The CSI student branch of Amrita School of Engineering organizes several events like guest lectures, seminars, interactions with luminaries from the industry, competitions and workshops for the students. Our CSI student chapter was adjudged as the best CSI student chapter in India for the last seven consecutive years: 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 , 2015-16, and 2016-2017. This is a spectacular achievement considering the fact that there are over 600 CSI chapters in various colleges and universities in India. The award was conferred in recognition of various technical and societal activities organized by the student chapter including expert lectures, seminars, technical workshops, short term training programs and inter-college symposia. Prof.Prashant R. Nair had been awarded CSI Academic Excellence Award in the year 2011 for maximum publishing in the CSI Communications Journal. Our CSI Student Branch Coordinator Prof. Prashant R. Nair and Dr.Shriram K. Vasudevan, Assistant Professor(Selection Grade) have been selected as CSI Distinguished Speakers among the membership base of over 120,000 all over India and abroad for the year 2016. Computer Society of India has funded for a research project titled “GPS based Location Assisting System” in the year 2015. During the CSI Annual Convention 2016, Prof. Prashant R. Nair has been awarded with Computer Society of India (CSI) Academic Excellence award and Mrs. U. M. Ramya, CSI Student Branch Counselor of Amrita School of Engineering has been awarded with Longest Continuous SBC Award.
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ACM- A student branch of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) was inaugurated on 8 January, 2009 by Dr. RaghavRao, Professor of Information Systems, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA.Currently it has more than 50 student chapter members.
IEEE Amrita, Coimbatore chapter was established on 10th December, 2007 inaugurated by Dr. T.R.Padmanabhan, Prof.Emeritus, I.T Department, Former Dean Amrita School of Engineering. The IEEE student chapter help students to access the research papers found on the IEEE database. It works to spread awareness among the students about latest technologies, that concern their respective fields, by conducting workshops and seminars which give them the necessary information. The students are encouraged to participate in various competitions and research competitions where they can improve on their skills and discover their interests in specific fields.
The IEEE student chapter actively organizes various events at the institution and has won several accolades for its performance.