The UK government has indicated new plans to send back foreign graduates, who come here on student visas, to their home countries at the end of their courses, a move that could affect the enrollment from India in British universities, media reports said on Wednesday.
Notwithstanding British Prime Minister David Cameron's pledge to cut immigration levels below 100,000 by 2015, only one in five Britons consider foreign students 'immigrants' and an overwhelming majority supports work permits for them, a new study shows.
China is working to bring in one lakh American students to its Universities by 2014, which will make them the largest overseas group here, even as it revamps its educational structure to attract more foreign students.
Australian authorities are probing a major migration scam and scrutinising the documents of thousands of overseas students after they identified agents involved in providing fake documents to foreigners.
The first IIT Council meeting
under the chairmanship of HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday is expected to frame a multi-pronged policy, including
introducing scholarships and reducing of fee, to attract more