Alliance University is a private university established on August 2, 2010 by the Government of Karnataka’s Alliance University Act 2010. The main university campus is located at the Chandapura-Anekal road, Bangalore. The university also has a city campus at BTM Layout in Bangalore.
The university is managed by a Board of Governors headed by the vice chancellor Dr. Madhukar G. Angur. Other members of the board include Dr. D. Ayappa, vice chancellor of the university and the principle secretary to the government. The other members include eminent educationists who are nominated on the board.
What Does it Offer?
The university has 10 colleges affiliated to it. These are the School of Business, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Commerce, College of Engineering and Design, College of Science, College of Law and International Affairs, College of Medicine and Dentistry, College of Education and Human Services, School of Health Professions and Studies and College of Media and Communications.
The School of Business offers BBM, MBA, Executive MBA, PhD and Executive PGDM courses. The school holds its BBM classes at the city campus. However, students can utilize the facilities and services at the main campus.
The College of Arts and Humanities offers degree courses at the graduate and post-graduate levels. The focus is to equip students with skills in areas such as taxation, finance, accountancy and other related areas. The classes are held at the city campus. The courses offered include Bachelor in Commerce, Master of Financial Management and Master of Commerce degrees.
The programs offered by the College of Engineering and Design include B Tech courses in computer science, electronics and IT. Post graduate students can opt for M Tech or MS by research. The college has excellent infrastructure, including a technological ambience and a futuristic library.
The Who’s Who of Alliance University
Dr. Madhukar G. Angur is the University Chancellor. He holds a Ph D from the University of Texas, a post graduate diploma in management from IIM Ahmedabad and a B Tech degree from NIT, Surathkal. He worked in both academics as well as industry and is acknowledged as one of the leading experts in the field of business strategy and business analysis.
Dr. D. Ayappa, the Vice Chancellor is a renowned expert in rural development and sericulture. He was also a syndicate member of the Bangalore University.
The core and visiting faculty at the School of Business includes well-known personalities from industry as well as eminent educationists.