Acharya School of Design got affiliation from Bangalore University on 26th June, 2015. Acharya School of Design was proposed by honourable Chairman with the sole objective providing excellent Art & Design Education to the students and to bring all the Art and Design Programs under one umbrella. And hence Acharya School of Design is the sole Institution which is offering programs in Art and Design in the present scenario. Design School is situated in a beautifully maintained 120 acres of Land along with other premier disciplines like Architecture, Engineering, Degree College, Polytechnic, Nursing. This is an added advantage to collaborate with other Institutions. It also has spacious sports grounds which inspires many students with the back drop of naturally beautiful terrain. It has many other facility like Auditorium, Library , Computer Labs, workshops etc. Acharya School of Design inspiring students not only from Indian states but from neighbouring countries like Bhutan, Banglaldesh,Nepal, Shrilanka as well as far countries like South Africa, Zambia etc. Students from, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Andrapradesh and Andaman & Nikobar with International students have created global environment at Acharya School of Design.
Faculties qualified from recognised Institutions like M.S.University, National Institution of Design with lots of teaching and practicing experience are here to guide the young Designers. Often artists & designers visit the Institution for conducting Visiting classes and workshops. ASD is also associated with Art and Design associations, councils and Federations. Acharya School of Design is offering four years under graduate BVA programs in Visual Arts, Communication Design and Industrial Design under which seven specializations available. ASD also offers 2 years Diploma certificate course in Animation.