KOCHI: The academic year 2015-16 of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences began with a grand inaugural ceremony at the Brahmasthanam auditorium, the other day.
The general secretary of Mata Amritanandamayi Math, Swami Purnamritananda Puri lighted the lamp and blessed the function. Venkat Rajan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, inaugurated the function and the extra mural lecture series ‘Vidyamritam’ was presided over by S Krishnamoorthy (dean-administration and registrar).
U Krishnakumar, director, ASAS, Kochi, delivered a talk which served as a curtain raiser for the new academic year. C S Jayaram ( Visual media & Communication Professor) and Anil Warrier (director-HR and India head for talent acquisition, SAP) offered felicitations. M Rajesh (HOD, English and languages) welcomed the gathering and Sony Vijayan (HOD, commerce and management) delivered the vote of thanks.