Speech by Dr. Latha Ramchand
MBA Programme – 2012-14 (17th Batch) INAUGURATION
The inauguration of the class of 2012 – 2014 (17th batch) at Coimbatore was held on 18th June 2012 at Amrita School of Business premises.
Mr. R.Sundar, GM and Head – Central Management Team, L&T, Coimbatore was the Chief Guest for the programme and shared his rich experience with the new batch of students.
Pro-Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Br. Abhayamrita Chaitanya, addressed the students and welcomed them to Amrita family.
ABOUT THE BATCH OF 2012-2014
The student profile of the new batch is a diversified mix, with representation from more than 14 states and 35% of them being women. The average age of the batch is 22 years and 64% of the students joining in this batch are Engineers. The selection criterion for the MBA program is based on the CAT score and the average CAT score of the batch is 70.
About 30% of the students are lateral entrants with an average experience of 20 months in various fields.