Amrita University is a multi campus multi disciplinary research university that is accredited A by NAAC and is ranked as one of the best research universities in India The university is spread across five campuses in three states of IndiaKerala Tamil Nadu and Karnataka with the University headquarters at Ettimadai Coimbatore Tamil Nadu The university continuously collaborates with top US universities including Ivy league universities and top European universities for regular student exchange programs and has emerged as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in India The university is managed by the Mata Amritanandamayi Math