About Us

About CITE

CITE is a higher education representative and member driven body that works and advocates for the promotion of interests of entrepreneurial initiatives at the tertiary, higher education, and universities levels in various national and international forums. CITE has been conceptualised by Indo-American academic thought leaders to serve as the voice of the holistic higher education sector and aims to promote the development and recognition of quality in higher education in the country.

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– To make India, the knowledge 

capital of the world and re-establish our credentials as a Vishwa Guru in the 21st Century


-To contribute to Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER), Sharing of intellectual capital, among the Universities Act as a bridge builder between Private Universities and Government (both the state and central government) in policy intervention Collaboration with various national and international Universities/bodies/institutions

-Help the member Universities to get better collaboration and knowledge sharing to get a better international ranking

-To play an important role in Higher Education Governance.





-Collaboration with Indian Diaspora

-Professional Development Academicians



-Resource Sharing

-Growth and development of the private higher education sector in India.



-Represent to the Government and various national and international bodies on behalf of the private universities

-Coordination and mutual consultation amongst universities

-Serve as a Representative Body for Member University

-Act as a bureau of information and to facilitate communication

-Work with industry and other universities or bodies (national or international) in matters of common interest

-Act as the representative of private universities of India in with nationally and internationally

-Promote programmes to improve standards of instruction, examination, research, scholarly publications, library organization and such Help member universities with Admission Portal, Job Portal & Collaboration Portal for promoting quality Higher Education