2020 IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award for Amrita Faculty

Dr. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam, Director, HuT (Humanitarian Technology) Labs and Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, has been awarded the 2020 IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award for his exemplary role in encouraging undergraduate engineering students to take up research for developing innovative solutions for the society by IEEE Board of Directors.

Amrita Faculty Speaker at 2019 Ideal Village Conference at Stanford University, USA

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Dean, Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP) and Director, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), was an invited speaker at the 2019 Ideal Village Conference- Corporate Social Responsibility, organized by Stanford University School of Medicine & Science for Society on June 25, 2019 at Stanford University, USA.

Students Win First Prize at 12th International Documentary & Short Film Festival of Kerala

The students of the Department of Visual Media and Communication, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, won first prize for their documentary 'Prathichaya' at the 12th International Documentary & Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) held at Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, from June 21-26, 2019.

Ayurveda Faculty Demonstrates Common Yoga Protocol at Nadakkavu LP School, Kayamkulam

Dr. Leena P. Nair, Associate Professor in the Department of Basic Principles, School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, demonstrated the Common Yoga Protocol on International Yoga Day, June 21, 2019, at Nadakkavu LP School, Kayamkulam.

Amrita IQAC Chair Addresses FDP at Sri Shakthi Institute, Coimbatore

As part of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)’s knowledge exchange initiative and sharing of best practices of Amrita with other higher educational institutions, Prof. Prashant R. Nair, Chairman, IQAC, addressed 100+ faculty from various departments of Sri Shakthi Institute of Engineering & Technology (SSIT), Coimbatore, in a Faculty -Development Program (FDP) held June 18-19, 2019. 

'Dravya Prabodhini' Fifth in the Series Monthly Educational Program Held

Dravya Prabodhini, a series of monthly educational programs organized by the Department of Dravyaguna, Amrita School of Ayurveda, covers a wide range of interesting activities like guest lectures, field trips to gather deep knowledge about the subject and knowledge sharing sessions with eminent scholars from allied sciences.

Faculty Wins Best Paper Award & Travel Grant at National Symposium on Evidence Synthesis, New Delhi

Dr. R. Venkitachalam, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Amrita Health Sciences, Kochi, won the Best Paper Award for the paper titled “Effectiveness of Laser over Conventional Techniques for the Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes of Primary Molar Pulpotomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis” at the National Symposium on Evidence Synthesis for Medicine, Public Health & Social Development held at India Habitat Center, New Delhi, from April 10-12, 2019.