Called to live in God’s presence and sharing in Christ’s mission to transform the world in love, we, the Sisters of the Apostolic Carmel, respond like Mary and our Foundress, Mother Veronica, by our lives of consecration.

Striving to draw out the full potential of our students and especially of the women we educate.

Fostering in them the rich values of our Christian and Cultural heritage so that they are urged to respond to life’s challenges with joy and courage that is rooted in prayer and committed to serve society as responsible citizens.

A special thrust of our educational effort is an active concern for the formation of authentic Christians imbibed with a sense of mission to our country and the world.

Mount Carmel School, Gandhinagar is an offshoot of Mount Carmel High School which has been serving the people of Ahmedabad for over 80 years. It was started in 1970 in Gandhinagar, the new capital of Gujarat during the Centenary year of the foundation of the Apostolic Carmel.

This school is recognised by the Department of Education, Gujarat State and caters to all castes and creeds.

The course of studies is planned to lead up to the Secondary and Higher Secondary (General Stream) School Certificate Examination. It has parallel divisions with Gujarati and English as the medium of instruction.


Though the school is primarily meant to provide Catholic girls with sound religious and moral education, other pupils are also admitted with due respect to their religious feelings and freedom of conscience. A course of religious instruction is given to Catholic Students, Children of other Faiths are taught Joyful living.