Amrita MBA Students Collaborate with Japanese Students on Sustainable Community Development Project in Alappuzha’s Island Village

First year Department of Management students from the Amritapuri campus worked with 60 Japanese students on a sustainable community development project in the village of Perumbalam, Alappuzha district, Kerala from February 27th to March 3rd, 2016.

Amrita MBA Students Collaborate with Japanese Students on Sustainable Community Development Project in Village of Perumbalam, Alappuzha District, Kerala

As part of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Live-in-Labs® program, first year Amrita Department of Management students from the Amritapuri campus worked with 60 Japanese students on a sustainable community development project in the village of Perumbalam, Alappuzha district, Kerala. The Japanese students, residents of Osaka and Tokyo, came from 18 different universities, such as the University of Tokyo and Kyoto University, to participate in the six day project.

Amrita Alumna Wins 2015 KTH Masters Challenge India and Secures Rs. 23 Lakh Scholarship

Neha Kumari, a graduate of the department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amritapuri campus,won first place at the 2015 KTH Masters Challenge India competition in the field of Electric Power Engineering. Neha competed against applicants from the IITs, NITs, and other highly ranked universities throughout India and was the only female finalist in the entire competition. As the first place winner, Neha secured a fully funded scholarship for a two year masters degree at the internationally reputed KTH-Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden) sponsored by ABB worth Rs. 23 lakhs, a living allowance sponsored by ABB worth Rs. 12 lakhs, and an opportunity to do a summer internship at ABB in Stockholm, Sweden.