An educational entrepreneur, Dr Jitin Chadha, is best known for his carefully conceived educational programs. He is the Founder Director of the Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD), New Delhi, which is known for its collaboration with Kingston School of Art (KSA), Kingston University, London. IIAD offers Undergraduate programmes in Fashion Design, Communication Design, Interior Architecture Design, Fashion Business Management and Postgraduate programmes in Fashion Design and Fashion Business Management.
He brings passion and experience to the field of education and a commitment to creating a world-class design school in India as per international standards. Dr Chadha believes in quality interdisciplinary programs that will nurture talent and intellectual curiosity, foster critical thinking along with giving the students a core skill set. To this end, he has set up an international standard campus with high-tech infrastructure and has engaged the best faculty to offer world-class education to students.
Dr Chadha has a Ph.D in Finance from Delhi University, a Master’s in Economics and Finance from Warwick University, UK and has an Executive Education in Entrepreneurship from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
He ventured into the field of education in 2006 by establishing the Indian School of Business and Finance (ISBF). ISBF has been established in collaboration with the London School of Economics (LSE) and the University of London. The institution boasts of undergraduate and postgraduate study programs in Economics, Finance, and Business Management with an excellent team of academicians and a campus in the heart of New Delhi.
He has the vision to help Indian students benefit from collaborations with internationally acclaimed institutions. These collaborations bring in the rigor and globally updated curricula to students and teaching staff in India.
Dr Chadha is an avid skier and enjoys putting himself on the slopes of the French Alps. He uses his passion to build mental toughness and a mind-set geared to flexibility, quick decisions and the ability to overcome obstacles. These characteristics have helped him navigate the business world of education.