Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (also known as Amrita University), Mysore Karnataka was established in the year 2006 as Deemed to be University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is approved by the reputed UGC, and is accredited by NAAC-A. Management of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysore is working under Dr. P. Venkat Rangan (Vice-Chancellor).
About Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Mysore
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Mysore is one among the multi-disciplinary, research-intensive, private universities, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. It is one among the five campuses of the university established under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. Amrita, Mysore is accredited by NAAC with “A++” grade and is away from the hustle and bustle in a serene environment.
Vision: The University was set up to be a commendable institution thriving on its pledge to impart value based education and to develop scientific knowledge and spiritual understanding for the utilisation of knowledge for the betterment of the society ultimately contributing to a well-to-do future.
Mission: Its mission is to provide education which is based on enduring values and inner strength for life. The institute aims to endow its students with the qualities of acceptance, patience, self-confidence, perseverance, and enthusiasm for the benefit of the society. It drives its effort for compassion driven research towards solving scientific and societal challenges.
The university offers various courses at UG, PG, and Doctorate level in the three schools functioning under it:
School of Physical Sciences
School of Computing
School of Arts, Humanities, & Commerce
Some of the multiple programs students can pursue at the university at different levels are: BCA, MCA, B.Com, BBA, B.Sc., M.A., Ph.D. in Computer Sciences, and more. The various courses offered under the following departments are:
Departments of Computer Science
Department of Management and Commerce
Department of Visual Communication
Department of Sciences
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Mysore Admissions
Students are welcomed to pursue their desired course in the university on a condition they meet the eligibility requirements for the course they are opting for. They can apply online as well as offline to seek admission to any of the schools of the university. Hence, students are mandated to check out the eligibility criteria for the courses they want to pursue. The table below highlights the educational and other qualifications required for some of the courses offered by the various schools functioning under the university.
50% aggregate marks in PU/+2 in any discipline or 3 year polytechnic diploma or equivalent degree
B.Sc in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science
Minimum 50% marks in PU/+2 in any discipline or its equivalent or 3 year polytechnic diploma
Pass 10+2 or equivalent exam with minimum 55% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
12th pass with minimum 50% marks
Pass BE or B.Tech
Pass B.Sc in Computer Science/BCA
Pass B.Sc/BA/B.Com or any other degree with Mathematics as one of the subjects in 12th
M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 50% marks
PhD. in Computer Science
Pass Postgraduate course with minimum 65%
*Final selection of the candidates will be based on the entrance test scores.
Students who want detailed eligibility criteria for all the courses offered in the Mysore campus of the university must visit the authentic portal or can call or visit directly to the admission authorities.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Mysore Scholarships
Scholarships at the university are availed by the students on the grounds of their marks and admission interview performance. Scholarships are tuition fee waiver only and the amount of scholarship depends upon the type of scholarship awarded. The continuity of the scholarships is based on the academic performance in each semester as well as the students’ behavior throughout the course. Additionally students must have a minimum attendance of 75% and a CGPA not less than 7.0 every semester to retain the scholarships. The following is the criteria of the Amrita Chancellor’s Scholarship for the UG, PG, and PhD. programs:
Responsibilities and activities of the campus recruitment at Amrita, Mysore campus are being undertaken by the Center for Corporate & Industry Relations (CIR). The CIR promotes Corporate Relationships, Internships, Campus Placements, Collaborative Research, Employability Skill Development, Career Guidance, and more such activities to ensure the placement of its students in some of the leading companies currently. Over the years, CIR has established dynamic relationships with corporate companies helping students to get their dream jobs.
The efforts of the CIR department have attracted so many leading companies to come to the campus for the campus placement. Some of the well known companies coming to the campus are TCS, Capgemini, Cognizant, Tesco PLC, Wipro, Infosys, Zoho Corporation, Dell, Promantia Global Consulting LLP, MAQ Solutions, Target Corporation, Texas Instruments, and more.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Mysore Infrastructure and Facilities
Students of Amrita, Mysore are furnished with a handful of facilities helping them to enhance their knowledge in a perfect enthusiastic environment. From basic to additional, authorities make sure to provide all amenities required for the overall development of its students. Various clubs for students like Dance clubs, Music clubs, Theatre clubs, Literary clubs are present at the campus. Moreover various cultural festivals are held at the campus to enrich the cultural experience of the students. Here is the list of a few of the facilities available for the university students.
Computer Laboratories: To facilitate strong computing skills among the students computer labs are developed in the campus. It is equipped with mounted projectors, audio video systems, and with broadband facility.
Library: The Library of the university being an integral part is user friendly with a huge collection of textbooks, general books, reference books, CDs, journals, periodicals, magazines, newspapers, etc. A digital library known as “Amrita Vidya'' is also functioning at the campus to provide e-learning resources.
Sports Facilities: While focusing on academics, the university also encourages its students in sports and games. Coaching facility has been given to students in different games to make them competent to get selected for Inter University games. A multipurpose gym is also functioning at the campus which provides training in Powerlifting and Weightlifting.
Hostel Facility: Hostel facilities providing a calm and homely atmosphere are available to accommodate boys and girls. Two separate blocks having capacity to accommodate 700+ students with all the basic facilities supplied in all blocks are present at the campus.
Other Facilities: Seminar Rooms, Auditorium, Wi-Fi, Audio and Video Studios, Research Laboratories, Transportation, and more.