Koramangala is, without a doubt, the most happening place in Bangalore. Situated in the south-eastern part of the city, Koramangala is a highly sought-after locality for both residential and commercial spaces.
Koramangala is divided into eight blocks spread over approximately 1800 acres. Blocks one to four are separated from blocks five to eight by the Old Airport Road. Of the eight blocks, the third and seventh blocks serve as major commercial hubs. The locality boasts of tree-lined boulevards and well-paved avenues, making it prime residential locality, with high-rise apartments, posh bungalows, and modest PG accommodations available for residency. The area is largely cosmopolitan in nature. It commands one of the highest property prices in the city and is considered by Bangaloreans to be one of the better places to live.
Koramangala is home to many educational institutions like St. John's Medical College, Vemana Institute of Technology, Amity Global Business School, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Indian Institute of Astrophysics among many others. Software companies including Infosys, Wipro, Siemens VDO, Toshiba Software India Pvt. Ltd. and Tavant Technologies and the Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart and several others have their offices in Koramangala.