The Amrita Live-in-Labs® program has won the “Innovation by Private University’ award at the 14th World Education Summit, organised by Elets at New Delhi from August 9-10, 2019.
Dr. Raghu Raman, Chairman, School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, received the award at the event in New Delhi. Managed by Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP), the Amrita Live-in-Labs® program aims to expose youth to problems faced by rural communities in India. Through experiential learning opportunities, participants put theory into practice by generating innovative solutions, thereby facilitating critical and collaborative problem-solving abilities of participants.
The World Education Summit (WES) Awards by Elets aims to identify and acknowledge those individuals, educational institutions, and edu-tech corporate/start-ups that have transformed teaching, learning, and employability outcomes.