ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC)

First Satellite Centre Setup in Bengaluru

ISRO’s Satellite Centre was the first satellite center setup in Bengaluru that developed satellites, spacecraft and associated technology.

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)

First Aerospace & Defense Company Headquartered in Bengaluru Incorporated in 1940 at Bengaluru

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited was initiated by Shri Walchand Hirachand, with an aim to manufacture aircrafts in India.

ITI

First Corporate Office in Bengaluru Established in 1948

ITI Bangalore was the first plant of ITI set up with state-of-the-art infrastructure, that manufactured a vast range of telecom products.

BEL

First Manufacturing Unit in Bengaluru Initiated in 1954

BEL setup its first manufacturing and R&D unit in Bengaluru that produced state-of-the-art equipment for defense communication, radar, naval systems and many more.

HMT

First Machine Tool Manufacturing Company Setup in Bengaluru Incorporated in 1953

HMT was the first machine tool manufacturing unit initiated in Bengaluru. The company later catapulted its watch factory in Bengaluru, in 1962.

BEML

Bengaluru Based Public Sector Undertaking Company

BEML was the first public sector undertaking for manufacturing of rail coaches & spare parts and mining equipment based in Bengaluru, established in 1964.

Silicon Valley

Wipro, Infy, Mind tree

Silicon Valley of India – Bengaluru Became the IT Capital of the Country With the introduction of many reputed IT companies and IT based start-ups, Bengaluru was titled as Silicon Valley of India. Companies like Wipro, Infosys, Mindtree, Cognizant, Zomato, Flipkart and Ola and many other big players made their way into the market starting from Bengaluru.

Institute of Science in Bengaluru (IISC)

IISc was the first Institute of Science in Bengaluru, founded in 1909

After the joint efforts of the Government of India, Jamsetji Nussarwanji Tata and the Maharaja of Mysore.

 IIM

Bangalore First Public Business School in Bengaluru Founded in 1973

It was the first public business school initiated in Bengaluru and third IIM established after its branches in Calcutta and Ahmedabad.

Govt

KIADB, BDA, etc..

Profit and well managed For Industrial & Infrastructure Planning in Bengaluru Governmental organizations in Bengaluru like KIADB and BDA were formed under the KIAD Act 1966, for orderly establishment of industries and KTCPA Act 1961 for planning & development of infrastructure, respectively.