Neeta Inamdar is a Professor and Head of the Manipal Centre for European Studies (MCES), Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal. She was instrumental in establishing MCES in 2009 and since then, has led it through the years to make it a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence that offers the only master programme in European Studies in India. Though interested in various aspects of the European economy, society, and culture, she is more drawn towards education in Europe – both school and higher education as reflected in the projects led by her in Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL), and Bologna Process and Internationalization of Higher Education. She believes in people-to-people connect as a means for peaceful coexistence and focuses on research in educational connect between India and Europe. She has been a recipient of the Jean Monnet module (2014-2017) and Jean Monnet Chair (2017-2020). She was instrumental in the formation of Association of European Studies in India (AESI) and is presently the Secretary of AESI. She has earlier co-edited a book on Internationalization of Higher Education: The Dynamics of Educational Ecology.