The Amrita Center for International Programs is committed to creating opportunities for the diverse exchange of knowledge and ideas. By partnering with several universities in Europe and the U.S., the Center now provides exciting opportunities to live and study at internationally renowned institutions.
Boost your resume and academic profile by participating in a study abroad or exchange program!
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
STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS
UC Davis is one of the top 10 public universities in the U.S. and is 85th in the world, as per QS World Rankings. The India Research Internship and Global Study Program provide students the opportunity to enrol in regular courses in a wide variety of fields. The program is open to students at the Bachelors or Masters level.
UC San Diego is the seventh oldest of the 10 University of California campuses and one of the top public research universities in the United States. It offers over 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UCSD is a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public institution that is ranked as one of the top 15 research universities in the world. It is home to six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions, and five graduate and professional schools.
Note: Students are expected to pay the program tuition fees, room and board fees, and all travel expenses.
Students do not have to pay tuition for any of the exchange programs but are required to pay for their room and board and travel expenses. The Center currently offers exchange programs with the following universities:
The Princeton Review listed UNM as a "Best Western College" and ranked the School of Engineering 14th out of the top 20 Graduate Engineering Programs. The University welcomes all international students currently studying for a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree. Amrita also offers Dual Degree and Joint PhD programs with the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UNM.
The Technical University of Munich is #1 in Germany, as per QS World Rankings. TUM is one of the most research-focused universities in Europe and was the first university in Germany to be named a University of Excellence. The institution accepts international students at the UG, PG, Doctoral and Post-Doctoral level.
Telecom is one of the top engineering colleges in France and boasts high placement records. It is committed to producing students with skills in information and communication science and technology. The University has a strong focus on research and welcomes Masters students.
The University of Paderborn is a leading institution of higher education in Europe. It is well known for its computer science program, which was ranked among the top 3 programs among German universities and 16th among international programs. Students at the UG, PG or Doctoral level are welcome to take courses or collaborate on research projects.
UPC is Spain’s #1 institution for Engineering and Technology and is 77th in the world, as per QS World Rankings. The University welcomes students currently working towards their Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degrees. Amrita also offers a Dual Degree program in Information and Communication Technology with UPC. For the exchange program, UPC EUETIB has courses in Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, and Electronics and Instrumentation.
UPC is Spain’s #1 institution for Engineering and Technology and is 77th in the world, as per QS World Rankings. The University welcomes students currently working towards their Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degrees. Amrita also offers a Dual Degree program in Information and Communication Technology with UPC. For the exchange program, UPC ETSEIB has engineering courses in Mechanical Automatic Control, Electrical , Industrial, Chemical, Material, Nuclear, Automotive, Logistics, and Environmental Engineering.
POLIMI is currently #2 in the country and 28th in the world for Engineering and Technology, as per QS World Rankings. The University offers several undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programs in the fields of Engineering, Architecture and Design. POLIMI accepts students currently studying towards their Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree.
MINES Paris Tech is one of the most prominent French engineering schools in France and is currently ranked 193 in the World. The University is reputed for the outstanding performance of its research centers, its selectivity, and the quality of its international partnerships with prestigious universities, which include Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, University of Hong Kong, National University of Singapore (NUS), Novosibirsk State University, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and Tokyo Tech. MINES Paris Tech is open to accepting students who are currently pursuing their Bachelors or Masters.
TELECOM is currently among the top ten Management schools in France and is ranked 34th in the world by the Financial Times. The University is particularly recognized for its expertise in management and information technology and communication (ICT). TELECOM welcomes students who are currently pursuing their Bachelors or Masters to their exchange program.
Groningen is one of the oldest and largest universities in the Netherlands and is a member of the distinguished international Coimbra Group of European universities. According to a student survey, the University was voted the Best University in Netherlands for the third time in a row. Groningen has nine faculties, nine graduate schools, 27 research centres and institutes, and more than 175 degree programmes. The University welcomes international students currently pursuing their Bachelors, Masters, or PhD.
Established in 1983, Halmstad University is often referred as " The Innovation Driven University". The university is popular for its reality-based training and small student groups. It offers about 40 degree programs, and 130 courses at different levels. It offers education and research in three particularly strong areas such as Innovative Sciences, Information Technology and Health and lifestyle. Their research groups focus on Biology and Environmental Sciences, Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship, Health, Welfare and Sports, Information Technology, and Arts and Sciences.
Founded in 1926, National Ilan University was one of the very first institutions of higher education in Taiwan. It has four colleges, there are 13 departments and 17 graduate institutions. Also, at present, the university has 150 laboratories, one computer center, a number of computerized language labs, and an Analysis and Technology Consulting Center which cooperates with local industries on their manufacturing and production.
The Danish School of Media and Journalism (DMJX) is the oldest and largest of the higher educational institutions offering journalism education in Denmark, and has well-established contacts and strategical partnerships both nationally and internationally. The Danish School of Journalism offers advanced undergraduate programmes in English within Photojournalism, Multimedia, World Politics, Public Relations, Communications Design, etc.