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6 Lakh+ Indians Give Up Citizenship During 2015-19; Study, Job Key Reasons

The Home Ministry has disclosed that over six lakh Indians gave up their citizenship during 2015-19 in favour of securing citizenship of another nation. Addressing the Lok Sabha on February 9, Union Minister Nityanand Rai added that 1,24,99,395 Indian nationals currently live in foreign countries. Reportedly, employment and education are the primary reasons behind the migration. While India does not allow dual citizenship, it grants overseas… read-more

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 09:32 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Citizenship, Indian Citizens, NRIs, Migration, Overseas Education, Indian Citizenship

Courtesy: NDTV

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With Education Ecosystem In Doldrums, Student Loans Plunge This Year

Due to a low admission turnout, a decline has been witnessed in student loan applications. However, Avanse, India’s second-largest education loan company, claimed that lenders are willing to take risk of default on loans for overseas education. It cited focus of Indians on employment-generating streams as reason. The company's CEO said they look optimistically for the fourth quarter when admissions start. Reportedly, loans for education … read-more

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 01:41 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Education, Covid-19, Lockdown, education loan, Overseas Education, Technology

Courtesy: Times of India

Blended Learning preferred by students who study overseas.

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Research Says Indian Students Prefer Blended Learning in Overseas Education

A research by Edvoy, an education consultancy, indicated that 42% of Indian students wanting to study in the UK opted for blended learning: a mix of face-to-face and online learning. Reportedly, the UK Governor in August has allowed students to start their online courses and join the campus later in April 2021. The research also revealed the US as the most-preferred study overseas destination by Indians, followed by Canada.

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 02:34 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Overseas Education, Covid-19, UK, Study