Amrita Ties up with Andhra Pradesh State Government to Impart Skills to the Students

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has collaborated with ​Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) and School ​Education ​Department to run a pilot project called "Redesigning ​Educational ​Pathways using ​Technology and​Innovative ​Pedagogical ​Constructs for ​Scalable ​Quality ​Education and ​Lifelong ​Learning" in selected state model school.

Chairman of International Nano Technology NGO Visits Amrita

Dr. Millind Pimprikar, founder and chairman of CANEUS (Canada, Europe, US), an international organization that fosters the development of Micro-Nano-Technologies (MNT) for aerospace and defense applications headquartered in Montreal (Canada), recently visited the Amritapuri and Kochi campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from December 3rd - 4th, 2015.

Amrita Bags Top Innovation Award: Facebook’s Internet.org Innovation Challenge won by AMMACHI Labs' MySanghamSkills Portal

MySangham, an online vocational education portal developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's research center AMMACHI Labs, was amongst the winners of Facebook’s Internet.org Innovation Challenge in India. The challenge selects top innovators and change-makers whodesign impactful apps or web-services relevant to women, students, farmers and migrant workers in India. 

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham: A success story in the usage of technology based vocational training in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Amrita Multimodal Applications and Computer Human Interaction (AMMACHI) Labs, established in 2009, is a multidisciplinary research center of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham with a focus in technological innovation for social impact in the fields of computer-human interaction, haptics, multimedia and virtual reality. 

Mobilizing a Sustainable Planet: The International Conference of Sustainable Development

September 23rd & 24th 2015, marked the third annual International Conference on Sustainable Development held at Columbia University in New York City. The conference’s theme, Implementing the SDGs: Getting Started had riveting discussions concerning the United Nation’s latest endeavour to launch the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Amrita’s ABB Robotics Lab Impresses and Delivers

The Amrita ABB Robotics Lab, the first of its kind by an Indian university, was inaugurated at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham(Amritapuri Campus) on February 25th by Shri. P. K. Kunhalikutty, Minister of Industries and IT, Government of Kerala. The state of the art lab is expected to herald a new era for robotics research and academics in India. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s AMMACHI Labs has collaborated with ABB Robotics for setting up the Robotics Research Lab with two ROS-Industrial robots.

Students from ISTOM College of International Agricultural Development, France Complete Internship at Amrita

Live-in-Labs, an experiential learning program launched by the Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP), recently had four students from the ISTOM College of International Agricultural Development, France for an internship in Pala; a village situated in the Kottayam district of Kerala.  The duration of theinternship was two-weeks from July 14-27, 2014.

AMMACHI Labs Conducts National Level Workshop on Skill Development

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AMMACHI Labs, in association with NMEICT (National Mission for Education using Information and Communication Technology), conducted a workshop called, “Partners for Development of e-Content for Skill Development”on June 13th, 2014 at the India Habitat Center in New Delhi, India.This workshop was a significant milesto

Ammachi Labs organizes Workshop on Basic Counseling

Amrita Multi Modal Applications and Human Computer Interaction (Ammachi Labs) organized a four-day workshop on Basic Counseling from May 27-31, 2014 at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's Amritapuri Campus for Ammachi Labs Deployment Team, Facilitators and student leaders of Women Empowerment Project.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham at the Forefront of Women Empowerment

More than 1,500 women from various parts of India poured into Amritapuri for the two-day event in early May - A Celebration of Empowerment. This was the capstone event of AMMACHI Labs’ Women Empowerment Project, co-funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. The participants shared one thing in common: They were all graduates of AMMACHI Labs’ unique computerized vocational education and life enrichment education courses.

Vocational Training Centres to Open in Chhattisghar

During the week of January 21st – 28th, the Director of Ammachi Labs, Bhavani B. and Deployment Manager Sreeram K. made a groundbreaking visit to the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh. Upon arrival in Raipur, they connected with the Secretary of Science and Technology and Technical Education, Mr.

A Wealth of Knowledge - Dr. Ron Lumia at Ammachi Labs

Ammachi labs had the honor of hosting Dr. Ron Lumia, Professor and Associate Chair, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque for a jam-packed one month visit. Dr. Lumia came with the purpose of guiding Ammachi Labs in starting its MTech in Robotic & Automation program.