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The Indian education system has through the ages been identified with quality education, coupled with low cost of education delivery and living, making it an attractive proposition for international students to come and study in India.

Students studying in India or contemplating to study in India can be assured of an experience rich with deep rooted traditions, cultural heritage, visiting interesting locales, understanding one of the oldest cultures of the world, being part of the transition to a modern open economy, making new friends from around the world and most importantly receiving internationally recognized qualifications.

The Indian educational system offers world class education through broader range of general and specialized courses which are relevant to the needs of the developing and developed countries. The standard of Indian qualifications is high and the manpower India trains is sought all over the world. Indian researchers and academicians are leaders in their respective fields. Indian software professionals are being given red carpet welcome in many countries as they have created a niche for themselves.

The admissions of foreign nationals and Indian students studying abroad to undergraduate programs  in Centrally Funded Institutions (CFIs) is being done under DASA (Direct Admission of Students Abroad) scheme from the academic session 2001-02 onwards.

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has entrusted the coordination of the admission process under DASA scheme to NITK, Surathkal from academic year 2010-11.

To know more on how to get admissions into the premier Technical Institutes like National Institutes of Technology (NIT's) under Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme of the Ministry of Human Resources Development Government of India: click here