Record number of Indian students heading to study abroad, sharp surge in enrolment in these areas: Report
Record surge in Indian students going abroad to study due to rising aspirations, increase in applicants from Tier 2/3 cities, and more financial aid and scholarships offered by foreign institutions. Chinese student applications have dropped.
Many more Indian students are heading for studying abroad this fall than ever, leading study abroad consultants have told Economic Times. As per the report, this comes as a result of various factors including rising aspirations for a foreign education and career, an increase in applicants from Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities. Moreover, this also comes as foreign institutions increasing their focus on India by offering more financial aid and scholarships.