPC, Spain - ESEIAAT
Bachelors: (Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial Technology)
Masters: (Industrial Engineering, Engineering of Automatic Systems and Power Electronics, Technology and Engineering Management)
- Politecnico Di Milano, Italy
- University of Trento, Italy
- University of Aalto, Finland
- Telecom Ecole De Management, France (MBA students only)
- University of Groningen, Netherlands (BBM & MBA Students only)
STUDENT INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
- Northern Illinois University, USA ( Construction and Industrial Engineering )
- Colorado State University, USA (Electrical Engineering, Physics and Mechanical Engineering)
- Pennsylvania State University, USA - ( Mechanical and Electrical Engineering )
STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS
- UC Davis Global Study Program
- University of California San Diego
SUMMER PROGRAM - FOREIGN UNIVERSITIES
- University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
- Grenoble INP, France
- Vrije University, Amsterdam
- National Ilan University, Taiwan
- Telecom Ecole De Management, France
- Ben Gurion, Israel
- Utrecht University, Netherlands
- Saarland University, Germany
- University of Twente, Netherlands