Azim Premji University was established in Karnataka by the Azim Premji University Act 2010 as a not-for-profit University and all the postgraduate programmes run at the University is recognised under Section 2F of the University Grants Commission Act 1956.

At the moment, we do not offer any distance learning programmes. 

Click here to know the eligibility criteria to be a Karnataka domicile.

You can go through our selection process twice. You will be disqualified after two attempts. Any exception to this will require approval from the Admissions committee and the Registrar.

Students from our university have co-founded various social enterprises and NGOs. One works in the area of education for migrant labourers’ children, one started a mobile app for news editorial analysis and another for livelihood opportunities for differently abled people. 

  • Gubbachi Learning Community
  • Knappily
  • Mitti Café
  • Vidhya Vidhai
  • Ayang
  • Reach India Foundation
  • Rahi Crafts of India

We have had a 100% placement record for over 1300 students in six batches since 2013

Over 300 organisations have come to our campus placements – from the NGO space, grassroots organisations, research organisations, policy bodies, CSRs, schools and for-profit social enterprises. 

This number is growing, and 90% of our students now work in the social sector. 

Average salaries from campus placements are in the range of INR 2500030000 per month. 

Many of our students have also gone on for higher studies. 


Postgraduate Degrees

Have you decided what you would like to study at Azim Premji University? You can choose between the following degrees: