STUDY ABROAD

  • Students who wish to study abroad bear the brunt of the falling rupee August 28, 2013

    Chennai: The rupee reached a new low of 67 vs US dollar on Wednesday, witnessing its biggest fall in 18 years. Bearing the brunt of the falling rupee are students who wish to study abroad. "It's like choosing to work for two years in between has become a punishment for me....
  • London varsity crisis hits 'Brand Britain' abroad September 3, 2012

    London: Amidst much handwringing, the revocation of London Metropolitan University's licence to admit and teach Indian and other nonEU students has caused a "high level of concern" in various countries from where students come to study in the UK. LMU's board of governors were scheduled to meet later on Monday to...
  • Students studying abroad worsthit by rupee slump June 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The depreciating rupee has no doubt cast a cascading effect on the economy but the worsthit are Indian students studying abroad or those planning for higher studies in foreign universities as they have to shell out more money compared to what it was required a year ago. As the...