NIFTE was conceptualized in the year 2001 by a group of NRI’s lead by Dr. N. S. Malavalli, who wanted to redefine the system of education delivery. NIFTE is a public charitable education trust registered in India with a primary objective to promote education in all faculties that add value to society and prepare responsible and matured human beings who pursue happiness and not material wealth.
NIFTE trust visualizes a system of education from kindergarten to post graduate where life skills are imbibed along with knowledge transfer that happens as experiential learning. NIFTE believes in an education that is free of stress and this education is a joy for every student and the teacher. Education at NIFTE personifies critical thinking and problem solving. NIFTE nourishes agility and adaptability to situations and initiates entrepreneurialism. NIFTE conceptualizes schools should go from “buildings” to “nerve centers” with walls that are porous and transparent, connecting teachers, students and community to the wealth of knowledge that exists in the world.