Amrita Student Team Make its Mark in Technical Competitions

A seven-member team of BTech Computer Science and Engineering students from School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has been winning accolades in several international and national contests. The members of "Team Vision", from the 2016-2020 batch are Anupam Rajanish, Sakthisree Venkatesan, Yeshwanth Sripathy, Vijey Shrivathsan, Keerthana S., B.V. Krishna Rao and V. Sriharsha. The students are mentored by  Prof. Prashant R. Nair, Vice-Chairman, department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. The team won an online hackathon conducted by the Rajasthan government this year. It had secured the fifth rank out of 40,000 teams from across the world in a design and innovation contest conducted by Tata Consultancy Services and the 15th rank out of 1177 teams from across the country in N/Core non-profit incubator and Omidyar Network organized events. 

Amrita Students Secure Pre-Placement Offer at INTUIT

Ms. Sowmiya N. and Ms. Pramothini Sekar of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, received pre-placement offers for positions as Software Engineers from Intuit, a multi-national company, where the students completed their summer internship. 

Amrita BTech Students Develop Revolutionary Self-Driving Wheelchair

The three final-year B.Tech students- Chinta Ravi Teja, Sarath Sreekanth and Akhil Raj– at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, led by their professor,Dr. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam, Asst. Professor, Electronics and Communication, Amrita School of Engineering and Director of Humanitarian Technology Lab have developed a self-driving wheelchair, "Self-E", that can safely take a user from one point to another by navigating its own path and avoiding obstacles on the way. The wheelchair works on Robotic Operating System (ROS) and can be navigated using a smartphone app.

Amrita Students in Top 25 of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) EngiNX 2018 Engineering Design & Innovation Contest

Team Vision, a trailblazing student team of 2016-2020 batch of B.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has added another feather in its cap by securing a top 25 rank out of 40,000 teams worldwide, in the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) EngiNX 2018 contest.