Earn a Degree in Cellular and Molecular Medicine in India from a top-ranked U.S. university

The University of Arizona and Amrita University offer an innovative program that allows students to earn a MS in Cellular and Molecular Medicine from Arizona and a degree from Amrita University. The partnership enables students in India to complete a U.S.-accredited degree entirely in Kochi.

Arizona + Amrita Professors

Courses are delievered by both Arizona and Amrita professors. Students learn from Arizona faculty, access Arizona resources, and become part of Arizona's network of 295,000 alumni. Innovative course delivery prepares students for an increasingly technical world.

Ranked TOP 1% in the World

The University of Arizona ranks number 69 out of 20,000 schools in the world, according to the Center for World University rankings, and our online bachelors degrees rank #7 in the US according to US News & World Report.

Study Abroad

Students may complete the program entirely in India or study abroad at the Tucson, Arizona campus in the U.S. for a summer or a semester. The palm-tree lined campus is known as one of the most beautiful in the country. The surrounding city features hiking, concerts, and world-class dining.


Gain a comprehensive understanding of human anatomy, functional histology, and cell biology with an emphasis on hands-on training in basic and translational science.

Our students obtain fundamental knowledge of the normal structure and function of the major organs of the human body, the major types of diseases that afflict those organs, as well as opportunities, strategies, and approaches to prevent or treat such diseases.

While earning a MS in Cellular and Molecular Medicine from the University of Arizona, students can choose from the following Amrita University degrees offered at the Kochi campus:

  • MTech Nanobiotechnology
  • MSc Nanobiotechnology
  • MSc Molecular Medicine
  • MTech Molecular Medicine


Most of our graduates continue their education in PhD or MD programs, though a sizeable number pursue rewarding careers in academic and biomedical research.


Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has an extensive campus being set up at Kochi that comprises of a pre-eminent medical institute, the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) along with the School of Medicine, School of Dentistry, College of Nursing, School of Pharmacy & School of Allied Health Sciences and Center for Nanosciences. The campus though dominated by the health science schools is not entirely restricted to medical sciences and has a School of Arts and Sciences and School of Business as well.

The School of Arts and Sciences at Kochi campus,located at the sprawling and serene Brahmasthanam Temple Complex at Edappally, Kochi by the NH-17, is leaping towards boundless glory and fame. The campus has an excellent landscape abundant with trees and gardens. Strewn around the excellent infrastructure, stringent admission procedures, disciplined teaching and renowned faculty, the School offers various Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs.



Once admitted to Amrita University, students receive application instructions from the University of Arizona. Students must meet admissions criteria of both institutions.

English Proficiency

Students must meet one of the following requirements:

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University of Arizona at
Amrita University
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
AIMS Ponekkara P. O
Kochi, Kerala, India - 682041