Amrita University (AU), Kochi

Kochi (Kerala)   Estd : 2002 Approved by : NAAC Type : Private

Overview

The Amrita College of Nursing, a constituent unit of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, was inaugurated on 1st November, 2002, by Shri. Shathrughnan Sinha, the then Union  Minister for Health and Family Welfare. The college is recognized by the the Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council. Presently the college offers B. Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc Nursing and M. Sc. Nursing. The B. Sc. Nursing program which was started in the year 2002 with an intake of 50 seats is now expanded to 75 seats per batch.The M. Sc.  Nursing is offered in four different specialties with an annual intake of 36. Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing is a bridge course offered to General Nursing Diploma holders to equate them with the Graduate Nurses. The annual intake to this program is 50.The College is situated within the Health Science Campus in a separate building with excellent  laboratory and classroom facilities. The total area of the college is 70487.2 Sq.feet which is much above the INC specifications. Currently the college has 43 teaching faculty, all are Postgraduates, with seven pursuing Ph. D. The experienced, competent and stable faculty in various specialties with seven  Professors, one Associate Professor and seven Assistant Professors, is an asset of this institution. An all-round development of the students is ensured through the balanced  blend of curricular and extracurricular activities.

  • Total Course 116

Facilities

Awards and Rankings

  • It is ranked as one of the best research universities in India. 

  • Amrita ranked 9th Best University in India

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Scholarships

  • Scholarship
    • All GATE qualified students can avail Rs. 12,400 monthly stipend as Amrita University is approved by UGC / AICTE.
    • Top 20% of Non-Gate students of every M. Tech. program will receive an attractive monthly stipend of Rs. 5000 provided by Amrita University.
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Placement

CIR, one of the important centres of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, provides the students of the university with the best career opportunities by closely interacting with many of the corporate giants in India. As a result of the sincere efforts of CIR, on an average about 80 odd potential recruiters from all over India have been consistently visiting our campuses for the last few years for ...

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Contact Details of Amrita University, Kochi

  • Contact No:
    +91 (484) 2857942/43
  • Email ID:
    campus@am.amrita.edu
  • Website:
    https://www.amrita.edu/school/nursing
  • Address:
    AIMS Campus, Amrita Lane,AIMS Ponekkara P.O, Kochi, Kerala, India - 682041