Government Launches ‘Study in India’ to Attract Foreign Students

The Indian Government has launched the ‘Study in India’ initiative to attract international students to study in India. The website of Study in India can be accessed at www.studyinindia.gov.in. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Minister of State for Human Resources Development Satya Pal Singh jointly launched the initiative in New Delhi.

The portal will enable students from 30 countries across South Asia, Africa and West Asia to select and apply for different courses from 150 select Indian institutions which are high on NAAC and  NIRF ranking. The Study in India is aimed at making India a preferred destination for the foreign students to pursue their education.
Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • NAAC stands for National Assessment and Accreditation Council.
  • NIRF stands for National Institutional Ranking Framework.