Education Opportunities in India
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Studying in India - Higher Education

The education system in India is well established, organised and covers a wide spectrum of disciplines. With its vast and developed network of universities and colleges in the fields of engineering, information technology, bio-technology, agriculture, management, medicine, pharmacy , arts. science, commerce, etc., India offers quality education of international standards in programmes leading to diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degrees.

Choosing an Institute

For complete information on Indian universities, and courses available, click on the web-site of the Association of Indian Universities,

Education Consulatants India Ltd ( Ed.CIL )

Foreign students can also apply through Educational Consultants India Ltd. Ed.CIL , a Government of India enterprise, that facilitates admissions and is a one-stop window for foreign students. Ed.CIL gives advice on suitable colleges and programmers after ascertaining the student's requirements. Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has introduced 15% supernumerary seats for foreign nationals in all Technical and Higher Educational Institutions in India. Ed. CIL offers admission for these 15 % seats in the reputed Indian institutes.

Essential Criteria

For admission to all undergraduate courses, universities/institutes of higher education in India require candidates to be in possession of Higher Secondary/ GEC ‘A' level/any other examination equivalent to +2 stage of Indian qualification (12 years of schooling) with subjects related to their chosen area of study. However, for entry into diploma programmers, the qualification should comprise of 10 years of schooling.

Additional requirements, if any, are as per the course sought to be pursued. For detailed information on Education and Higher Education in India refer to the links listed below or click on Department of Education

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