About the ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education

The ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE) is a deemed-to-be-University established under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. It has evolved a comprehensive student-centric learning approach consisting of several stages, designed to add significant value to the learner's understanding in an integrated manner, covering relevant knowledge, practical skills and positive attitudes. The University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).

IFHE has received the NAAC Accreditation 'A' Grade with an impressive score (Institutional CGPA) of 3.43 out of 4 in the year 2015.

The ICFAI Group, of which the IFHE is the flagship organization, has been recognized as a "Great Place to Study" on February 23, 2017 at the historic House of Commons, London, United Kingdom. In recognition of exemplary contribution made by the Case Research Center (CRC) of IFHE towards Case Method, a "Thought Leadership Award" was conferred. Silicon India, an online magazine, ranked IFHE as the Best Private University in India for the Year 2016. The World Consulting & Research Corporation (WCRC) has ranked IBS Hyderabad, among Asia's Best Private Educational Institutions for the year 2012-13, as selected by KPMG. The earlier recipients of this award were Indian School of Business (ISB), XLRI, INSEAD (Singapore), AIM (Manila) and NUS (Singapore).

IFHE has three faculties viz., engineering, management and law. IFHE has a large and well qualified faculty pool comprising of mostly doctorates with rich industry experience. The faculty members are also involved in research, case development and industry consultancy.

The ICFAI Business School (IBS) is one of the consistently top ranked business schools in India. The school has been re-accredited by South Asian Quality Assurance System (SAQS), rated A** by CRISIL, EB2 IN by ICRA and as an Excellent Business School by Eduniversal. IBS is a Business Education Alliance Member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), USA.

The ICFAI Tech School (ITS) is ranked 9th among Outstanding Engineering Colleges of Excellence and 7th among Top Engineering Colleges in Telangana by CSR-GHRDC, 2017. ITS has collaboration/understanding with industries like Texas Instruments, Mentor Graphics, Xilinx and Virtusa.

The ICFAI Law School (ILS) is ranked 2nd among top law schools of Southern India and 4th among top law Schools of India by GHRDC. ILS is ranked 3rdamong top 10 promising law Colleges in India 2017 by Higher Education Review. ILS is ranked 7th among top private law colleges in India by Careers 360. ILS is a member of International Association of Law Schools, USA.

The IFHE campus at Hyderabad is a 91-acre lush green campus with built-up area of over 16 lakh sq. ft. The campus is fully residential, Wi-Fi enabled and equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. Hostel facilities are available to students. Sports play a vital role in all-round development of students. A wide range of indoor and outdoor games facilities are available.