FAQ


What is the status of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore Status ? Is it a university, a college affiliated to any recognized university or any private institute still seeking for recognition/affiliation?
Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore is a full-fledged University Campus(not a deemed university) of Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham(Amrita University) established under Section3 of UGC Act 1956.

Is Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore recognized by UGC?
The University Grants Commission (UGC) of the Government of India has notified the inclusion of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore in the list of universities under Amrita Vishwavidyapeetham maintained by the UGC under Section 3 of the UGC Act issued on 10 October 2006.

Has Amrita Vishwavidyapeetham obtained/applied for any other agencies’ approval/accreditation?
Being a full-fledged University, Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham has been accredited by NAAC with A grade.

Admission

How do I get admission in Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore?
Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore offers programs in M.C.A, M.Sc.(IT), B.C.A, B.B.M, B.Com, Advertisement for respective admissions appears in major national dailies, local newspapers generally during May-August with their eligibility criteria clearly mentioned. Admissions take place strictly as per the announcement made.

Can I afford studying here? What is the fee structure of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore?
Contrary to the myth, Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore has a very nominal tuition fee structure. For a particular course for fees details, please call the Campus Reception.

Academics

How students get evaluated during the program?
AmritaVishwavidyapeetham follows a semester system, with letter grades and a 10-point scale (SGPA/CGPA). Grading is based on continuous evaluation throughout the semester and not simply on the final examination.

How much credit a student needs to earn for graduation?
A student is required to complete stipulated credit courses for graduating in minimum 6 semesters for M.C.A, B.C.A, B.B.M and B.Com program and 4 semesters for M.Sc(IT).

Eligibility for other exams

Can I write for CAT after graduating from Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham?
Certainly. The IIMs had placed membership of AIU as a criterion for admission.

Are your students eligible for admission in IIMs?
There is no doubt in it, they are eligible as any other graduates. Many students, who are alumni of Amrita VishwaVidpeetham, have got admissions in different Management Institutes.

Am I eligible for writing any competitive exams like conducted by UPSC?
Students of our University did write exams of Civil Services conducted by UPSC.

Can I appear for GATE?
Students of our University have also been appearing for GATE exams under different streams of CS, IT. Many students are pursuing M.Tech. and PhD.

Hostel and other infrastructure

Can a student get hostel accommodation?
There are separate hostels for boys and girls in the campus itself.

What are the facilities being provided in the campus in form of services for the students?
There are many, including Sports and Cultural Complex, Campus Shop, Book Shop, a truly green fully networked campus.

Placement

The Campus is having seperate Placement Cell, which help students to get job.

PG and UG Admissions

How can I obtain the application form and other admission materials?

Application Form can be submitted online or by post. If you want to submit application form by post, you should download the application form along with instructions from here and fill it and send it by post.

To submit application by post, please send the filled application with a  Demand Draft (with your name and mailing address, and program name written on the reverse) of Rs. 650/- for PG Course and Rs. 200/- for UG Course drawn in favour of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences and payable at Mysore, to

The Principal, Amrita School of Arts and Sciences
#114, 7th Main
Bogadi II Stage
Mysore - 5700026
Karnataka
India
Ph:0821-2343479/80.


Who can get direct admission to a program?
All the Seats in M.Sc(IT), B.C.A, B.B.M, B.Com are for direct admission to candidates on merit.

What is the minimum percentage for eligibility ?
Please see the individual program write-up for eligibility criteria.

What are the job prospects after the completion of the program?
Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Mysore has a Placement Services Cell, which assists student to obtain jobs.

Can I apply for more than one program?
You can apply for more than one program but you need to apply separately for each one.
You can do this by submitting more than one application by sending in more than one form by post.
Each separate application will require a separate DD for the requisite application fee.

The University is a non-affiliating university and does not receive any aid or other financial assistance from the Central or State Government.