Foreign Universities in India
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|Ajit Kumar Das said: (Sep 10, 2017)|
|Hello, everyone, my topic is foreign universities in India. I want to say that our country is very good in the education system but some of different from foreign universities. If there is a foreign university that means more utilize of skill development. Whenever here facilities for foreign language and knowledge development in education. Also, I want to say that if foreign universities is best for skill development& Creative of good knowledge then they will be better otherwise no sufficient for like business. Thank you.|
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|Pankaj Speaker said: (Aug 14, 2017)|
|As far as, I know foreign education is scintillating if it comes to India. The Youth of Indian would be changed to see at the practical usage of foreign univ. A lot of scholars have in our country they are extremely talented but can't afford in a foreign country if they got Univ education in India, then they will become A1.|
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|Ramesh said: (Jul 3, 2017)|
In my opinion, its good that foreign universities come to India. It's because of following main reasons:
1) Foreign universities follow a different curriculum (mostly practical) which can help the Indian students (students who have a strong hold on their basics) and thus get good application skills.
2) there will be a sense of competition between Indian univ and foreign univ which help in growth of the Indian univ globally and them making a mark in the world.
3) we have seen people spending lakhs of rupees for better education in foreign univs. If we get those univs here only then there is a lot of saving in the money for the students and moreover, those who couldn't afford to go there can get the best education at a lower cost.
4) We see govt planning to setup skill India programs where people are trained in a practical way. These programs will be part of the curriculum of the foreign universities where the univs train the students to be fit to work in the industries right out from college.
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|Bibhay said: (Jan 9, 2017)|
Today we are discussing on foreign university should allow opening their campus in India. In my point of view, it has both advantage and disadvantages. If first, we discuss on advantages that in India we know that lots of students are going to abroad for higher studies and to complete his or her dream. So they spend a lot of money on education.
And to spend thousand of money to live there. If our government is allowed to open their campus their then those problems are far away.
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|Arun Krishnan R said: (Oct 4, 2016)|
Our education system compared to foreign countries are not up to the mark I agree that. But if we try we can change our education system which will be more valuable than other countries.
We have a lot of talented youngsters who suffer from proper guidance. They are not following their own will they are just attracted by others influence. The talent what they got is not the field they are trying to enter.
First, our education system should understand this and make the young generation to find their own talents and to enter into that field.
In government schools, 80% children's are not able to speak a line fluently in English. Children's from poor family are not able to spend money for English Medium Schools and talented children's are no shown their path.
In my opinion, the changes should be brought from school level.
Proper planning and implementation can bring great changes in our education system.
Just stop imitating others and try to bring new reforms which make our education system a role model to others.
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|Saii said: (Sep 27, 2016)|
|In my point of view, it's a good one the foreign universities come to India our student's skills and knowledge will develop. And our Indian teaching method is not too good to compare than foreign university teaching method because we are giving more importance to theory but they concentrate only practicals so their knowledge is wide comparing our students, and if foreign universities come to India our village poor students also will study foreign university. And they will develop their lifestyle, knowledge, society, everything will grow.|
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|Priyaz Aajith said: (Sep 21, 2016)|
Good Morning to all, I am Priyaz Ajith.
I would like to share my information about foreign universities in India. If suppose foreign University came in India means some guys did not come in the foreign country. It's the plus point of our country know and also improving skills, attitude and every think change in our student life. They also learning other country subjects.
Thank you all.
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|Ramani Hitesh (Rk University) said: (Sep 21, 2016)|
>> In my point of view foreign Universities in India good Student. Because it provides many benefit and help to many Student Dream and wishes.
>> Foreign University Increase and Development Skill Power. The Foreign system has good technology and their applications whether we have a sharp brain.
>> allowed to open their branches in India. Every year there are lots of Indian students going to abroad to pursue their education.
>> This will surely enhance the student's personality and skills. So, the Indian government should give the green signal to foreign universities.
>> In foreign there are multiple resources are available. Different technology and individual training etc. After finishing their study they search job and settle over there so Good For Foreign University.
Please Think Change Nothing More.
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|Chamu Singh said: (Aug 28, 2016)|
|In my point of view foreign Universities in India good for Indian students and it will be decreases a brain-drain and many more rupees will be also safe of our nation.|
One essential part is GLOBALIZATION.
It can helpful for our nation because India is a still developing country. We still need a new technology and it will only come from globalization.
So, foreign universities in India must be required.
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|Ajeet Kumar Singh said: (Jul 16, 2016)|
|I totally disagree with the establishment of foreign universities in India. Instead, we should apply their way of teaching in our universities. This would be a very good idea as we won't have to invest money for foreign universities and we would get our education system much better. The student would never be forced to visit the university. They would love to go to university daily.|
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|Mahak said: (Jun 27, 2016)|
|Foreign universities should be there, I don't think so its harmful for our India. Because its provide many of the benefits and also help to many of the students to completed their dreams to doing a study in foreign universities. Next thing is that helps to decrease the problem of brain-drain in that condition on more students goes outside the country to doing a higher education. The last thing is that its save lots of money compare to doing a study in out of India. Thanks.|
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|Romendra Verma said: (Mar 23, 2016)|
In my point foreign universities come in India is very good because we need more skill development are required and our thinking to change in experimental way and get more reasearch our country.
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|Santhsosh said: (Jun 17, 2015)|
|Hello friends our topic is foreign university's in India came, to our India study is changed. So I'm nor agree this foreign university's is came our India NRI students all of then join in foreign university's only. So that time India study is difficulty changed is best option for us.|
Thank you all.
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|Ajith said: (Jun 13, 2015)|
|Reverse brain drain is a form of brain drain where human capital moves in reverse from a more developed country to a less developed country that is developing rapidly. These migrants may accumulate savings, also known as remittances, and develop skills overseas that can be used in their home country.|
Brain drain can occur when scientists, engineers, or other intellectual elites migrate to a more developed country to learn in its universities, perform research, or gain working experience in areas where education and employment opportunities are limited in their home country. These professionals then return to their home country after several years of experience to start a related business, teach in a university, or work for a multi-national in their home country. Their return is thus "Reverse Brain Drain".
The occurrence of reverse brain drain mostly depends on the state of the country's development, and also strategies and planning over a long period of time to reverse the migration. Countries that are attractive to returning intelligentsia will naturally develop migration policies to attract foreign academics and professionals. This would also require these countries to develop an environment which will provide rewarding opportunities for those who have attained the knowledge and skills from overseas.
In the past, many of the immigrants from developing countries chose to work and live permanently in developed countries; however, the recent economic growth that has been occurring back in their home countries and the difficulty of attaining long-term work visas has caused many of the immigrants to return home.
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|Tej said: (May 26, 2015)|
|In my point of view foreign institutes in India have good equipment and good knowledge professors, if such technical facilities available in that universities students gain the knowledge and they will use their knowledge to develop our country. Major thing is govt must encourage the those who want study higher studies in foreign countries.|
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|Juelipatel said: (May 7, 2015)|
Most youngsters dream of studying Canada and many of them have what is called the 'Dream'. But the challenge with study in Canada. Whether a student wishes to MBA post-graduation degrees in the, there are several opportunities in the form of scholarships available.
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|Preeti Singh Thakur said: (Apr 27, 2015)|
My name is Preeti.
Before saying any thing on this topic I would like to have your attention to the history of education in India. Indian education gad mad Sushrut, Charak the great surgeons, it had mad Aryabhatta, Nagarjuna, Varahamihira the unbelievable mathematicians. We had universities like Nalnda and Takshashila. We are the inventors if zero, we discovered that earth is round.
We spread the yoga all over the world, we taught the world the meaning of true Dharma. This is the power of Indian education. We do not need any foreign university. Indian universities have the caliber and power to do better then them. We just need to do one thing the proper balancing of theory as well as practicals.
We need to update our system day to day just not for the competition sake for the sake of making the students perfect in their fields. Foreign universities can give us chances but if we can create in Indian universities by giving them there previous position, so there is no need of foreign universities in Indian.
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|Deepak said: (Apr 1, 2015)|
|There is a lot of baloney being written over here foreign education concentrates on the practical, whereas Indian University education concentrates on the theory. Two fundamental flaws here the theory taught in Indian Universities is like 3 decades behind where science actually is and secondly, without the theoretical groundwork practical application cannot occur. So, foreign universities (e.g. American and European) develop first the theory part but help students understand the practical use of that theory.|
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|Nidhi said: (Mar 15, 2015)|
|According to me balance with both the educational systems will be the better option for us because foreign system has good technology and their applications whether we have a sharp brain and also a vast background of theories and principles. |
Both systems can compensate with each other for getting excellent results. They are just using trial and error method if we support them for application then proper result will be got in less time in proper direction also.
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|Suguna Sacred said: (Feb 14, 2015)|
|My self Suguna.|
Some of you told that foreign education system is the best thing. And our Indian side its too bad, I going to say that both are best. Take example, if one person from foreign and one from our nation. The person from abroad he can do all the thing in practical manner.
But he can not to say that what he done? From our nation he can explain all the thing what that guy done for? but, he cannot applied it for here our lacking ill start.
So from my side. We cannot say that this is a good strategy for education and this is too bad for it. We need both system, without practical we cannot achieve anything. The same thing is there is no theory means, we cannot understand anything.
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|Lesly Abraham said: (Feb 7, 2015)|
|We had a similar argument in kerala - do you allow private professional college in kerala. For quite some time it was not allowed. Results all students when to neighbouring States and studied. All the money made in Kerala when out. Competition is always good for common people - you get more options, better service and value for money. Take the case of Telecommunication, Banking or insurance, Automobile etc. All these had lot of opposition for opening to foreign investment.|
Like wise I think the basic standard of our Indian university will be elevated. Those who studied abroad will know what I am talking about. If we think the foreign university will evade our culture, then sorry to inform that we are a bit late, the Internet & movies have already done that. Go to any kids party and you can see what I mean.
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|Kush Madan said: (Jan 14, 2015)|
|Lets summarize every point that matters in this regard.|
I would like to start with the fact that, "to be successful you have to be open for everything" and secondly "diversification" broadens our vision. "I hope everyone agrees here".
Now, why the above both points can't be helpful in respect of our nation! Think!
To bring foreign universities is diversification and this shows our government is open for things, but at the same time by allowing these universities to open in Indian soil will have both positive and negative repercussions.
The point here is what time is best time to invite our foreign counterparts to our soil?
Answer here is simple "MAINTAIN BALANCE" nature's law!
Now if we give the green signal too early we can loose:-
1) FDI (foreign Direct investment) which comes to India through settled NRI's.
2) Competition for our universities will become more, thereby, universities can make hasty decisions.
3) Our moral ways of teachings can take a back seat. And many more I can't see at the moment.
Now if we give a green signal too late:-
1) Our more and more brains will be lost to some other country.
2) New and modern techniques of teaching will have to wait.
3) Practical teaching which is missing in Indian education system will also have to wait. And the above wait has already started its course of actions.
So in my opinion Planning at the right time to maintain the balance is of utmost priority.
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|Suganya said: (Jan 8, 2015)|
|In my point of view we should follow the foreign education system because, Indian people are not understand the concept and they mugging and vomiting it is useless so we encourage the foreign system.|
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|Sharath Kumar G S said: (Nov 10, 2014)|
|For my point of view. Its not necessary. Because we are in a nation where we had Aryabhata, Bhaskaracharya, Kanada and all. Nowadays people like ABDUL kalam, Radhakrishnan, they pursued their education in India itself:).|
Indian system teaches moral along with education where others foreign countries can't. We had university called Nalanda where ever all countries are coming here to get educated. So by advent of english education we lost our nativity which we had earlier.
For my point of view it is enough because we are the belongs to the nation who are producing cryogenic engine along with russia. We are belong to the nation where 18% engineer and 40% of doctors are exporting to other nation. We are belongs to the nation who launch the satellite in a single attempt. There all works carried by indians. All are from Indian education.
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|N.Srikanth said: (Oct 9, 2014)|
|See foreign university in India you are saying it good for education and practical experience but the problem is capability of an Indian in money and from childhood days onward we are always to mugging up the things and memorize the things, suddenly if foreign people concentrating on practical things we can't understand so finally what I want say is education system is to be change and adopted the system they following in foreign university it the better thing.|
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|Mahendra Maurya said: (Sep 24, 2014)|
|First and foremost, having foreign universities in India is good for country according to education of them, at first we should improve our education system. Coming to India, thought will be transfer and economic relation and technology relation will be good with them.|
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|Shiv Kumar said: (Aug 19, 2014)|
|In my point of view foreign universities should be allowed to open their branches in India. Every year there are lots of Indian students going to abroad to pursue their education. If they can get the same atmosphere here in India then this will be the great booster for them. Foreign universities are known for their research work and their quality of education with latest lab equipments. This will surely enhance the students personality and skills. So, Indian government should give the green signal to foreign universities.|
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|Dhanaraj G said: (Apr 27, 2014)|
|In my opinion allowing foreign universities in India is a very good thing because there the education system is different and they have very good technical equipments. If they come here it will be competition to our universities and the standards of education in our institution will also increase.|
Every year many people are going to foreign for higher studies and spending their money there and settle there after education, so we are losing our intellectual resource. Our government can encourage foreign institute but at the same time it should have control on this otherwise the cost of the education will increase and it will become very difficult for the poor people.
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|Gpz2 said: (Apr 19, 2014)|
|Why do western universities and the colleges under the universities perform better than our Indian universities? Although it is believed that the Indians have the best brains in all the world over. The first and foremost reason for this is that Indians (the head of the institution) do not provide better incentives to the staff members working in the universities or colleges as compared to that of the western countries. Moreover the Indians spend only a few percentage of the GDP towards education. If we give licenses to the foreign universities to enter into India it has both advantages as well as disadvantages.|
The advantages being is that we will not be losing best brains that do extremely well to get into the foreign universities. So in the long run we will be retaining the quality lads that would impressively contribute to the development of our GDP as well as the economic growth. Disadvantage being is that if the foreign universities being allowed to establish in India, our government is not going to pay the duly incentives as is required by them, then why will they need to set up their universities, besides they are not going to help India only thing is that their main motive is to earn huge profit. If they don't earn profit why will they establish their universities. Even if they setup and not getting proper incentives means they are going to charge hefty fees.
The Indian universities in order to keep themselves afloat in the competitive market will obviously escalate their cost of education. And this will lead to the poor people being alienated from the education.
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|Fran said: (Mar 31, 2014)|
|We do need foreign universities to set up campuses in India. It will immensely help all those who aspire to work abroad in the future and having a foreign certificate of education will be an edge to all those looking for jobs in India as well as those looking for jobs abroad.|
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|Sabnam Majeed said: (Mar 10, 2014)|
|I think foreign universities should never be allowed to have pleasures in India. Instead we should concentrate in excel the the quality of education provided in Indian Universities so the students might not feel the need to go to foreign countries for pursuing education. Quality is must, if getting in home then who'll like to leave his/her family and go out.|
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|Arjun Sapna said: (Nov 22, 2013)|
|In my opinion it is very bad for our country that we should to have foreign universities because in India there are lot more talented persons. If foreign universities come here than they will use our intelligence in their countries. Then think friends what will be future of India. They give more salary to our india's talented person. So it's bad for our country because every person want to earn more money. So they will like to work in foreign. Like this way only untalented person will work in India so it is very bad.|
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|Balu said: (Nov 16, 2013)|
|In my point of view it's good. Because most of the people going to foreign for study, in foreign there are multiple resources are available. Different technology and individual training etc. After finishing their study they search job and settle over there. So every year we loss lot of people. If foreign university come to India means why are they go there?|
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|Adithya said: (Oct 3, 2013)|
|In my opinion its good to have the foreign universities in India why because the way of teaching of foreign universities is entirely different from India. They are concentrating on the practical knowledge rather than theoretical knowledge this is the reason why our students are unable to catch up the corporate world requirements. This creates competency among our universities. Some of the poor people may get a chance to study at lower expenses at global facilities.|
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|Harini said: (Apr 24, 2013)|
|I accept all of your opinion. In my point of view, we shouldn't encourage the foreign education because India education style is the best one.|
Why I am saying this line because so many people studying in our country but flying abroad to their own commitments. Without the proper education and needs whether they are flying abroad?
So I conclude that Indian education style is the best one. Proud to be an Indian.
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|Cyrus said: (Mar 4, 2013)|
|Although bringing foreign universities in India could be a panacea for the ailing Indian education system, but one have to consider this from their side. Nobody is willing to invest unless he/she is able to garnish huge profits. Western governments grant huge monetary support to universities so that they can admit meritorious students on scholarship basis. Whereas India with its education spending being nearly 3% of the GDP lacks behind with considerable difference. Good universities would only enter if Indian government provide required support to them else they would charge huge fees from the students. Indian universities as well will try to charge huge fees so as to remain competitive. This would result in steep rise in education cost in our country, which would further alienate poor from education. Rather the need of the hour is to increase the quality of already established universities. Government can take steps to persuade universities for this, for example, it can fabricate a plan according to which the grant given to a university would be proportional to research papers it publishes.|
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|Bala said: (Feb 18, 2013)|
|Allowing entry of foreign universities may open the floodgates for poor quality institutions to enter India and take unfair advantage of students. Top reputed universities would be cautious about their brand value for 2 reasons :|
1. Govt is not in a position to provide any financial incentives. Remember that there are many foreign institutions in the Gulf only because the host country could provide financial support to the institutions. It makes no sense for an institution to be set up unless there are any financial incentives laid out.
2. The universities cannot ensure complete autonomy from sociopolitical influences.
Preferred route for good universities to establish themselves in India would be through collaborations with the local institutions (for eg. IIM B has a collaborative global executive program with INSEAD and McGill). What India needs is not a set of elite institutions because India already has a fair share of them and those who can pay to enter the foreign institutions can travel abroad for their education. I think vocational training systems is possibly where India needs foreign education (eg. Healthcare, construction etc) where the growth has been extremely slow due to neglect. The conclusion is that India may need foreign education providers, but in a different form and in a different area than what is being perceived as of now.
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|Sakshi said: (Feb 13, 2013)|
|People who are recruited in foreign universities are the indians. India is filled with so many great minds that if they get together they would really contribute to the development of the nation rather than moving towards foreign to seek jobs.|
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|Aarya Anand said: (Jan 20, 2013)|
|Having foreign universities in India will help our students get the quality education in the home country itself. On the other hand the Indian universities will be compelled to increase their level. The research facilities will be provided to the students interested.|
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|Sagar said: (Dec 20, 2012)|
|I am really not satisfied with the universities of foreign countries in India this is because once the foreign universities takes place in India then they may hamper to Indian traditions as well as the students may not be interest to do job in our country. So the teaching style must be changed.|
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|Shiv said: (Jul 12, 2012)|
|The backwardness that the UGC/AICTE is demonstrating in this regard is pathetic. I mean, forget how much employment/FDI this would generate - students would have access to a quality education - and the competing public/private Indian universities would be forced to redefine their standards in order to retain students. It's a win-win situation.|
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|Divya Goyal said: (Jun 26, 2012)|
|I am of opinion it will be so great if foreign universities come to our country. It will be helpful for enhancing the education of India as we know that we Indians prefer theoretical knowledge then practical if foreign universities will be there then it will be too easy to study practically and for learn more.|
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|K.Rekha said: (Jun 25, 2012)|
I don't agree with this topic because comes to the foreign Universities in India more people like to foreign Universities. So change the teaching methods in India Universities. Developing our own country India.
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|Abhilash Rana said: (May 24, 2012)|
|I don't think we should encourage foreign universities in India, because India has proved itself in every field. But, the only drawback is way of teaching, they are theoretical, instead foreign are practical. So the change in way of teachings may bring about changes. SO, I DON'T THINK WE NEED A OXFORD UNIVERSITY IN INDIA, BUT WE HAVE TAKE OUR UNIVERSITIES TO THE LEVEL OF IT. !|
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|Govind said: (May 14, 2012)|
|Rather to bring foreign university, we can adopt their methodology here to improve our universities strength. ! here we are giving more preference to theory part instead that we also have to give preference to practical part. Because of that we may improve our skills technically.|
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|Pooja Joshi said: (Apr 2, 2012)|
|I don't agree that we need to bring foreign universities in our country. Instead of bringing them to India we need to improve standard of our universities. We have to make our universities according to global standards and demands. Why we always look at foreign countries for perfection. India has proved itself in every field. We have to improve our universities in his way that they can not only provide education according to global standard but also attract foreign students to our country.|
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|Uttam, Bhagalpur said: (Feb 23, 2012)|
|I think it is good because in this way braindrain will minimize and students will able to fullfil their wants of studying in foreign university and also minimizing the living expences. due to this they can live with their parents and after education they can do job in india and helpful in maximizing the gdp as well as growth rate of india. In this way government will able to utilize their human power in the development of india.|
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|Rakesh Lagishetti said: (Feb 16, 2012)|
|We Indian people are always crazy to know about foreign culture and always try to adopt their culture in us. If foreign universities comes in India, so it will be beneficial for those student who want to learn abroad as well as our universities that we will come to khow about their teaching Technic, their management. So that our universities could adopt this if it is effective.|
I think that it is good that foreign universities come to India so that most of our intelligent student having poor economic condition can get better education. The cost of living in foreign country is save and we get better and practical education with less education investment.
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|Pooja said: (Nov 8, 2011)|
|According to me instead of implementing foreign unversity and to adpot thier culture. Why can't we implement thier methodology here in our universities. Even we do have very good university here.|
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|Naruto Fan:Adrita said: (Oct 29, 2011)|
|Well ask one question to yoyrself. . . .Are there indian universities in the foreign countries as much as foreign universities in the indian cuntries???? We are independent and democratic and should try to be so practically!!! There are many universities in india which provide modern facilities!!!!|
THUMBS UP IF YOU AGREE!!!
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|Chenna said: (Oct 12, 2011)|
|In my point of view it's good one the foreign universites come to India our students skills and knowledge will develope. And our Indian teaching methode is not too good compare than foreign university teaching methode because we are giving more importance to theory but they cocentrate only practicals so their knowledge is wide comparing our students, and if foreign universites come to India our village poor students also will study foreign university. And they will develop their life style, knwlege, socity, everything will be grow.|
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|Naveen said: (Oct 9, 2011)|
|According to me foreign university are going to establish in India,no youngster need to go abroad. These is one of the advantage. But in India are also having the top university's which are equal to the foreign university's. But the main problem in India is corruption. Here the Indians are also having the good talent. The talent is not enough in India. Money also to be needed.|
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|Bhushan said: (Jul 23, 2011)|
|Yes,after coming foreing universities its benefit to poor student and innovative student who want to do study practically.and also benefit to our donation based universities. |
In top 100 educations universities, only four indian univsities are able to creat place because here 99% of universities having politicle leader as a founder for making more money.
After foreing universities comes to india ours institute knows their real place,thats why
indian political leaders never allowed foreing univrsities in india.
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|Asha said: (Jul 21, 2011)|
‘I am planning to study abroad’. This is the phrase you’d commonly hear these days when talking to graduates who have just completed or are in the last year of their three-year graduation in India.
Studying abroad for a Master’s degree is one of the plans they have for their careers going forward. And what they more or less mean by studying abroad is going to either UK, USA, Canada or Australia.
Ever wondered why Indians prefer to study abroad? What are the benefits and advantages of studying in foreign universities over Indian colleges? Which is better?
There are several factors that come to the fore when trying to discern what actually makes some people opt for a Master’s degree abroad. These are not in order of priority.
Why Indian students go abroad to study for higher education
A major chunk of population that goes abroad to pursue their masters comprise engineering graduates or those who wish to do their MBA. Most of them already have some amount of work experience in India.
With international experience on the CV, you can pitch yourself better in the job market, and may get a lead over the other candidates applying for the same job. Let’s face it. It is an eye catcher on your résumé and can fetch you higher pay package as well.
With an international degree, your company can always consider you for an international assignment as and when it comes up. Such assignments can be of a short duration and that’s a good enough time to spend away from motherland only to come back to one’s roots.
That also improves your chances of working abroad. It is a good option for those who wish to earn good money in a foreign currency abroad for a few years and then come back home.
The quality and choice of courses offered abroad in all the disciplines is yet another important reason. Some are of the opinion that in social sciences and humanities there aren’t too many choices in terms of courses offered in India.
Many universities and institutes located outside India are top ranked places which are considered highly coveted places to get into.
At the same time, students have found better infrastructure and better quality of research opportunities there. Sometimes they also allow you to work while you study, if you can manage both of course.
Foreign universities have a huge ethnic, cultural and international representation in terms of student diversity. Interacting with people from varied socio-cultural backgrounds arms you with a totally different perspective of looking at things, enriching you as a person, as a future leader in your profession. Not to forget, you know peers and alumni working in practically all parts of the world and in any field.
Master’s degree is pursued by those who wish to specialize in a subject. While the perception around it is changing for better, a lot many in India think that it is a choice made by those who fail to get a job post their three-year college degree.
Admissions to foreign universities are based on merit, which is decided on the basis on graduation results, GRE/GMAT/TOEFL scores, followed by rounds of personal assessment.
Read online forums on the same question and you’d read about some candidates blaming the reservation system which mars their chances of admission to premium institutes. Hence the shift to a foreign institute of learning.
What are the benefits of studying in India for Masters degrees?
Several! Starting with staying closer home. Even if you enroll for a course in another part of the country, you have the satisfaction of staying a flight or a train journey away from your family.
You feel less homesick. Family and friends are always close by to support, encourage and stand by you at any given time. At the same time, if you wish to settle down in India, focusing on Indian market, you better enroll for one in the country itself. That will have you in good stead when you go up the career ladder.
Course expenses as well as living expenses are much less as compared to what you would be shelling out living in a foreign land. However, this would depend on what kind of institute you enroll at in India.
A top ranking university in India will obviously be expensive than the rest in INR terms, but compared to a medium ranked US or UK master’s program it may not be that expensive.
There are some top notch institutes which are a dream to study into in India like the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), Indian Institutes of Management (IIM), Indian School of Business (ISB) and many more. Courses offered and curricula both are top notch. Working and studying while pursuing a post graduate degree is not really the norm here.
Studying abroad vs Studying in India: Which is better?
Having done his Masters from the UK, Vivek Sharma should have been happy going by the number of reasons listed above. But, he isn’t. As he shares in his LinkedIn post, the Government of India does not recognize his UK Master’s degree in the country.
So what do you do? It really depends on what you want your future to look like. Foreign education is what gives you the kick and fits into your future plan of things? Then so be it.
Just be ready to pay back the huge bank loan. But if staying back in India is concerned then ensure you find the best course for yourself which doesn’t mean that you would end up sacrificing your dream course.
Check your financial health before plunging deep into bank loans. Find out beforehand the credibility of the course you opt for and whether it will ensure you can compete with others for a job with that degree.
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