Alliance University

Private University |   2010   UGC Approved | AIU Member

Alliance University Bangalore

Alliance University is a Private University established in Karnataka State by Act No.34 of year 2010 and is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. 

Alliance University Bangalore Karnataka reimagines the university as a community at the forefront of addressing 21st-century challenges. It views research as the core of all teaching and learning, promoting a unity between them to push the boundaries of knowledge and solve real-world problems locally, nationally, and globally. The Alliance University Bangalore anekal aims to be a hub for interaction among industry, government, civil society, and the broader community.

Amidst technological and social transformations that are redefining employability, the alliance university embraces diverse specializations while maintaining a commitment to unify all knowledge. A deliberate integration of business, engineering, law, and liberal arts units fosters transdisciplinarity as the core academic philosophy. By freely bridging diverse fields such as psychology and data science, technology and law, physics and philosophy, or business and rhetoric, transdisciplinarity cultivates a dynamic foundation for collaboration, inquiry, and enterprise.


There are Several Schools of Alliance University

  1. Alliance College of Engineering and Design
  2. Alliance School of Business
  3. Alliance School of Economics
  4. Alliance Ascent College
  5. Alliance School of Film and Media Studies
  6. Alliance School of Law
  7. Alliance School of Liberal Arts and Humanities
  8. Alliance School of Sciences
  9. Alliance University Centre of Excellence

Vision: Alliance University’s vision is to be a world-class University that nurtures talent and catalytically transforms the lives of millions through excellence in teaching, research, service and community development. To uphold a commitment to shaping lives through scholarly teaching and learning, and that which contributes to an equitable and holistic transformation of society at large.

Mission: The mission of the University is to create and sustain a community of lifelong learners in an environment that emphasizes literacy, critical thinking, and humanistic and scientific inquiry.

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in the academic disciplines of business, engineering, technology, film & media studies, design & creative arts, public policy, economics, sciences,  liberal arts and humanities, commerce, and law under the aegis of its flagship constituent colleges Alliance School of Business, Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance School of Law, Alliance Ascent College, Alliance School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, Alliance School of Design and Creative Arts, Alliance School of Film and Media Studies, Alliance School of Economics, Alliance School of Sciences, Centre of Excellence in Public Policy, Sustainability and ESG Research.


BA (Hons.) Sociology

Total Fee: INR 1400000

Bachelor of Visual Arts (BVA)

Total Fee: INR 1400000 Hons. Economics

Total Fee: INR 800000

M.Com-Master of Commerce

Total Fee: INR 200000

BA (Hons.) English

Total Fee: INR 1400000

BA (Hons.) Media Studies

Total Fee: INR 1400000

BA (Hons.) Political Science

Total Fee: INR 1400000

B.Sc (Hons.) Data Science

Total Fee: INR 1400000 (Hons.) Psychology

Total Fee: INR 1400000

B.Sc (Hons.) Statistics

Total Fee: INR 1400000

B.A. LL.B Hons-Bachelor of Law

Total Fee: INR 1500000

Ph. D. in Law

Total Fee: INR 350000

Executive PGDM

Total Fee: INR 210000


Total Fee: INR 300000

MBA Digital Transformation

Total Fee: INR 1800000

Ph.D. in Engineering and Design

Total Fee: INR 350000


Total Fee: INR 900000

M.A. in English

Total Fee: INR 400000

M.A in Economics

Total Fee: INR 400000

Ph.D. School of Liberal Arts

Total Fee: INR 350000

Bachelor of Design

Total Fee: INR 1400000

M.Sc. in Data Science

Total Fee: INR 400000

Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics

Total Fee: INR 350000

Ph.D. in Economics

Total Fee: INR 350000

Ph.D. in Sciences

Total Fee: INR 350000


Founded in 2010 in Bangalore, Karnataka, Alliance University stands as a private institution committed to academic excellence. In the 2023 National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) assessment, the university achieved notable recognition, securing the 87th position in the management category. Furthermore, Alliance University earned the 25th rank in the field of Law according to the NIRF 2023 rankings.

Diversifying its academic offerings, Alliance University provides a spectrum of programs including undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral, and executive courses. These courses span across various disciplines, encompassing Engineering, Management, Commerce, Liberal Arts, and Law. The university's commitment to offering a comprehensive educational experience reflects its dedication to fostering academic growth and excellence in multiple domains.

Alliance University stands out for its commendable placement opportunities, with a highest recorded package reaching an impressive 60.1 LPA. The university's placement drive attracts participation from a diverse pool of over 600 companies, reflecting the trust and interest of the corporate world in Alliance University graduates.

Among the top recruiters associated with Alliance University's placement process are renowned companies such as Amazon, American Express, IBM, Infosys, KPMG, and TCS, to name a few. This not only underscores the quality of education at Alliance University but also highlights its strong connections with leading industry players.

Name of the University

Alliance University



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Ranking (2023)

Ranked 25 under the 'Law' category by the NIRF Ranking 2023

Ranked 87 under the 'Management' category by the NIRF Ranking 2023

Popular Courses              

B.Tech & MBA

Top Recruiters

TCS, Wipro, Deloitte, Accenture, Amazon

Alliance University Courses & Eligibility 

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, executive, and doctoral degree programs and several professional certificate programs under its constituent schools.

  1. Alliance School of Business offers B.Com.(Hons.), BBA(Hons.), MBA, MBA in Digital Transformation, Executive PGDM, and Ph.D. in Management.
  2. Alliance School of Law offers. B.A. LL.B., B.B.A. LL.B., LL.B., LL.M., and Ph.D. in Law.
  3. Alliance College of Engineering and Design offers BCA, B.Tech., MCA, M. Tech., and Ph.D. in Engineering and Design.
  4. Alliance Ascent College offers B.Com. (Hons.), BBA (Hons.), MBA, M. Com.
  5. Alliance School of Liberal Arts and Humanities offers BA (Hons.), B.Sc. (Hons.), BFA, BVA, MA, Global Leaders’ Alliance (GLA) and Ph.D. from School of Liberal Arts.
  6. Alliance School of Design and Creative Arts offers B. Des.
  7. Alliance School of Film and Media Studies offers BA (Hons.), B.Sc. (Hons.).
  8. Alliance School of Economics offers B.Sc. (Hons.), MA, Ph.D. in Economics.
  9. Alliance School of Sciences offers B. Sc. (Hons.), M. Sc., Ph.D. in Sciences and Ph. D. in Applied Mathematics.
  10. Centre of Excellence in Public Policy, Sustainability and ESG Research offers in BA (Hons.) in Public Policy | Public Administration | Politics and Governance.




Class 12 with a minimum of 45 percent aggregate (40 percent aggregate for reserved category candidates) in Physics and Mathematics (compulsory subjects) plus Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject

BBA LLB (Hons)  & BA LLB (Hons)

Class 12 in any stream with a 45 percent aggregate (40 percent aggregate for SC/ST) from a recognised school

BBA, (Hons)

Class 12 with a minimum aggregate of 45 percent (40 percent for SC/ST) in a relevant stream


Bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate (45% aggregate for SC/ST).

Executive PGDM

A bachelor's degree from a reputable university is required.


LLB or any other degree with a 45 percent aggregate (40 percent aggregate for reserved category candidates)


BTech/BE with a minimum aggregate of 55 percent (50 percent for SC/ST) in a relevant discipline


Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline with a 55 percent aggregate (50 percent aggregate for reserved category).


Alliance University Admission Process

Alliance Selection Process is designed for holistic evaluation of the candidate based on the following parameters: Past Academic Performance; National Test Scores followed by a Personal Interview. The applicants are shortlisted on the basis of their profiles. They are also expected to meet the qualifying scores in at least one of the entrance exams. Each of the profiles are scored by a panel based on the overall performance and past academic record. Extracurricular activities such as sports or cultural activity achievements at state and national level are also considered in the profile evaluation.

Various factors are considered for selection of applicants are-

  • Overall profile
  • Academic background
  • Work experience
  • Entrance scores
  • Versatility and achievements


All applications are reviewed by the selection committee. Candidates are evaluated based on the candidate’s performance in the national entrance exam or Alliance entrance exam, academic performance through school and college and their involvement in extra-curricular activities and the performance in various aspects on the selection day.

Alliance School of Business Admission for MBA is open. Bengaluru, offers MBA/PGDM based on Alliance Management Aptitude Test (AMAT) followed by Personal Interview. However, candidates holding a valid score in any National or state level exams like CAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ NMAT. Admission to BBA is based on AUSAT (Alliance University Scholastic Aptitude Test) followed by a personal interview. For Doctoral program admission is based on Alliance Research Aptitude Test (ARAT) followed by a personal Interview.

Alliance University Fees



Total Fees

B.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering

4 years

INR 15 L

B.Tech Aerospace

4 years

INR 12 L

B.Tech Electronics and Communication

4 years

INR 12 L

B.Tech. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering

4 years


B.Tech in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

4 years

INR 15 L

B.Tech Civil Engineering

4 years


B.Tech Mechanical Engineering

4 years


B.Tech Lateral

3 years

INR 7.75 L


5 years

INR 15 L


5 years

INR 15 L


3 years



1 years


BBA (Hons.)

4 years

INR 12 L


3 years

INR 15 L

BFA/ BVA/ B.A. (Hons.)/ B.Sc.(Hons.)

4 years

INR 14 L


2 years



4 years

INR 14 L


2 years

INR 2.50 L


2 years



3 years

INR 3.50 L


2 years

INR 15 L

MBA Digital Transformation

2 years

INR 18 L

B.Com. (Hons.)

4 years



Alliance University Cut off

Below is the KCET Cutoff 2023 for the General Merit (GM) Category at Alliance University:

In the first round of admissions, the overall cutoff rank for KCET falls within the range of 40850 to 79447.





B.Tech Computer Science Engineering




B.Tech Electronics & Communication Engineering




B.Tech Information Technology




B.Tech Aerospace Engineering




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Scholarship Policy:-

Scholarships are offered to students across all programs. Merit scholarships based on National Entrance Exam Scores and Academic Results are announced by the Alliance Scholarship Committee. Scholarships worth Rs. 6 Crores available for meritorious students. Category-based scholarships are offered by the Registrar’s office on a first-come, first-served basis.

Scholarship Categories:

  • Merit-based Scholarships
  • Category-based Scholarships
  • Alumni Scholarships
  • Employee Scholarships


These scholarships are specifically created to recognize and support outstanding students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance, talent, or other achievements. By recognizing and rewarding excellence, merit-based scholarships motivate students to work harder, achieve more, and pursue their goals with greater determination. For these reasons and more, we are pleased to offer a range of merit-based scholarships to deserving students, and we encourage all eligible students to apply for these valuable opportunities.


Differently Abled:

  • Applicable as per the provisions of the RPwD Act, 2016 to all the categories of disabilities identified. A student with 40% permanent disability of the mentioned categories and with a Unique Disability ID from the Government of India will be considered for the scholarship.

Defence and Paramilitary Quota:

  • Serving personnel; ex-servicemen; retired personnel and deceased personnel or their dependents from Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force, Coast Guard, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Railway Protection Force (RPF), National Security Guards (NSG), Special Frontier Force (SFF), Assam Riffles, Border Road Organization / General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF), Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Military Engineers Service (MES) and Defense Security Corps (DSC).


In gratitude for being a part of the Alliance Alumni family and for the development and extension of our learning community, Alliance University provides scholarships to its alumni, their spouses, children and siblings specifically for tuition fees only, allowing them to focus on achieving their academic and professional goals.


In gratitude and appreciation for our employees at Alliance University for their service, Alliance University is pleased to offer a scholarship facility for our employees to the doctoral as well as executive programmes offered at Alliance University. This scholarship also extends to the children of Alliance employees who are in service and provides financial assistance specifically for tuition fees, making higher education more accessible and affordable for our employees’ families. By investing in the future of our employees and their children, we aim to empower and build a community of present and future leaders and innovators.

Why Alliance University?

  • Case Study- Case Study are designed and delivered in the classroom, which provides students with a framework to understand and analyze real-world challenges in a simulated setting.
  • Campus life- Prometheus as a club makes conscious efforts to keep the student community updated on contemporary events through brainstorming sessions, intellectual panel discussions, simulations and quizzes. It has been actively engaging in building a strong academic base for financing major students in enhancing their general awareness and ability to interpret current financial news.
  • Lecture- Classrooms and lecture halls at Alliance University are well-equipped with modern teaching aids such as multimedia projectors and computers with Wi-Fi connectivity.
  • Mentoring- Mentorship is part of the larger ecosystem of the University to support and assist students from outside their direct learning structure, and to ensure that they develop the right skills and attitude to broaden their employment and educational options while achieving their full potential as responsible adults.
  • Workshop- The practicals sessions are ideal testing grounds for students to apply, test and confirm the curriculum that is delivered in the classroom.
  • International collaborations- International collaborations between Alliance University and universities abroad extend to students an opportunity to study at internationally renowned, accredited partner universities while gaining in-depth exposure to a different study environment.

Alliance University Placement 

The Career Advancement and Networking (CAN) program are dedicated to assisting students in achieving their career goals. By aiding students in better understanding their career objectives, exploring new possibilities, guiding them along career paths, preparing them for interviews, and navigating the complexities of job searches, CAN organizes various activities, such as guest lectures, corporate events, seminars, in-plant training, certificate programs, workshops, live projects, and industry exposure visits for university graduates.

In addition to these group activities, one-on-one career counseling sessions conducted by the Office of Career Advancement and Networking (CAN) delve into students' interests, skills, and competencies. These sessions also involve a regular scrutiny of students' academic growth. This comprehensive approach aims to provide personalized guidance and support at every stage of the students' journey. As a result of these efforts, a myriad of opportunities is consistently generated at Alliance University, connecting graduating students with leading firms and companies year after year.



Highest package

INR 60.1 LPA

Average Salary


Total recruiters


New recruiters


Total offers made



INR 38.05 LPA


INR 60.1 LPA

Top Companies


Major Sectors

IT/ITES, Research & Consulting, Legal Services

Alliance University Review

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  • It's excellent to hear that companies such as HCL, Accenture, Mahindra, and TCS, among others, actively participate in the placement processes at Alliance Business School. The diverse range of companies reflects the school's strong industry connections and the attractiveness of its graduates to prominent employers.
  • The praise for the Office of Career and Advancement is noteworthy, emphasizing its effectiveness in securing placements for students with varying academic backgrounds. Ensuring that students with different scores are placed with competitive packages speaks to the school's commitment to providing equal opportunities and support for all its students in their career pursuits. This underscores the importance of a robust career services office in facilitating successful transitions from academia to the professional world.


  • The Career Advancement Office is responsive to students' initiatives, supporting any proposals they bring forward. However, it has not been successful in independently facilitating internships or placements.

Alliance University Ranking

  • February 2024: Digital Institutional Index and Smart Campus Rankings’ by Global University Rankings, London
  • January 2024: Ranked No. 1, in the National Sustainability Impact Institution's Ranking (NSIIR) by AIC-RAISE of the Atal Innovation Mission.
  • November 2023: QS World University Rankings 2024, Ranked 751–800th in QS Asia University Rankings and Ranked 238th in Southern Asia.
  • November 2023: CAREERS 360 - India's Best Engineering Institutes Ratings
  • July 2023: Ranked 25th in Law by NIRF and 87th in Management.
  • May 2023: Rated DIAMOND by QS I-GAUGE
  • March 2023:  Shortlisted for THE Awards Asia 2023 under the category ‘International Strategy of the Year’ for Global Leaders’ Alliance (GLA) program at Alliance School of Liberal Arts.
  • January 2023: Times B-School Rankings 2023- Ranked 3rd Best B-School under a Private University, 3rd Best B-School in South India, 13th Best B-School in India (including IIMs and other Government-run Business Schools)
  • June 2022: The Economic Times Best Education Brands Award 2022
  • June 2020: Ranked 159th among engineering institutions, including IITs and NITs by NIRF
  • May 2020: Awarded the QS IGAUGE E-Learning Excellence for Academic Digitization.


2023 Ranking

2022 Ranking

2021 Ranking



251 out of 300 in India 2022 by NIRF



25 out of 30 in India 2023 by NIRF




87 out of 125 in India 2023 by NIRF

98 out of 125 in India 2022 by NIRF

60 out of 100 in India 2021 by NIRF


59 out of 171 in India 2023 by IIRF

51 out of 161 in India 2022 by IIRF



93 out of 166 in India 2023 by IIRF

72 out of 173 in India 2022 by IIRF




2019 Ranking

2020 Ranking


42 out of 50 in India 2019 by Financial Express




37 out of 50 in India 2020 by Outlook



16 out of 155 in India 2020 by Outlook

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Faculty Name

Faculty Details


Dr. Anirudh Sridhar

Dean of Thought Leadership

D.Phil. in English

Dr. Pravin Rameshwarji


Post Doc. in Medicinal Chemistry

Dr. Dunia Prince Zongwe

Associate Professor

JSD in Law

Dr. Sunanda Roy

Associate Professor

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Shamim S. Mondal

Director of MA Economics & Ph.D. Economics

Ph.D. in Macroeconomics and Labour Economics

Dr. Anupam Tyagi


Ph.D. in Economics

Dr. Inbarasan Muniraj

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Optical Engineering

Dr. Shamik Chakravarty

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Philosophy

Dr. Mukta Mukherjee

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Economics

Dr. Srikanth Itapu

Acting Head of Department – Electronics and Communication Engineering

Ph.D. in Engineering

Dr. Sumita Datta

Associate Professor

Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences

Dr. Pratima Verma

Professor & Area Chair - HRM

Post Doc in Business Ethics

Dr. Jimin George

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Physics

Dr. Suvarna Ramachandran

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Physics

Dr. Rajeev Airani


Ph.D. in Marketing

Dr. Sayan Dey

Assistant Professor

Post Doc in Decoloniality and Critical Diversity Studies



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  • International Institute of Business Studies (IIBS) is an AICTE Approved college which is recognized by Ministry of HRD, Government of Indias
  • IIBS rated India’s No.1 emerging B-School in placement by Samaja Parivarthana
  • Faculty of IIBS consists of experienced corporate faculty with 65% Ph.D. holders
  • Ranked 2nd among 'Top 10 Southern B Schools' by Silicon India, 2017
  • Ranked 3rd in Placement among the Best B-School in India 2017 by Silicon India
Modern Facilities
  • Smart Classroom: IIBS provides fully equipped classroom with air-conditioned, projectors, remote controlled LCD and high speed connected computers and cordless microphones
  • Library: It is fully equipped by highly information recourses like latest periodicals, reference texts, management text books, national and international journals and DVDs and well organized
  • Digital Library: Students of IIBS can be access the digital library through any computers by using their ID and password
  • Auditorium: IIBS auditorium is fully furnished and laced with all modern devices to more impactful view
  • Hostel: IIBS provides hostel accommodation for boys and girls with mesh facility

Conducting IIMs have been changed the pattern of the CAT exams several times over the years. It is extremely beneficial for the aspirants to know the CAT paper pattern as it helps in preparation and the aspirants can prepare according to the pattern and weightage of the topics.

Overview of the Exam Pattern of CAT 2020
Mode of the Exam Online Only
Total number of Questions 100
Total Marks 300
Duration of the Examination 3 hours (180 minutes)
Sectional Division of the Paper 3 sections
Types of the Questions Both MCQs and Non MCQs
Marking Scheme

For Correct Answers → +3 marks

For Incorrect Answers → -1 mark

For Unattempted Questions → No marks

Name of the Sections

1. Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

2. Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation

3. Quantitative Aptitude

This Exam is conducted once in a year usually in the month of November on online mode and it is expected that this year this exam will held in the last week of November. The question paper contains 100 questions to be solved in 3 hours. 3 marks are assigned for correct answer and 1 mark is deducted for wrong answer in CAT Exam. English is the only medium of answering the questions. Each question consists of four choices from which only one is correct, candidates have to select the right answer from the given options.

CAT question paper consists of three sections divided as

  • 1. Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VARC)
  • 2. Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR)
  • 3. Quantitative Ability (QA)
Overview of the Exam Pattern of CAT 2020
Section’s Name Number of Questions Duration (in mins)
Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VARC) 34 60
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR)

VA → 10 Questions

RC → 24 Questions

Quantitative Ability (QA)

DI → 16 Questions

LR → 16 Questions

Total 100 180 minutes (3hours)
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension Section

This section is a combination of two sub-sections namely Verbal Ability (VA) and Reading Comprehension (RC). The main focus of this section is on the English language skills of the candidates and how they understand and elucidate the paragraphs and Passages. This section consists of 34 questions, 10 questions of Verbal Ability and 24 questions of Reading Comprehension. Verbal ability sub-section consists of questions related to Para-jumbles, Summary based questions, Sentence Correction and Completion. The other sub-section, Reading Comprehension is based on the questions related to Vocabulary, title etc.

Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation Section

This section is also divided into two sub-sections, one is Logical Reasoning (LR) and other is Data Interpretation (DI). A total of 32 questions are asked in this section, 16 questions from both the sub-section. LR section contains solvable questions generally from the topics like inequalities, symbol operations, direction sense test etc. On the other hand DI section is a little difficult and time-consuming section as it consists of several confusing data case lets questions. This section contains tricky question and a little mistake in understanding the case lets can lead the candidates to attempt all the questions from a particular set incorrectly.

Quantitative Aptitude Section

This section is a standalone section which comprises only numerical questions from different topics of Math. A total of 34 questions are asked in this section. This section contains questions based on Basic Arithmetic, Number System, Geometry, Algebra, Modern Math etc. The questions in this section ranges from easy to moderately high and can be answered easily with proper practice of the syllabus of Quantitative Aptitude.

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B.Sc., PG in HRD, PG in Training & Development

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B.Sc., PG in HRD, PG in Training & Development

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B.Sc., PG in HRD, PG in Training & Development

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B.Sc., PG in HRD, PG in Training & Development

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B.Sc., PG in HRD, PG in Training & Development


CAT 2020 will be conducted in the following cities:

Port Blair Kurnool Nellore Tirupati
Vijaywada Visakhapatnam Chittoor Itanagar
Dibrugarh Guwahati Silchara Aurangabad
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