Amrita to Launch Technology Enabling Center Supported by DST, Govt. of India

The Amritapuri campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham will soon launch a Technology Enabling Center (TEC) supported by the Government of India's Department of Science and Technology (DST). The first Programme Advisory Group (PAG) meeting was held at Amritapuri campus on September 21, 2019. 

Amrita Faculty @ UNCCD Conference of Parties (COP14), New Delhi

Dr. Amalendu Jyotishi, Professor, Amrita School of Business, Bengaluru campus, spoke on "Land Tenure Systems and Land Degradation Neutrality" at the UNCCD Conference of Parties (COP14) event "Sustainable Transitions of Shifting Cultivation Systems for Land Degradation Neutrality- Opportunities and Challenges in the Uplands of South and Southeast Asia" on September 4, 2019, organized by IFAD at New Delhi, India.

Faculty Presents Papers at 2019 AMA Summer Academic Conference, Chicago, USA

Ms. Sofi Dinesh, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, presented her research papers entitled “The Role of Cognitive Complexity and Risk Evasiveness in Herd Behavior” and “Consumer Behavior in Collaborative Consumption: The Role of Cognitive Complexity and Psychological Empowerment on Customer Value” at 2019 AMA (American Marketing Association) Summer Academic Conference held at Chicago, USA, from August 9-11, 2019.

Amrita Faculty Among Top Game Changers in Higher Education

Akash Tomer of Elets News Network (ENN) takes a look at the top game changers linked to the education landscape over the years who inspired others with their wisdom. In this Higher Education category, they have listed Dr. Raghu Raman, Chairman, Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore campus and Director for Global Rankings at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Recently, Professor Raghu Raman was invited to the Higher Education Sustainability Initiative at UN, since the Amrita School of Business was the only Indian institution to find a place in the prestigious United Nations Sustainable Literacy Test which evaluates knowledge about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) among students in higher education.