Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amrita University* is one of the youngest and fastest-growing institutions of higher learning in India. The
university’s award-winning schools are forging university-government-industry research partnerships, through
which they are making great contributions towards all sectors of society. Graduates emerge from this centre
of excellence with a competitive edge in the working world.
Through a joint venture with the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Amrita University has established its
Satellite-Based Education & Research Network, which facilitates e-learning (computer-networked education). Out
of five campuses, located in the states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, four are linked by means of a
dedicated satellite connection. Lectures, seminars and information on all aspects of the curricula can be shared via
audio-visual and electronic means, broadening the scope for interdisciplinary, multi-campus learning.
* Amrita Education Institutions attained “Deemed University” status in 2003.
This is the highest accreditation the Government of India can bestow upon a private educational institution.
For more information go to: http://www.amrita.edu/