The Hub for Modern Studies- Amity University India
Amity is the leading education group of India with over 95,000 students studying across 1000 acres of hi-tech campus. Amity University is the leading non-profit private University in India, established by an act of State Legislature and recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) through the Act of State Legislature.
The University Campuses
Amity University campuses are in Noida (New Delhi), Lucknow, Jaipur, Gurgaon, Gwalior. Amity also has Business Schools across India under the name of "Amity Global Business Schools". As per Amity, these are based in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Patna, Indore, Kochi, Kolkata and Pune. Amity also has campuses in London, Singapore, Dubai and Mauritius.
Amity is proud to be the first wireless campus of India, years before most people had even heard of the technology. Amity has wireless broadband internet connectivity with over 75 kms of fiber optic/ LAN cable backbone structure. Also, all campuses are interconnected through a highly secured Amity Virtual Private Network, where over 4,000 PCs are connected to the internet through broadband connections whilst 37 hi-end servers power the Amity network. Libraries are equipped with over 1, 00,000 books, periodicals, international journals and other research material. The air-conditioned amphitheatre styled classrooms provide the most conducive atmosphere for learning.
Thousands of students from all across the country live in Amity Residences, which come closest to being 'a home away from home'. The separate facilities for boys and girls, caring wardens and a tight security ensure a pleasant stay allowing you to focus on your academics.
Recognitions and Accreditations
Amity University is recognized by the University Grant Commission (UGC) and is accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the highest 'A' Grade. The University has accredited to Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), UK for its Engineering programs. The MBA and BBA Degrees are accredited by the American Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA. Amity University is also accredited by Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC), a UK Border Agency authorized accreditation body based in the United Kingdom. Amity University is a Member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), a Member of the International Association of Universities (IAU), and a Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.
Awards and Rankings
Amity University has received the Indian Education Award 2012 (The National Education Award) for being the best non-profit private University in India. Amity Business School is ranked in the Top 10 by Business Today and Economic Times. Amity School of Engineering & Technology is ranked in the Top 5 by Dataquest. Amity Institute of Biotechnology is ranked in the Top 5 by Biospectrum. Amity Law School is ranked in the Top 10 by India Today and Outlook. Amity School of Hospitality is ranked in the Top 10 by Outlook. A 2009 UGC inspection report mentioned that the Noida campus had a "good focus on research- has a number of well-equipped modern laboratories and is recognized by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India as a Scientific & Industrial Research Organization (SIRO)." The report recorded that the University has some "well qualified/experienced scientists as faculty members, who have already filed a number of patents based on their R&D work at the University. As per the Controller General of Patents and Trademarks of India's Annual Report 2009 - 2010 Amity University has filed 81 Patents which makes it the second highest in India only after Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).