For centuries, India has been the global centre for Education. The education system in India is well established, organized and covers a wide spectrum of disciplines. More than 40,000 foreign nationals from about 100 countries are studying in India at any given time. The high quality of education provided at comparatively moderate fees, and low cost of living attract large number of foreign students to the country.
Medium of instructions in higher education is primarily English. List of International Baccalaureate (IB) World schools in India and their contact details can be found in the IB organization website http://www.ibo.org/
India has a very strong University system, with over 310 universities and 15500 colleges offering the widest spectrum of courses, India is the second largest education system in the world. The professionals trained in Indian Institutions are recognized globally. Over 200 of the Fortune 500 companies recruit from Indian campuses regularly.
Choosing an Institute
For detailed information on Education and Higher Education in India, please refer to Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India http://mhrd.gov.in/
Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA)
Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India aims to facilitate admission in NITs/IIITs and other premier centrally funded institutions in India for Foreign Nationals / Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) / Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) for Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) in Engineering / Architecture / Planning and PG program in Management. More details on the programme are available at www.dasanit.org