The vision of CIHE is to nurture graduates who are not only professionally well-trained and academically well-educated, but who can also contribute to the social and moral well-being of society.  We reach out to empower the last, the least and the lost, who are under-served, to realise their potential.  Our life education programmes, based on the Catholic tradition, aim to enable learners to excel in a holistic manner, especially where "Service with Love" makes a difference.  We aspire to become the Saint Francis University, and a well-respected and internationally recognised institution in the longer term.


The mission of the Institute is embodied in our three-pronged approach to add value and stay relevant to young people: