Mission & Purpose

To promote the welfare of Jesuit Higher Education Institutions and of all persons concerned with them; to strive especially to give a social, moral and spiritual orientation to Jesuit higher education work and to foster among Jesuits and lay staff alike an Ignatian vision of education, and to produce men and women for others. Through its member institutions, to make its own contribution towards the transformation of present day socio-cultural conditions, so that the principles of social justice, equality of opportunity, genuine freedom and respect for religious and moral values, enshrined in the Constitution of India, may prevail, and the possibility of living a fully human existence may be open to all.

Report of Jesuit Higher Education in South America: 2018-19.

Regional News

 India Receives the 25th Annual IAJBS World Forum
12/07/2019 Innovate and Flourish was the main theme of the world forum where the CJBE South Asia Regional Chapter was inaugurated. Read more.
Jesuit Higher Education Conference in South Asia
15/11/2019 The leaders of Jesuit Higher Education intitutions in India and Nepal gathered at St Xavier's College Kolkata for their anual conference.

Jesuits plan varsity move
At least six Jesuit colleges offering undergraduate courses across the country will be upgraded to universities modelled on St Xavier’s University within the next year. Learn more.

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