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Library which is an integral part of Academics is kept open even beyond college working hours for the benefit of its users. An independent library management system which is the part of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Management Systems helps the distribution of the books more easily. It is user friendly with a huge collection of volumes consisting of text books, reference books and general books along with CDs, National and International Journals, Magazines, Periodicals and leading Newspapers.
The Library has vast resource of materials in the form of CDs & DVDs.
In the era of Information Technology, communication and network constitute the core of the information exchange. The information exchange is facilitated through books and journals and magazines.
A few of the Journals subscribed are
Considering the need and the challenges to meet the requirement of imparting high quality education in the field of Visual Media and Communication, the department has a state of art television studio. The studio is equipped with Sony-4K Cameras, High end Mac System for production with high quality Audio-Video interface. A separate audio-booth is equipped with Rhode Microphones supported by Mac systems for audio recording. The main studio consists of multipoint cool lights with a dedicated digital dimmer control. The studio also has provision for high quality Chroma-Key process. Digital photography using DSLR camera and multipoint lighting is made possible in the studio.Audio-video editing process is supported by FCP & Logic-Pro. Animation program is supported with high end rendering machine.
Computer Labs at the School are equipped with advanced and sophisticated networked computing environment with state of Art technology .Over 280 Desktop systems are networked over fast Ethernet and Wireless LAN using switches and routers with high speed Internet connectivity, installed with advanced programming tools and Multimedia features.
Exclusive Visual Media Lab has been specially dedicated for the purpose of training the Visual Communication students.
Along with its focus on Academics ,the School encourages students in sports and games.Regular coaching in different games has made it possible for a number of students to get selected for South Zone Inter-University games. A multi purpose Gym is setup to train students in Power lifting and Weight lifting.
Digitally rich student experiences can be obtained through audio and visual teaching aids provided in the classroom. Teaching pedagogy can be effeciently maintained with practical ideas and stratergies through ICT enabled classroom.
The School extends Hostel facilities to its out station students, providing a secure calm and homely atmosphere, campus hostel has two separate blocks for boys and girls accommodating around 750 students with hot water supplied to all blocks.With the support and loving care of resident wardens both in boys and girls hostel.
It is a multipurpose hall with a seating capacity of 1200 members which forms a venue for events like Annual Day,Fests and other major programs conducted in campus.
AUMS- Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Management System, an online data cum resource management software is used at Amrita to maintain student, staff and resource records resulting in increased efficiency and accuracy in routine processes. It includes modules on admission , administration,academics,accounts,examination,library and others.