Amrita Student Team 'Yukthi' Win in Toycathon 2021- Innovations Revamping the Toy Industry

The student team, YUKTHI, from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai campus, won in the finals of Toycathon 2021, an inter-ministerial initiative organized by the Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell, in coordination with the All India Council for Technical Education, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Textiles, and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

Amrita's Programming Contest Showcased in ICPC World Finals 2020 Kick-off at Moscow

In the International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals 2020 kick-off event at Moscow, on 27 June, 2020, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's ICPC Asia-Amritapuri regional contest was showcased as the largest ICPC site world-wide in the Day Zero symposium presentation by Prof. Prashant R. Nair, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapetham, Coimbatore campus.  

This ICPC World Finals Day Zero event was inaugurated by Mr. Alexey Volin, Deputy Minister for Digital Development, Communications & Mass Media of Russia.

Amrita Among Top Private Universities in Atal Ranking 2020

Amrita is among the top private universities ranked in the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020. The Ministry of Education has initiated the ARIIA to systematically rank education institutions and universities primarily on innovation-related indicators. The rankings were decided on the basis of six main parameters — Programmes and Activities on IPR, Innovation, Start-up and Entrepreneurship, Pre Incubation & Incubation Infrastructure & Facilities to Support I&E, Annual Budget Spent on Promoting and Supporting I&E Activities, Courses on Innovation, IPR and Entrepreneurship Development, Intellectual Property (IP), Technology Transfer and Commercialisation, Successful Innovation and Start-ups and Funding Innovation & start-ups.