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“One Man One Dream”

Founder President

DR. VIKRAM A. SARABHAI - Founder President Of AMA Dr. Vikram A. Sarabhai
Our Mission
To promote exchange of ideas, knowledge and
experience in the principles and practice of management.
Established in 1956 by Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the father of Indian Space Program and other professionals, AMA has been providing an active and regular FORUM for professionals in Ahmedabad – Gujarat through lectures and discussion meetings, management development programmes, industry visits, publication etc. A complete learning avenue for furthering Member’s knowledge and skills in professional management is being provided. Comprising of 2700 Individual and 380 Corporate Members, AMA conducts annually over 600 Management Development programmes and 120 open lecture programmes besides a large number of publications in Management and social services.

Dr. Vikram A Sarabhai was a visionary who foresaw the need for professional Management, When there was little or no management education prevailing in India.

Though a Scientist by training and vocation, he spoke the language of social science. He always maintained that the ultimate end to all scientific endeavour was peace and prosperity, and the harnessing of our creative potential.

The numerous activities and diverse institution he initiated had profound significance for developing society. Into each of these endeavours, he breathed the vigour of a dedicated scientist and sensitivity of a humanist.

His environment was his laboratory and his pioneering efforts, his experiment

One such experiment was AMA.



Management Development Programmes - September 2017 - Week 3
September 21 અસરકારક સંઘભાવના - Effective Team Working Download Pay/Register
September 21 Curtail Transaction cost through better knowledge on
Export Documentation & Procedure – w.r.t. GST
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September 22 How to Calculate Export Price Download Pay/Register
September 22 & 23 Developing Emotional Intelligence for Success in Business Download Pay/Register
September 22 & 23 Certificate Program on Advertising & Brand Promotion Download Pay/Register
September 22 Costs Reduction Strategies Download Pay/Register
September 22 Workshop on IRAN
A Vibrant Investment & Export Destination
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September 22 Workshop on THAILAND
A Vibrant Investment & Export Destination
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September 22 Vocal, Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication Skills Download Pay/Register
September 22 & 23 Microsoft Excel 2013 - Basic Level Download Pay/Register
September 23 After Sales Service and Complaints Management Download Pay/Register
September 23 Capacity Building Workshops for Teachers
Time Management and Scheduling
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September 23 Motivation and Team Management Download Pay/Register
September 23 Conference on PROCESSED FOOD EXPORTS Download  
September 23 Emerging Markets Hotspots Download Pay/Register
September 24 A Beginners Programme on EXPORT - IMPORT - Part - 3 Download Pay/Register
September 24
How to Start an Export Business
[Conducted in Gujarati/Hindi]
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September 25 to 29 CUSTOMER DELIGHT Download Pay/Register
Sep 25 to Oct 10 Windows 10 + MS Office 2013 Download Pay/Register
Sep 25 to Oct 10 Workshop on Tally Erp 9
Computerized Accounting for Beginners
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President AMA

MR PRANAV ADANI - President Of AMA Mr Tushar Patel


A Post-graduate from George Washington University, Columbia, Mr. Tushar Patel presently heading as Managing Director of the Sanrhea Technical Textiles Ltd., manufacturing technical textiles for the Tyres, Auto Component and Rubber Product Industry. He has been instrumental in the establishment and growth of Sanrhea from a small pioneer industry in the state of Gujarat to a well accepted and acclaimed supplier of specially engineered fabrics to the Rubber Industry.

Past Presidents
Name Year
Dr. Vikram A. Sarabhai 1956-60
Mr. Madanmohan Mangaldas 1960-61
Mr. Harshvadan Mangaldas 1961-63
Dr .T.S. Subramaniam 1963-64
Mr. Gautam S Nanavaty 1964-66
Mr. JC Shah 1966-68
Dr. PC Mehta 1968-71
Mr. Prafull Anubhai 1971-73
Dr. VL Mote 1973-75
Mr. I C Shah 1975-76
Mr. Nalin M Shah 1976-78
Prof. DD Trivedi 1978-80
Mr. Madukant Pranlal Shah 1980-81
Mr. PVRN Iyer 1981-83
Mr. Dilip A Shah 1983-85
Mr. Harish U Shah 1985-86
Mr. Chinubhai R Shah 1986-87
Mr. SR Bhandari 1987-89
Dr. AH Kalro 1989-91
Mr. IA Modi 1991-93
Ms. Karuna A Shah 1993-95
Mr. Mukesh M Patel 1995-97
Mr. Achal A Bakeri 1997-99
Mr. Yatindra R Sharma 1999-01
Mr. Rajesh R Mehta 2001-03
Mr. Mahendra N Patel 2003-05
Mr. Rajiv Vastupal 2005-07
Mr. Janak D. Parikh 2007-09
Mr. Pankaj R. Patel 2009-11
Mr. Rohit Patel 2012-14
Mr. Pranav Adani 2014-15