Amrita Student Participates in 2009 JavaOne Conference

Avinash Joshi is a final-year B. Tech. student of Information Technology at the Amritapuri Campus. In June 2009, Avinash was chosen as the only student from India to attend the JavaOne 2009 Developer Conference in San Francisco, his travel and participation expenses fully sponsored by Sun Microsystems. Below Avinash shares his experiences.

Amrita Wins in TGMC 2008

Engineering students from the Amritapuri campus Varun Ramani, Amreth C., Ajith and Aravind R. placed first among all colleges in Kerala and sixth among all colleges in India in the 2008 Great Mind Challenge Contest. The contest saw participation from over 15000 teams from all over India.

National Science Day Celebrations at Amritapuri Campus

All four Schools on the Amritapuri Campus came together today, in enthusiastic celebrations of National Science Day. Educational institutions all over India commemorate this anniversary of the discovery in physics that won India its first ever Nobel Prize in Sciences, some eight decades ago.

Amrita School of Ayurveda’s Physician Honored

Dr. Nayana Rao from the Amrita School of Ayurveda was recently honored with the Rashtriya Chikitsak Ratan Award. Translated as the National Gem of Physicians’ Award, this award is given annually for excellence in the fields of Ayurveda and Yoga by the Nation’s Health and Education Development Association.