What was started in 1988 as Aakash Institute for Medical Entrance Exams with only one center in Delhi has become a one-stop destination for preparation of medical, engineering and other entrance examinations. Aakash IIT-JEE was started in the year 2007 and since then it has been helping students to top a range of engineering entrance exams. It has a very good pan-India presence coupled with excellent results in medical examinations. It offers regular classroom programs, distance learning, and E-learning programs. The courses are long-term courses, short-term courses, test-series courses, and crash courses.
In 2008, Aakash produced the 1st ranker and a total selections of 503 students in IIT-JEE. There was a massive selection of 5,000 aspirants in different Engineering Entrance Exams in 2012. Meanwhile, Aakash kept opening centers throughout the country to ensure to ensure that none of the students remain far from its outreach.