Foreign students could soon be able to study at Indian Institutes of Technology, due to a new proposal from the Human Resource Development Ministry partly aimed at raising the country’s standing in global academic league tables.
Russia and India have agreed to establish a joint working group on education that will focus on building cooperation in VET, increasing bilateral student mobility, and to work towards mutual degree recognition, following Modi’s visit to Moscow last year.
English language teaching is no longer the preserve of solely English speaking countries. As new destinations emerge, they face significant hurdles - quality assurance, limited state support - but are nonetheless leveraging their strengths to bring in students. Beckie Smith discovers how.
A new partnership has been announced between the British Council and Tata Consultancy Services, a global IT and business solutions company, which will see 1,000 British graduates carry out internships in India.
A survey by M.M Advisory Services has found that there are shifts in preference away from typically popular postgraduate programmes towards bachelor's degrees, life sciences and different destinations.
The German Academic Exchange Service, DAAD, and the University Grants Commission based in India, have launched a new joint programme to strengthen higher education partnerships between the two countries. The Indo-German Partnership in Higher Education programme was made official earlier this month in New Delhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is ramping up efforts to promote India as a global study destination, planning a Study in India campaign and revisiting legislation to make it easier for foreign higher education providers to set up branch campuses in the country.