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About Us

About the Institute

  • AKSHAYA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY located in Tumkur is founded by Akshaya Education Trust with Dr.Shivakumar K S as the Chairman of the Institute who is a renowned Paediatrician known for his simplicity, vision and entrepreneurship. Ever since the inception of Akshaya Institute of Technology in the year 2009 with the blessing of Dr. Sri Sri Shivakumara Swamiji of Siddagang Mutt, the College has gained great momentum to establish itself as one of the reputed institutions in the country. Tumkur is being considered for smart city development program and has a huge industrial township and food park which is generating great job opportunities in multifaceted areas.
  • Akshaya Institute of Technology is one of the popular Engineering Colleges in Karnataka offering Technical Education in various branches of Engineering. The institute is devoted to the cause of technical education and focuses on character building and man making exercise by inculcating ethical, moral and spiritual values in the students. The campus is spread over 25 acres of land with wide spread buildings and lush green open space. The objective of the institute is to impart high quality engineering education to produce graduates who are globally acceptable. To meet this objective the institute has good academic ambience, highly qualified and dedicated faculty members, well equipped laboratories with state of the art experimental facilities to produce world class engineers. All the class rooms are provided with audio visual equipments and smart boards for maintaining impressive and inspiring content delivery during lecture classes. Majority of the faculty members are actively involved in research and publishing their research findings in reputed national and international journals and conferences. The faculty members frequently undergo training programmes to update their knowledge for the changing requirement. The institute has well-stocked library which is kept open from 8am to 8pm. Large number of books on various fields of engineering cater to the needs of the students.

  • The institute offers under graduate (UG) and post graduate (PG) courses in four thrust areas of engineering; Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Electronics and Communication Engineering. Placement and training department of the institute organizes various training programmes right from the first semester to final semester on spoken and written English in addition to various skills development programmes required to make the students employable and acceptable by the corporate world. Excellence in teaching-learning activity of the institute has resulted in high pass percentage with excellent scoring by the students in the university examinations. Consistent and quality placement training has resulted in good number of campus placements of the students in reputed companies. Some of the students aspire for higher studies and obtain seats in western universities with scholarships. The alumni of the institute have spread across the globe and some of them have occupied top positions in multinational companies. Annual alumni meet is organized on May 1st of every year.

  • The Pre-Incubation centre of the institute is working very effectively and transforming many young graduates into entrepreneurs. Good numbers of start-up companies are being initiated in the pre-incubation centre. The institute provides free space, building, electric power, water and other basic facilities for the start-ups. The institute is associated with many industries and universities for collaborative technical programmes and research activities.

  • Many students participate in co-curricular and extracurricular activities and competitions organized by other institutes and win prizes. The institute organizes technical and cultural fests every year in which the students from other institutes will also participate. All the students of the institute participate in NSS and Swach Bharath activity on all Saturdays. For all-round development of the students, the institute has the facilities like, digital library, music club, dance club, sports club, well equipped jim, reading room, yoga centre, etc. Bus facility is available for the students and faculty members to commute to various parts of the city. High-tech canteen meets the needs of the students and employees of the institute. The campus is wifi enabled and the students can access internet anywhere in the campus round the clock, including in the hostel. Separate hostel facility is available for boys and girls in the campus at nominal charges. The institute helps students in obtaining various scholarships. Top scorers in the university examinations are suitably rewarded.The short-term goal of the institute is to get NBA and NAAC accreditation. The long term goal is to become autonomous institute and ultimately a world class deemed university.

Who We Are

Dr. Shivakumar K.S
M.B.B.S., M.D., D.C.H
Founder Chairman, Akshaya Education Trust

Chairman's Message

The establishment of Akshaya Institute of Technology patronized by Akshaya Education Trust is one of the renowned educational institutions imparting education since 2003. Hard work and perseverance made this dream project a reality.
The grand edifice is built in the lush green environment to house the engineering courses with well experienced faculty, rich library attached with digital library and fully loaded labs and work shop. I gratefully acknowledge the co-operation rendered by members of the trust, particularly efforts of Dr. S Shobha, Managing Trustee.

I thank all those responsible for inception of this new engineering college in Tumkur.

Profile: Dr. Shivakumar a renowned Pediatrician in Tumkur City is known for his simplicity and entrepreneurship. A man with broad vision and amazing reasoning power. A philanthropist by nature and theist by practice. Dr. Shivakumar is a friend, Philosopher and guide. Foreseeing the need of quality professionals to meet the global challenges in the field of Science and Technology, Dr. Shivakumar founded Akshaya Education Trust and thus plunged into the social service in the year 2003 aiming at establishing educational institutions to generate professional with job ethics and social commitment embedded with basic human values.
Inspired by his clear vision and guided by his “Manthra” he established Akshaya Education Trust. Science then he toiled incessantly and untiringly to establish a galaxy of institutions in Nursing, Teacher Education and Engineering. The dream project Akshaya Institute of Technology was established in the year 2009 in order to contribute talented engineers to the society.
Dr. Shivakumar is ambitious and optimistic of raising the institution to the global standards.

Dr.K.V.Sreenivas Rao
PhD (IIT Madras)
Prinicpal, Akshaya Institute of Technology

Principal's Message

Welcome to Akshaya Institute of Technology, Tumkur (AIT Tumkur) website and Hearty Greetings to You. It is a very challenging and the most difficult job to choose an engineering college out of the many available for the students and parents. I congratulate the students and their parents who have chosen our institute for their engineering education. Yes, you have taken the right decision by choosing our institute because of the following facts. . AIT Tumkur is considered as one among very few best institutions in the state imparting excellent technical education incorporating contemporary developments, in addition to building character and moral values in the students. The institute provides a very congenial and exciting atmosphere for the all-round development of the students. The academic and other training programs ensure that each and every student acquires the knowledge and skills needed to be highly successful in their professional life.

Anticipating the need for quality engineering graduates in the region we are determined to generate individuals who are capable of meeting global challenges in the field of science and technology. There is a clear void between the engineering academics and the corporate world and to eliminate this, the institute has incorporated a separate placement and training department, who are accountable to groom the budding engineers. The department organizes various training programmes right from the first semester to final semester on spoken and written English in addition to various skill development programmes required to make the students employable and acceptable by the corporate world. As a result a large majority of the students are placed in various companies in the campus placement drive. During this academic year all eligible candidates are placed in various companies.

On the flipside, the students of our institute are uniformly motivated to take part in co-curricular activities and develop an all-round personality. We are determined to see that every student who joins our institute will be able to realize his/her dream of becoming a successful professional and lead a contented life contributing to the development of the nation.
I convey my best wishes to every one through this website and hope that AIT alumni spread in premier organizations in India and abroad would get access to this website to know about their Alma mater.

Managing Trustee

Dr.Shobha S
M.B.B.S., D.G.O
Managing Trustee, Akshaya Education Trust

Akshaya Education Trust has been established in the year 2003 with the vision of imparting education to the students, to supplement the needs of the society.

Foreseeing the need of Engineers for the progress of the country in the light of globalization, liberalization and privatization, the Trust thought of starting a New Engineering College in the name and style of Akshaya Institute of Technology at Linapura, Koratagere Road, Tumkur. The Campus is spread over 25 acres of lush green land.

Ever since the inception of Akshaya Institute of Technology with the blessing of Dr. Sri Sri Shivakumara Swamiji, of Siddaganga Mutt, the college is gaining the desired momentum to establish itself as one of the reputed institutions in the country.

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