To be selected for Amrita’s exchange program, you must currently be enrolled in one of Amrita's partner universities, (as per the signed MoU); otherwise you will not be eligible. As an exchange student, you may attend Amrita for one or two semesters; however, you must have the approval of the international exchange coordinator at your University, meet the program requirements, and complete the application process as explained in the application procedures section.

Amrita has 15 schools across 5 campuses with over 150 programs to choose from. All exchange students are welcome to select courses from any of the programs offered. Students can visit the websites of the various academic fields to get an idea of the types of courses currently running at Amrita ( Once students have chosen their field of interest (i.e. Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Biotech, Arts and Sciences, etc), they can send an e-mail to to inquire about coursework options. The e-mail can be addressed to Mrs. Sujatha Ram.

Academic Calendar (Approximate Dates)

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Application Deadline April 1st October 1st
Orientation July 10th - 15th (subject to change) January 10th - 15th (subject to change)
Classes Begin Mid July to Early August Early January
Classes End End of November Early May
Semester Exams End of November or Beginning of December Early to Mid May
Vacation Period December to January June to July