About Us

ALARD College of Business Studies(ACBS)

ALARD College of Business Studies (ACBS) is a part of ALARD Charitable Trust, an educational trust registered under Bombay Charitable Trust Act 1960 bearing Registration No. E-2964-Pune dated 3rd Nov 1999. The trust is established for promoting the educational activities & programs as well as to create job opportunities for rural masses.

ACBS was established with the objective to provide the future professionals with sustainable skills, conceptual knowledge and practical awareness to empower them to succeed in an ever-changing, challenging & dynamic corporate environment. ACBS is the flagship institute offering BBA & BCA programmes affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University.

To train the students with the required skills, ACBS conducts several Value Added Add-On Courses each semester. To enhance the conceptual knowledge of the students, ACBS focuses on Specialization-Oriented Certificate Courses. To equip the students with the practical approach, ACBS facilitates Industry exposure through regular guest-lectures, seminars, workshops & Industry-visits. Finally, the Internships programme at ACBS sets up the student for a successful career in the corporate.

ACBS focuses on bridging the gap between Campus, Corporate and beyond. The faculty members at ACBS are truly dedicated to its mission and leave no stone unturned in the making of a manager, entrepreneur and a good human being.

Teaching & Learning Pedagogy at ACBS

Highly Qualified Faculty

Professors at ALARD are well learned & highly qualified – many of them with PhDs & industry experience.

State-of-the-art Infrastructure

ALARD has 360 degree IT-enabled classrooms, Wi-Fi enabled campus, 24x7 accessible Library & IT Lab and Pune’s only FIFA approved Turf Ground.

Focus on Learning

Professors at ALARD don’t just teach but ensure that the students learn.

Experiential Learning

Students at ALARD learn through practical experiences that they gain through workshops & compulsory internships.

Blended Learning

Professors at ALARD use IT-integrated techniques to enhance the quality of learning.

Continuous Improvement

Professors at ALARD ensure continuous improvement of students through continuous evaluation.

Student Life at ALARD

Student Cells & Clubs

ACBS is a student–driven college where all activities are planned & executed by the students through the various 4 cells & multiple clubs:

Event Cell Corporate Connect Cell
Alumni Association Cell Media & Communication Cell
Sports Club Yoddhas
Cultural Club Kalantikari
Literary Club The Lit Folks
Software Development Club Hello World
Finance Club Wall Street Wolves
Marketing Club Smarketeers
Entrepreneurship Club Dhoomketu
Social Development Club Social Squad
Academic Programs

ACBS conducts several academic programs for the students throughout the year such as Orientation Program, Guest Lectures & Seminars, Industrial Visits.

Cultural Programs

ACBS has a vibrant atmosphere the year long due to several cultural programs like Freshers Program, Farewell Program, Festival Celebrations, Concerts & Creativity Workshops.

Intra-college Competitions

The students hone their skills & showcase their talents in the various Cultural, Academic & Literary Competitions between the different colleges of ALARD.

Inter-college Youth Festival

The highlight event of the year is a mega Inter-college Youth Festival comprising of various competitions, performances & activities with participation of students from colleges across Pune.

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