Sarala Birla Academy is situated at Bannerghatta, in Bangalore
. Named after Dr Sarala Birla, an educationist, it is an international boarding school for boys and was established by the Aditya Birla Group (a famous business group in India) in 2004. Affiliated to the ISCE (the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination) New Delhi, and the IGCSE (the International General Certificate of Secondary Education) boards, the school offers classes from V to XII.
Spread over 67 acres of lush greenery, Sarala Birla Academy aims to provide vocational training along with academics, art, culture, music and theatre education. There are opportunities for the students to take part in various extra-curricular depending upon the aptitude and interests of the children.
The school offers a scholarship program for the students who are excellent in academic, extra-curricular activities and leadership qualities. Facilities include international standard contemporary gymnasium, swimming pool, a full-fledged sports complex and a modern hospital.
Sarala Birla Academy is about 25 km from Bangalore International Airport. Bangalore Cantonment Railway Station and Bangalore City Junction Railway Station are the nearest major railway stations.