AmritaCREATE at UNESCO MLW2019 - Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable Development

Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Director, AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Analytics & Technologies for Education) presented Amrita Learning, India’s first Intelligent Tutoring System, at Mobile Learning Week, MLW 2019, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris from March 4-8, 2019.

Amrita’s Learning App Wins $125,000 Prize in US-based XPRIZE Adult Literacy Competition

Amrita Learning App, a finalist in the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition, emerged as a winner in its final phase amongst 108 other registered teams and was adjudged to be providing one of the best ways to accelerate adult literacy in the US using mobile solutions.

Govt. of India Awards Amrita With ‘Centre of Excellence in Tribal Education’

Recognizing Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s outstanding work in uplifting tribal populations in the fields of education, health and e-literacy, the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India, has bestowed on it the title the title of ‘Centre of Excellence in Tribal Empowerment through Digital Inclusion (Amrita CoE-TEDI). The ministry also highlighted the distinctive work done by the university that led to the fulfilment of United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals through its 101 adopted Amrita SeRVe villages.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Recognised for Service to Tribals

The Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs has bestowed the title ‘Centre of Excellence in Tribal Empowerment through Digital Inclusion’, on Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham on October 9, 2018. This is in recognition of the university’s work in uplifting the tribal populations in the fields of education, health and e-literacy. The Ministry also highlighted the distinctive work carried out by the university that led to the fulfillment of United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals through its 101 adopted Amrita SeRVe villages.