The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) is a prestigious college that came into function in the year of 1984 in order to cater the needs of higher education in the city of Telangana of Indian state of Dehradun. The college functions as a not-for-profit educational society in Telangana. The institution has been offering quality education to students across the country through its various programs in the field of higher education. The institution was founded by pioneers in private education - N.J. Yasaswy, Besant C. Raj and Dr. Prasanna Chandra, the Director of Centre for Financial Management. With the supporting and foundation of eleven colleges the nation over, the organization today has a decent national vicinity. Ten of these eleven colleges have been built in the conditions of Uttarakhand, Tripura, Jharkhand, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh through acts passed by the authoritative gatherings of the separate states.