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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.


Upcoming Events

    Excellent Networking Opportunities for Gujarat Business Entrepreneurs to collaborate with Japanese Business Leaders of Hyogo-Kobe November 1, 2017 - 10.00 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (with Networking Lunch)-
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For the Visiting Goodwill Delegation led by

Hon’ble Mr. Toshizo Ido
Governor of Hyogo Prefecture, Japan


By the internationally acclaimed Awaji Ningyo Joruri

Tuesday, October 31 - 6.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

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Management Development Programmes - October 2017 - Week 4
October 27 Cost-Effective PROCUREMENT Download Pay/Register
October 28 Capacity Building Workshops for Teachers
Teacher as Counsellor
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October 28 5 એસ (5S) થી સુંદર કાર્યસ્થળ વ્યવસ્થાપન
(5-S Workplace Management) - Batch - 7
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Oct 28, Nov 4, 18, 25,
Dec 2 &  9
An essential course for Material Professionals
11th Certificate Course in
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October 29 How to Start an Export Business
[Conducted in Gujarati/Hindi]
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October 30 to
November 10
Being Different - Change Your Image, Change Your Life
(Specially designed programme for Women, College Students and Young Housewives)
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October 30 to
November 14
Workshop on Tally ERP 9
Computerized Accounting for Beginners
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October 30 to
November 14
Windows 10 + MS Office 2013 Download Pay/Register
  • Qualified German Language Teacher required. Preferably from JNU & MS University. Vacancy for Ahmedabad based person only. Please send your details by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Executive Director of India’s largest Corrugated Packaging Companies, CEL Packaging Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Rajiv Mehta is a graduate in law and post graduate in commerce. He is the Founder Member & Coordinator, Eklavya Education Foundation and also hold the position as Executive Director at non-banking financial company, Chrysalis Finance Ltd.

President AMA

MR Rajiv Mehta - President Of AMA Mr Rajiv Mehta


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 2011-13
Mr. Pranav Adani 2013-15
Mr. Tushar Patel 2015-17