Acharya Institute of Technology, Bangalore

  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • 3.6

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Acharya Institute of Technology, [AIT] Bangalore is one of the many private institutes of the Acharya Institutes group, and was established in the year 2000. The campus is located on Acharya Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Road in Soladevanahalli area in the outskirts of Bangalore, Karnataka and has an area of 120 acres.It offers undergraduate and postgraduate level courses in the fields of management, science and engineering. There are about 13 undergraduate programs, 6 postgraduate and 11 research programs. 

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Acharya Institute of Technology Highlights

Acharya Institute of Technology is one of the best institutes in India. The institute is at Bangalore’s largest composite academic facility, with over 12000 students. Students are given adequate exposure to gain knowledge by encouraging them to pursue industry internships and take part in student exchange programmes globally. Key highlights of the college are listed below :

Year of Establishment 


Type of Institute


Campus Area

120 Acres 


NAAC ‘B++’





Infrastructure Facilities 

Gym,Transport facilities, Sports facilities, Hostel, ATM



Acharya Institute of Technology Ranking

Acharya Institute of Technology has been recognized by various organizations for its academic excellence and expertise. The college has developed a lot over the years and in the past 2 decades it has been established as a reputed institution in the field of education. Some of the notable recognitions and rankings bagged by the institute are listed below:

  • Ranked 1 for Technology Enabled Library in India
  • Ranked 2  as Most Diverse Private Campus in India 
  • Green Campus Award

Acharya Institute of Technology Courses 

Acharya Institute of Technology offers courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma and research levels. The duration of these programmes varies from course to course. Below is a list of courses offered under each department :




B.E , B.Tech 

Computer Application 




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Acharya Institute of Technology Departments

Acharya Institute of Technology Bangalore is well known for its numerous courses that are offered . Each department is guided properly with a separate team of well qualified faculties. All the academic activities at this Institute are segregated into these departments. Some of the major departments are:

Aeronautical Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Computer Sciences & Engineering

Biotechnology Engineering 

Information Science & Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Mining Engineering

Master of Business Administration

Master of Computer Applications

Machine Design 

Acharya Institute of Technology Admission

Acharya Institute of Technology offers admissions to candidates either through direct mode or through entrance examination. For direct admission, the candidate needs to follow the following steps: 

  • Fill the application form either by visiting the campus or online(visit the official website).
  • Counselors will then get in touch after checking the eligibility of the candidate. 
  • Submit the required documents
  • Offer of admission
  • Payment of fee

For admission through entrance test, the below steps need to be followed:

  • Students need to take up the entrance tests pertaining to the course chosen. 
  • B.Tech - KCET score, M.Tech- GATE/PGCET/KMAT score, MBA-MAT/CMAT/KMAT
  • Student has to meet the eligibility criteria as laid down by the Board/University
  • Online counseling is conducted and courses are allocated based on the merit score.
  •  Payment of fees 

Acharya Institute of Technology Eligibility Criteria

Acharya Institute of Technology has fixed predetermined criteria to become eligible for applying to its various courses. Taking up the respective qualifying examination is mandatory based on the course chosen. Below are some courses along with their eligibility criteria:

Acharya Institute of Technology BE Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must have completed 10+2/ PUC level of education with a minimum aggregate of 45% marks, with English as a compulsory subject
  • Along with physics & chemistry , one of these subjects is a must - Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Electronics, Information Science.
  • Candidates must have valid KCET score to be eligible for the program

Acharya Institute of Technology M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed B.E./B.Tech with a minimum of 50% in aggregate. 
  • Candidates must also take GATE or PGCET

Acharya Institute of Technology MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum of 50% with any bachelor’s degree.
  • Admissions for this course are based on MAT/ KMAT/ PGCET/ CMAT scores.

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Why Choose Acharya Institute of Technology ?

Acharya Institute of Technology is one of the best Engineering colleges in Bangalore. The college offers around 1000 seats per year. Campus has a diverse culture as it engages students from around 60+ countries and so all candidates get to know the world. The infrastructure facilities at Acharya Institutes is plenty to make sure that students and faculties experience the best learning environment possible

  • Actively involved in research and development activities in thrust areas of national importance.
  • Placements at the campus have always been properly conducted under the guidance of the placement cell.
  • At-home environment

Acharya Institute of Technology Academic Advantages 

Acharya Institute of Technology is known for offering diverse courses with a well structured course curriculum. Industry internships and workshops are conducted to enhance the skill of candidates in their areas of specialization. Below are some of the academic advantages : 

  • Holistic learning environment
  • Expert faculty members
  • International exposure 
  • Regular seminars and workshops
  • Well designed curriculum

Acharya Institute of Technology Cut Off

Acharya Institute of Technology cut off marks 2021 are determined based on seat availability, number of candidates who appeared in the exam, scores obtained by candidates, etc. The candidates who are searching for admissions to this institute are required to get the cut off criteria of the same and also need to secure reasonable marks in KMAT/ KCET/ COMEDK  for MBA/ B.Tech/ MCA/ BE. There 3 cut off categories for KCET - General, SC, ST and OBC. 

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Acharya Institute of Technology Infrastructure

Acharya Institute of Technology has well maintained facilities that are plenty to make sure that all the students and faculties can do their best in the knowledge exchange process and overall growth. The institute has a dedicated health center with qualified staff and medical facilities required by students, staff and faculty. The campus has a well-spaced dining hall that provides easy and accessible lunch with affordable food services along with snack options. Some of the other available facilities are listed :

  • Classrooms
  • Hostels
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Security
  • Library
  • Wi-Fi
  • Banking and Cafeteria
  • Post Office
  • Sports Facilities

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Acharya Institute of Technology Placements

Acharya Institute of Technology placement cell performs detailed analysis of students profile to know their career aspirations, and provides them with the best opportunities for placement by interacting with and inviting industry recruiters and also by honing the technical skills and soft skills of the students. The training department is a centralized one at the Acharya Institutes, catering to the students of all the institutes to boost their professionalism and employability. The highest package offered is 21 LPA and the average package is 3 LPA. Some of the top recruiters of the college include :




OG Healthcare






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Acharya Institute of Technology Scholarship

Acharya Institute of Technology Bangalore believes that the journey to successful career excellence can be daunting, with financial hurdles coming in the way. Students get reimbursed for a specific percentage of their tuition fees based on their eligibility. Also, fees can be paid on EMI basis and it is a no cost EMI scheme. There are two main scholarships offered to the candidates in this institution :

  • The Acharya Scholarship
  • Acharya One World Scholarship

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Acharya Institute of Technology Collaborations 

Acharya Institute of Technology has collaborated with multiple universities, industry associations to make sure that the students are given quality education which continuously improves as per the dynamic changes in the industry. These collaborations are done for research, faculty exchange programs, students exchange programs, conducting technical talks and workshops, to develop and design curricula, semester abroad programmes, etc. Names of some of the many partnering universities are as follows: 


Partnering University 


Geneva Business School


University of Alicante


Budapest Metropolitan University


Carleton University

Acharya Institute of Technology Faculty

Acharya Institute of Technology currently has a total strength of 4,423 students across all departments, as well as over 300 extremely qualified faculty members.The team includes both professors and non-teaching staff. Most professors are Ph.D holders and they constantly do research in their respective field. Faculties try to bring out the best in students by conducting several workshops, forum activities, field visits, guest lectures. 

Acharya Institute of Technology Alumni

Acharya Institute of Technology has notable alumni in various fields all over the world. The institution aims at blooming successful professionals in their respective fields. Some of the notable alumni with their profession are listed below:

Notable Alumni


Sourav Mallick

Associate, Bank of New York

Sumith K

Program Manager, Amazon

Akash Tiwary

City Manager, Flipkart


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Acharya Institute of Technology Highlights

Institution Type Private
Total Faculty 300+
Year of Establishment 2000
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 4423
Campus Area 120 Acres

Exams Accepted by Acharya Institute of Technology


Is Acharya a deemed university?

AIT is a private co-educational engineering and management college in Bengaluru, India.

Is Acharya vtu or autonomous?

It's affiliated to VTU.

Is Acharya Institute of Technology Good for MBA?

Yes, it is good. College has good placements with high salary package.

Acharya Institute of Technology Reviews

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Augmenterconsultingpvtltd | Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2014

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2022

  • 4.4
  • Placements & Internships 5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
  • Academics & Faculty 4
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Clubs & Associations 4.5
Placements & Internships

I had done internship at Dabur. It was a stipend based internship in Sales and Marketing.

Average salary offered by companies that come for campus selection is 5,50,000.

Per year 80% of the students get placed.

Alumni network is quite good.

Fees and Scholarship

My course fee was 6 lacs for 2 years.

There were some entrance exams like PGCET for scholarship. 40% of the students get scholarship.

Yes, loan is needed. I got it from SBI and it can be easily availed.

Chandanagm | Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Aeronautical Engineering), batch of 2021

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

  • 4.3
  • Placements & Internships 4
  • Fees and Scholarship 5
  • Academics & Faculty 4
  • College Infrastructure 5
  • Clubs & Associations 4.5
Placements & Internships

I have done Internships in the below organizations: 1) Throttle Aerospace Pvt Ltd 2) Jet Aerospace Pvt Ltd Companies that come for campus hiring: IT, Marketing, Sales, core(Aeronautical).

Fees and Scholarship

Course fee: 70,000 - 2,00,000 per year (it depends on the quota you have gotten admission). There are no scholarships available from college, but one can apply for the state and central government scholarships. If required, educational loan can be taken at banks.

Savitha | Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019

Reviewed on Jun 01, 2022

  • 3.8
  • Placements & Internships 5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3
  • Academics & Faculty 3
Placements & Internships

I didn't take up any interviews, but there were many companies that came and the placement percentage was high when I was there.

Fees and Scholarship

The fee is about 6 LPA for MBA however there are many scholarships that a student can opt for I am not sure if the college itself offers any scholarships, but I took loan from bank and finished my studies

Surya | Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2017

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2021

  • 4.3
  • Academics & Faculty 4.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 4
  • Placements & Internships 4
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
Academics & Faculty
  • When I first got admitted, it was a whole new experience. The campus is constructed in a unique way. The engineering is marvellous. Coming to academics, the academic fleet is strong in its concepts as well as technical aspects. No comments regarding the cultural and the fest. Home for students from almost 20 countries around the world, I would consider Acharya as A Family Away From Family
Fees and Scholarship
  • Fee is quite okay. I pay around Rs 55000-60000 per year.
  • Almost 70% of the students are eligible for scholarship.
  • Loans depend on each student. If a student is eligible for loan, he/she can avail it.

Harshitha | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science), batch of 2018

Reviewed on Aug 05, 2021

  • 2.9
  • Placements & Internships 2.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • College Infrastructure 4
  • Clubs & Associations 3.5
Placements & Internships

Key companies start hiring from the 7th semester, Major companies like Infosys, Cognizant, Capgemini come do come. The placements for CSE and ISE is good, as a lot of IT companies come for recruitment. Average salary figures are INR 3.25 lakh per annum, and the highest is INR 7 lakh per annum, almost 50% of the students get placed. Internship programs are also available.

Fees and Scholarship

If a student gets through CET the course fee per annum ranges from INR 50,000 to INR 55,000, comet-k and management fee ranges from INR 1.5 lakhs to INR 1.95 lakh per annum. Scholarships options are available for students with minority quota(SC, ST or OBC).

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