To assist generations of students acquire Self-knowledge and Self-confidence , so as to cultivate Self-sacrifice and earn Self-realisation; thereby moulding them into leaders who will benefit society. To mould well-rounded holistic individuals – professionally sound, socially responsible and spiritually aware – who embody noble values and a right attitude, through Educare that caters to the physical, intellectual, emotional, psychological and spiritual dimensions of the human personality.
Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning also called Sri Sathya Sai University is an institute of higher education located in Anantapur District, Andhra Pradesh, India. It was founded by Sri Sathya Sai Baba in 31 October 1981 Sathya Sai Baba is the founding chancellor of the institute, while the current chancellor is M.N. Venkatachaliah who was a former Chief Justice of India. The Institute was inaugurated on November 22, 1981 by Justice YV Chandrachud, Chief Justice of India. Air Marshall OP Mehra, Governor of Maharashtra was the Guest of Honour. There are four campuses of the university, three for men at Prashanthi Nilayam in Puttaparthi; Whitefield near Bangalore; and Muddenahalli, Karnataka and one for women at Anantapur.The annual convocation takes place on November 22 of every year. It has been attended by eminent dignitaries such as the former President of India A. P. J. Abdul Kalam and the former Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh
1. The Sri Sathya Sai University in Prashanthi Nilayam was the only college in India in the past to have received an "A++" rating by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. 2.The university was ranked 92 among universities in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2018 and in the 101–150 band overall.