Amity is the one of the leading group of private educational institutions in India, with 72 institutions spread over 22 campuses. Amity University is the first and largest private university in India. It also boasts of being the first wireless campus in India and the No. 1 ranked private B-School in India. Currently the main campuses are based in New Delhi, Noida, and Gurgaon. The University is founded by the Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF.
The University offers a range of professional & technical programs, leading to Degrees and Diplomas at its various Schools and Institutes. There are also various International programs in collaboration with foreign colleges and universities. The subject areas that are covered are: Management, Competitive Intelligence & Corporate Warfare, Telecom Technology, International Business, Engineering, Architecture, Computer Science, Biotechnology, Information Technology, Nano-Technology, Advertising & Communication, Energy & Environment, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism, Law, Fine Arts, and Languages.
The university has specially designed amphitheater style classrooms. The Integrated Institutes of the university are interconnected through a highly secured Amity Virtual Private Network, where over 2,000 PCs are interconnected to the Internet through broadband connection. MBA students are provided with a Laptop as part of the course kit.
Major companies like Samsung, Honda, LG, BPL and many others have their offices and works located in the vicinity of the campus. There is a Corporate Research Centre, which acts as an interface between the employing agencies, academia and the students. It organizes various activities like Corporate Meets, CEO's Forum, Panel Discussions, Guest Lectures, Industry Visits and Career Counseling.