Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University Biotechnology Entrance Exam 2017

Amrita School of  Boitechnology  ( ASB  ) invites admission Application for Biotechnology  programs for the academic session 2017 – 2018.

Amrita University Biotechnology Admission 2017 Offered Courses

  • B.Sc in Biotechnology
  • B.Sc in Microbiology
  • M.Sc in Biotechnology
  • M.Sc in Microbiology
  • M.Sc in Bioinformatics

Amrita University Biotechnology Admission 2017 Eligibility

Postgraduate Programs :

For admissions to postgraduate programs, performance in the following are taken into account.

  • Qualifying Undergraduate Examination
  • Evaluation at Amrita School of Biotechnology
  • Personal Interview at Amrita School of Biotechnology

Note : Those who are appearing for the qualifying undergraduate examinations in May / J une, 2017 can also apply and notify us of the results when declared.

M.Sc Microbiology & M.Sc. Biotechnology :

Graduation in any discipline of Biological Sciences, Engineering[Biotechnology], Medicine or Equivalent [ With Background in Biology ]. 

Undergraduate Programs :

For admissions to undergraduate programs, performance in the following are taken into account.

  • Qualifying higher secondary or equivalent board examination
  • Counselling at Amrita School of Biotechnology

Note : Those who are appearing for the qualifying board examinations in March/April 2017 can also apply and notify us of the results when declared.

B.Sc Microbiology & B.Sc Biotechnology :

A pass in higher secondary examination or its equivalent is mandatory with 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Biotechnology taken together.

Scheme of Examination :

S.NoSubjectWeightage
1Biology60
2Chemistry15
3Physics15
4Computer Science5
5Mathematics5
Total100

Admission Procedure for International Admissions :

  • Interested candidates need to register their names and choice of branch / campus with the Directorate of Corporate and Industry Relations ( CIR ) by filling Student Information Form (SIF) and payment of USD 300 by a Demand Draft in favour of ‘Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’. Latest Student Information Form can be requested from CIR by sending an email to:nriadmission@amrita.edu.(link sends e-mail)Copies of certificates / mark sheets  ( 10th & 12th for UG courses and Degree certificates / mark sheets for PG courses ) should also be submitted along with the SIF. For Health Sciences: Interested candidates may send an email with details attaching the mark sheets / transcripts of the qualifying examination  ( 10th /12th ) to nrimed@amrita.edu ( link sends e-mail ).
  • Duly completed and signed SIF should be sent by post / courier to Office of the Admission Coordinator, Corporate and Industry Relations, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritanagar P.O., Ettimadai, Coimbatore, PIN-641 112, Tamil Nadu, India
  • On receipt of SIF along with the attachments as mentioned above and other relevant details will be sent to the candidate / parent by CIR to their Communication Address mentioned in the SIF.
  • Candidates who studied a syllabus other than CBSE / ICSE / Indian State Boards should procure an Equivalence Certificate from the Association of Indian Universities ( AIU ), New Delhi. Further details can be obtained from www.aiuweb.org  ( link is external )
  • Intimation of marks of qualifying examination ( as and when available ) should be done by email or Fax. International students whose results are likely to be delayed can send predicted results from their respective school. Our fax number is: 91-422-2652125.

Submission of Original Documents :

The following documents are to be submitted at the time of final admission at the respective institutions

  • Original mark sheet / certificate of the qualifying examination ( +2 )
  • Translated versions of all documents, if they are not in English
  • Passport with a valid student visa ( as applicable, not applicable to NRI-S candidates  )
  • Copy of  PIO / OCI card of parents / candidate ( as applicable )
  • Employer certificate of the parent sponsoring the candidate
  • NRI status certificate of the parent sponsoring the candidate
  • Equivalence Certificate by the Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi ( AIU ) ( as applicable )
  • Medical fitness certificate
  • Executing an undertaking duly countersigned by Parent / Guardian
  • DD as applicable ( At the time of admission you are required to pay, additional fees towards
    Hostel and Mess charges. These additional fees should be remitted only by bank draft in Indian Rupees. Only after the admission formalities are completed, students will be permitted to move into the allotted hostels )
  • Amrita Entrance Hall Ticket / Score Card of relevant exam ( as applicable )

Amrita University Biotechnology Admission 2017 Important Dates

S.NoEventsDate
Postgraduate Programs :
1Online Application Opens1st March,  2017
2Last date of receipt of Application30th May, 2017
3Date of Evaluation & Interview7th to 9th June, 2017
4Classes expected to commence on26th July,  2017
Undergraduate Programs :
1Online Application commences1st  March, 2017
2Last date of receipt of Application15th June, 2017
3Date of counselling21st to 23rd June, 2017
4Classes expected to commence on26th July, 2017

Contact Deails

Amrita School of Biotechnology,
Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham,
Amritapuri Campus, Clappana P.O,
Kollam, Kerala – 690525,
Phone No. : +91-476-280-3127/3000,
Email : admissions.biotech@am.amrita.edu,
Website : www.amrita.edu

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