.....posts from 'Education'


Class room on wheels ‘MOVE’ from Amrita to empower women

(12 Sep '12)

Amrita University is ushering a new era for the empowerment of socially and economically weaker sections of women in India by taking computer aided vocational training courses to villages using technology aided mobile vehicles called MoVE (Mobile Vocational Education). A MoVE unit is a fully functioning classroom-on-wheels, equipped with latest computer and communication technology. The […]

Category : Education | University

In me lies a piece of gold

(26 Apr '12)

12 April 2012, Kenya A new vocational training program for disadvantaged youth was launched at Amrita Watoto Boma, care home in Athi River, Nairobi. For a period of three months, 90 youth will receive training in IT, electrical engineering, hospitality and garment making. The initiative is a joint venture between CAPs-Youth Empowerment Institute and MAM […]

Category : Education

When Science meets Spirituality

(28 Feb '12)

the level of respect society shows for scientists should increase. When science is respected the motivation to serve and find cures for cancer and other diseases will automatically arise within, while the desire to make quick money will decrease.

Category : Around Amma 2012 | Research | Satsang

Free Tuition Program

(29 Sep '11)

free online education on carrier opportunities, soft skills for collage students across India, with the help of Amrita University

Category : Education

One Million to Japan tsunami children’s education fund

(21 Sep '11)

16 September 2011, Sendai, Japan Embracing the World (ETW), the international organization of Mata Amritanandamayi Math, formally presented its donation of US $1,000,000 to Yoshihiro Murai, the Governor of Miyagi, Japan. This money will be used for Miagi children’s education fund. The donation is part of Ashram’s Japan Tsunami relief and rehabilitation work. Amma had […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Education | Photos | Tsunami

Amritas A-View to connect universities and colleges

(3 Apr '11)

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 free of cost. 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 […]

Category : Education | Research

Amrita – IIT partnership to empower teachers nation wide

(24 Dec '10)

20 Dec 2010 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. Over […]

Category : Education
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