Best Project Award from Intel

Students from the Amrita School of Engineering at Amritapuri were recently awarded a gold medal for their project – a gesture-based wheelchair. Besides being honored by the special Intel employer’s award for best project, they also placed third at the Intel India Embedded Challenge.

Amrita Students at IIT Bombay

Starting next month, B Tech (ECE) students from the Amritapuri campus, Shibesh Dutta and Sivaramakrishnan R, will spend their final semester at IIT Bombay, conducting research in the cutting edge of nano device fabrication.

Amrita Teams in Top 10 at Ni-Yantra

Imagine this. When a blind person goes shopping to buy essentials, he or she can carry a small device with them that can help them see. Pointed at a particular object, the device can capture its image, read what is written on it, and convert this text to Braille, so that the blind person can immediately understand what the object is.