Acharya Institute of Management and Sciences (AIMS) is a privately owned self-financed institution that was established in 1994 by a JMJ Education society. It is currently one of the best B-School that currently it offers 6 Postgraduate and 4 Undergraduate programs to about 2, 000 students. AIMS is also accredited by NAAC and IACBE and is also rated as the best Indian college for Entrepreneurship education. Since 1998, it also started offering International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, USA accredited MBA program in India.
The campus of the college is located in Industrial area of Peenya in Bangalore. Railway stations, bus stands, and Bangalore International Airport are in the proximity of the institution.
9 Centers of Excellence:
- AIMS Center for Consulting
- AIMS Entrepreneurship Excellence Center
- AIMS Center for Research
- AIMS Center for Community Service
- AIMS Center for Student Development
- AIMS Center for International Liaison
- AIMS Center for Sustainability
- AIMS Center for Executive Education
- AIMS Center for Corporate and Public Relations
List of international institutions for students and faculty exchange and research programs:
- University of California, Riverside (UCR)-Credit Course and Internship at Disneyworld
- Laval University, Quebec, Canada-Faculty & Student Exchange, Research
- North West University, South Africa-Faculty & Student Exchange, Research
- ESC Troyes, France-Faculty & Student Exchange
- EM Normandie, France-Faculty & Student Exchange
- VATEL, France-Faculty & Student Exchange
- It has 10 departmental libraries with one central library that has a large collection of books volume, national and international research publications, and newspaper. It also has electronic tie-ups with British library, IIM-Bangalore, and Bangalore University library.
- Wi-Fi enabled campus
- Gymnasium and Yoga facilities with experienced instructor.
- Health clinic and first-aid facilities
- Spacious lecture halls with latest audio-visual equipments.
- Indoor and outdoor sports facilities.
- Comfortable separate hostel facilities for boys and girls.
Clubs and committees of AIMS:
- Niranthara (Community service club)
- Foliage (Environmental Club)
- Acta Diurna (Media Club)
- Kannada Club
- English and Communications Skills Club
- Foreign Languages Club
- Finance Club
- Marketing Club
- HRD Forum
- Business Leadership Forum
- Cuisine and Culinary Club
- NOESIS: Intercollegiate Management Fest
- INFINIX: Intercollegiate IT Fest
- Hospitality & Tourism Fest: Intra-College Fest
- Arc de Triumph: Intercollegiate Fest
- INTERFACE: Intercollegiate Fest
AIMS has been constantly recognized and accredited for its all round academic curriculum.
- 13th Best B-School in India - Careers 360 2012
- 29th Best Private B-School in India - Business India 2012
- 35th Best Private B-School in India - Outlook 2012
- 10th Best B-School in India - DainikBhaskarLakshya 2012
- 4th Best Hotel Management Institute in India - GHRDC 2012
- AIMS is associated with bodies like DISNEY WORLD, ISTR, CII, NHRD, AIU, BMA, AWAKE, etc.
- AIMS is also an accredited member of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).
- International scholarship programs: Huawei Maitree Scholarship Program and Trinity College Scholarships.
- Scholarship in India: LIC Golden Jubilee Scholarship Scheme and Indian Oil Academics Scholarship programs.