Siddhartha Academy, the brainchild of a host of philanthropists with a pragmatic perception and holistic vision for a better tomorrow, was established in the year 1975 recognizing the need for imparting quality education complemented by skill based learning processes. A galaxy of stalwarts from different walks of life numbering about 250 founded this educational empire which contributes to fulfilling the academic aspirations of thousands of children and youth of the region. The academic scope of the institutions of the Academy speaks volumes for the quintessence of its educational philosophy that all the facets of education are significant and not just the money spinners. The Academy sponsors 3 Junior Colleges, 3 Degree Colleges, 2 Engineering Colleges, 1 Medical College, 1 Dental College, 1 Pharmacy College, 2 Nursing Institutions, 1 Law College, 1 College of Education, 1 Hotel Management College, 2 Public Schools and a Training centre for Civil Services Examination. In addition, the Academy runs a Kalapeetham which has been rendering yeoman services to the world of art and culture and a Foundation which financially supports the needy for the promotion of education. Siddhartha offers education to about 21000 students out of which 11000 are boys and the rest are girls. The Academy has created employment in its educational institutions to more than 3200 people ranging from Doctorates to Matriculates and even below. 1500 strong teacher contingent and 1700 strong supporting staff happen to be the committed educational army of the Academy with noble and wise members of Governing body with their proven capabilities and highly reputable professional standing.
Andhra Pradesh 521101