Amity University Kolkata is inviting application form for admission to the offered course for the session 2020. The application form can be filled online through the official website of the University. The application fee of INR 1100 should also be paid through the online gateways.

Amity University Kolkata was established in the year 2015. It is located in the heart of the city in Rajarhat. The highest salary package offered to students in 2020 stood at INR 28 LPA whereas the average salary package remained at INR 4 LPA. The highest-paying companies in the recruitment cycle were Amazon, BYJU’s, L&T Infotech, Federal Bank, IXIA Communications, etc.

Amity University Kolkata offers a wide range of courses at Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Research levels. Admissions to the courses are done on the basis of the procedure followed by the University i.e. common entrance exam. However, for some courses, the university also accepts a valid score of national level competitive examination. Due to the covid situation, the campus is conducting admissions online whereby the students are required to upload a video for the questions asked in the test.

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Amity University Kolkata Highlights

Established | Type 2015 | Private
Recognized by UGC 
Type of Programs UG, PG, and Ph.D.
Basic admission criteria Entrance-based
Entrance Exam accepted University: Amity Entrance Test
National: Amity JEE, NATA, UGC NET/ CSIR/ ICAR/ GPAT/ ICMR/ GATE
Salary packages Highest: INR 28 LPA
Average: INR 4 LPA
Top recruiters Amazon, BYJU’s, L&T Infotech, PWC, Deloitte, Federal Bank, Epam, Ujjivan, Tek Systems, GEP Worldwide, Nestle India, etc.
Application Mode Online
Official Website https://www.amity.edu/kolkata/

Why Amity University Kolkata?

  • The institute has a sprawling green campus with facilities compatible with Ivy League Universities.
  • The programs offered by the university are industry-oriented.
  • Amity University Kolkata has 11 research centers, namely, Bio-design, Computer Graphic, Decisions & Ethics, Design Research, Information Technology, Financial Analytics, Robotics, Computer Research In Music & Acoustics, Humanities, Language & Information, Applied & Behavioral Sciences.
  • 293 Ph.D. scholars, 17 funded projects sanctioned, 31 funded projects submitted, 70 books published, and 376 research publications

Amity University Kolkata Courses

Amity University Kolkata offers various undergraduate programs in the field of Science, Technology, Arts, Fine Arts, Management, Fashion, and Hotel Management like B.Tech, B.Sc., BA, BFA, BBA, BCA, BHM. It also offers an integrated program and dual degree programs in certain courses.

UG Courses

Department Courses Duration Eligibility
Applied Sciences B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics 3 years Intermediate graduate with 50% marks
Architecture B.Arch 5 years Intermediate graduate with 50% marks in PCM+ qualified NATA score or JEE Main
Biotech B.Tech (Biotechnology);
B.Sc. (Hons.) - Biotechnology;
B.Sc. + M.Sc. - (Biotechnology) 
4 years
3 years
5 years
Intermediate graduate with 55% in PCM or PCB
Commerce B.Com. (Hons.) 3 years Intermediate graduate with 55% marks
Communication B.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) 3 years Intermediate graduate
Computer Science BCA
BCA+ MCA (Dual Degree)
3 years
5 years
Intermediate graduate with Maths/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Informatics Practices
Economics B.Sc. (Hons.) - Economics 3 years Intermediate graduate with 55% in Maths/ Economics
Engineering B.Tech
B.Tech +M.Tech
4 years
5 years
Intermediate graduate with 55% in PCM
English LIterature B.A. (Hons.) - English 3 years Intermediate graduate with English
Environment Sciences B.Sc. (Environmental Sciences) 3 years Intermediate graduate with PCM/ PCB with 55%
Fashion B.Des. (Fashion Design)
Bachelor of Fashion Technology
4 years Intermediate graduate
Fine Arts BFA - Animation
Hospitality Bachelor of Hotel Management
Language B.A. (Hons) - German; French 3 years
Law B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)
BBA. LL.B. (Hons.)
B.Com. LL.B. (Hons.)
5 years Intermediate graduate with 50% marks
Management BBA 3 years
Nanotechnology B.Sc. (Hons) - Nanoscience Intermediate graduate with 55% in PCM/ PCB
Psychology B.A. - (Hons.) - Applied Psychology Intermediate Graduate
Social Science B.A. (Hons.) - Political Science; Geography
Travel & Tourism B.A. - Tourism Administration

PG Courses

Departments Course Name Duration Eligibility
Applied Sciences M.Sc in Applied Physics; Chemistry; Mathematics; Statistics 2 years Graduation in relevant stream
Biotechnology M.Sc (Biotechnology) B.Sc (Hons) Biotech/ Life Science
Commerce M.Com BBA/ B.Com/ BA (Eco)
Communication MJMC
MA (Film and TV Production)
MA (PR & Event Management)
Graduation in any discipline
Computer Science MCA 3 years BCA/ Graduation with Maths
Economics M.Sc 2 years BA (H) Eco/ B.Sc (Economics) with 50% marks
Engineering M.Tech Graduate in B.Tech/ BE
English Literature M.A – English B.A(H) in English or Graduation with 50% in English
Law LL.B 
LL.B (Business Law)
3 years
1 year
Graduation with minimum 50% marks
Nanotechnology M.Sc+M.Tech (Nanoscience/ Nanotechnology) 3 years B.Sc or equivalent with minimum 55% marks
Management MBA 2 years Graduation with minimum 50% marks
Psychology & Behavioural Science M.Phil – Clinical Psychology
MA – Applied Psychology
MA/ M.Sc in Psychology with 55% marks
Social Science MA – Political Science Graduation in relevant discipline
Travel & Tourism MA – Tourism Administration

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Amity University Kolkata Admissions

Interested candidates can apply online/offline by following the subsequent steps:

Online mode:

Step 1: Visit the official website (www.amity.edu/kolkata/)

Step 2: Click on the 'Admission' tab and select 'How to Apply'

Step 3: Application form will appear, fill in the correct details and upload all the required documents with pp size Photo & Signature 

Step 4: Make a payment of INR 1,100 via Netbanking or Debit/ Credit Card.

Offline mode:

Applicants can download the form from the admission portal or avail from the university campus. Duly filled form should be submitted to the administration department of the college. Offline applicants can make the required payment through DD in favor of Amity University, Kolkata. 

The following self-attested document should be attached/ uploaded along with the application form:

  • Residence Certificate
  • Caste Certificate
  • Date of Birth Certificate
  • Mark sheet/Certificate of class 10th to the last qualifying exam

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Amity University Kolkata Scholarships

Programs 100% scholarship 50% scholarship 25% scholarship Direct Admission
Undergraduate programs Intermediate graduates with minimum - 93% Intermediate graduates with minimum - 88% Intermediate graduates with minimum - 80% Intermediate graduates with minimum - 75%

(Exempted from Test & Interview)

Postgraduate programs  93% in Class 12th and 80% in Graduation 88% in class 12th and 75% in graduation - 70% in CAT/MAT

(Exempted from Test only)

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Amity University Kolkata Hostel

The university provides an on-campus hostel facility to students with full-security. The hostel accommodates a total of 700 students including 336 seats for boys and 364 seats for girls. Admission to the hostel is given on a first-serve basis. Students at the time of admission are required to pay the annual admission fees of INR 1 Lac along with INR 10,000 security deposit which is refundable in nature. The payment of fee can be made both online and in offline mode.

Amity Univerity Kolkata Placements

The placement cell of the campus helps students in getting jobs in big corporate companies. The 2020 placement cycle of Amity University Kolkata campus has reached the highest salary package of INR 28 LPA. Whereas, the average salary package remained INR 4 LPA. Companies that participated in the placements cycle were Amazon, BYJU’s, L&T infotech, Federal Bank, IXIA Communications, ITC, Step 2 Strategy, Epam, Ujjivan, Tek Systems, GEP Worldwide, Nestle India, Zycus, Deloitte, KPMG, Godrej & Boyce, Aditya Birla Capital, Odessa Technologies Inc., Swiggy, Lenskart, Deltax, OYO Rooms, Marks and Spencer PLC, Zomato, Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solution Ltd., Square Yards Consulting, Indigo, Virtusa, HDFC Bank, Sopra, and PWC. The highest paying companies amongst them were:

Company Name Salary Package
Amazon INR 28 LPA
BYJU’s INR 10 LPA
L&T Infotech INR 10 LPA
Federal Bank INR 9 LPA
IXIA Communications INR 8.5 LPA
ITC INR 7.03 LPA
Step 2 Strategy INR 7 LPA
EPAM, Ujjivan, and Tek Systems INR 6 LPA

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Amity University Campuses

Amity University Kolkata FAQ

Ques. Can I travel by my own car inside the campus?

Ans. No, you cannot visit the campus with your own car to attend classes. Only faculty members are allowed to drive their own cars inside the campus.

Ques. How is the environment of the Amity University Kolkata?

Ans. The environment of Amity University Kolkata is very supportive in terms of practical knowledge that students gain along with the theory lessons while pursuing various courses at the campus. The university has moot courts for Law students, news report rooms for Journalism and media students, labs for forensic lab students, editing tools for film making students, etc.

Ques. What sports are approved for a scholarship at Amity University?

Ans. Sports approved for a scholarship at Amity University include Athletics, Badminton, Chess, Cricket, Football, Gymnastics, Shooting, Swimming, Lawn Tennis, and Volleyball.

Ques. Can I get an education loan for my studies? When can I repay it?

Ans. Yes, you will surely get an education loan to study at Amity University Kolkata branch. The university has tie-ups with Oriental Bank of Commerce, Allahabad Bank, Canara Bank, Central Bank of India, and HDFC Bank. The loans provided by these banks cover all courses of Amity University, includes tuition fees, book costs, hostel fees, and airfare for courses abroad. The loans are given at concessional rates and thousands of students at Amity University are studying education loans. The university gives a time period of 1 year after the completion of the course to repay the amount and 6 months' time to students who get jobs just after the completion of their courses.

Ques. What documents do I need to show up at the bank to get my loan approved?

Ans. Documents required for the education loan approval are:

  • Admission letter of Amity giving details of year wise fee, boarding, and lodging expenses
  • Letter confirming scholarship, if any.
  • Attested copies of documents for proof of age/ date of birth and proof of residential address.
  • Passport size photo of the applicant, co-obligates, and guarantors.
  • Copy of mark-sheets/ degree certificates of previous academic qualifications.
  • Income proof/ latest income tax return of parents/ co-obligates, guarantors, (if any).
  • Details of collateral security along with valuation certificate of Govt. approved valuer (if any).
  • Details/ statements of Bank accounts held with Oriental Bank of Commerce/ other banks by the student applicant/ co-obligate(s)/ guarantors (if any) for the last six months.
  • Copy of Passport/Visa, cost of air fare (documentary detail) in case of studies abroad.

Ques. How is the infrastructure of Amity University Kolkata?

Ans. The infrastructure of Amity University Kolkata campus includes:

  • Auditorium
  • Seminar Hall
  • Central Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Hostel Block
  • Hotel Management
  • Moot Court
  • Basketball court
  • Tennis court
  • Volleyball court
  • Security Turnstile
  • Ambulance
  • Clinic

Ques. Can I withdraw my hostel enrollment? Will my fees be refunded then?

Ans. Yes, you may withdraw your enrollment from the hostel admissions and your hostel fee may also get refunded. But there are certain conditions for it:

  • If you withdraw your name within the 15 days of admission and before the commencement of the course, the full amount of the fee will be refunded.
  • If you withdraw your name after 15 days of course commencement, without occupying the hostel seat, the fee after deducting the one-month hostel fee, will be refunded.
  • If you withdraw your name after staying less than a more (more than 15 days), two months of hostel fee will be deducted from the refund.
  • If you withdraw your name after staying over a month but less than three months, only half of the hostel fee for the academic year + security deposit will be refunded.
  • If you withdraw your name after spending three months in the hostel, only the security deposit will be refunded.

Ques. What facilities are provided inside the hostel blocks?

Ans. The hostels of Amity University Kolkata provide the facilities such as apartment styled AC accommodation for single occupancy in a 4 room apartment which is air-conditioned along with a sitting lounge, cable TV, refrigerator, Wi-Fi connection, and essential furniture including bed mattress, study table, chair, cupboard, bed sheets, pillow covers, towels, and laundry services.

Twin sharing hostels are non AC accommodation including essential furniture along with bed mattress, study table, chair, cupboard, bed sheets, pillow covers, towels, and laundry services.

Ques. What are the selection criteria at Amity University?

Ans. Generally, the selection criteria consist of an English language test followed by GD / Extempore / Personal interview. Program based written test/ creative/ physical test is conducted wherever necessary. Due to COVID 19 pandemic, the admission selection process has been changed. The selection process in this situation is based on video responses to the questions posted through the VIDEO LINK available on Admission Microsite.

Ques. What is the fee structure for the MBA program at Amity University Kolkata?

Ans. The mba fee structure at Amity University Kolkata is as follows:

Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3 Semester 4
INR 1,95,000 INR 1,95,000 INR 1,95,000 INR 1,95,000