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Not keen on online classes, Punjab students postpone their admissions to foreign univs

July 30, 2020 10:39 am

With Indian students making immense contribution in tuition fees to foreign universities they pick, these institutions too are preparing for student intake alongside the Covid crisis with several concessions.

COVID effect: Indians pick courses with study abroad options, foreign applications drop

July 27, 2020 11:38 am

While government-run higher institutes have always found it a challenge to attract enough foreign students, most of the private universities too, have received very few applications this year from foreign students.

World will impatiently need you, writes Dean, US-based engineering college to international students

July 10, 2020 1:01 pm

'As we navigate these uncertain times together, please do not forget that your future as engineering graduates is brighter than ever before. Indeed, an important lesson we learned during this unprecedented crisis is the vital role that science and technology play,' wrote the dean.

University of South Florida offers scholarship, delayed admission for Indian students

July 07, 2020 11:19 am

Most American universities are offering online options till students can come on campus and hybrid courses thereafter. The most popular courses among Indian students applying to USF are business analytics and information systems, and engineering courses.

13 UK universities on brink of collapse without COVID-19 bailout: Report

July 06, 2020 5:27 pm

The biggest losses will likely stem from falls in international student enrolments (between 1.4 billion pounds and 4.3 billion pounds, with a central estimate of 2.8 billion pounds) and increases in the deficits of university-sponsored pension schemes, which universities will eventually need to cover, it notes.

Applications open for Japanese Govt Scholarship Program 2021, an all expense covered grant

July 06, 2020 5:16 pm

Students will get an allowance of 1,17,000 yen per month. A supplemental regional allowance of 2,000 yen or 3,000 yen per month will be added to the monthly scholarship amount for the grantees studying or conducting research in specially designated regions.

3 IITs collaborate with University of Alberta for Joint Doctoral Degree Programs

July 01, 2020 7:27 pm

Under this collaboration, students from India and Canada will get a chance to undertake research at the partner institution for six months to a year. A special certification upon graduation will also be awarded to these students. 

Will COVID boost 'study in India' and will 'study abroad' take a backseat?

June 06, 2020 3:35 pm

Even if half of the outbound students consider applying for admissions in India, the cut-offs for admissions will go higher than normal. Here is what to do to keep your study abroad plan on track without wasting a year and still stay safe.

Lawmakers urge Trump admin to ensure international students can enroll for Fall classes

June 03, 2020 11:06 am

With more than 200,000 students, India accounts for the second largest number of international students in the US.

IND-SAT: Study in India entrance test postponed till July

May 29, 2020 12:56 pm

The exam is a 90-minute online proctored test with multiple-choice questions. It is conducted in English and has the verbal ability, quant, logical reasoning as sub-sections with 40, 25, and 25 marks each.