ISTE Workshop on Fluid Mechanics

A two-week ISTE workshop on Fluid Mechanics hosted by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, was conducted from May 20-30, 2014. The initiative was taken by IIT Kharagpur to work with Engineering Colleges in the country to enhance the teaching skills of faculties in core Engineering and Science subjects.

Have Faith in private universities - Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

What makes ecstatic Dr. P. Venkat Rangan VC of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is being part of privately owned institution. Focusing on autonomous character, he emphasises, “We have freedom to innovate fast.” His expression sinks when he compares Indian context with West. He shares, “Unfortunately, the Government looks at private institutions with lot of doubts. If you look at US, 7 out of the top 10 universities are private players like MIT, Stanford. There is exceptional talent pouring in some private universities. The government should try to leverage from it.” He admits public private partnership is crucial.  - Careers360's interview with Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. 

Department of Management Research Scholar Wins Best Research Paper Award

The paper titled Factors Influencing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Spend in Indian Companies: An Econometric Analysis, by Shekar Babu, Research Scholar, Department of Management, Bengaluru campus, received the Best Research Paper award at Interactive Dialogical Workshop on Corporate Social Responsibility at the Indus Bus