Jesuits have served people of all faiths, all over the world, as educators, scientists, explorers and social reformers since 1540. That centuries old tradition of service to others is the cornerstone of Jesuit education. Education at Xavier's prepares each student to live and lead in all the endeavors. It fosters critical thinking, positive action and service to others. It challenges students to go beyond career preparation. It encourages the student to be job creators rather than job seekers, creative designers of the future.
The Jesuit traditions of educational excellence and service to others guide all the programs at St. Xavier's College, Kathmandu. By integrating the academic work and intellectual growth with physical, spiritual and emotional development through the multifarious activities clubbed together under the title co-curricular activities, the college seeks to foster competence, creativity and innovative spirit both throughout and beyond the college. At the end of their studies here at St. Xavier's, we expect our graduating students to enter the larger world with socially responsible goals, a lifelong appetite for learning and the desire to make our universe a better place. We also expect them to be prepared to use their God-given talents not only for personal fulfillment but as men and women in service to others.
The college promotes close student-teacher contacts and encourages students to develop their full potential for leadership. The intelligent pursuit of excellence and a plethora of activities which the students are exposed to in the Campus, are intended to produce moral leaders who will champion the values of truth, justice and peace.
Therefore, it is our mission to foster.........