Kristu Jayanti College, founded in 1999, is managed by "Bodhi Niketan Trust", formed by the members of St. Joseph Province of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The college is one of the renowned PGDM colleges under CAT in Bangalore and is recognized by UGC under the category 2(f) & 12(B). The college is known for its contribution in the field of Education and among top PGDM colleges in Bangalore with fees structure that is reasonable and cost-effective. Kristu Jayanti College was recently given the Heroes of Bengaluru award. The college can be found in the top list of PGDM colleges in Bangalore with fees structure. In the India Today - MDRA survey 2019, Kristu Jayanti College was awarded as the Best Emerging College of the Century at National Level.