Amrita Students Win First in Indian National Academy of Engineering Youth Conclave 2021

A student team comprising of Nallam Prem Kishan, Mylavarapu Sripritham, and Biyyapu Vishnu Vardhan Reddy from the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Viydapeetham, Chennai campus, secured first prize at the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) Youth Conclave 2021. 

Amrita HuT Labs' Autonomous Wheelchair Project Selected for IEEE HAC & SIGHT Funding

The Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, was selected for the IEEE HAC and SIGHT funding of USD 4919 for the project titled "Autonomous Wheelchair with Negative Pressure Isolation Hood (21-COV1-071)". This is the second project approved and funded by IEEE HAC & SIGHT.

Environment Day Week Series on “Ecosystem Restoration” Theme

AYUDH Amritapuri organised the Environment Week series as a part of World Environment Day 2021. The events were organised on the theme : “Ecosystem Restoration”. The series celebrated an invited lecture session at AYUDH Wisdom Lecture Series (AWLS) by Dr. Nanditha Krishna and a two-day ecosystem restoration presentation competition: Ecosystem Restoration: A Path to Recover for students.

Amrita Student Team 'Yukthi' Win in Toycathon 2021- Innovations Revamping the Toy Industry

The student team, YUKTHI, from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai campus, won in the finals of Toycathon 2021, an inter-ministerial initiative organized by the Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell, in coordination with the All India Council for Technical Education, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Textiles, and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

Amrita Ayurveda Student Wins First at Prize Money Yoga Competition 2021

In connection with the 7th International Yoga Day, June 21, 2021, by the grace and blessings of our most beloved Amma, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritraj S., 4th-year prof. BAMS UG Student (2017 Batch) of Amrita School of Ayurveda won the first prize in the "Prize Money Yoga Competition" among 30 entries from South India, conducted by "National Ayush Mission (NAM)" and "Ayurveda Medical Association of India (AMAI) Yuvatha", for Ayurveda Colleges. The prize comprises a cash prize of ₹ 5000 and a certificate of recognition.

Amrita Students Participate in 1st FIDE World University Online Chess Championships 2021

A team of seven students from Coimbatore, Bengaluru and Amritapuri campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham participated in the first FIDE World University Team Online Rapid and Blitz Cups organized by the University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley, which was held from March 27-28, 2021.

Reimagine, Recreate, Restore - Celebrating World Environment Day at Amritapuri Campus

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus celebrated World Environment Day on June 5, 2021, and formally launched the Environmental Protection and Awareness initiatives for the 2021-22 academic year, by planting tree saplings in and around the Campus. 

Amrita's Brain Bucket Student Team Aces European Urban Mobility Hackathon 2021

After a string of super successes in 2020, the Brain Bucket team from School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, aced Urban Mobility Hackathon 2021 organized by the City of Riga, funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) Urban Mobility, an initiative of the European Union.

Amrita’s Low-cost UV Sanitization Robot ‘Prabha’ Hits the Market

Prabha, is a remote-controlled sanitization robot that can systematically disinfect rooms with ultraviolet rays Amrita’s Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs collaborated with Megara Robotics, a private enterprise in Chennai, to develop Prabha, and the team completed its first successful prototype in June of last year. In September, Prabha was deployed at Amrita Hospital in Kochi in the throes of COVID-19 treatment.

Amrita Student Wins First Prize in Paper Presentation at Global Ayurveda Festival 2021

Dr. Rahul V. J., Second Year PG Scholar, Department of Samhita and Siddhanta, Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, won the first prize in the scientific paper presentation (Oral) in Siddhanta Samhita category, conducted by the Fourth Global Ayurveda Fest (GAF) 2021, which was held online from March 12-19, 2021.