Azim Premji University

Azim Premji University

Bikkanahalli Main Rd, Sarjapura, Bengaluru, Karnataka


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Academic Excellence:

Azim Premji University is one of the most prestigious private universities in India. Established in Karnataka by the Azim Premji University Act, it is funded by the Azim Premji Foundation. The university is known for its philanthropic zeal and social commitment, which is well reflected in its vision:


Education for Social Change - To contribute to the realization of a just, equitable, humane and sustainable society.
The University currently has five postgraduate programmes – M.A. Education, M.A. Economics, M.A. Development, M.A. Public Policy & Governance and LL.M. (Law and Development). Education major focuses on perspectives on education, practice the craft of science education in different contexts. The 4-year programme includes a semester-long field apprenticeship.

Research and Development:

Research at Azim Premji University is largely focused on social issues that are directly relevant to community life. Emphasis is put on research that contributes to practical knowledge rather than theories.
The Research Centre at the University is responsible for facilitating the research work of University faculty and all members of the Foundation. As part of this, the center works on setting up internal processes related to proposal building, approval, ethics frameworks, archiving, AND dissemination. The center also provides support on data analysis, conducts capacity enhancement workshops and hosts research events and conferences.

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Contact :
  • Bikkanahalli Main Rd, Sarjapura, Bengaluru, Karnataka |