The Institute of Technology is one of the pioneer institute and was established in the year 2000 and it is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. Acharya Institute of Technology offers undergraduate course in seven streams of engineering and postgraduate degrees in Business Administration (MBA) and Computer Application (MCA). The institute ranked top 5 private engineering college in Karnataka. The institute provides placement in well known companies like Infosys, SAP, Microsoft, IBM, Keane. AIT has played host to a number of University Level Seminars and Workshops of which some, like the very recent ISTE 10th Annual Convention and Annual CSI Convention have been National Level in participation. The students of AIT have taken part in a number of technical competitions and have won laurels for their innovations and presentations.