About August Academy

Why August?August Academy is a venture founded by an alumnus of IIT Madras and Stanford University in January 2013. Our mission is to help US-bound students get good quality test preparation in Chennai.  We have since had outstanding results as you can see in our results page.


We have helped our students improve significantly on the GRE, GMAT and the SAT.  Our GRE students have shown an improvement of 15 – 20 points after attending our classroom program.  Our GMAT students have shown an improvement of about 100 – 150 points.  Our SAT students have shown an improvement of about 300 points over their actual SAT scores.


Our students study in or are alumni of some of the best colleges in Tamil Nadu and elsewhere – NIT Trichy, SSN College of Engineering, VelTech University, Velammal, Satyabhama, Meenakshi Sundaranar CE, Sastra University, Loyola College, JNTU, VTU and Dr. MGR Medical University.  Students of ours who are currently working, work with some of the big names in the city – CTS, TCS and HCL.  Some of our students are startup entrepreneurs as well.


Our classrooms are equipped with the latest Multimedia facilities.  Our notes are made available on the internet.  We also provide Computer based tests.  We have a state of the art computer lab and a well equipped library.