The Sagar Group Bhopal, founded by Shree Sudhir Kumar Agrawal in 1983, is one of the fastest growing private sector enterprises, with businesses in the Education(Sagar Engineering colleges Bhopal(Sagar Institutes Bhopal) and Sagar Schools), Real Estate(Agrawal Builders) and Industries(Sagar Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd SMPL). In 1997, the group, hitherto present only in real estate, started exploring options for diversification. The company found one such opportunity when it got a chance to open a school in Bhopal city. In 2001, the company opened its first school, named as Sagar Public School bhopal (SPS). After that, it has swiftly expanded its presence in education sector by opening more schools and colleges.