The Educational Multimedia Research Centre(EMMRC), University of Calicut bagged the first prize in Kerala State e-Learning award for the years 2019–20 & 2020-21. The centre has also received second prize in same category for the year 2018. These awards are in recognition of EMMRC's digital content development, especially the massive open online courses(MOOCs) for India’s SWAYAM platform. The Kerala State e-Learning Awards aim to recognize and encourage institutions in the state that excel in leveraging e-governance tools and solutions for public upliftment.
Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated the award distribution function, organized by Kerala State IT Mission at Tagore Theatre, Thiruvananthapuram on 03/12/2022. Hon. Minister for General Education, Kerala State Shri V Sivankutty who presided over the function distributed the awards to the team led by Shri. Damodar Prasad D, Director, EMMRC Calicut
Prior to these honours, the centre has also won the first position in the Kerala State e- Learning award competition during 2014-15.