.....posts from '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

UB conferred doctorate to Mata Amritanandamayi Devi

(28 May '10)

25 May 2010 — Buffalo, New York The State University of New York (SUNY) presented Amma with an honorary doctorate in humane letters at a special ceremony held on May 25 at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall on the University at Buffalo North Campus. Dr. John B. Simpson, the President of State University of […]

Category : Around Amma | Education | international forum

MA Centre, Germany receives UN Award

(21 Mar '10)

On 17 March, 2010, Cologne, Germany The National Committee of the UN-Decade “Education for Sustainable Development” awarded M.A. Center Germany as an official UNESCO Decade Project. The award is given to institutions and communities that provide a positive example to the local community by operating according to the principles of sustainable living. M.A.Center Germany received […]

Category : Ashram centers | Education | international forum | Photos

NABH accreditation for Amrita Institute

(30 Jun '09)

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences has been granted NABH (National Accreditation Board of Hospitals & Health Care Providers) accreditation. Amrita is the first university teaching hospital to get NABH accreditation in the country. National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH) is a constituent board of Quality Council of India, (http://www.qcin.org/) set up to […]

Category : Education | Health Care

Amrita Telemedicine connects to PAN-African network

(4 Jun '09)

The Telemedicine network at Amrita Institute of Medical Science has begun extending its services beyond India’s borders. On May 4, 2009, it became part of the India’s PAN-African telemedicine network. Though this telemedicne network, Amrita will provide e-health services to Benin, Burkina Faso, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal and Seychelles. Medical consultation […]

Category : Education | Health Care | Telemedicine
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