National festival is also given equal impetus in the campus. Students and staff had gathered to hoist the National tri-colour. Prof. Susheela Sheshadri was the Chief Guest and hoisted the National tri-colour. The Chief Guest pointed at the importance of the role of youth in the present day and their responsibility in building a "strong India".
AmritaCREATE conducted a training programme for secondary science teachers on the significance of Online Labs at DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar on 21 January 2013. 17 science teachers from the nearby schools of Bhubaneswar attended the programme. Prof Raghu Raman, Rathnam Arun and K.S. Sudheer represented AmritaCREATE at the event.
As part of Vidyut 2013, the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering organized a Pre-Vidyut Robotics Workshop, Basics Robotics- Level 1 from 19-20 January 2013.
“Through Online Labs, one can perform practical experiments without even going to the real lab. This is really useful and performing the experiments on tablet was really superb,” stated Imran Basha. N, class 11, Govt Higher Secondary School, Kuniyamuthur, after attending the Online Labs workshop held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetam, Ettimadai Campus on 11 January 2013.
Amrita international conference on women in computing (AICWIC) was hosted by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Amrita was co-sponsored by ACM-W and Thought Works. The main conference theme centered on Emerging Trends in Computing. The organizing chair for the conference was Dr.
ICPC On-Site Debuts was held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's Bengaluru Campus from December 19-20, 2012.
The Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, organized a Workshop on PIC Programming Using Embedded C from December 16 - 17, 2012.
The Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, organized a Workshop on Graphical System Design Using LabVIEW from December 14 - 15, 2012.