Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2017
Sep. 08, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name Akoustis Technologies, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001584754    
Document Type 10-K    
Trading Symbol AKTS    
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2017    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --06-30    
Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity a Voluntary Filer No    
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 52,512,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   19,084,583  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017