Amrita Student Team Organises a Cybersecurity Event to Break the Stereotypes

ShaktiCon is a series of programs with a goal to excite, train and support women from all over the globe to develop critical skills in the area of cybersecurity. It features multiple training workshops, talks, seminars and hacking contests spanned over 3 months and is organized by Team Shakti along with the support of team bi0s and Black hoodie. 

Amrita Students Win Prizes in the 15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge

The 2018 batch of B. Sc. Visual Media students of School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, won silver and gold tier prizes in the 15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge conducted worldwide by Canadian Filmmaker Andrew J.D. Robinson, who is the founder of the non-profit international film making contests, “15 Second Horror Short Film Challenge” and “The Horror Movie Awards”. 

Amrita Student Team Wins YASCON CTF Cybersecurity Event

Varun Nair (MCA, Batch: 2019), Heeraj Nair (Alumni, B.Tech. CSE, Batch of 2014-18), Prajwal C. P. (B.Tech CSE, Batch 2020-24), part of Team bi0s, won first place with 6270 points at the Capture-The-Flag cybersecurity event and were awarded a cash prize of 100000 rupees and vouchers from TCM Security Academy. 

Amrita Faculty Invited Speaker at 1st Virtual International Conference on Journalism & Decision-Making

Dr. S. Dinesh Babu, Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr) and Head, Department of Visual Media and Communication was invited as a keynote speaker at the 1st International Conference on Journalism and Decision-Making (IJCON 2020).

Amrita Team Na-Sarathy Ranks No. 2 in World for IAC Social Medial Challenge

Team Na-Sarathy of Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, ranked two in the world rank for Indy Autonomous Challenge (IAC) Social Medial Challenge.

Amrita Team 'Na-Sarathy' 12th in World Ranking of Indy Autonomous Challenge Hackathon 2

Team Na-Sarathy of Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, placed 12th in the world ranking in the Hackathon 2 of Indy Autonomous Challenge (IAC), organized by Energy Systems Network (ESN) and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). The hackathon was held for a week from September 12 – 19, 2020. 

Anandolsavam 2020 - Onam Celebrations of Amrita Dept. of Management, Amritapuri

The Department of Management, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri (Kollam) Campus, celebrated this Onam exceptionally well with all the limited resources available, in the current Covid-19 scenario. Second-year and first-year students took the initiative and contributed a great deal of effort toward the success of this Virtual Onam fest. 

Amrita Student Team Emerge as Champions of Scilab Toolbox Hackathon 2020

A student team from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has emerged as the champions of the Scilab Toolbox Hackathon 2020. Seven hundred student teams and startups participated in this hackathon organized by Free/Libre and Open Source Software for Education (FOSSEE) Center of Excellence at IIT Bombay and supported by National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) of Ministry of Education, Government of India.  

Amrita Student Team Ranked 3rd in Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2020

Coders of Blaviken, a student team from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, was ranked third in the Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2020 software edition for a problem statement of the Government of Madhya Pradesh.