The Institute is located in Bangalore, the capital of the
state of Karnataka, is one of the fastest growing cities
in Asia. Its pleasant climate, friendly people, and highly
educated population have made it an attractive destination
for entrepreneurs in India. Almost all computer-related
multinationals have set up their Indian head office in Bangalore.
Bangalore is the "Garden City of India" - its
gardens and boulevards attract the younger generation and
senior citizens alike. The large number of software companies
and extensive computer expertise have made Bangalore the
Silicon Valley of India.
Bangalore is a hub for science and technology in India.
It boasts of several elite research institutions involved
in research and education including Indian Institute of
Science, National Center for Biological Sciences, Jawaharlal
Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research, Raman Research
Institute and the Indian Space Research Organization. Because
of the excellent infrastructure and the availability of
skilled personnel in the field of information technology,
Bangalore is considered as one of the world's top 10 IT