Amrita School of Business (ASB) is a unit of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University. Our Chancellor is the world-renowned humanitarian leader Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi. ASB offers three programs, MBA, PhD part-time for working executives and faculty members and PhD full-time. Our motto is ‘education for life and living’. ASB received the coveted AACSB accreditation in 2019.
ASB is located within the large campus of the University Headquarters, on the foothills of the western-ghat mountains. We have qualified faculty with teaching, research and industry experience, supported by outstanding library resources, top-class infrastructure, strong international collaborations, extensive industry connect through regular colloquia, single-occupancy hostels for men and women and sports facilities, including an Olympic size swimming pool, well-appointed gym, tennis courts and playgrounds.
The MBA programme is structured according to global and national standards and the curriculum is revised periodically by incorporating the latest trends in business and technology. The MBA includes opportunities for additional certifications, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, international exchange programmes, a dual degree programme, and community outreach programmes.
The PhD program draws upon global faculty resources and has attracted experienced professionals with more than 10 years’ experience on average, as student scholars. The program includes rigorous course work necessary to build a strong foundation for academic research.
ASB swiftly adapted to the challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic and shifted the classes online. Access to all reading materials are provided through a VPN. Best practices were shared with students to maintain their health, especially of the eyes.