St Xavier's College
St. Xavier's College in Mumbai, India is a college named after Francis Xavier, the 16th-century Spanish Jesuit saint. The college was founded by German Jesuits in 1869. It is one of the most prestigious liberal arts colleges in India and has been awarded the highest rating, A+ (5-Star), in the re-accreditation by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2007.
It is built in the Indo-Gothic style of architecture, and recognised as a heritage structure. St. Xavier’s College strives to form men and women who will build a more just and humane world. It strives for an intellectual endeavour that focuses on critical and creative thinking, with the aim of social transformation.