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Amrita School of Business at the Amritapuri Campus provides broad-based and specialized business education, preparing individuals to face the ever-growing challenges in the business environment with confidence. Students secure essential business knowledge and skills and a deep appreciation for values in business, critical for business performance. The Amritapuri campus is located in the picturesque village of Vallikavu, across the beautiful backwaters of Kerala. The campus with its proximity to the headquarters of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math benefits significantly from the graceful presence of Amma... Read more»

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October 7, 2015
MBA students of Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore interacted with Prof. V. G. Narayanan, Harvard Business School, in a session held at Sri Krishna Hall in the campus on 6th October 2015. Prof. Narayanan addressed the students through online video conference. He spoke to students about HBX Credential of Readiness (HBX CORe), a digital learning program of Harvard Business School. This virtual classroom program teaches the fundamentals of business through three courses-- Business Analytics, Economics for Managers and Financial Accounting-- to people across globe with no prior business knowledge. Prof. V. G. Narayanan pointed out the huge potential of online business education in India. “The second largest number of participants for HBX CORe is from India and we are creating partnerships with b-schools in the country,” said Prof. Narayanan.
October 5, 2015
In the International KAKENHI Workshop on Long-term Growth of Firms and Corporate Governance, organized by Chuo Univerisity and Musashi University in collaboration with Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)- Mumbai from September 2-3, 2015, Dr. Sangeetha Gunasekar, Assistant Professor, Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore along with Ms. K. G. Sofi Dinesh, Faculty Associate, Amrita School of Business, Amritapuri presented a paper titled 'Impact of board independence on the performance of listed Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) in India'. Eminent scholars such as Dr. Keiichi Kubota (Chuo University), Dr. Hitoshi Takehara (Waseda University), Dr. Anchada Aida Charoenrook (Thammasat University), Dr. Pantisa Pavabutr (Thammasat University), Mr. Daisuke Hanawa and Mr. Harish H. V (Grant Thornton) also presented papers at the event.
September 24, 2015
​Dr. P. Balasubramanian, Associate Professor, Amrita School of Business (​ASB​),​​ ​Coimbatore presented a paper on ‘Sunk​ ​Cost​ ​F​allacy– Effect of​ ​Situational​ ​​Knowledge on​ ​​Irrational​ ​C​hoices’ at​ Singapore Economic Review conference (SERC) 2015​ from August 5th-7th​. The paper talks about the application of Sunk cost fallacy in the field of agriculture. It established the irrational choices adopted by the farmers in selecting a crop.  The conference was conducted as a part of the 60th year of publication of the leading economics journal Singapore Economic Review (SER). In the conference, several theoretical and empirical papers on economics with emphasis on the economic problems of Asian countries were discussed.  Several distinguished speakers, editors and co-editors from major international journals participated in the conference. John Rust (University of Maryland), Professor Jonathan Batten (Monash University, Australia), Charles Yuji Horioka (University of the Philippines, Diliman), Prof​. Quah Teong Ewe (Nanyang Technological University) and Jack Knetsch (Simon Fraser University​)​ were a few among them.
September 8, 2015
The 12th Convocation of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was held at Coimbatore campus on September 7, 2015. Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Honourable Union Minister, Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Government of India and Shri. N. Chandrasekaran, CEO, TCS, were the Guests of Honour at the convocation ceremony. 5036 graduating students, in their traditional attire, from all 5 Amrita campuses viz. Amritapuri, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Mysore and Kochi, received their degree certificates. This included 24 graduands receiving their doctoral degrees.   Brahmachari Abhayamrita Chaitanya, the Pro-Chancellor of Amrita University, welcomed the gathering. Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor of Amrita University, presented the annual report highlighting the various significant accomplishments of the university. Swami Ramakrishnananda Puri, Member, Board of Management, Amrita University delivered the benedictory address. 
September 3, 2015
Utsav reveals the unending zeal and determination of the students of Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore. This year too marked a remarkable event! The three-day annual sports and cultural extravaganza saw an enthusiastic participation of students in a variety of competitions, ranging from badminton to throw ball in sports, and face painting to street plays in cultural games. Mr. Swetank Rajguru, Former VP- Sales and Marketing, Vogue International, also an ASB Coimbatore alumnus from the class of 2005, inaugurated the festival. Students competed in groups– Chola, Guptas, Pandya and Mauryas, depicting the fierceness of battlefield. While Mauryas emerged as the winners, Guptas became the runners. ​
August 7, 2015
Among the 40+ top business schools competing at the 6th Indian Management Conclave 2015 (IMC 2015), organized by MBAUniverse.com in partnership with the Indian School of Business (ISB), Amrita School of Business (ASB) Coimbatore faculty members Dr. Rajiv Prasad and Prof. Udhayakumar C. S., both Associate Professors, have won as the finalist for the theme ‘Innovations in Teaching Methodology’.   IMC Awards 2015 Jury was chaired by Prof. Shekhar Chaudhuri, Professor & Former Director, IIM Calcutta (2002-2013). Winners were felicitated by Mr. Dilip Shanghvi, MD, Sun Pharmaceuticals at the IMC Valedictory session. The two-day conclave brought together 300 delegates from 100 B-schools to discuss the theme ‘Enhancing B-school competitiveness’. At the event, the gathering paid homage to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. Academicians from top B-Schools across the country and abroad, including faculty from Harvard Business School, Chicago Booth and Darden, Yale School of Management, IIM, Graduate School of Business, CUHK Business School and University Sains, Malaysia participated at the event.
Experts from ELSEVIER will talk on topic ‘Scopus – Tools and Techniques’ at Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore on...
Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore conducts a seminar on ‘Literature Review’ in the campus on 8th October 2015. The...
As a part of the 4th edition of student driven initiative, Asthra 2015, Amrita School of Business, Kochi campus conducted an...
Pragati is the National-level B-Fest hosted by Amrita School of Business every year. The B-Fest comprises of management...
3 Days FDP on Panel Data and Time Series Econometrics: ASB and TIES. The three day workshop aims at introducing the PhD...

Dean’s Message

"A warm welcome from the Amrita family. ASB is a B-School with a difference - we believe that education is for life not only for living."

Amrita School of Business is and will remain distinctive among the world's best business schools, known for its value based education, more so, in view of the current global economic scenario. 

At Amrita School of Business, we give opportunities for the budding management professionals to acquire and hone their managerial skills with contemporary management education and to face challenges with strong commitment, dedication and humane qualities. The members of faculty with their outstanding research profile, rich subject knowledge, combined with the experience they have acquired from various world class organizations, are committed to give their best in shaping the careers of the future mangers. Our alumni are successful across the world. They maintain high ethical personal and professional standards. They thrive to excel in their work, make happy families and contribute positively to the society. 

We encourage you to join the MBA program with us and to have a successful career ahead. With more than seventeen years of experience in delivering quality management education, Amrita School of Business should be a natural choice of yours.

Dr. V. S. Somanath
Dean, Amrita School of Business