Founded 1981 as Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning based on Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba's Teaching emphasizing character building as much as academic excellence. Acquired present status 2006.
Accreditation: Ministry of Education, University Grants Commission, All India Council for Technical Education, National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Association of Indian Universities
- Academic year: June to March
- Requirements: 12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent with a minimum of 55% in General English and 60% in aggregate for undergraduate programmes
- Students allowance: Co-ed