Educational excellence award for Amrita e-learning research lab

Published: 13th September 2012 11:48 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th September 2012 11:48 AM   |  A+A-


Amrita E-Learning Research Lab, a division of Amrita University, has won the award for educational excellence in the field of educational technology at the Indo-Global Educational Summit and Expo-2012 held in  Hyderabad the other day.

Andhra Pradesh High Court Judge Justice Narasimha Reddy presented the award to E-learning Research Lab marketing manager Krishnakumar at the valedictory function. Ramakrishna Ramaswamy, Vice-Chancellor of the Hyderabad University was the guest of honour at the function.

The summit was organised by The Indus Foundation Inc, USA and was supported by Union Ministry of HRD and Government of Andhra Pradesh.

The summit had representatives of educational institutes from over 40 countries. The award was given in recognition to Amrita’s effort in developing  A-VIEW, an e-learning platform aimed at addressing the challenge of shortage of experienced teachers in the higher education sector in India. A-VIEW is deployed in more than 350 universities and 600 colleges across India. It has been planned to deploy A-VIEW in all universities and colleges by the end of next year.


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp