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asb-kochi-about-usAmrita School of Business understands today's need of companies' organizational and leadership requirements , and changes are made accordingly in the curriculum to help MBA graduates face the challenging business environment. Hence we focused on creating graduates with an array of relevant skills at four different locations. Kochi, the business capital of Kerala, provides the ideal location for a Business School. The Kochi campus, has the unique distinction of providing the vital input of Management Education to an otherwise predominantly Healthcare Campus with the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing and Nano Sciences... Read more»

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Global Reach


Memorandum of Understanding signed with many reputed universities around the globe like the Deakin University, one of Australia’s fastest growing research universities, University...»»



Amrita School of Business, one among the fastest growing B-schools in India, has been well received and praised by many eminent personalities in the business fraternity for its excellence and competence... »»



ASTHRA, the Annual Management Festival of ASB, Kochi is a two day fun filled event that explores the hidden talents of budding managers. It brings in a fresh dose of vivacity and exuberance... »»

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.
August 4, 2015
IBM Business Analytics Lab was inaugurated by Mr. Kaushik Bhaskar, Vice President, India Software Labs IBM India and Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita University at the Amrita School of Business (ASB) Coimbatore. In this Lab, under the Career Education program, IBM is providing relevant software and training using various industry cases to the faculty members and MBA students of ASB. The objective is to enable future business managers with the requisite skillsets to succeed in any business, industry or function they choose to be in. Commenting on the collaboration with ASB Coimbatore, Mr. Kaushik Bhaskar said, “This new generation of business managers equipped with best in-class analytical skills would bring greater value to this industry. Students would also be work on cases that emanate from real-world business scenarios to gain the best of experiential learning.” Dr. Raghu Raman, Chairman, ASB said “With this new business analytics lab, we are very focused on building both Quantitative and Analytical skills as a core competency in every MBA student. This is exactly what the businesses today are looking for in our students.”
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...
The Intercollegiate National Level Tech Fest, Ekatva 2014, was held on the 7th and 8th of November 2014. The fest organised...
The 11th convocation of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was held on August 30, 2014 at the University Headquarters at Coimbatore...

Kochi Highlights

Visit to Relief Center »»

Asthra 2014 - THE B-FEST »»

Onam & Janmastami Celebrations »»

Inauguration of MBA batch 2013-15 »»

Case Study Workshop »»
2013-06-07 & 2013-01-03

Soft Skill Workshop »»
2013-04-08 & 2013-01-03


The Directorate of Corporate & Industry Relations (CIR) strives to achieve excellent placement of students each year. A proven track record of consistent high quality placements year-on-year is one of the reasons for many bright students opting for admissions in Amrita.

Placements are handled by a group of experts with Head-Placement for MBAs at the top, along with support from Placement Managers positioned at various campuses of Amrita School of Business at Coimbatore and Departments of Management Studies at Amritapuri, Bangalore and Kochi.

Some of the key aspects that are taken into account by the placement team are given as follows:

  • Ensuring summer placements and final placements of students from all branches of Management in reputed organisations.
  • Improving the quality of placements in terms of job opportunities, companies of relevance that visit the campus and the highest and average salaries.
  • Ensuring maximum visibility of the institution to the corporate world through frequent visits, interactions with the top management and facilitation of Faculty Development Programmes, Student Visits, Training and Project Guidance under Corporate Action Plan.