One of the most common dilemmas that all students would have faced before joining a university is, “why should I choose a particular university?” This dilemma can be solved by looking into very simple aspects of what sets the university that one desires apart from the others.
“My experience at renowned institutions of the country led me to believe in creating a fantastic environment for a diverse set of students from all over the world to study under one roof. Alliance, right from its inception, as the name goes, has envisioned to be one of the leading educational destinations where intellectuals, talented learners, researchers, industry experts, come together in pursuit of academic excellence,” said Prof. Sudhir G. Angur, B.Tech. (IIT – Bombay), PGDM (IIM – Ahmedabad), Chancellor, Alliance University.
So, what sets Alliance University apart from the other universities?
One of the most notable features of Alliance University is its location. Alliance University is located in one of the most multi-cultural cities of Southern India, Bangalore. Bangalore is known for being one of the most conducive and safest student hubs in India and is home to 18 different universities and over 500 colleges.
So, why Alliance when there are other universities in Bangalore to choose from?
Geographical location: Started in 1997 as an independent business school, Alliance went on to become South India’s first private university in 2010. Be it the geographical location of being in Bangalore or the culture followed, Alliance University has adapted itself to provide the best student life experiences to anybody who wants to be a part of the Alliance family. Being located away from the city, the geographical location of the central campus of Alliance provides a cleaner and less polluted environment with plenty of greenery. A good environment is proved to be conducive in keeping one’s mental and physical health at its best. The campus is home to various kinds of flora and fauna which not only adds to the beauty of the campus but also adds to a healthy environment for the students to study in.
Not only is Bangalore a cleaner and greener city; it is also the technology and start-up hub in India. Bangalore is home to many industries in other areas also, such as, textile, automotive, aviation, semiconductors, retail, etc. The city provides a host of opportunities to people from all over the world and its current population and industry outlook makes it one of the fastest growing and most cosmopolitan cities in South East Asia.
Infrastructure: Alliance University campus comprises of various amenities. Lecture halls are well structured and furnished with smart class facilities. The library is the abode of innumerable books on various subjects including novels and encyclopedias. The infrastructure has been efficiently constructed to accommodate the necessities of each course with adequate engineering lab facilities, moot court and computer labs. The campus also has a food court, bookstore, departmental store, saloon and a fitness centre. The halls of residence are built with well-equipped rooms to cater to the comfort of students.
Culture: The ability of Alliance University to easily adapt to the necessities of students from different backgrounds allows it to offer a conducive and welcoming culture to students. With a strong academic foothold, it aims at creating a culture that is helpful for the overall development of the students by providing them with opportunities to organize and participate in various events which are conducted after the class hours. The campus life is designed in such a way that the students are well occupied with various activities to perform throughout the day. There are various student clubs that one can be a part of and improve on their non-academic skills and talents. Faculty and staff members are always approachable creating a strong student support system.
Prof. Sudhir G. Angur, Chancellor of Alliance University, states that his experience at prestigious institutions of the country led him to believe in creating a fantastic environment for a diverse set of students from all over the world to study under one roof. Alliance, right from its inception, as the name goes has envisioned to be one of the leading educational destinations where intellectuals, talented learners, researchers, industry experts, come together in pursuit of academic excellence.
Diversity: Students from various parts of the country and beyond add to the diversity of the university. Their unique qualities provide a favourable environment for students to learn about each others’ language and culture thus building their communication skills and knowledge of the world outside the campus. Diversity is something that really adds to the beauty and value of the university as it displays its capability to adapt according to the needs of each student. Alliance is also known for its range of academic collaborations with international universities and institutions globally that bring in a host of students from all over the world to be a part of its ecosystem.
Academics and faculty: Alliance University offers various programs such as MBA, PGDM, BBA, B.Com, B.Tech, BA LL B, BBA LL B and Ph.D. These programs across business, law and engineering, are reviewed time and again to make sure that they are upto date with what the industry requires. Faculty consists of highly experienced and qualified professors who are not only friendly and understanding but also firm when it comes to academics as every professor in Alliance is expected to groom the student to be well-versed in their particular choice of program.
Placements: Alliance University not only looks at the overall educational growth of the students but also at their placements in well established companies. Students are prepared to overcome various challenges which one would face in their field of work. Alliance University is connected to a good number of recruiters to ensure that students get placed through campus interviews.
Recognition: Alliance University is recognized by various bodies such as ASSOCHAM, ABP News, World Education Congress, India Today, Outlook, for its outstanding work in academics, industry engagement, international relations, to name a few.
These are the prominent qualities of Alliance University that sets it apart from other universities in Bangalore. The whole experience as a student of Alliance is different. The vibrant colours of the campus beautifully bring out the individuality that is found in students. This is very well exhibited in over 20,000 alumni of Alliance who are well placed in different professions and across the globe.