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 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.

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. 

Amrita Students Develop an Early Forest Fire Detection System "Agni Kavaj"

A group of final-year B.Tech. students at the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, have developed “ Agni Kavaj”, a forest fire early detection system using UAV and Advance Computation Technology to detect fire and alert officials as early as possible. 

International Women’s Day 2021 Observed at Amrita Mysuru Campus

The Women’s Cell in association with the Department of Visual Communication, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru campus, observed the International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021, with the theme “Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World,” to celebrate the tremendous efforts by women and girls around the world in shaping a more equal future and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and highlights the gaps that remain.