About Amrita Center for International Programs

The Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP) is the central point for international academic relations at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. It is responsible for the coordination and administration of international educational and research activities for the institution. The Center focuses on enhancing education and research by bringing together students, teachers, and academicians from around the world to create an opportunity for the rich and diverse exchange of knowledge and ideas.

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Amrita Live-in-Labs® is a multidisciplinary experiential learning program that facilitates the research, development, and deployment of sustainable solutions for current challenges faced by rural communities in India. The program is designed to engage participants in a mutual learning and sharing experience by breaking classroom and lab barriers to implement theoretical knowledge to address real world problems. The program allows participants to study, observe, and interact with rural populations while living in rural communities to gain a better understanding of challenges in the areas of Health & Livelihood, Education & Technology, Environment & Farming, Energy, and Infrastructure & Basic Facilities.

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Exchange Program

The Amrita Center for International Programs welcomes applications from international students interested in living and studying in India for one or two semesters. The institution currently offers courses in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Ayurveda (ancient Indian study of medicine), Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Arts and Sciences, Education, Communication/Journalism, and Social Work.

Dual Degrees

The Amrita Center for International Programs is proud to present the Amrita Dual Degree, an academically attractive alternative to traditional methods of study. Through the dual degree programs, Amrita students can undertake graduate coursework towards two separate degrees, simultaneously, usually completing the course in just two years.

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Integrated Programs

An exciting opportunity has opened up between Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and KTH – Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, enabling academically excellent Engineering students to earn a B.Tech and an MS in 5 years. KTH is one of Europe's leading technical universities, garnering international recognition in the fields of technology and the natural sciences.

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Internship Program

The Amrita Internship Program is a great way for international students and graduates to augment their studies and research while living and working in India. The program builds on one’s previous academic and professional experience, expands and deepens existing knowledge of a particular field, and provides an opportunity to collaborate with one of India’s premiere teaching and research institutions.

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International Collaboration


Contact Us

Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP)
Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh (Dean, International Programs)
Dr. Krishnashree Achuthan (Associate Dean)
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus
Amritapuri, Clappana P. O.
Kollam - 690 525, Kerala, INDIA


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