ICMR -CNMC STS Excellence Award for Amrita MBBS Student

Dr. Cinzia S. Keechilot, 2012 MBBS student, received the ICMR, Calcutta National Medical College (CNMC) Short Term Studentship (STS) Excellence Award 2017, from Dr. Harsh Vardhan (Hon’ble Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India) at ICMR Awards Ceremony at the ICMR HQ, New Delhi, on October 16, 2019. 

Amrita Signs Letter of Intent with University of Twente, Netherlands

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has announced entering into a “Letter of Intent (LoI)" with the University of Twente (Universiteit Twente (UT), Netherlands, to combine strengths and enhance Engineering education and research with the right blend of scientific excellence and societal benefit.

Researchers from Amrita & Glasgow University Designed Hand Hygiene Robot

Pepe, the robot, costs around Rs 7,000 and was developed by researchers from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham in collaboration with the University of Glasgow, Scotland. Pepe is a hand-shaped speaking robot, which helps to teach students of the Chithragiri Government Primary School in Wayanad how to wash their hands in accordance with WHO standards.