The Science of Compassion - A Documentary on Chancellor Amma by Shekhar Kapur

World-renowned film director, actor and producer Shekhar Kapur launched a new documentary about Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Amma, titled, The Science of Compassion. The film was shot at Amritapuri Ashram in September 2013, during Amma’s 60th birthday celebrations. 

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Featured in World University Rankings 2015-16

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been placed in the list of 601-800 category in World University Rankings 2015-16, according to a study conducted by Times Higher Education.


Amrita MCh Resident Wins First Prize at Prof. R. N. Sinha Memorial Essay Competition 2015

Dr. Akshay Omkumar, second-year MCh resident in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Amrita School of Medicine, won the first prize in the Prof. R. N. Sinha Memorial Essay Competition 2015 for the topic "Toe Transfer v/s Allotransplantation in Bilateral Amputees at Below Elbow Level". Dr. Akshay received the award at the Kerala Plastic Surgery State Conference held at Trivandrum on April 23, 2016.

Talk on Challenges in Social Media Security and Forensics

Dr. K. P. Subbalakshmi, Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT), New York, United States, addressed the students and faculty members of Amrita Center for Cybersecurity Systems and Networks, Amritapuri Campus, via A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive e-Learning World) on October 14, 2015. The talk was titled “Challenges in Social Media Security and Forensics.”