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Talk on A-VIEW Scalability at IIRS Dehradun

18thFebruary,2016
IIRS organized User Interaction Meet (IUIM) with focus on Capacity Building and its Role in Governance on February 18, 2016 at Dehradun. The IUIM 2016 offered a geospatial community platform to communicate and share their capacity building & recent advances in geospatial technologies... more

Amrita Presents Vision Session 2030 on Higher Education for Kerala at GEM’16

30thJanuary,2016
The Higher Education Department, Govt. of Kerala, FICCI and Kerala State Higher Education Council organized a Global Education Meet ’16 (GEM) on 30th January 2016 at Leela, Kovalam, Trivandrum to explore the international academic collaborations with universities, to develop skill based partnerships in higher education with international skill providers and to design the future "Academic Cities of Kerala"...more

Amrita Presents Educational Technology at CII

18th & 19 th November,2015
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized their 2nd Edition National Higher Education Conclave in Coimbatore with the theme “Governance and Quality Systems in Higher Education” on 18th & 19th November 2015 at Hotel Le Meridien, Coimbatore......more

Amrita University recognized as the top engineering college

21 August, 2015
Asia’s premier magazine on education, digitalLEARNING Magazine ranked Amrita University as one among the top engineering colleges in South India.Prof. Kamal Bijlani, Director, E-Learning Research Center represented Amrita University for the felicitation ceremony....more

Skill Ministry using A-VIEW for Capacity Building

15 July, 2015
On World Youth Skills Day (July 15, 2015), Hon. Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi launched Skill India, an ambitious national program for skill development and entrepreneurship reaching over 30 crore Indians by the year 2020. ...more

A-VIEW for Digital India Week

02 July, 2015
We are pleased to announce that A-VIEW developed by Amrita University is selected as the platform by the IT Ministry, Govt. of India to connect to 7200 NIELIT (National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology) Centers across the nation on account of this "Digital India Week"...more

HRD Minister launches A-VIEW for CBSE Schools

February 23, 2014
On Sunday morning, February 23rd, 2014, the Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Dr. Pallam Raju inaugurated the Center of Excellence for Teachers (COEFT) in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh. Minister Pallam Raju said the center would function under the supervision of central board of secondary education (CBSE) and provide training facility using the A-VIEW platform. Demonstrating the use of A-VIEW platform...more

Hands on Workshop at Smt. Kamala & Sri. Venkappa M Agadi College of Engineering & Technology, Laxmeshwar. Dist: Gadag, Karnataka

October 29th & 30th, 2013
A two day work shop on A-VIEW software was conducted in two different batches on 29th and 30th October 2013 at SKSVM Agadi College of Engineering & Technology, Laxmeshwar. Around 25 faculties and 65 students from various departments were participated in the workshop. The workshop had a detailed demonstration of the software followed by intensive lab training session of A-VIEW software...more

Secy. Of Higher Education, MHRD – Meeting with VCs

08 May, 2013
Shri Ashok Thakur, Secretary of Higher Education, Ministry of Higher Education interacted with around 60 VCs all over the country through A-VIEW on 8th May 2013. Shri Thakur said the intention behind holding such an online meeting was to encourage the VCs to have such meetings with their affiliated colleges and to know the status...more

Hands on Workshop at Faculty of Engineering, Avinashilingam University for Women on March 20, 2013

20 March, 2013
A one day workshop on A-VIEW was conducted on March 20th, 2013 at Faculty of Engineering, Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore. 38 teachers from various departments of Avinashilingam University (Engineering, Science, Humanities, Homescience, Management and Education) and neighbouring institutes from Coimbatore including Kumaraguru College of Technology, Nandha Engineering College...more

Secretary, Dept. of Higher Education, MHRD interacts with 60 VCs using A-VIEW

22 February, 2013
Shri Ashok Thakur, Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), interacted with around 60 Vice Chancellors of the leading Universities through A-VIEW on Friday, 22nd February 2013. These 60 Universities have approximately 12,000 colleges affiliated to them. ...more

A-VIEW launched in Odisha

21st January, 2013
Amrita University’s e-learning platform, A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) was launched for the higher educational institutions in Odisha on Monday, 21st January 2013 as part of Mata Amritanandamayi’s Bharata Yatra 2013...more

A-VIEW launched in West Bengal and North Eastern states

18th January, 2013
Amrita University’s e-learning platform, A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) was launched for the higher educational institutions in West Bengal and North Eastern states on 18th January at Amrita Vidyalayam, Kolkata as part of Mata Amritanandamayi’s Bharata Yatra 2013...more

E-Learning Platform A-VIEW launched for Schools in Maharashtra

4th January, 2013
Amrita University’s E-learning Platform A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) was officially launched for schools in Maharashtra on January 4, 2013 at Amrita Vidyalayam, Nigdi, Pune during Sri Mata Amritanandamayi’s program....more

A-VIEW Workshop at Amal Jyothi College of Engineering

14th December, 2012
Amrita E-Learning Research Lab (AERL), Kollam conducted a one day workshop and hands on training at department of Computer Science, Amal Jyothi College, Kanjirappali on 14th December 2012. Rev. Dr. Jose Kannampuzha, Principal, Amal Jyothi College inaugurated the workshop...more

Three day onsite workshop at Gujarat Technological University (GTU)

7th to 9th December, 2012
We completed three day onsite workshop at GTU from 7th December 2012 to 9th December 2012. Dr. Akshay Agarwal (Vice Chancellor, GTU) and Mr. Pankaj Bhagya (Deputy Registrar) inaugurated the workshop. There were 111 participants from Engineering and Pharmacy colleges across various districts of Gujarat...more

One Day Onsite Workshop at NITTR Kolkata

24 November, 2012
We conducted a One Day onsite workshop at NITTR Kolkata. The workshop had 48 participants from various parts of West Bengal & Odisha. The workshop was inaugurated by Prof. S. K. Bhatacharya, Director, NITTTR Kolkata. Dr. R. Srinivasan, Head, Department of Education and Dr. R. Dasgupta Head, Computer Science and Engineering were present during the workshop...more

A-VIEW Workshop at FISAT

16 November, 2012
Angamaly: Amrita E-Learning Research Lab (AERL), Kollam conducted a one day workshop and hands on training on e-learning tool A-VIEW at Department of Computer Science, Federal Institute of Science And Technology, (FISAT), Angamaly on 16th November 2012. The deployment team, AERL led the workshop. Dr. K. S. M. Panicker, Principal, FISAT inauguratedthe event...more

President launches Amrita’s A-VIEW on Aakash Tablet

11 November, 2012
Hon'ble President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee launched the latest version of Amrita University’s E-Learning platform A-VIEW 3.0 (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) on the Aakash 2 tablet. The President clicked on the Aakash 2 tablet and the A-VIEW Server with 1 Gbps link was unveiled and dedicated for the nation. Any institution of higher education can now use A-VIEW free of charge (www.aview.in) with this server...more

Amrita University wins Award

09 September, 2012
Amrita E-Learning Research Lab, a division of Amrita University, won the award for Educational Excellence in the field of Educational Technology at the Indo-Global Educational Summit and Expo - 2012 held at Taj Krishna and Taj Deccan, Hyderabad on 9th September 2012. The summit was organised by 'The Indus Foundation INC', USA and was supported by Ministry ...more

National Workshops on A-VIEW

18 August, 2012
Amrita E-Learning Research Lab has been conducting regular online and onsite workshops on A-VIEW with the objective of imparting the required skills to the academic community to comfortably use A-VIEW. In the workshop conducted at Amrita University, Coimbatore, the participants were addressed online by eminent Computer Scientist and Chairman of the board...more

Upcoming National Workshops on A-VIEW

01 August, 2012
An interactive session on Upcoming National Workshops on A-VIEW was organized as part of the National Weekly Discussions envisaged by MHRD under NME-ICT on August 1, 2012. The session was chaired by Shri Krish Gopalsamy, Associate Director, Shri Shine Pavithran, Program Manager and Shri Krishnkumar, Marketing Manager, from Amrita E-Learning Research Lab, Amritapuri, Kerala...more

A-VIEW used for IEEE-T4E 2012 live telecast

18 July, 2012
A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World), developed by Amrita University, was used to broadcast the live session of IEEE-T4E 2012, the IEEE International Conference on Technology for Education. Around 150 participants attended the three-day conference (July 18-20, 2012) held at IIIT Hyderabad. "The conference will provide a forum to bring together educators and technology...more

A-VIEW by Amrita University trains 10,000 Teachers

25 June, 2012
Creating history in the higher education sector, Amrita University's indigenously developed E-Learning platform, A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) was used to train 10,000 engineering college teachers recently. IIT Bombay used A-VIEW for a two-week workshop on "Introduction to Research Methodologies" from 25th June to 4th July, 2012...more

Education Minister inaugurated Online Gurukul

27 March, 2012
Education Minister P. K. Abdu Rabb said Amrita University's Online Gurukul would enhance the employability skill of the students and thereby would help them to secure better job opportunities. "Usage of advanced technology in education sector is always a helping hand and Online Gurukul would be able to bridge the gap between education and employment." He was inaugurating...more

National Trainers Certification on A-VIEW at ICTEE 2012 Conference

04 January, 2012
As part of the ICTEE 2012 conference, Amrita E-Learning Research Lab will be conducting A-VIEW workshop under "Talk to a Teacher" project in association with IIT Bombay on January 4th 2012. This workshop aims at providing hands on training for using A-VIEW, a state-of-the –art e-learning tool developed by Amrita. All participants of this workshop will...more

Effective communication skills: A gateway to success

13 December, 2011
Knowhow about audience and their mood enable you to communicate effectively and efficiently Eminent career specialist and founder director of Insight Mission Shri Sunil D Kuruvilla said there is a misconception among college students about communication skills. "Most of the students think that communication skills are all about speaking...more

In pursuit of excellence:- Training workshop for Deployment Engineers

13 Nov, 2011
To equip the Deployment Engineers to deliver A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) ushered with quality service and quality delivery, Amrita E-Learning Research Lab conducted an interactive workshop for E-Learning Deployment Engineers. The workshop was held at Amrita School of Engineering Campus, Amritapuri, Kollam on November 12 and 13th, 2011...more

Software Development Techniques workshop kicked off

05 November, 2011
Two-week workshop on 'Software Development Techniques for faculties of Engineering and Science Institutes', organized by IIT-Bombay using A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) has started off well. Around 710 faculties, from 21 remote centers across India, are attending this online workshop which commenced on 5th November 2011. The workshop will conclude on December 4th 2011...more

Weekly Interaction through A-VIEW Kicks off!

16 August, 2011
The weekly interaction through A-VIEW, as envisaged by MHRD as part of NME-ICT mission has kicked off wonderfully. More than 25 universities from faraway places, across India, participated in this interactive session which was spearheaded by Prof. Mangala Sunder, from Chemical Engineering department at IIT_Madras, on August 24, 2011...more

Recognition for A-VIEW

15 July, 2011
Amrita University's ingeniously developed E-Learning platform A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World) won jury award for Best Innovation in Open and Distance Learning under Higher Education category in World Education Summit – 2011 held at New Delhi on Friday 15-07-2011...more

A-VIEW in Basic Electronics Workshop (28 June 2011 - 8 July 2011)

08 July, 2011
More than 1, 300 engineering faculties across the country participated A-VIEW scaling new heights in providing quality education in the country by conducting numerous online workshops successfully, even in remote areas like Ichalkaranji, Maharashtra. Recently, A-VIEW was used by IIT-Bombay to conduct online workshop...more

A-VIEW used in workshop on Thermodynamics (14 June 2011 - 24 June 2011)

24 June, 2011
A-VIEW Classroom connected 36 colleges nestled in remote areas and more than 800 faculties participated. The workshop on Thermodynamics in Mechanical Engineering organized by the IIT-Bombay through A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World), developed by Amrita E-Learning Research Lab, Kollam, was a grand success by its innovative way of presentation...more

A-VIEW in BSNL ZONAL MEETINGS

25 June, 2011
Vice Chancellors' from various universities across the country attended.Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), the leading telecom service provider in the country, organised zonal meetings and gathered status report on 1 Gbps and 10 Mbps connectivity, a tailor-made scheme for universities and colleges respectively. It is an initiative ...more

A-VIEW Meeting used for KTED's workshop

18 April, 2011
The Kerala Technical Education Directorate (KTED) organized a three-day workshop on Academic and Administration planning for 2011 – 2012 through A-VIEW Meeting software. The event was held at the Regional Telecom Training Centre, Thiruvananthapuram on April 18th-20th, 2011...more

Amrita's A-VIEW to connect universities and colleges

01 April, 2011
COIMBATORE: Amrita Virtual Interactive e-Learning World (A-View), the e-learning platform, of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, will be used to connect all universities and colleges of the country. The platform will be used for education dissemination, particularly in the distance education mode. It will focus on the courses being offered under the aegis of the National Mission on Education through...more

Amrita - IIT partnership to Empower Teachers Nation Wide

15 February, 2011
In a historic partnership, IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay and Amrita University have come together to deliver a nationwide teacher empowerment program delivered online via India's emerging high speed educational network. The goals of this program are to improve the quality of teachers in professional colleges to world class levels...more

The Future of Education

28 January, 2011
Imagine education at your fingertips and in the comfort of your own home.Teachers and classmates across the globe share their knowledge and advance your learning potential.Education customized to meet your needs and your schedule.Better yet, imagine education made available to all.The future of education has arrived and Amrita is at the forefront...more

IIT-B, Amrita Univ partner to empower engineering teachers

21 December, 2010
Mumbai, Dec 21 (PTI) The Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay has partnered with Amrita University to design a national online empowerment programme to improve the technology and teaching methodology used by the faculty of engineering colleges across the country...more

IIT Bombay launches national-level course to train teachers

21 December, 2010
To address the need for trained faculty in the country, IIT Bombay started beaming courses via satellites in December 2009. On Monday, along with Amrita University, it launched a national-level teacher empowerment programme which is being delivered online. Around 1,039 teachers from 500 colleges are being trained in a two-week ...more

Engg teachers go back to school (The Times of India)

21 December, 2010
To address the need for trained faculty in the country, IIT Bombay started beaming courses via satellites in December 2009. On Monday, along with Amrita University, it launched a national-level teacher empowerment programme which is being delivered online. Around 1,039 teachers from 500 colleges are being trained in a two-week ...more

IIT-B launches online module to train teachers

21 December, 2010
In December 2009, the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) started training faculty members from engineering colleges via satellite television. On Monday, they launched an online national-level teacher training empowerment programme. The institute has tied up with Tamil Nadu-based Amrita University for the online module that will have...more

Dr. Kannan was recently at Amrita addressing students and faculty

02 November, 2010
"Interested in learning Free and Open Source Software? In your mother-tongue? Look no further!!!" Dr. Kannan. This interesting message greets visitors to the Spoken Tutorial website, maintained as part of the MHRD initiative Talk to A Teacher. The website aims to make available simple tutorials that can enable Indian students easily...more

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam launches A-VIEW at Sona College

12 August, 2009
Former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam, on August 12, 2009, launched at Sona College of Technology, Salem, the A – View, (Amrita Virtual Interactive eLearning World) a state-of-the-art virtual e-learning system developed by the Amrita University, Coimbatore in association with ISRO and TIFA (Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council)...more

VIEW: A Framework for Interactive eLearning in a Virtual World

11 August, 2009
In the field of eLearning systems, several systems have been implemented in order to create a virtual university or virtual training center. By connecting several virtual universities together, we extend the concept of an online university setting to a virtual world where there is richer interaction between the players. In this virtual world,...more

Amrita University develops e-learning system

11 August, 2009
Bangalore: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita University), a university established by humanitarian leader Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma), is creating a revolution in the use of e-learning for higher education. Amrita has developed a new multi-modal multimedia e-learning system called A-VIEW, which uses a network of four high-resolution displays...more