Sri Adichunchanagiri Shikshana Trust (Regd.) was started in the year 1973 with the objective of rendering social, charitable, educational and medical services blended with spiritualism to the people of Karnataka, India and the NRI community across the world under the divine guidance of the pontiff of Sri Adichunchanagiri Math Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Balagangadharanatha Maha Swamiji.
The Trust is currently running over 470 educational and charitable institutions including three Engineering colleges including the prestigious Sri Jagadguru Sri Balagangadharanatha Swamiji Institute of Technology (SJBIT), the prestigious Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) and the associated hospital Adichunchanagiri Hospital and Research Centre (AH&RC), the BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, the premium campus for Architecture under the trust : BGSSAP at BGSIRS Campus.
Motto - "SERVICE TO MANKIND IS SERVICE TO GOD"
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