Blog - Achievements

BIIC Secures Prize in Poster Competition

Business Innovation and Incubation Centre(BICC) of Mahatma Gandhi University Secures Third Prize in the Poster Competition conducted as part of the Southern Region Institute Innovation Council (IIC) Meet, organised by the Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell (MIC) and the All-India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) at Cochin University of Science & Technology.     Dr. C. […]

MGU extends a heartfelt welcome to the triumphant Women’s Volleyball Team

The Mahatma Gandhi University team, emerging victorious in the prestigious All India Inter-University Women’s Volleyball Championship in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, received an exuberant welcome in Kottayam.   Vice Chancellor Dr. C.T Aravindakumar, along with the distinguished members of the Syndicate, temporarily halted a syndicate meeting to personally greet and honour the triumphant team upon their arrival […]

MGU Secures Overall Championship in South Zone Inter-University Arts Fest

Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU) emerged as the overall champion at the 37th South Zone Inter-University Arts Fest held in Visakhapatnam. Students from 23 universities across South Indian states participated in 27 different items.   MGU’s commendable performance included first-place victories in eight events, second prizes in four, third places in five, and a fourth-place finish […]

MGU Honoured for Excellence in Business Incubation

                                                          Mahatma Gandhi University, which has established a pioneering model in business innovation and incubation, has received recognition from the Kerala Startup Mission for its outstanding performance […]

MGU tops list of best Indian varsities in polymer science

In a significant achievement, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam has topped the list of the best universities in India in the field of polymer science for the year 2022-23. In the list prepared by US News, a U.S.-based media organisation, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur figures in the second position, followed by Aligarh Muslim University, IIT […]

Best paper award for MGU Student at Kerala Science Congress

Best paper award for MGU Student at Kerala Science Congress The research paper on Anti-Inflammatory activity of Vanillin by Ms. Sruthi N Kumar, PhD student at School of Biosciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, was adjudged the Best Poster Presentation in Life Sciences (Scientist) category at the prestigious 35th Kerala Science Congress that concluded on 14th […]

AntiCancer Compounds Discovered from Withania Somnifera

Since endophytes have been acknowledged as synthesizers of diverse natural metabolites, these reliable sources has received significant attention by contributing a substantial role in drug discovery. Pilot studies from Dr. Jisha MS’s laboratory have isolated a potent mycoendophyte from surface sterilized root segments of Withania somnifera. Based on its phylogenetic analysis using a polyphasic approach, […]

Chancellor’s Award 2020

                        Wins Chancellor’s Award 2020 Mahatma Gandhi University shared the 2020 Chancellor’s Prize for Best University in Kerala with Cochin University of Science & Technology. The prestigious prize carries 50 million rupees with a gold-plated trophy. The selection for the award is based on […]

New Patent Revolutionises the Electronic Gadget Industry

Scientists at MGU invent a technology on Electromagnetic Radiation protection from mobile phones and other electronic gadgets. The scientific team is headed by Prof. Sabu Thomas and has just been awarded the patent for the development of a Polymeric Nanocomposite that has the ability to block electromagnetic waves emitted by mobile phones. The invented material […]