First Time in India, Amrita Hospital Performs Rare Treatment for Acute Blood Cancer

A nineteen-year-old female patient was suffering from acute blood cancer or acute myeloid leukaemia. Her disease slipped into a life-threatening stage even after two cycles of chemotherapy. She did not have a human leukocyte antigen, or HLA matched related or unrelated donor for a stem cell transplant, the standard procedure for such medical situations.

International Students’ Day Observed at Amrita

In compliance with AICTE information on observing International Students’ Day- an international observance of student community, held annually on November 17. Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru campus, observed the day with the concept of Chhatra Sansad- The Students’ Parliament.


National Education Day Observed at Amrita

Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru campus celebrated the National Education Day on November 11, 2014 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad, an eminent educationist and independent India's first Education Minister. The National Education Day has been celebrated in India since the year 2008.

Amrita Felicites Alumna, Maduranthagi S, the Deputy Collector of Coimbatore

The CIR Department of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham felicitated their alumna, Maduranthagi S., for her remarkable professional achievements. Maduranthagi is the current Deputy Collector of Coimbatore and was a graduate of the 2010 batch of Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore. 

AIMS Disaster Management Medical Team Reached Out to the Flood Affected Areas in Jammu & Kashmir

Under the advocacy of Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), doctors, paramedical staff and the Amrita Mobile Telemedicine Unit (AMTU) departed to Jammu & Kashmir on September 30, 2014 to extend all necessary medical aid to the needy patients in the flood affected areas. 

Amrita Center for Cyber Security Conducts Awareness Camp for High School Students

Amrita Center for Cyber Security Systems and Networks organized an awareness camp for high school students of Amrita Vidyalayam, Pandalam on October 28, 2014. The purpose of the session was to make the students aware of various cyber security issues that can affect them. As this is the digital era, it is important to know how to use computers responsibly and safely.