|Housing||Yes, on campus housing is available|
|Tests required||CAT / XAT / GMAT / GRE /|
|Last Date to Apply||22nd February 2015|
Amrita School of Business
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amrita Nagar P.O, Ettimadai
Coimbatore - 641112
+91-9943117777 / +91-422 2652122
About Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita University) was conferred the "University" status under "Section 3 of UGC Act 1956" by the Government of India in 2003. With headquarters at Coimbatore and campuses at Amritapuri, Kochi, Bengaluru and Mysore, Amrita University is emerging as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in the country. Conceived, established and supervised by Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM) and nurtured under the loving guidance of our Chancellor Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, the University, while offering quality & world class education, provides a conducive environment to students to inculcate rich personal and human values. The University's core mission of providing value based education and attention to the holistic development of each student's personality springs from its founder's philosophy that "Education is for Life and not only for Living".
The University also consists of the following schools
Amrita University has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with 'A' grade. AMRITA has also been ranked in the ivy league of Indian universities along with Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai etc. in the 2009 review of Deemed Universities constituted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) of the Government of India. AMRITA is placed in Category 1 in this review, which is popularly known as the Tandon Committee report conducted by a high power committee consisting of reputed academicians.
Driven by a firm commitment to excel, Amrita University is emerging as a pioneering research university educating a new generation of scientists, engineers, managers, doctors, media professionals and leaders with character.
Amrita School of Business
Amrita School of Business (ASB) has emerged as one of the many different ways that Amma's vision has unfolded in serving humanity. It is pertinent to note that the success of many a business ventures depend on well intended efforts, which otherwise may fail due to poor decision making, lack of conviction and clarity.Â Considering the challenges of today's business and the role played by managers in shaping society, ASB was set up with a purpose of developing managers with a strong grounding on fundamental management knowledge and a good sense of awareness of socioeconomic realities.
The school develops the students into able professionals and well groomed human beings by providing them with contemporary knowledge and skills in management and equipping them with tools to upkeep their body and the mind. The two years of management education at ASB aims to nurture them with virtues of dedication, commitment and humaneness.Â
In a brief span of a decade and a half since its founding, ASB has built a noteworthy reputation for itself, developing management graduates with commitment to excel and competency to inspire, innovate, lead and deliver.
The presence of faculty with outstanding academic and industry grounding at ASB encourages students to appreciate and practice unconventionality, divergent thinking and meticulous action. Students imbibe the values and ideals of the Amrita culture, thereby making it possible for them to appreciate and respond to the societal needs apart from their own. Empowered by global knowledge and enriched by Indian values, ASBians are excellent team players, and chart their path to excellence in a variety of leading corporate across the world. The alumni of ASB have established prominent presence in various reputed companies across countries such as Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, USA and UK.
Over the years, ASB has grown like a large tree, deep rooted in rich cultural values, strengthened by dedicated faculty and supported by keen and enthusiastic students. This brochure is a brief journey into an institution dedicated to value-based excellence, and an invitation to an education that prepares you not only for a career but also for a successful life.
Eligibility for MBA Programme @ Amrita
The minimum qualification required to apply for admission to the MBA Program is a Bachelor's Degree (10+2+3 years of education).
*TOEFL score required only at the time of admission (July 2014)
The number of seats available for the fully residential two year MBA programme starting on June 2013 is 300. (120 seats in Coimbatore and 60 seats each in Amritapuri, Bengaluru and Kochi).
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham actively interacts with top-notch universities of the world for various academic and research pursuits like faculty and student exchanges, collaborative academic programmes, cross-continental research projects, setting up of centres of excellence and for knowledge dissemination.
For the same, AMRITA allies with various US Universities, some of which are ranked among the best universities in the world, like Harvard, Purdue, State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, Berkeley, Michigan, Maryland, University of California etc. and with many European Universities like Vrije University Netherlands, Politechnic University of Catalonia,Spain, EVRY France, Barcelona Tech Spain, University of Milan, University of Twente, Technical University of Munich, University of Groningen, Uppsala University, Royal Institute of Technology KTH-Stockholm Sweden, University of Montpellier France etc. Active research collaborations have been established with some of the best research universities including Columbia University, New York University, UC Riverside and University of Binghamton.
This interaction with international universities has led to the establishment of the Dual Degree Management program with the University at Buffalo, State University of New York as well as exchange programs with Marymount University, University of New Mexico and the University of California - Davis, to name a few. Many of the world's leading experts from these universities regularly visit Amrita to give lectures and conduct workshops. Extensive faculty and student exchange programmes through Erasmus Mundus programme of the European Commission is also underway. More than 150 faculty and students from AMRITA are deputed to various European universities in United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Germany, Finland, Bulgaria and Netherlands for academic and research assignments in the last few years with full financial assistance. Amrita completed a major European Commission funded project which resulted in the development of India's first Wireless Sensor Network system for landslide detection. Most recently, Amrita School of Business (ASB) has tied up with Deakin University, Australia to set up a Research Hub to engage in joint research projects, student and faculty exchange programs as well as to organize workshops and conferences. ASB also has international tie ups with University at Buffalo, Marymount University, University of Trento and Telecom Ecole de Management.
In an era where knowledge creation and applied research is being acknowledged as the primary basis for the development and growth of society, ASB is also moving in the same direction.
The ASB faculty has an outstanding research profile. Their work has been published in, and they serve as reviewers for, some of the top international journals of their fields. These include the Annuals of Operation Research, European Journal of Operations Research, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, International Journal of Operations Research, International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Systems Science, OPSEARCH, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of International Business Studies, Academy of Management, Academy of Management Review, Long Range Planning, and Leadership & Organizational Development Journal.ASB Faculty
The ASB faculty bring with them a rich blend of academic rigor and business relevance. The members are from some of the best institutions in the world such as Berkeley, Cornell, ICAI, IIMs, IITs, JNU, Kellogg, MIT Sloan School, Stern NYU, Texas-Austin, XLRI etc., Along with rich subject knowledge, the experience that they have from a wide spectrum of organizations like Bell Labs, BHEL, ESAB, Hewlett-Packard, ICICI Bank, Oracle, Philips, Ponds, SAIL, UNDP, Wipro , World Bank etc., has helped ASB students' understanding the nuances of the corporate world and its management. ASB faculty contribute actively in both knowledge creation and applied research. Be it conducting research seminars, organizing conference, publishing papers in leading journals in their own areas of expertise, journal review, working paper publishing, one can find ASB faculty fully involved in such activities apart from their teaching assignments. What truly sets apart ASB faculty is their passion and dedication in shaping students into not just managers but also as responsible human beings. Not only do they take up the role of professors, but also guide the students as friends and mentors throughout their two years of stay in the campus. It is not an uncommon sight to find students and faculty engaged in discussion even late in the night in the campus.
At Amrita School of Business we believe in good summer placement performance leading to better final placement. Summer placements are given equal if not more importance than final placements.The summer projects immediately follow the first year's coursework.They are for a period of 8 weeks commencing mid-April.ASB places
The Corporate and Industry Relations (CIR) was established to devise ways and means to fulfill the career aspirations of the students, by providing them with expert assistance in specific areas, beyond their regular academic training.CIR conducts sessions on various soft skills to make the students ready to be placed.
The efforts put in to support the placement preparation of ASB students have shown in the rapidly increasing placement profile of ASB graduates in the recent years.ASB continues to have 100% placements along with some of the best known MNCs and Indian corporate being added to the list.
Life @ ASB
From the moment a student enters Amrita to the time when they leave, the campus envelopes them into a blanket of homeliness. Whether it is the mountain peaks covered in thick fog, cool pleasant breeze, greenery all around or the affable nature of the residents, Amrita has something to offer a student hailing from any corner of the country.
Life, here, at ASB is a bit of both; hectic classes, assignment submissions, presentations and the endless chatting in the hostel. That is not everything. The college also provides the students with a platform to showcase their talent and to gel and know their seniors better. ASB is an ideal place for students of varied personalities and talents, UTSAV - is a time when students cloak themselves in their creative yet cultural garb and get ready for a fortnight of fun and magic in the college, all the while managing their classes and endless assignments piled on their shoulders. Managers need to manage their time effectively and prioritize their tasks. Life at ASB teaches this to students early and hands-on. PRAGATI & ASTHRA - the intercollegiate B-Fests takes this learning one notch higher.They are intended to harness and unearth managerial talents and skills of students and add to the glamour quotient to hectic schedule of ours.
The Hostel at ASB is, in every sense, a home away from home. It's a place where you get inspired and also you inspire others. Studying in a group with hot cups of coffee and snacks that gets empty as soon as it is opened, occasional jokes to overcome sleep, with a soft melody playing in the background. The wonderful bunch of people who add bright colours to the white canvas of your lives, who hold your hand when you need support, who help you in studies and loads of assignments and home works that goes without saying. It is definitely a place where a sense of brotherhood, mutual cooperation and healthy competition is nurtured. The things that you get to learn in hostel are endless, fitness tips, early morning jogs and not to forget, number of languages from students from far north east to the south. Hostel life at ASB gives you a glimpse of the great Indian diversity.
One enjoys life here to the maximum extent, given the freedom to do so.Yes, there are Rules; but it is these rules that make living here exciting. With the most loving faculty, who take care of you beyond the class hours, one does not miss home.Life at ASB ensures that we learn not only for living but also for life.
Courses offered by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
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