Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Wins DSCI Cyber Champions Excellence Award 2021
The Centre of Cybersecurity at Amrita incorporated ‘Get Help Now’ (Self-Helpdesk) in addition to sections on thefts, attacks and protection that related to Covid 19 related cyber-crimes.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been adjudged the winner of the DSCI Cyber Champions Excellence Award 2021 for Cyber Security Education by the Data Security Council of India (DSCI) a not-for-profit, industry body on data protection in India, set up by NASSCOM. Celebrating excellence in cybersecurity and privacy for a decade.
The Award committee cited a plethora of winning factors that contributed in favour of Amrita which include: academic graduate programmes specialized in Cybersecurity, conducted a unique programme to promote women (www.shakticon.com) in cybersecurity through various initiatives, multiple labs to cater to the learning of advanced technologies like AI, IoT, Big data, Ethical Hacking, Cyber-Physical Systems and Hardware security, significant investment in infrastructure and curriculum for hands-on learning and training.
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