Alliance University, Bangalore

Alliance University, Bangalore is a Private University and is recognizable by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. It is a well-known university of higher learning located on a widespread state-of-the-art campus in Bengaluru offering a variety of degree courses. 

The University has baccalaureate attention, postgraduate contributions, doctoral degree programs and several professional certificate programs. The university also offers many short term and long term international programmes like semester exchange programme, international summer school, dual degree programme and credit transfer programmes. Alliance University is one of the oldest authority schools and is consistently ranked among the Top 10 private business schools in India by various ranking agencies.

The University having already well-known Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance School of Law, and Alliance Ascent College and is in the process of establishing many other important academic units, viz., Alliance College of Arts and Humanities, Alliance College of Education and Human Services, Alliance College of Science, Alliance College of Medicine and Dentistry, Alliance School of Health Sciences and Alliance College of media and Communications.

Alliance University Highlights 2020

Official Website 
Type of University State University
Basic Admission Criteria Merit & Entrance - Based
Application Mode & Fee Both Online & Offline | INR 1000
Established 2010
Approvals  UGC Approved 
Popular Courses  MBA/PGDM, B.E./ B.Tech 
Counselling  University Level
Accepted Entrance Exam University-Level: AUMAT, ACLAT, AUEET
National-Level: GMAT, ATMA, MAT, XAT, CAT, CMAT, and NMAT

Alliance University - Awards and Ranking

  • The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) has ranked as the 2nd Best College in Bangalore and ranked 19 at All India Level.
  • The Economic Time has ranked this university as 2nd Best University In Bangalore and 46th Best at All India Level. 

Alliance University - Course Offered

The university offers 38 courses in 10 streams and 35 specializations. Some of the courses as follow:-

Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]

3 year(s)


1 year(s)

Executive MBA

1 year(s) 4 month(s)

Master of Business Administration [MBA]

2 year(s)


3 year(s)

Post Graduate Diploma In Management [PGDM]

2 year(s)

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}

3 year(s)

Master of Commerce [M.Com]

2 year(s)

Certificate Course

6 month(s)

Master of Fine Arts [MFA]

2 year(s)

Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB] {Hons.}

5 year(s)

Bachelor of Business Administration + Bachelor of Laws [BBA LLB]

5 year(s)

Master of Laws [LLM]

1 year(s)

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]

4 year(s)

Alliance University - Admission 2020

The University offers many Bachelors, Masters, Diploma and Doctoral programmes under the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Law, Business, Management and many more. In order to take admission into various courses, student have to follow the admission process followed by an entrance test and personal interview. Those students who have already cleared any National Level Entrance Examination are not required to give any exams conducted by the university. 

Alliance University - B.Tech Admission 2020

Alliance University offers B.Tech and B.Tech (Lateral Entry) courses to the candidates who want to take up their career in the field of engineering. Admission into B.Tech Regular is performed on the basis of score of AUEET whereas for B.Tech lateral entry will be based on Merit only. 

For B.Tech, Students are selected on the basis of their marks obtained in Alliance University Entrance Engineering Test (AUEET) followed by a personal interview conducted by Alliance College of Engineering and Design. The duration for this course will be 4 years.

For B.Tech Lateral Entry, students can get admission straight in the third semester (second year) of the B.Tech degree course. An eligible candidate must have to hold a Diploma or any degree equivalent in the field of engineering with an aggregate of 50% marks (40% marks for reserved category). The duration of this course will be 3 years. There is an entrance exam for lateral entry.

Courses Specialization Eligibility Criteria Selection Criteria
B.Tech Civil Engineering Physics and Mathematics are compulsory subjects along with one of the (Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical) Vocational subjects with at least 45% marks taken together with  Passed 10+2 examination

Alliance University Engineering Entrance Test  or any other State-level engineering entrance examination scores, followed by Personal Interview

Aerospace Engineering 
Electrical & Electronics
Electronics & Communication
Computer Science
Information Technology

B.Tech. (Lateral Entry Regular)

Civil Engineering

45% marks are required for Diploma or an equivalent qualification from a recognized university or institution 40% marks  required for  candidate belonging to reserved category  in the final year examination fifth and sixth semesters. It is a branch of engineering.

Personal Interview

Aerospace Engineering 
Electrical & Electronics
Electronics & Communication
Computer Science
Information Technology

Selection Process: Apart from AUEET conducted by the Alliance University, candidates are also selected on the basis of their score in Karnataka

Application Form: Candidates can apply for the Alliance University B.Tech Regular & B.Tech Lateral or Evening courses through Online or Offline modes. For online mode, candidates can visit the official website of the Alliance University. Offline mode candidates can take the form from the office. The price for the form is 1000 The fee can be paid in cash or through DD drawn in favour of ‘Alliance University College of Engineering’ payable at Bangalore.

Note: NRI & SAARC students are required to pay INR 2000 and all the foreign students have to pay US$ 50 in lieu of the application fee.

Alliance University - MBA Admission 2020

Alliance University offer MBA Program for the students who wants to complete their higher studies.

Under MBA program, the university allows the candidates to specialize in various aspects such as Marketing, Finance, Operations, Hospitality, Retail, etc. To get admission, candidates need to emerge in the Alliance Management Aptitude Test (AMAT).

Courses Specialization Eligibility Exams 
MBA Marketing Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in aggregate from any recognized University

Student will get exemption from university exam, if they have already cleared any of these exams i.e. GMAT, CAT, MAT, XAT, ATMA, NMAT by GMAC or CMAT or AMAT, followed by Essay Writing, Oral Extempore Presentation and Personal Interview

Organizational Leadership & Strategy
Operations Management
Retail Management
Banking & Financial Services
Hospitality Management
Entrepreneurship & Family Business
Communication Management
International Business
Marketing & Sales

Candidates should hold a bachelor's degree from a recognized University. 

- General category students should secure a minimum of 50% marks in graduation.

- SC/ST students should have obtained 45% marks in graduation.


Management Aptitude Test (MAT) exam.

Human Resource Management
Finance & Banking
Operations Management
Digital Business & E-Commerce


Information Systems Management Student should be graduate from any of the recognized university with 2 years valid work experience

Personal Interview

International Business
Lean Operations Management
Project Management
Business Analytics

Executive PGDM is specially designed for working professionals candidates with significant work experience can appear straight in the personal interview round conducted by the university. The duration of the course is 16 months.

Selection Process: Students have to achieve good marks in AMAT to confirm their admission to MBA and PGDM. However, the university gives preference to students with a valid score in any of the following CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/GMAT/KMAT/NMAT exams over AMAT exam. 

  • AMAT consists of five sections to be finished within the time period of 1 hour (60 minutes).
  • The paper comprises 65 multiple choice questions (MCQs). Please make use of pencil or pen to circle your response.
  • The sections are Quantitative, Conceptual, General Knowledge, General English and Comprehension.
  • Attempt to answer all the five sections to get better the chance of a good score.
  • Final selection is comprised of AMAT score, Essay writing (on the topic given by the committee), Oral extempore presentation followed by the Personal Interview.

Alliance University PG Admission 2020: M.Com, M.Tech. And LL.M

Alliance University offers different courses at postgraduate level with various specializations. Candidates are required to appear in an entrance exam followed by a personal interview in order to get admission into the University.

For M.Com, the candidates require to appear in Alliance Management Aptitude Test (AMAT). The duration is 2 years. Candidates keen to get admission in 2 years M.Tech. Course has to clear the AUEET exam. The university also offers LL.M to the candidates who wish to make a career in the field of Law. For this, the candidates are necessary to appear in the Alliance Common Law Test. The duration is 1 year.

Courses Specialization Eligibility  Exam
M.Com  Financial Management  Candidate should cleared B.Com/BBM/BBA from any of recognized university 45%marks

For SC/ST - 40% Aggregate needed
Students have to clear ATMA followed by Personal Interview
Banking Insurance & Financial Services
Accounting & Taxation
M.Tech Civil Engineering B.Tech./B.E. Degree with 55% marks (50% for SC/ST candidates) in a relevant stream from a recognized university.

Students have to clear AUEET followed by Personal Interview

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
Information Technology


- Completed LL. B./B. L. or any other graduate degree in Law which is recognized by Bar Council of India with a minimum 45% marks in aggregate

Score in ACLAT and Performance in Personal Interview


Alliance University Ph.D. Admission 2020

For a Ph.D. in Marketing, Finance, Organization, Leadership, Human Resource and System & Operations, the students need to sit for the common entrance exam conducted by the university named as Alliance Aptitude Test (AAC). Candidates who are willing to pursue a Ph.D. in the field of Law require appearing in the Alliance Common Law Admission Test (ACLAT).

Alliance University grants admission to both Internal & External students for the period of 3 & 4 years respectively.

Courses Specialization Eligibility  Exam


Finance Students have complete Master’s Degree in any discipline with minimum 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized University 

Students have to clear Aptitude Test (ARAT) Personal Interview Evaluation of the research synopsis on a proposed dissertation work will be done 

Leadership SC/ST students need 50% marks in aggregate
Human Resource For Management related discipline minimum of two years full-time work experience required
Systems & Operations

Ph.D. in engineering and Science

Computer Science & Engineering Completion of Master’s degree in any discipline with minimum 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized University in Engineering-related discipline.

ARAT followed by PI

Electronics & Communication Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Information Technology
Mechanical Engineering For SC/ST candidates 50% minimum aggregate required

Ph.D. in Law

- Master’s Degree in LL. M. (Any Branch) with a minimum of 55% (50% for SC/ST) in aggregate from a recognized university.

Score in ARAT followed by Interview

Alliance University - Application Process 2020

Alliance University invites applicants to apply for different courses in Online as well as Offline mode. Follow the given process to apply for the B.Com (Hons.) and M.Com courses.

Online mode:

  • Click on the official website of Alliance University,
  • Go to the course section, which you want to apply for.
  • Go to “Apply” tab
  • Complete the details asked along with scanned copies of the photograph and signature.
  • Make the payment of the application form online.

Offline mode:

The student can buy an application form from the Office of Admission by making the payment of INR 1000 in cash or through DD drawn in favour of ‘Alliance University – Department of Commerce payable at Bengaluru. 

Alliance University Infrastructure/Facilities

  • Fitness centre
  • Healthcare centre, and Many more features that provide a unique learning and living experience to all residents
  • Wonderful infrastructure-comparable to the best in the world
  • Large seminar halls with great audibility for interactions with practitioners and other professionals
  • Amphitheatre classrooms
  • State-of-the-art ambience formed by the appropriate use of technology
  • An information technology backbone for seamless integration
  • An outstanding library with unmatched brilliance and aesthetics
  • Halls of residence for students
  • Residential accommodation for faculty and staff
  • Neat & Clean food court built to the highest standards of hygiene and variety of food
  • Administrative block
  • Departmental Stores
  • Recreational Facilities


Alliance University Placements

Alliance University offers numerous job opportunities to students through campus placements. In 2019, about 30% of the recruiters visited the campus for the first time. Its active list of recruiters includes some of the best and biggest multinational companies and Indian business organizations that are mentioned below symbols




Aditya Birla Group







ITC Infotech


They offered varied job profiles in sectors of banking, automobile, e-commerce, construction, engineering, insurance, healthcare, law, hospitality, manufacturing, media, entertainment, education, fashion and IT.

The MBA batch received 100% campus placement, with the most number of students (29%) recruited in the IT sector and least (1%) in the healthcare sector. Around 57% of B.Tech students from 2020 passing out batch received placement in the IT sector, 12% in infrastructure, 7% in education and training, 2% in automobile and 1% in media and entertainment. The law services sector offered placement to 25% of 2020 passing out Law batch, with 75% of the graduates recruited in sectors like IT (21%), education (13%), financial services (13%) and retail (2%).

Alliance University Scholarship

Scholarship 1

  • Alliance University offers merit-based scholarships to worthy candidates.

  • Required 210+ score in NMAT by GMAC for 50% Scholarship.

  • 180 to 209 score in NMAT by GMAC will be given 35% Scholarship.

  • 160 to 179 score in NMAT by GMAC will be offered 25% Scholarship.


Scholarship 2

  • Alliance University offers merit-based scholarships to worthy candidates.

  • 95 percentile and above in MAT, will be offered 6, 75,000/-

  • 90 to 95 percentile in MAT, will be offered 4, 72,500/-


Scholarship 3

  • 20% Tuition Fee Waiver for SC/ST Quota who scored 60% throughout 10 & 12, Min. 70% in an Entrance Test

  • 20% Tuition Fee Waiver for Differently Abled who scored 60% throughout 10 & 12.

  • 15% Tuition Fee Waiver for Defence Quota who scored 60% throughout 10 & 12, Min. 70% in an Entrance Test

  • 15% Tuition Fee Waiver for National Level Player who scored 60% throughout 10 & 12

  • 5% Tuition Fee Waiver for Domicile candidates who scored 60% throughout 10 & 12

Note: All the above mentioned scholarships are applicable only on the first-year tuition fee.

Alliance University - Frequently Asked Question

Question: Is Alliance University good for PGDM?
Alliance University is counted among the top universities in India and offers a variety of management programs at Alliance School of Business, which is ranked among the top business colleges in the country. The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program is accessible by Alliance School of Business, Alliance University.

Question: How can I get admission to Alliance University Bangalore?
Alliance University offers various courses at postgraduate level with different specializations. Students are required to emerge in an entrance exam followed by a personal interview in order to get admission into the University. For M.Com, the candidates need to emerge in the Alliance Management Aptitude Test (AMAT).

Question: Who is the chancellor of Alliance University?
 The sponsoring body of the university is Alliance Business School Pvt. Ltd, run by the Angur family, and pending 2016 the university's chancellor was Madhukar Angur.

Question: Is Alliance UGC approved?
Alliance University is a private University established in Karnataka State and is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. Only one recognition is more than enough for any university either UGC or AICTE.