London campus of Glion now open to Indian students

 Glion Institute of Higher Education, among the top three institutions of higher education for international careers in hospitality management, has announced that it will now accept applications for its London campus from students across the globe, including India.

Noida boy wins US maths puzzle championship

Four Indian students made the country proud by winning in various categories of the KenKen International Championship, the world's biggest mathematical puzzle championship, held in the US.

US proposes to expand work permits of foreign students, Indians likely to benefit most

Aiming to attract more students from abroad, including India, the Obama administration has proposed to provide six-year work permit to certain category of foreigners who come to study in the US.

Indian students bring US, India closure: Envoy Verma

US Ambassador Richard R. Verma on Thursday said Indian students played an important role in helping build closer ties between the two countries.

Indian students receiving extortion calls in New Zealand

Indian students living in New Zealand are being targeted by callers posing as immigration officials demand thousands of dollars, prompting authorities to warn the Indian nationals not to fall into the trap.

Asian groups file complaint over Harvard admission practices

A group of Asian Americans are complaining that Harvard University and other Ivy League schools are using racial quotas to admit other students instead of high-scoring Asians.

400 Indian medical students sent home from Kathmandu

About 400 Indian students enrolled with the College of Medical Sciences at Bharatpur in Nepal's Chitwan district were put on buses to be sent home to Gorakhpur in India following Saturday's devastating quake and continuing atershocks, a top official of the college said.

Six Indian students win Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Six Indian students are among 54 of the world's most academically exceptional and socially committed young people selected from 28 countries for this year's prestigious Gates Cambridge scholarship in the UK.

Five Indian students injured in a car accident in Saudi Arabia

Five Indian students were critically injured in a car accident while returning home after finishing their examination in Saudi Arabia's Al-Rehab district.

Number of Indian students visiting US is on rise: US envoy

 The number of Indian students visiting the USA has been rising every year as indicated by rising visa applications processed by the American embassy in India, a senior US envoy said here on Thursday.

Not a rosy picture for Indian students coming to UK: Sitharaman
Not a rosy picture for Indian students coming to UK: Sitharaman

Coming to the UK for studies is not not a "rosy picture" for Indian students and most of them go to the US, visiting Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said.

Indian students' arrival at UK declined by 12 per cent: Report

 Enrolment of students from India at the UK universities declined by a "worrying" 12 per cent last year, partly due to the government's clampdown on student visas and tough rhetoric on immigration, according to official statistics.

Over 50,000 Indian students enrol in Australian universities in 2014

Australia seems to be back in the reckoning for Indian students pursuing higher education, with the state of Victoria alone registering a 20 per cent increase in student enrolment in 2014 compared to the previous year.

Row breaks over better results of Indians in South Africa

 A race row has broken out in South Africa after Indian-origin students took eight of the top ten positions in the matriculation results in KwaZulu-Natal, a province where two-third of country's Indian population live.

Head to Switzerland for an academic trip

Switzerland is not just a tourist destination but also an education hub. Prachi Rege speaks to a group of representatives from Swiss schools who are on a visit to lure Indian students to their campuses.

'Lot of tension' in UK coalition over visa issue of Indian students: Minister

A senior British minister has admitted that "a lot of tension" exists among the coalition partners of the David Cameron government over the sharp decline in visa applications from Indian students wanting to study in the UK.

DNA: PM Narendra Modi interacts with students on Teachers' Day

In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday turned a teacher interacting with lakhs of school children across the country through video conferencing, laying emphasis on girls' education, cleanliness and the need to protect environment while describing himself as a "task master".

Indian students successfully build first low cost 3-D printer

A group of engineering students have successfully built and tested their first low cost 3-D printer.

Indian students major contributors to US economy: Report

Washington: Foreign students from India, China and South Korea are the major contributors to the US economy with the host country earning USD 21.8 billion in tuition fees and USD 12.8 billion in living costs from them.

Kerry visits IIT, walks out impressed with students

"Very exciting" and "excellent" were the words used by US Secretary of State John Kerry as he visited two laboratories at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology here on Thursday and interacted with the students.