AmritaCREATE Selected for Finals of Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE Competition

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Advanced Technologies for Education) was selected to be one of five finalist teams for the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation's Adult Literacy XPRIZE in an awards ceremony on June 25, 2018, in New Orleans.

“Shubharambh” - 10th MBA Batch Inauguration at Amrita School of Business, Amritapuri

The Amrita School of Business, Amritapuri Campus, inaugurated its 10th Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme, on June 11, 2018. The event was called “Shubharambh” (an auspicious beginning).

'Cyber Sena' of Amrita Wins Top Award at Smart India Hackathon 2018

A team of six third-year students from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, named 'Cyber Sena', won the top award at the Smart India Hackathon 2018, for developing a secure system for the Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Four Uttarakhand Students Trained in AmritaRITE Program Achieve Admission in Navodya Schools

Four school students from the state of Uttarakhand, who were trained a part of the AmritaRITE (Rural India Tablet Education) program, have cleared the Navodaya entrance exam and already started their schooling in June, 2018. In the 2017-18 academic year, AmritaRITE program began selecting bright students in villages and giving special tutoring for Navodaya entrance exam. 

Aadarsh Gaon: The Social Problem Solving Game Developed by Amrita's AMMACHI Labs

Sreeram Kongeseri, a PhD student, along with the researchers of AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction), developed a board game, ' Aadarsh Gaon', that provides a way for players to build an ideal community through social problem-solving.