The Indian Education system is the world’s third largest Higher Education System with more than 800 universities, 39,000 colleges and a capacity of enrolling more than a whopping 20 million students. Higher Education Institutions in India offer courses/degrees that are competitive in the world market in terms of quality but are delivered at one fourth the cost, hence guaranteeing value-for-money education.
The Indian Education system is vast in size, as well as its academic offerings. A vibrant and diverse education system means a wide variety of courses are available — from the modern and cutting edge to the traditional. Indian education ranges from exposure to the latest advancements of science and technology like Virtual and Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Computing to Yoga, Ayurveda, Sanskrit and classical dances.
This vastness of the Indian education system directly translates to enhanced opportunities for its students and global learning for an all-round academic and personal development.
A burgeoning IT and Services sector has led to a robust placement oriented education as about 200 of the Fortune 500 companies hire regularly from Indian campuses.
Details of Indian Education Systems consisting of Technical, BE, PhD, UG, Short-term Courses etc.
Undergraduate/ Bachelor’s Level Education:
The undergraduate course i.e. the Bachelor’s degree is obtained after three years of study in the case of arts (B.A), science (B.Sc) and commerce (B.Com). UG courses in professional subjects, for the Bachelor’s degree, like Engineering (B.E, B.Tech), Medicine (M.B.B.S), Dentistry (M.D) and Pharmacy (B.Pharma) range from 4 to 5 and a half years.
Post-Graduate/Master’s Level Education:
Post-graduate courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering and Medicine are 2 year courses for the award of a Master’s degrees. Master’s program can be pursued only after completion of a bachelor’s degree.
Doctoral Studies/ Ph.D Level Education:
M.Phil. Program is of one and-half year to two years in duration. PhD program is for a minimum of 3 years and can take several years. These courses involve research work under a chosen/allotted guide, leading to thesis submission and viva-voce. Successful completion of PhD course designates the title of ‘Doctor’ to the individual.
Certificate and Diploma Programs:
In addition to the degree programs, a number of diploma and certificate programs are also available in universities. Their range is wide and they cover anything from poetics to computers. Some of them are undergraduate diploma programs and others postgraduate programs. The duration varies from course to course and program to program an usually ranges between one year and three years.
1. What will be the medium of Instruction?
The medium of instruction across all courses and institutions would be English.
2. How economic is it to Study in India?
Among the top 30 countries for internationally inbound students according to a UNESCO report, India is one of the most economical viable country for foreign students.
3. Are the degrees awarded in the name of university or the college?
Colleges may be Autonomous i.e. empowered to examine their own degrees, up to the PhD level in some cases , or non-autonomous, in which case their examination are under the supervision of the university to which they are affiliated; in either case, however, degrees are awarded in the name of the university rather than the college.
4. What is the travel ecosystem like in India?
India`s rail network is the 4th longest and the most heavily used system in the world, according to World Bank Report, transporting 8.225 billion passengers. You could also use the road ways connecting most of the cities by upgraded network of national highways across the country.