Mapping the Future

Role of Private Higher Education in India’s Journey towards a $ 5 Trillion Economy

For centuries, the role of higher education has been within a context of social upliftment of masses. 

In the present day scenario the role of Private Higher Education has widened to be a direct economic contributor to the region, state and nation. 

The enclosed presentation outlines how, Private Higher Education contributes directly to the economy and how it could be a major factor in meeting the goal of Hon. Prime Minister to reach India to become a US$ 5 Trillion Economy by 2027. 

Therefore, it is important that this aspect of Private Higher Education is appreciated and accordingly supported through policy and autonomy. 


Hrridaysh Deshpande

Vice Chancellor

Ajeenkya DY Patil University