Where the world comes to learn
Bengaluru's Largest Composite Academy
We are committed to making life at Acharya an international experience - no matter where you are from. Not only are we proud to welcome more international students than any other institution, but our diversity offers invaluable opportunities for you to develop, grow and become globally minded, socially responsible individuals - strengthening your value to potential employers.APPLY NOW
Thirteen Institutions. Infinite Possibilities
Thirteen Institutions. Infinite Possibilities
At Acharya, we believe that education is not limited to academics. We believe in providing our students with a holistic life experience. And with our carefully planned facilities and activities that are built into the campus routine, we make sure our students become responsible human beings and are prepared for the challenges of the real world.
Awards & Recognition
- #1 Technology Enabled Library in India
- #2 Most Diverse Private Campus in India
- Bengaluru's Largest Composite Academy
- #1 Pharmacy College in Bangalore
- #1 Industry Linked Pharmacy College in India
- SIRO Status
- Green Campus Award
Diverse Inquisitive Pioneering
Acharya Institute of Technology
Acharya Institute of Technology(AIT) is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University(VTU). Accredited by National Board of Accreditation(NBA), AIT offers B.E, M.Tech and MBA Programmes.
Acharya's NRV School of Architecture
Acharya's NRV School of Architecture(ANRVSA) is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University(VTU). Approved by AICTE and Council of Architecture (India), ANRVSA offers B.Arch Programmes.
Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy
Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy, affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences & accredited by NBA & NAAC is Bengaluru's #1 Pharmacy college offering B.Pharm, D.Pharm and Pharm.D.
Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies
Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies is affiliated to Bangalore Central University. Accredited by NAAC and recognised by Govt. of Karnataka, AIGS offers bachelors and masters programmes for its aspirants.
Acharya School of Design
Acharya School of Design(ASD) is affiliated to Bangalore Central University. Recognised by Govt. of Karnataka, ASD offers 4 year Bachelor of Visual Arts (BVA) Programmes in various specialisations.
Acharya Institute of Allied Health Sciences
Acharya Institute of Allied Health Sciences is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences(RGUHS). Approved by AICTE, AIAHS offers aspirants Bachelor programmes in the Allied Health domain.
Acharya's NR Institute of Physiotherapy
Acharya's NR Institute of Physiotherapy (ANRIP) is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS). Approved by AICTE, ANRIP offers a 4.5 year BPT programmes for its aspirants.
Acharya School of Management
Acharya School of Management(ASM) approved by AICTE, with an extensive industry interface, international immersion and a dynamic curriculum, offers PGDM Programmes under various dual specialisations.
Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing
Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS). Accredited by NAAC and recognised by Karnataka Nursing SNSN offers GNM for its aspirants.
Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing
Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Accredited by NAAC and recognised by KNC and INC, SNCN offers, M.Sc, PB. B.Sc and Basic B.Sc in Nursing.
Acharya Polytechnic is Approved by AICTE and Recognised by Govt. of India, DIrectorate of Technical Education. Accredited by NBA Acharya Polytechnic offers Diploma Programmes across various domains.
Acharya Institute of English & Foreign Languages
Acharya Institute of English and Foreign Languages (AIEFL) is an institution that offers basic certificate programmes, diploma programmes and advanced certification programmes in various language skills.
An International Experience for all
We’re committed to making student life at Acharya an international experience for everyone - no matter where you are from. Not only are we proud to welcome more international students than any other institution, but our diversity offers exciting opportunities for all students to develop and grow, and to become globally minded, socially responsible individuals.
15 Research centers
Research is integral to learning at Acharya. Students and Faculty are constantly encouraged in lateral- and out- of-box thinking to create advanced applications. The outcome of Research activities carried out across Acharya Institutes in collaboration with Academia & Industry is the generation of Intellectual Property, Publication, Technologies & Products.
Acharya Institutes' constant endeavours to take its academics higher is significantly enabled by its academic alliances with esteemed organizations, worldwide. Faculty and student exchange, formal and informal knowledge interchange, joint projects, etc,. help the robust upgrade. Acharya has collaborated with more than 80 International Universities. Through this, Acharya aims at empowering students with a global exposure through our International Immersion Program.Know more
50 Academic streams:100 programs
Acharya enables students to choose from over 100 programmes from across 50 academic streams. Aspirants of Engineering, Management, Design, Architecture, Pharmacy, Science, Healthcare, Arts, Commerce, Fashion Design, Social Work, etc find Acharya to be a prefered choice.know more
With more than 12,000 students, Acharya strives towards engaging every student with each other. There have been several platforms established to ensure these connections are made to improve the connect of our students for years to come.
Over the years, Acharya has been the second home to students from countries such as Cameroon, Bangladesh, Nepal, Srilanka, Afghanistan, Indonesia, U.S.A among others. The diversity within the campus has inspired inclusiveness within the region and have given our students to develop an international perspective.
120 acres of campus
The 120 Acre Campus of Acharya is an AICTE award winning campus. With Awards such as 'Clean and Smart Campus' and 'Green Campus', Acharya forms a perfect setting to instill holistic devolepment for its students within the district of Bengaluru.
Over the years, Acharya has associated itself with the best industries across various domains to ensure opportunities and growth for our students. This has been through various interactive platforms, setting up of labs and much more.
ATBI-Startup Friendly Campus
Acharya Technology & Business Incubator, helps aspiring entrepreneurs to transform their ideas into reality through training, go to market strategy, funding, etc. Students can test their business ideas and models and can interact with experts and investors to scale up their business.
Every year select 80 to 100 students get the advantage of corporate exposure being Volunteer Coordinators for Placement. 200+ corporates visit the campus year after year and recruit students from every academic stream in the campus. There has been a consistent increase in salaries offered which has gone up to Rs.26.00 lakhs per annum recently.know more
Do more, Be more
Acharya Motor Sports
A group of students with a common interest in steering the direction of travel to an efficient eco friendly method has effectively been brought under the same roof to engineer innovation and promote ingenuity. The club is also supportive of racers who wish to excel on the track. Student Racers are given opportunities to take on various circuits around the country. Eligible candidates are funded by Acharya to take part in events such as SAE REEV, BAJA, Formula Bharath, etc.
Acharya has an unmatched sports infrastructure. With highly qualified coaches and instructors, with facilities including a 10,000 seater, Olympic Sized Stadium, Indoor Sporting Facility, Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton Courts enabling sports including Archery, Gymnasium, Horse Riding, Cricket, Football, American Football, Softball, Rugby, Baseball, Table Tennis, Track and Field sports forms the perfect setting to nurture the dedicated into the best sports-persons on campus.
A sound mind needs a sound body. Acharya’s Fitness Centre is a fitness concern of Acharya Institutes. We believe that a healthy body increases the concentration level of students enabling them to focus better on their tasks. With state of the art equipment, guidance by trained experienced professionals and facilities felicitating Aerobics, Cardio Exercises, etc., Acharya’s Fitness Centre keeps Acharyans fit round the year.
Clubs in Acharya are aplenty and their undertaking, a list too long. Here are a few clubs that are part of Acharya:
● Nature Watch ● i-Care ● Yukthi Club ● Zinios Club ● Journal Club ● Tech Minds ● Lit Gen ● Ruffles ● International Relations Council ● Model United Nations ● Acharya Psychology Association ● Student Nurses Association
Horse riding is an initiative to give the youth a skill which is rare to come by. It is an irresistible offering for the aspiring ones. Well trained instructors will help students smooth out the learning and give that exhilarating feeling of mastery and fitness.
The housing (hostel) facilities are made as ‘homely’ as possible. With choices of single / shared furnished occupancies with or without kitchenettes. The life at the hostel is an extension of the academic pursuit of the student.
Language & Communication
English and foreign language learning facilities within the campus to help students learn English, French and German languages at various levels. Taught by experts and helped by the very latest technology the success rate of learning is rapid.
We believe the welfare of our students is in the forefront of the services we provide. Let it be for documentation, campus introduction, guidance, connecting to the various on-campus and off-campus resources, communication, etc.,
As an integral part of Life at Acharya, we have the proctorial system. The teaching fraternity of Acharya plays the role of a guide and a mentor to 10-15 students under them. By becoming the single point of contact to the parent, they become the fulcrum between the institution, the student and the parent.
When ambition meets opportunity, anything is possible
ASD is a cloud of possibilities which made me realise the artist in me, not only art but also let me achieve a lot in life.
- Vinay -
We had a lot of unique student centric activities that has helped me develop my leadership qualities.
- Arsha -
I am a proud graduate of Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy. This institute has shaped me to the person who I am today and taught me how to tackle the ups and downs in life.
- OwaizUr Rahman Shariff-
AIGS is an institute with multiple cultures and nationalities, a place which gave me knowledge to go through life and a place where my creativity was appreciated as much as my academics.
- Ruman Ahamed -
The faculty here is so friendly,
you will feel as if you never left home in the first place.
- Bhuvaneshwar Singh Deval -
What is learning without celebrations?
At Acharya, we present the perfect platform for all-out fun and jamboree, in the form of Acharya Habba – a 3-day annual techno-cultural fest organised by Acharya Institutes, Bangalore. It draws about 25,000+ students from more than 300 colleges across Karnataka, with 50+ events taking place at the venue.Habba 2020