CHRIST (Deemed to be University) blossomed out of the educational vision of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). Blessed Kuriakose Eliias Chavara , the founder of this indigenous congregation was a well known educationist and social reformer of the 19th century. Christ University is today a leading educational destination for students from India and other countries. The University offers Undergraduate, Post graduate and Doctoral Programs in Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, Commerce, Management, Law and Education.
Host City - Bangalore
The silicon valley of India, Bangalore is today a symbol of Globalized India. Considered as a leading educational and IT Center, Bangalore offers much to those who seek to understand India in its evolving role as a major economic and cultural centre. Bangalore is a few hours drive from the erstwhile Kingdom of Mysore which showcases the rich cultural heritage of India.
IFCU - Psychology Sectoral Group
The Sectorial Group of Psychology is inspired and informed by the spirit and objectives of the International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU).The IFCU Sectorial Group of Psychology will be recognized for its excellence and distinctiveness in engaging and advancing the teaching of psychology with the Catholic intellectual tradition in Catholic higher education through re-search, theory, and practice. The IFCU Sectorial Group of Psychology will promote the recognition of the dignity of every human being in their social-cultural context.