India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday August 25, 2015
The global meltdown of stock markets and the Sensex's biggest slump in years has cost investors a lot of wealth. But the domino effect on the volatility of rupee has also impacted the Indian students studying abroad.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday August 22, 2015
The Indian Rupee's plunge to 65.90 for a US dollar has come as a shocker for many parents who have sent their children to study abroad, as education costs are set to increase due to the fall of Indian currency.
Offbeat | Edited by Amrita Kohli | Thursday June 18, 2015
A hilarious video shared on Facebook presents a ready reckoner of what Indian students pack as suitcase essentials. It doesn't matter how long the course is, these staples can't be left out.
India News | Written by Kinshu Dang | Saturday May 30, 2015
Ishan wants to pursue his education in the United States. He stands in a queue at the US Embassy to get his student visa for a bachelor's degree in computer science. After an hour-long wait and thorough document checks, he finally gets his visa to go study at the University of Washington.
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Indian students spend $7 billion or around Rs 45,000 crore per year on foreign education because of "sub-standard" quality of higher education in the country, according to a study by industry body Assocham and Mumbai-based Tata Institute of Social Sciences.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
The new Australian government is set to announce a series of steps to make its student visa regime simpler to attract more foreign students, including those from India, and revive the billion dollar higher education industry
Thursday July 4, 2013
At a time when the UK is mulling hefty visa cash bond raising concerns here, France announced on Thursday a slew of India-specific measures easing visa norms for those wanting to pursue higher education, a move that is expected to increase the inflow of Indian students to that country.
Monday February 18, 2013
Out to woo Indian businesses and students, British Prime Minister David Cameron today announced his country would introduce same-day visa services for investors and said there would be no limit on the number of students from India studying there.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 21, 2012
Germany, a hub of quality scientific research and innovation, is keen to attract the brightest Indian minds for further studies and research and has as an incentive made it easier for students to stay over and work, the country's envoy has said. Another incentive for students is that German universities don't charge any fees.
World News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday September 2, 2012
London Metropolitan University, which has over 350 Indian students on its rolls, has been told by the UK Border Agency that it cannot bring foreign students into the country. This has led to panic among around 2600 foreign students of the university, who fear deportation.
India News | NDTV Correspondent & Agencies | Friday July 29, 2011
The US has promised that it will protect the interests of hundreds of Indian students at the University of Northern Virginia (UNVA), which was raided yesterday by investigating and law enforcement agencies on charges of visa fraud.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 25, 2011
Hundreds of Indian students, mostly from Andhra Pradesh, face the prospect of deportation from the US after authorities raided and shut down a university in the Silicon Valley on charges of a massive immigration fraud.The Tri-Valley University in Pleasanton, a major suburb in San Francisco Bay Area, has been charged by federal investigating authori...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 21, 2010
Over a hundred Indian undergraduate students, who are in Canada on summer internships with various universities, have impressed their hosts with their research and innovative skills.The 105 bright students, mostly from eight IITs, are taking part in three-month research projects in computer science, engineering, mathematics and business at 14 Canad...
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 4, 2010
In a bid to crack down on street crimes, Victorian government on Thursday announced USD 1000 on-the- spot fine for people caught carrying knives.
World News | John F Burns, NYT News Service | Monday February 8, 2010
Home secretary Alan Johnson has announced new measures intended to cut the number of student visas issued abroad.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 7, 2010
Victorian police chief Simon Overland has advised Indian students in Australia to keep a low profile and "try to look as poor as you can" to avoid attacks.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2009
Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi said the Centre is planning to introduce compulsory registration system.
World News | IANS | Wednesday July 15, 2009
Indian students going abroad for higher education will in future be registered by the authorities in India.