About Acharya Institutes

The Sanskrit word "Acharya", which means "TEACHER", epitomizes the quintessential values of our institution, where traditional respect for teachers is of paramount importance.
At our 27th year, we at Acharya Institutes, Bangalore are proud to be the choice of students from around the world.

Our Motto

"Nurturing Aspirations Supporting Growth"

Our Vision

"Acharya Institutes, Committed to the cause of value-based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as a fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspirational initiatives for Academic Excellence"


We are : A student centric campus that attracts over 4000 aspiring youth each year from across the globe.
We have : An atmosphere of academic excellence that draws best teaching faculty into it.
We instill : Time tested values in grooming youth into responsible human beings.
We create : An encouraging and competitive environment that enables academic growth.

Educational Institutions

Acharya Institute of Technology is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, Government of India and Accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA).

Acharya Institute of Technology is committed to excellence in teaching, learning, research, and developing professionals in many disciplines, who make a difference globally. Acharya faculty are not only involved in teaching but they also pursue rigorous reasearch to push the boundaries of human knowledge. For the students who are motivated to pursue their academic research and take up the biggest challenges of the 21st century, Acharya Institute of Technology is the ultimate destination. Located in the south Indian city 'Bangalore', known as ” The Silicon Valley of India”. Acharya Institute of Technology was established in the year 2000 and offers 13 undergraduate prgrammes, 11 postgraduate programmes and 11 research programmes. The diverse academic programmes attract nearly 5000 students from 60+ countries as well as from all parts of India. Acharya prides itself of having a large notable alumnus from around the world. ...read more


Acharya’s NRV School of Architecture was founded in 2009 as an independent Architecture College. Though Acharya’s NRV School of Architecture is just about seven years old, it has grown in reputation to be one of the premier institutions imparting Architectural education in Bangalore. This phenomenal growth can be attributed to the passion with which the institution has been nurtured by the Chairman of Acharya Group. It is nestled in its own landscaped building within the 120 acre Acharya Campus. The Architect designed Campus with its aesthetically appealing buildings set in sylvan surroundings acts as an inspiration for students who wish to pursue Architecture as a career. ...read more


Mr. B. Premnath Reddy, a visionary with a passion for service founded the JMJ Education Society. Inspired by his father, Mr. B.M. Reddy’s active involvement in the pharmaceutical services he established ‘Acharya and B M Reddy College of Pharmacy’ during 1992, located at Soldevanahalli, Bangalore. The campus has been designed in such a way it is unique, student centric, with spacious, airy and well lit Class-rooms with projector facility, Seminar Halls and Laboratories. It has an impressive Olympic size stadium for all track and field and cultural events with an expansive green – grove. The campus is so eco- friendly in every way that it has got rainwater harvested lake and water treatment plant. It is a fully Wi-Fi enabled campus and it is complete with a vibrant student activity centre, canteen and residential halls. ...read more


Acharya School of Management (ASM) was founded in 2008-09 to instill a sense of practical purpose to the study and bring in immediacy in career-prospects to students.

The founding mission of ASM is “To provide excellent inter-disciplinary management education by comprehensively leveraging the multi-academic-stream expertise of Acharya Institutes and nurture and support managerial and entrepreneurial aspirations of its students and thereby fortify the promising small and medium enterprises (SME) segment of the Indian economy by being their most preferred partner for consulting, research, executive training and supply of managerial, wealth-creation talent”.

The uniqueness of Acharya School of Management is in its multi-stream academic networking. Through this, ASM is able to leverage the exposure and expertise available in the integrated campus of Acharya Institutes, in domains as varied as Engineering, I.T., B.T., Pharmacy, Paramedics, Media & Communications, Fashion Design, Architecture, Humanities and Basic Sciences, and thus provide the discerning management students a larger canvas to apply their management tools and techniques as part of their study program.

ASM’s aim is not just to produce managers, but to produce enthusiastic young leaders who will be wealth creators and wealth managers for industry. The academic insights will also help students to imbibe skills and resources for entrepreneurship and manage family businesses in a strategic and efficient manner. ...read more


Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies (AIGS) was founded in 2005. It offers a wide range of graduate, post graduate programmes in different academic streams that include Language, Sciences, Technology, Commerce, Management, Commerce, Fashion Design, Marketing, Accounting, E-Commerce, etc.

AIGS is endowed with modern physical, technological and academic infrastructure and provides world class learning ambience to its students. The Faculty members have vocational experience in various streams impart practical knowledge to students coupled with hands-on learning exercises that include Project Work, Seminars, Workshops, Industrial Visits, etc.

AIGS's commitment towards grooming its students goes beyond prescribed curriculum. It involves participation in NSS and various social activities that sensitizes them to the society. It offers Certificate Courses for improving language skills for non-English speaking students. It holds Seminars and Workshops for building current awareness and enabling active interaction with expert-practitioners in various fields. 'Acharya Samachar', the campus periodical is fully executed by the students of the Communications Dept., who are also engaged in producing Video Documentaries. ...read more


Located in Bangalore, the silicon valley of India, Acharya Polytechnic is the first institution of the Acharya Institutes, founded in 1990. Today it offers a wide range of Technical Diploma programmes. With one of the finest infrastructure comprising Class Rooms, Workshops, Labs, Seminar Halls, Library and Sporting facilities, Acharya Polytechnic shines as a flagship institution of the Acharya Institutes. Acharya Polytechnic Accredited by National Board of Accreditation Sydney accord and celebrated 25th years of excellence. ...read more


Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing, a constituent College of the group of Acharya Institutes, was set up in 2003. Nestled among the splendid greenery in the campus that stretches in 120 acres of land, the College has been providing a perfect ambiance for the pursuit of excellence in Nursing Education and to learn the full spectrum of nursing care. It is located in an exclusive building, which is 40977 square feet and the building is well planned so as to meet the requirements of Indian Nursing Council New Delhi.

Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing offers the Post Graduate and Graduate Programmes in Nursing. The College is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), approved by Karnataka Nursing Council (KNC) and Indian Nursing Council (INC) and is recognized by the Government of Karnataka. The ambiance of the Acharya Nursing Institutions and the faculty fully complement this approach and this has seen unparalleled academic and career success for its students. Uniquely nursing students at Acharya get the benefit of a multi-cultural, multi-academics campus, get to participate in a number of academic, curricular and extra-curricular activities and grow up to be complete human beings. The eminent guest lectures and richly endowing outbound learning exercises through community reach-out programmes offer them fantastic hands-on learning experiences, too. Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing received the NAAC Accreditation in 2011. ...read more


Founded in the year 2004, Acharya College of Education offers Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) and Diploma in Education (D.Ed) Programmes.

Efficiency in training teachers springs vastly from experience. Acharya faculty have years of invaluable experience in training the future teachers.

The extensive resources of infrastructure, laboratories, libraries, computer facilities, learning aids, demonstration kits, etc. make the teacher training at Acharya, a far-reaching and effective one.

The Acharya Institute’s sprawling campus provides the candidates, the right interactive platform for observance, experiment and discovery of newer and more effective methods of teaching. The students’ presence in this single-location educational conglomerate also opens up the potential for useful and meaningful interaction with teachers of other Acharya institutions, which will strengthen their own perceptions and add value to their learning. We believe that ‘child-centered education can be achieved only through a teacher-centered school’. ...read more


Acharya Pre University College is recognized by Government of Karnataka and approved by Department of Pre-University Education Bangalore and it has been rendering the quality education to the needy for more than a decade. Located in Bangalore North district the college it has made a mark in the educational sector with its plethora of versatile and vibrant academic activities. The academic results have been very good and consistent in the qualifying examinations. Students get placements in prestigious Institutions. The holistic approach in teaching blended with the modernity has put the college on the top among 300 plus Pre-University Colleges in the region. With a real and effective Proctor system in place, APUC has been able to make a mark in guiding both the students and the parents when it comes to building careers for the students. Round- the- clock monitoring of the students from a close proximity has been a hallmark enabling the students to get to the top of academics and all-round development. Aspirations of students are nurtured and nourished very scientifically at APUC by imbibing the quality of eventful learning the skills and acquiring the knowledge.

APUC - a jewel in the crown of Pre-University education always ensures discipline and total commitment at character building, better comprehension of the knowledge and its social applications. It believes that a nation encompassed with the strongly built characters will stand out against all odds. The effective proctor system catapults the students to the crescendo of achievements. We nurture the thirst for knowledge, creativity, communication skills, open-mindedness, courage, conviction, self-reliance, team spirit, leadership qualities and basic values of humankind in a systematic way. ...read more


A reasonable level of English Proficiency is of paramount importance in the professional world. English is the leading international language for business, education, medicine, travel, technology and the media. The English Language Programmes offered at AIEFL are exclusively designed to make sure that the students not only acquire basic and technical English but also get to learn integrated professional skills required in IT / Management sectors. Thus, the programmes, with their cutting-edge curriculum and methodology, will empower the learners to pursue global careers in English speaking countries. The courses are primarily designed for the students who are keen to improve their ability to communicate effectively in English in the day-to-day situations, pursue higher academic learning or seek employment in English speaking countries. ...read more


Acharya School of Design got affiliation from Bangalore University on 26th June, 2015. Acharya School of Design was proposed by honorable 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 backdrop of naturally beautiful terrain. It has many other facilities like Auditorium, Library, Computer Labs, workshops etc. Acharya School of Design inspiring students not only from Indian states but from neighboring countries like Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Shrilanka as well as far countries like South Africa, Zambia etc. Students from, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar with International students have created a 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. ...read more


The requirement of health care specialists has triggered the rapid growth of the allied health care sector across the globe. The health care market is projected to reach US$ 280 billion by 2020, thanks to the recent advancements in health care awareness. The rising need for health care facilities is coupled by the rising demand of health care technicians.

Acharya Institute of Allied Health Sciences provides its students, options to choose from various professional programs it offer. Each program is carefully designed according to the guidelines set by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science. These programs are open to all students who have met the eligibility criteria to undertake the program. Acharya Institute of Allied Health Sciences is also associated with several labs and hospitals that enable its students to have a real world handle of the subject as they grow to be the best in their respective field of expertise.