Amrita School of Business invited to present at National NCD Summit

Prof. Raghu Raman from Amrita School of Business was invited for the panel discussion at the 2nd National NCD Summit – Shaping Health Policies in Public Sector Enterprises (PSE) organized by CII-Public Health and Eli Lilly.

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Former President of India gave the key note address.

Amrita SeRVe centre launched in Wayanad

Amrita SeRVe was inaugurated on January 13th, 2014, at Valaramkunnu Tribal colony in Wayanad district of Kerala. Amrita SeRVe, will implement a comprehensive series of welfare projects intended to improve the infrastructure, education and basic facilities in communities enabling them to become self-reliant role-model villages.

Learning and Teaching

I have tried to point out some of the positive aspects of village life here. We can learn from these people, but there is also much that we can teach. Yesterday I watch ten older ladies learning to write for the first time.

Amrita RITE launch at Wayanad

AmritaCREATE recently developed Amrita RITE (Rural India Tablet Education) with the aim to provide after-school tutoring and adult literacy in rural and tribal villages of India, with the help of tablet computers. The programme was recently launched in the Wayanad district of Kerala, India on 28 December 2013.

Solar Energy Experts from Sweden and Germany Visit Amrita

A group of solar energy experts from Sweden and Germany visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham recently to explore collaborating on a number of solar energy projects. They represent various universities in Sweden and a company of theirs which manufacturers combined solar thermal and photo-voltaic (PVT) modules.

AmritaCREATE Launches E-Learning Network for Amrita Vidyalayam Students

AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Analytics & Technologies for Education) deployed a newly developed e-learning system at Amrita Niketan, Paripally, Kollam, Kerala on 10 October 2013. Amrita Niketan is an orphanage and boarding school for Adivasi and disadvantaged children managed by Mata Amritanandamayi Math.

Official Speaks @ Amritavarsham60

The Union Government is framing a National Mission on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) that will link all the schools in the country through an IT-enabled platform so as to provide an opportunity for students and teachers to share knowledge and hone their skills using Learner Centric Methodology.

Teachers Training @ AmritaCREATE's Olabs

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is pushing its teachers to train for online laboratories, known officially as 'OLabs'. CBSE is promoting the use of online laboratories for students because it provides a safe environment and 24x7 access. This entire OLabs initiative was started in Kerala-based Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AmritaCR

Online Labs workshop by AmritaCREATE at ISEE 2013

A workshop was conducted by AmritaCREATE for the students of Class 12 during the ISEE  symposium held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham- Amritapuri campus, on July 28, 2013. The students found the  session exciting and knowledgeable. With more than 700 participants, ISEE became the biggest IEEE  Student event of IEEE Kerala section.

CBSE Takes Labs to Student's Home, Virtually - AmritaCREATE in TOI

Now students would have access to lab facilities sitting in their very homes. With Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) new initiative on Online Labs-Virtual Experiments (OLabs), students would now be able to perform science experiments virtually and also many theoretical concepts in sciences in a better manner.

Prof. Prema Nedungadi on MEDSIM @ eHealth

With 330 medical colleges,India’s medical education domain is one of the largest in the world.At the same time, while our hospitals have upgraded laboratory techniques,installed Electronic Medical Records (EMR) solutions, medical education in India have not kept pace in using technologies in the classroom. Experts estimate a large number of deat