Global Indian Foundation

Global Indian Foundation (GIF), a Singapore-based non-profit organisation, was established in 2002 and has since grown to be an institution of international eminence. The Foundation instituted Global Indian Cultural Centre (GICC) with the mission of preserving and promoting Indian culture amongst the expatriate and local community in Singapore through a rich array of educational programmes and activities. GICC offers courses in performing arts, sports and yoga for both, children and adults.

Envisioned with the objective of promoting value-based education, GIF is led by eminent personalities from diverse fields, including Prof MGK Menon, Dr Justice C S Dharmadhikari, Mr Narayan Murthy, Dr Karan Singh, Dr Hari Harilela and Mr Atul Temurnikar.

  • Introduction

    Global Indian Cultural Centre (GICC) is a non-profit organisation of Global Indian Foundation established in 2002 to provide an ideal environment for diverse communities in South East Asia to learn and enjoy the rich cultural heritage of the Indian sub-continent.

  • Vision

    To create an enriching educational experience that goes beyond academic horizons. To enable, encourage and empower students from multicultural backgrounds to discover and develop their creative potential.


  • Overview

    GICC follows recognised curriculum, employs trained and experienced teachers, and is open to people of all nationalities in Singapore. The instruction methodology is student-centric and teachers provide an atmosphere for interactive learning.