Amrita Vishwa Vidyappetham is a multi-disciplinary research university with campuses in Bangalore, Mysore, Kollam, Coimbatore and Kochi. The AVV’s beginning can be traced since 1994 with the establishment of School of Engineering at a village named Ettimadai, located on the foothills of Bouluvanpatty ranges of the Western Ghats, Coimbatore district. The AVV was founded by Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi.
In 2003 AVV attained the status of “deemed to be a University”, being the youngest university to earn the status. The AVV Coimbatore has a sprawling area of 400 acres with beautiful tree plantations and splendid greenery.
Enshrined with the motto “Shraddhavaan Labthe Gyaanam” meaning “A person with faith can attain knowledge”, the university offers 207 programmes in its Schools of Engineering and Business and School of Social Work and Communication. The total students’ enrollment is over 12000 and the number of teachers is 1500.
The AVV, Coimbatore maintains excellent hostels for residential students, with all modern amenities. Extracurricular activities like Yoga, Sports, Dance, and Music etc. are equally important in the eyes of the university as are the academics.
The AVV University holds 9th rank overall by the NIRF in 2017.
Application and Admission Procedure
How to apply-
To get admission in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham the eligible candidates have to apply for the entrance tests of respective branches. There are two modes of applying, one is online and the other is offline. The prescribed fee for applying into any course is Rs. 1000.
The online application consists of the following three steps-
- Visit the official website
- Fill in your personal details
- Upload photo and signature
- Payment of fees
The candidates can apply offline using OMR registration form available at various centres, which are sale outlets (post office, Dhan Laxmi bank and federal bank), the authorized centres of Amrita school of engineering at amrita puri, Bengaluru and Coimbatore or you can request the same by post from the Admissions Coordinator, Amrita School of Engineering Coimbatore by sending them your complete address along with the demand draft.
After the registration is done, send the registration form along with payment proof to “The Admission Co-ordinator Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Amritanagar P.O. Ettimadai Combaitore 641112, Tamil Nadu”.
The Admission procedure takes place in the following manner
- Download admit card
- Appear for the respective entrance examination
- Announcement of result
- Counseling of Seats at the institution
- Choose the branch and Finalize the seat
Hostel and Facilities
The sprawling 400 acres of lush Green campus has a central library, guest house, well ventilated academic blocks, shopping complex and modern hostel facilities.
The College has 8 separate accommodation buildings for boys and girls with the provision of round the clock medical care, banking facility, ATM, recreational activities and hygienic mess.
Many student driven clubs such as The Anatham (Mathematics Forum), Arya (Seva and Spiritually), Astha (Science and Technology club), Nature Club, Sanskrit Club, Literary association, Dance club, Music club, The National Service Scheme and many more have been formed to help develop the community as well as to enhance the talent of students.
The infrastructure has a supermarket, cafeteria, Indian and Western goodies shop, and a stationery shop.
The sports department regularly conducts and participates in Intra-mural competitions, inter-campus tournaments and Athletic meets. The Sport facilities include 3 Gyms, Swimming pool, and playground for outdoor games and facilities for indoor games. The sports department also includes fitness club, walkers club and sports club.