Around Amma 2022 University

Amrita University conferred first honorary doctorate

We cannot find a solution for social justice, until we approach problems with compassion. If something has to be globalized, it is compassion

Around Amma 2021 Education International Forum

Amma conferred with a doctorate by Kalinga Institute

Amma was conferred with an honorary degree—D.Litt from the Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology in recognition of Amma’s great contributions in the field of spirituality, education, environmental issues, humanitarian efforts, love and compassion.

Europe 2019

We will walk with you and work together to bring knowledge

it’s not enough for universities just to excel. They need to be part of society. They need to reach out to the peoples across the world


Knowledge is within; Education must transform you

Interview by Shalini Saksena of ‘The Pioneer’, the English Daily, on why spiritual organisations must run schools and universities to educate young generations. What is the connection between spirituality and Education? ǟʍʍǟ: True Education takes place only when it goes hand in hand with spiritual knowledge. Otherwise, education will be reduced to a mere collecting […]

Education University

Amrita ranked the 8th best university in the country for the second consecutive year

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham emerged as the 8th best university in the country for the second consecutive year in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Ranking 2019. Amrita School of Medicine at Kochi was ranked 5th best medical college in the county. The list was released by Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind on […]

International Forum

Amma to receive doctorate of humane letters

SUNY is bestowing the doctorate upon Amma in recognition of her tireless efforts on behalf of global peace, for her commitment to education and for the far-reaching impact of her charitable organizations.

Around Amma India 2009

Photos: Kovai Brahmasthanam festival

15 -17 Jan, Bharata Yatra 2009, Enroute to Kovai & Brahmasthanam festival. Photos from  Amma’s visit to  Amrita University,  meditation, satsang & bhajans by the swimming pool,  Kovai Brahmasthanam festival and celebration photos.

Around Amma 2006 Satsang

Pop Quiz: Students question Amma

September 20-21, 2006 — Amritapuri They are currently more than 5,000 students studying at the four campuses of Amrita University. And with more departments being added all the time, each year more and more students enroll. In order to give the Ettimadai, Eranakulam and Bangalore students a chance to interact with their chancellor—Amma—different batches of […]


Amrita becoming a leading knowledge hub in higher education

20 July, 2005, Washington DC A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for Indo-US Inter-university Collaborative Initiative in Higher Education and Research was signed today during the visit of Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh to Washington DC on July 20. In this land mark agreement six leading American universities, including the University of California campuses […]