Amrita Biotech Students Host “Mycoscope” Showcasing the Amazing Kingdom of Fungi

In order to create awareness of the importance of mushrooms, the students of S3 B.Sc. Microbiology hosted a program named “Mycoscope” November 10th-11th, 2016. The Mycoscope 2016 programme presented an expo on the properties and uses of fungi, as well as recent discoveries about the fungi kingdom.

Amrita’s Amritapuri Students Deliver Talks at FUDCon, Cambodia

Abhinand Nandakumar and Srijan Agarwal, B. Tech. sophomore Computer Science and Engineering students from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Amritapuri Campus, were invited and given travel scholarships to give a talks at FUDCon (Fedora Users and Developers Conference) APAC, Phnom Penh, Cambodia from November 4-6, 2016.

Amrita Student Attends Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC), Houston, Texas

Fourth year student, Anjali Menon, attended the three day Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) representing Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, held at Houston, Texas from October 19-21 2016- a program of the famous Anita Borg Institute.

ASAS Students Attends Acting Workshop Coordinated by Cochin Film Society

The third and fifth semester students of the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, along with faculty members Prof.C. S. Jayaraman, Dr. K. Balakrishnan and Kannan P. R., participated in a two day acting workshop coordinated by Cochin Film Society from November 19-20. 2016 at Chavara Cultural Centre.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Joins UNESCO Landslides Consortium

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has become a partner of the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). The International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), created at the Kyoto Symposium in January 2002, is an International non-governmental and non-profit scientific organization. The ICL established the International Programme on Landslides (IPL) as a programme of ICL by the 2006 Tokyo Action Plan.

On World Toilet Day, Amrita Spotlights its Integrated Smart Sanitation Solutions for the Indian Masses

​​In honor of World Toilet Day on November 19th, 2016, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's Sanitation Biotechnology Lab spotlighted its commitment to develop integrated smart sanitation solutions for the Indian masses.