Traditional Gaiety Marks Amrita's Fifth Convocation

Over 2500 students from all 5 campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham received their degrees today, at the 5th Convocation of Amrita. Nearly 50% of the students were women. About 60% received bachelors degrees, and the rest were awarded masters and doctoral degrees. The institution also awarded several MS (Research) degrees.

International Programming Contest at Amrita

The world’s largest collegiate programming contest, the ACM – ICPC 2008/2009 is being held at the Amritapuri Campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham on Dec 5th and 6th, 2008. Over 200 college students from universities all over Asia have converged on this scenic south Kerala campus to take part in this contest.