Amrita Researcher Receives Stanford University's 2018 FabLearn Global Excellence Award

The Stanford University's 2018 FabLearn Global Excellence Practitioner Award has been awarded to Akshay Nagarajan, Researcher at AMMACHI Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, in recognition of his achievements and efforts to advance maker education and for his exemplary commitment to outreach, connecting communities and bringing equity to education in the rural communities in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh.

AmritaCREATE's Learning App Among Five Finalists of Adult Literacy XPRIZE Competition

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Advanced Technologies for Education) was selected to be one of five finalist teams for the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation's Adult Literacy XPRIZE in an awards ceremony on June 25, 2018, in New Orleans. This global competition challenges teams to develop reading apps for android devices. The AmritaCREATE team has been selected from among 109 teams representing 15 countries. Winning teams are judged by an increase in literacy skills among participating adult learners. Each finalist team has been awarded $100K. In early 2019, a $3M grand prize will be awarded to the team whose app demonstrates the best performance across all adult learners over a usage period of 15 months.

Amrita Learning App Enters the Finale of Barbara Bush Foundation's Adult Literacy XPRIZE

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Advanced Technologies for Education) was selected to be one of five finalist teams for the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation's Adult Literacy XPRIZE in an awards ceremony on June 25, 2018, in New Orleans. This global competition challenges teams to develop reading apps for android devices. The AmritaCREATE team has been selected from among 109 teams representing 15 countries. Winning teams are judged by an increase in literacy skills among participating adult learners. Each finalist team has been awarded $100K. In early 2019, a $3M grand prize will be awarded to the team whose app demonstrates the best performance across all adult learners over a usage period of 15 months.

AmritaCREATE Selected for Finals of Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE Competition

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's AmritaCREATE (Amrita Center for Research in Analytics, Technologies & Education (AmritaCREATE)) was selected to be one of five finalist teams for the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation's Adult Literacy XPRIZE in an awards ceremony on June 25, 2018, in New Orleans.

Amrita Wins Prestigious Awards on World Environment Day 2018

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus and Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center, Kochi, were presented with the Excellence awards by the Honorable Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, at the World Environment Day celebrations held at the Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum, on June 7, 2018.