The Department of Social Work, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, organized a Workshop on Trauma-Informed Care on August 30, 2016.
Amrita Values Programme (AVP) is designed to provide education for life, as envisaged by Chancellor Amma. The programme, which aims at inculcating life values in students, is now part of the university curriculum.
A Grooming and mentoring session was organized as part of the placement preparation for the second year students the Department of Management, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, by Mr. Sanjeev Thomas, Zen Mentors LLP, on August 26, 2016.
A training program was conducted for the second year MBA students the Department of Management, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, by Mr. Madhu Mohan M2N Training, as part of Student Development Programme for placements, on August 26, 2016.
Dr. Sanjeev Vasudevan and Dr. Ajitha Sanjeev, Amrita Kripa Hospital, Kynatti, Wayanad, interacted with the MBA students of the Department of Management, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, explaining their activities with the tribal communities in Wayanad, on August 26, 2016.
A one-day hands-on workshop on Creating Effective Advertisement for MFA- AAA and ACM 3rdsemester and B. Sc. Visual Media 5th semester Web/Advertising students of School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, was conducted on August 25, 2016.
Kuchipudi Lecture demonstration by the renowned artist Vedanta Venkata Naga Chalapathi who hails from the Vedantam family known for its natyaparampara in Kuchipudi was held in the college auditorium on 5th August, 2016. Dr. U. Krishnakumar welcomed and introduced the artists. The performance lasted for one and a half hours mesmerizing the audience. Pujaneeya Swami Purnamritananda Puri distributed mementos to the artists.
The Department of Chemistry, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, organized an invited talk on CdTe Photovoltaics for Sustainable Electricity Generation by Prof. W. S. Sampath, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado University, on August 22, 2016.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, ranked No. 1 private institution in India by global ranking agencies, awarded degrees to a total of 4,477 students, including 2,212 women, at its 13th convocation held at Coimbatore campus on August 21, 2016. As many as 19 out of 36 Ph.D. degrees were bagged by women. In addition, one hundred students across all the five campuses received gold and silver medals for academic excellence.