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Harvard Student Agencies collaborates with Learn with Leaders to launch exclusive programs for Indian high-school students

2020-12-08T11:58:34+00:00August 7th, 2020|India Inc Views - India Global Business, News in Brief|

Harvard University student-run Harvard Student Agencies is working with Learn with Leaders to connect students to Harvard University student instructors and well-known thought leaders around the world.

UK universities on wellness drive for Indian students in Covid-19 crisis

2020-09-07T13:58:01+00:00May 20th, 2020|iGLOBAL, iWellness|

Leading universities across the UK have reached out to their Indian alumni, whether still in the UK or at home in India, to get in touch with their university support services if they need help during the coronavirus lockdown. Even as the Indian government’s Vande Bharat Mission enters the second phase of repatriation of stranded Indian students in the UK, many still face a long wait before they can either fly home or they are able to resume their classes. Vivienne [...]

COVID-19 and Ireland’s initiatives to help the students

2020-05-18T12:32:08+00:00May 18th, 2020|India Inc Views - India Global Business, Region Focus|

The Coronavirus crisis has massively impacted higher education, yet students remain keen as ever to continue their studies abroad. Here’s how Ireland is coping with this dilemma. The COVID-19 crisis has had an immediate impact on higher education globally. Notably, for those international students studying far from home, the decision had to be made whether to return home to continue studies online, or stay abroad during a period of social distancing measures. Related Stories: COVID-19 hits an Indian solution to a [...]

India expands mark in global university rankings

2019-09-27T06:16:32+00:00September 25th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 27th September 2019, UK Edition – 27th September 2019|

Indian universities made their mark in the 2020 global university rankings, but more work is needed as they slipped out of the top 300 bracket. Indian universities have expanded their presence in the annual rankings of the world’s leading educational institutions but dropped out of the top 300 bracket in the ‘Times Higher Education World University Rankings’ for 2020 released recently. India’s top-ranked university, Bangalore’s Indian Institute of Science (IISc) declined, marking the first time that India is not in [...]

Indian students to gain as UK rejoins the global talent race with 2-year post-study work visa

2019-09-17T08:41:45+00:00September 10th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – September 2019, Home Page|

The Boris Johnson government’s decision to restore the two-year post-study work visas for international students, including those from India, will provide Indian students an opportunity to live and work in the UK for two years after they complete their degrees. And yes, it will also help the UK ease a diplomatic spat with New Delhi. After a long time, Indian students wanting to pursue higher studies in Great Britain have reason to cheer. Reversing a key plank of then Home [...]