About Christ University, India
Christ University is a multi-disciplinary university that focuses on teaching, research, and service. It offers Bachelors to Doctoral programmes in humanities, social sciences, science, commerce, management, engineering, education, and law to over 25,000 students across its 5 campuses in India.
It was born out of the educational vision of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara, an educationist and social reformer of the nineteenth century in South India. He founded the first Catholic indigenous congregation, Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), in 1831.
Established in 1969 as Christ College, it undertook path-breaking initiatives in Indian higher education with the introduction of innovative and modern curricula and academic disciplines. It aims to impart a holistic education and adoption of global higher education practices with the support of creative and dedicated staff. It was declared a deemed University in 2008.
The campus is a living example of harmonious multiculturalism with students from all the states of India and more than 60 different countries. A promoter of sports, music and literary activities, it is a nurturing ground for creative excellence.
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