About School

Kautilya Vidyalaya prides itself on combining contemporary teaching practices with our rich tradition, to render education that is holistic and complete. Our annual features such as Gombe Mane, Anveshana the talent search and Vanijya Vihar attract visitors from far and wide for they are rooted in Indian culture and tradition. We invite stalwarts from the public arena regularly to enlighten and enrich the minds of our young learners. To name a few, former Vice-Chancellor of Visvesvaraya Technological University Sri Balaveer Reddy, IPS officer Dr R P Sharma, Minister for Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Sri H K Patil, renowned writer Sri Patil Putappa, acclaimed director Sri T S Nagabharana, renowned scholar Sri U R Ananthamurthy, noted environmentalist Smt Saalumarada Thimmakka and noted composer Sri Hamsalekha have graced us with their presence.

Vision and Mission

VISION: To prepare and equip students to successfully face the challenges of life in the 21st century and at the same time evolve as responsible citizens of the nation.

MISSION: At Kautilya, our efforts are directed towards stimulating young minds to bring out their creative capabilities and at the same time inculcating in each of them the quality of evolving into worthy human beings and pioneering leaders of the future.

Our Chairperson

Sri R. Raghu


Sri R. Raghu, the chairperson of Kautilya Vidyalya is a dynamic educational entrepreneur with a vast experience as a champion of public cause, journalist and editor-cum-publisher. A Post Graduate in Political Science, he has held important offices such as Chairman of the Karnataka Exhibition Authority during the Chief Ministership of S.M.Krishna. He is an orator and writer par excellence, who encourages students to learn independently and adapt to society. He has guided the institution from a fledging to its present day status through his clear vision.

Our Secretary


Senior Principal and Secretary

Dr.L Savitha, Senior Principal and Secretary, a specialist in child-centered pedagogy, national level basket player and gold medallist in B.Ed, has dedicated her immense knowledge, skill and teaching experience across all levels to aid the institution's growth. Her infectious energy, augmented by her unshakable resolve to adapt to changing circumstances, has enabled the institution to earn a place as one of the most progressive institutions in Mysuru.