In the 12th edition of the annual rankings released by Times Higher Education, Amrita University has been placed in the list of 601-800 category. The 2015 ranking features universities in 70 countries and seventeen Indian higher education institutions have featured in the list of the world's best universities. The rankings are partly based on publication, citation data and key performance indicators relating to research, teaching, knowledge transfer and international activity.
12th Convocation at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
The 12th Convocation of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was held at Coimbatore campus on September 7, 2015. Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Honourable Union Minister, Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Government of India and Shri. N. Chandrasekaran, CEO, TCS, were the Guests of Honour at the convocation ceremony.