Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham opened its 6th campus at Chennai on July 29, 2019. As of now, the new campus hosts a School of Engineering offering undergraduate engineering (B.Tech.) programs in Computer Science, Civil, Electronics & Communications, Electrical & Electronics and Mechanical.
The event was inaugurated by Swami Ramakrishnananda Puri from Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Dr. Shankar M. Venugopal, Vice-President, Technology Innovations, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. and Mr. R. Vasudevan, Head, Talent Acquisition Group, Tata Consultancy Services, were the guests of honor. Prof. Sasangan Ramanathan, Dean, Faculty of Engineering at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Prof. P. Shankar, Principal, School of Engineering, also addressed the gathering of the first batch of students and parents and special invitees.