Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies

One of the Top Graduate Studies College in Bangalore | One of the Best Graduate Studies College in Bangalore

The Sanskrit word "Acharya” means “an influential mentor” which epitomizes the quintessential values of our institution, where imparting knowledge, education, and learning is of paramount importance.

Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies (AIGS) was founded in 2005 and is counted among the top graduate colleges in Bangalore. The Institute offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a variety of subjects that include Language, Sciences, Technology, Commerce, Management, Fashion Design, Marketing, E-Commerce, Psychology, Criminology, etc. AIGS is endowed with modern, technological and academic infrastructure and provides a world-class learning ambience to its students. As the best graduate college in Bangalore, it has expert faculty members who have vocational experience in various streams and are well-versed in imparting practical knowledge to students. Acharya provides hands-on learning exercises that include Project Work, Seminars, Workshops, Industrial Visits, etc.

AIGS is committed to mentoring its students beyond the prescribed curriculum. Through NSS and various social activities, they are made aware of their social responsibilities. Non-English speaking students can learn language skills through Certificate Courses. Seminars and workshops are held to keep updated with the latest developments and enable active interaction with experts.

AIGS excels in Research and Development with collaborations from government and non-government agencies like ICSSR, Department of Science & Technology, VGST, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), etc. Collaborative projects span national institutions like IISc, IITs, DAE, CSIR, and international partners like Virginia Commonwealth University, Iowa State University, and Swedish Institute. The Innovation Council of AIGS fosters creative entrepreneurship skills in students. Join Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies to study numerous interdisciplinary subjects that provide promising valuable skills, knowledge, and careers.


Acharya Institutes, committed to the cause of value-based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspirational initiatives for academic excellence.


To take learning beyond the boundaries and to provide exposure to the students that would help them remain focused and gain knowledge in all respects. To help them learn professional ethics, social values and societal commitment so that they become globally acceptable and competent professionals.

Intelligent Infrastructure

Designed to suit the needs of every student, the Acharya Infrastructure is recognised as one of the best in the country. Form well planned and strategically placed study spaces to congregational areas for students to gather and discuss Acharya has truly thought through every inch of the campus to add purpose to the Acharyan Experience. Labs, research centres, centres of Excellence all caters to the development of students on subject matters where as auditoriums, amphitheatres etc. helps in the holistic growth of the students. Acharya is determined to offer the best to its students, in consequence we are continuously developing innovative ways of using technology to support teaching and learning through online and offline learning environments. Placements at Acharya campus is a dynamic, real-time process which is inclusive, proactive, ambitious and wholesome.

Unique Learning

The students immensely gain by the best practices put-forth such as:

  • Mid-term appraisal by students for initiating mid-course corrective measures for immediate benefit
  • Brainstorming sessions with senior faculty to decide policies and review current practices
  • Annual Knowledge Conclaves to expose students to practicing Architects through panel discussions, video conferencing, etc.
  • Counseling by professional seniors for preparation for career, choice of industry, preparation for facing interview
  • Collaboration with industry for research to initiate students into research culture and thus provide them opportunities for developing problem-solving skills
  • An internet based integrated e-campus for anytime anywhere info

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