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About Acharya School of Design

Acharya School of Design got affiliation from Bangalore University on 26th June, 2015. Acharya School of Design was proposed by honourable Chairman with the sole objective providing excellent Art & Design Education to the students and to bring all the Art and Design Programs under one umbrella. And hence Acharya School of Design is the sole Institution which is offering programs in Art and Design in the present scenario. Design School is situated in a beautifully maintained 120 acres of Land along with other premier disciplines like Architecture, Engineering, Degree College, Polytechnic, Nursing. This is an added advantage to collaborate with other Institutions. It also has spacious sports grounds which inspires many students with the back drop of naturally beautiful terrain. It has many other facility like Auditorium, Library , Computer Labs, workshops etc. Acharya School of Design inspiring students not only from Indian states but from neighbouring countries like Bhutan, Banglaldesh,Nepal, Shrilanka as well as far countries like South Africa, Zambia etc. Students from, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Andrapradesh and Andaman & Nikobar with International students have created global environment at Acharya School of Design.

Faculties qualified from recognised Institutions like M.S.University, National Institution of Design with lots of teaching and practicing experience are here to guide the young Designers. Often artists & designers visit the Institution for conducting Visiting classes and workshops. ASD is also associated with Art and Design associations, councils and Federations. Acharya School of Design is offering four years under graduate BVA programs in Visual Arts, Communication Design and Industrial Design under which seven specializations available. ASD also offers 2 years Diploma certificate course in Animation.


Acharya School of Design is looking beyond the curriculum and want to train the students to address the problems of the society and offer the best design solutions Looking for Inclusive & innovative exploration in Traditional skills, modern Science and Applied Technology.


Acharya School of Design is committed to provide the best Art & Design Education in par with International Art and Design Schools by applying latest teaching pedagogy that includes the best practices of Contemporary Art & Design. To prepare the young and talented students to meet the domestic and global challenges. To create a meaning full bridge between the Academics, Professionals, Industries and the communities through collaborative Research projects.



Acharya School of Design Hilights

• Recognised by the Govt. of Karnataka
• Collaborations with Professional Organisations Premier and the only Design School, affiliated to Bangalore University
• Only Design School located in an expansive 120 acre campus offering multi-stream collaborative learning opportunities
• Excellent network with national and international organisations, academic institutions and acclaimed artists and designers:
ABAI - Association of Bangalore Animation Industry, KAVGC - Karnataka Animation-Visual Effects-Games & Comics, ADI - Association of Designers of India, InDeAs - India Design Association, CCI - Crafts Council of India, IIID - Institution of Indian Interior Designers, ICCR - Indian Council for Cultural Relations, NIFI - National Innovation Foundation-India
• Holistic learning, encompassing:
Art & Film Appreciation, Visual Thinking, Theatre & Performing Arts, Traditional Arts & Crafts, New Media experimentation, Field Study & Activities, Projects & Internships, Research & Development, Competitions, Community & Industrial Projects, Environmental Projects, Societal Sensitisation,

Learning Facility

Wifi Campus Design Studio Painting Studio Modelling Studio Interior & Furniture Studio Photography Studio Life-Study Studio Photography & Videography Studio Green Screen Studio Exhibition Pavilion Material Museum Gallery Reference Library Digital Library & Archives Reproduction Services Computer Lab Material Testing Lab Prototyping Lab Preproduction Studio Sound Design Lab - VO & Music Dubbing Projection Theatre Acting Studio / Theatre Editing & Special Effects Lab Food Court Seminar Hall Discussion Rooms Courtyards & Natural Surroundings Open Air & Amphi Theatres Metal, Clay, Wood & Synthetic Materials Workshops