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

Jesuit Province Collaborates with Universities to Elaborate Capacity Building Workshops
This 5 days program will focus on enhancing skills of the Jesuits and collaborators of provinces to develop result oriented project proposals. Learn more.

Fr General´s Call for Collaboration
During his visit to higher education institutions in South Asia, Fr General continues to advocate for collaboration with lay colleagues in mission. Learn more.

New Law College in India
St Xavier’s University, Kolkata is planning to set up a Law School and welcome its first cohort of students in July 2019. Learn more.