About Us

  • Incorporated in 2008, Smart Institute is creating a for-profit higher education company in Asia providing career oriented courses through institutions in various locations.
  • Part of Shahani Group which has over 100 years of History in Education
  • Founders of Smart Institute, Mr. Akhil Shahani & Mrs. Maya Shahani, are Education Industry veterans & command great respect & credibility
  • An asset light, technology enabled company that manages self owned industry oriented colleges in non-government regulated education verticals (e.g. business, media technology, real estate, finance etc.)
  • Started operations by hiring space in existing colleges & gradually moved 5 independent locations by 2016
  • Strategy requires expanding campus locations, launching industry focused courses, creating strong brand recall & establishing technology platform