For centuries, India has been the global centre for Education. The education system in India is well established, organized and covers a wide spectrum of disciplines.
India has the Third Largest English Speaking population in the world. Medium of instructions in higher education is primarily English. Also India offers Quality Education at a fraction of cost compared to other educational destinations. Hence India is becoming increasingly favored destination for Korean parents to send their children for schooling.
Some of the Indian schools where many Korean students have been going are the following:
India has a very strong University system, with over 310 universities and 15500 colleges offering the widest spectrum of courses, India is the second largest education system in the world. The professionals trained in Indian Institutions are recognized globally. Over 200 of the Fortune 500 companies recruit from Indian campuses regularly.
Choosing an Institute
For detailed information on Education and Higher Education in India refer to Department of Education.
Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA)
Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India aims to facilitate admission in NITs/IIITs and other premier centrally funded institutions in India for Foreign Nationals / Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) / Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) for UG and PG in Engineering / Architecture / Planning and PG program in Management. More details on the programme are available at www.dasanit.org.
Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) awards two scholarships
The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) awards two scholarships for regular courses of higher studies to candidates from RoK.
Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC)