Amity University, Noida is a privately owned nonprofit university located in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was established back in 2005 by an act of state legislature of Uttar Pradesh. This university is a part of the Amity education group which has educational institutes and university campuses in India and in international locations like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, London, Mauritius, China, Singapore and South Africa. It is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 22 of the UGC Act 1956 and accredited by the NAAC with grade 'A'.
Amity University, Noida is the only nonprofit university in Asia to get US regional accreditation from Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). It is also a member of Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities.