Foreign Students

  • IIMs want foreign students with degrees April 7, 2013

    Kolkata: To get aspiring business leaders from foreign countries join their courses, IIMs are now trying to get accreditation from two global bodies and the authority to award degrees rather than diplomas in business management. "Considerable progress has been made towards enabling the IIMs to award degrees rather than diplomas....
  • UK: 2,000 foreign students at risk of deportation August 30, 2012

    London: More than 2,000 foreign students face possible deportation from Britain after their university was stripped of its right to authorise visas. London Metropolitan University lost its "highly trusted status" because a survey found more than a quarter of its foreign students did not have permission to be in the country,...
  • Osmania tells foreign students to keep off drugs August 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: In the wake of the increasing number of arrests of foreign nationals, particularly Africans, in drug peddling cases, Foreign Relations Director of the Osmania University Prof C Venugopal on Wednesday advised foreign students on the campus to “desist from all such activities” and extend their cooperation to the varsity...
  • Hyderabad: Foreign students flock to Osmania July 3, 2012

    Hyderabad: The city, it seems, has not lost its name as the preferred education destination. This time, the number of foreign students flocking to the Osmania University is expected to be higher than last year. Technical and professional courses continue to be a favorite among foreign students with a good...
  • Hyderabad: Foreign students accuse top cop of racism June 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: A day after the Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anurag Sharma pointed fingers at foreign students while talking about the increasing drug supplies in the twin cities, many of them reacted strongly, going to the extent of terming his remarks 'racist'. “Everybody would like to party once in a while and how...
  • Tougher English test for foreign students in Britain February 7, 2010

    London: Foreign students from India and other countries outside the European region who want to study in Britain will have to sit for a stricter English-language test and will be banned from bringing over dependents if they are studying short courses, the government announced Sunday. British Home Minister Alan Johnson said...
  • Student chef not shown kitchen in Australia July 27, 2009

    Melbourne: It's not just Indians who are facing problems in Australia. An aspiring chef from Nepal, who is enrolled at a cooking school, said even after six months he hadn't "seen the college kitchen", a report said Monday. "I don't believe that there is a kitchen because I haven't seen...
  • Foreign woman gangraped in Mumbai April 16, 2009

    New Delhi: A young foreign woman was allegedly gangraped in Mumbai on Wednesday. A case has been registered against six men and three have been detained for questioning. Mumbai police say the woman is a student. Police have detained three men in connection with the gangrape and are still on...
  • Pune a hub for foreign students June 28, 2007

    Pune: We have heard of students from India going abroad for higher education, but India is also attracting lots of foreign students itself. Hard working and ambitious, Lee Juien came from South Korea to study philosophy at Pune University. Says Lee, “There is a good professor in the philosophy department...