Belagavi is situated near the foothills of the Sahyadri mountain range in the Western Ghats at an altitude of 779m. The city is known for its pleasant climate year-round and has even experienced a hailstorm in April. Because of its strategic location near Goa, and its salubrious climate, the British chose it as a key cantonment.

The Indus Altum International School is situated on a 17-acre campus at Kakati Hobli, Belagavi, the second capital of Karnataka. The School nurtures the right environment for young leaders to grow, be creative, culturally sensitive, yet international-minded. The focus on the holistic development of each student highlights the culture of Indus Altum. IAIS draws a  student community from all around the world, complemented by the most modern state-of-the-art facilities for the first time at Belagavi. With a teacher/student ratio of 1:9 and a maximum of 25 students per class, IAIS offers a great global educational experience for its students, which every parent can be proud of.


Indus, with its rich legacy of community service, believes that the most sustainable way to pay back to society is through quality education. The flagship, Indus International School, Bangalore, was founded on the ethos of 'In Omnia Paratus - Prepared for All Challenges'. At Indus, this preparation is accomplished through nurturing multiple intelligences and endowing children with the ability to learn and adapt to change. Indus institutions base their education on the traditional and socially relevant values of Love, Empathy, Discipline, and Respect.


Altum Trust with its mission to make an impact on the community has brought in various ideas of progression and prosperity. It is on a journey to improve the access to quality education bringing in global education standards to Belagavi primarily, and then to the rest of the world. The Altum legacy has been successful in highlighting the importance of Belagavi on the global front and the journey of vision continues.


To create global citizens and leaders of tomorrow through traditional values of love, empathy, discipline and respect- 21st century citizens who think globally and act locally.


To create leaders of tomorrow by being startup ready, through Whole Education.