Founded in 2003, Amity University, Noida is a private research university with over 50,000 students studying across various disciplines on a 700 acre hi-tech campus. The university was founded by Ashok Chauhan, the founder of the Ritnand Balved Education Foundation. Amity University is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Over the years, 30,000 Amity students have secured on-campus placements in MNCs and top organisations. The university boasts 2,500 faculty members led by 11 former vice chancellors, former chairman of UGC and vice chairman of AICTE. Leading corporate professionals with rich industry experience comprising the visiting faculty group.
Amity University campus hosts spacious and air-conditioned class rooms which offer conducive atmosphere for dynamic and focused discussions. All classrooms are in amphitheatre style and designed to bring together analysis with action and are augmented with integrated audio-visual teaching aids for lectures and presentations. The 300 syndicate rooms provide the perfect setting to acquire team skills through exercises such asbrain-storming sessions, group discussions and role-plays. The university also boasts e-learning studio for various online courses through distance learning and 300 laboratories for different departments. Amity University hosts state-of-the heart auditoriums which can accommodate 3500 persons and act as a common ground for students, faculty and corporate personalities for regular interfaces, conferences and other events. The university library features over 17,000 online journals and Amity students have access to world’s best online journals such as Cambridge University Press, Springer, Oxford University Press, IEEE / IEE Electronic Library, Ebsco Host, UGC-Infonet, INDEST-AICTE, IS1 and Delnet. Sports facilities include play area, 8-layer ultra-cushion synthetic tennis courts, horse riding academy, volleyball court, gymnasium equipped with most-modern fitness machines, squash courts built to international standards, and football field.
The university offers graduate, postgraduate, Ph.D, online and distance learning courses, evening courses, and lateral entry programmes. Graduate courses offered by the university Actuarial Science, Animation, Anthropology, Applied Sciences, Architecture, Biotech, Commerce, Communication, Computer Science/ IT, Design, Economics, Education, Engineering, English literature, Environment, Fashion, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Forensic Sciences, Geo Informatics & Remote Sensing, Health Sciences, Hotel Management Hospitality, Insurance, Insurance and Banking, and Language etc., Post-graduate courses offered by university Nuclear Science & Technology, Nursing, Organic Agriculture, Performing Arts, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physiology, Physiotherapy, Post Harvest Technology, Psychology & Behavioural Science, Real Estate And Urban Infrastructure, Rural Management, Sanskrit Studies Social Science, Social Work, Solar & Alternate energy, Space Sciences, Special Education, Telecom, Travel & Tourism, Virology & Immunology and Wildlife Sciences. The university conducts industry interaction programmes which act as an interface between the students, faculty, and the corporate world. The programmes include CEOs forum, CEOs dinner series and corporate mentoring programme. Extracurricular activities: Alongside world class education, Amity University focuses on personality development programmes such as military training, foreign languages such as French, German, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese, and grooming for interviews.
Application for admissioncan be done through the following 3 routes: 1. Candidates can apply online, upload documents and pay online. 2. Candidates can download application form online and submit it to the specific campus. 3. Candidates can obtain the application pack from Amity information centres/campuses in Noida, Greater Noida, Lucknow, Jaipur, Gurgaon, Gwalior, Kolkata, Mumbai and Raipur. For more details on admission, please visit http://www.amity.edu/pdf/admission_prospectus.pdf Please contact the university office for detailed information on fees.
Amity University has been ranked as the No. 1 not-for-profit private university by the Education Times. Amity Universityhas been ranked among top 30 national universities in India by the Education World C-fore Survey 2015.