Top 10 Indian higher education institutes participate at EDEX Education Expo 2019

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Top 10 Indian higher education institutes will participate at EDEX Education Expo – 2019, which will be held from 18 to 20 January 2019 at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) Colombo.

The institutes are Delhi Technological University – New Delhi, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University – Gujrat, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology – Orissa, Marwadi Education Foundation’s Group of Institutions – Gujarat, CV Raman Group of Institutions – Odisha, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research – Kolkata, Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering – Tamil Nadu, Tata Institute of Social Sciences – Mumbai, Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy – Karnataka, and Rathinam Group of Institutions – Tamil Nadu. 

EDEX Education Expo is the longest running, largest and most comprehensive National Higher Education Exhibition and Job Fair in Sri Lanka held annually as a twin event in Colombo and Kandy. Also Study in India Team is visiting Sri Lanka from 16 to 23 January 2019 through EDEX Education Fair – 2019.

India is among the world’s top 50 education systems according to the QS Higher Education System Strength Rankings 2018. But the true strength of India’s education system can be gauged from the fact that countries as well as the world’s leading companies are being helmed by its students. The Indian higher education system is the third largest in the world, and students can choose from more than 100+ top colleges and universities through the ‘Study in India’ initiative – a program launched by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India supported by a one-stop solution online portal and helpline. This portal makes it extremely easy to apply and be placed in the best institutes in the country.

Indian education offerings range from the modern and cutting edge to the traditional. From exposure to the latest advancements of science and technology like Virtual and Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Computing to niche courses like Yoga, Ayurveda, Sanskrit and classical dance; you can apply for any course through the ‘Study in India’ portal. The program has partnered with 100 select national institutes that offer these disciplines, with incentives and fee waivers of up to 100% off for bright international students. A unique system distributes all information about your application through physical, electronic and other media; with facilitation centres in India and abroad. High standard of teaching qualifications and a system where students are encouraged to take on internships helps students put their knowledge to work in a competitive world. Here students won’t just be memorising information from a textbook – they’ll be learning through a hands-on approach in a country where 200 out of 500 Fortunate companies hire from Indian campuses. The country presently has a vibrant startup culture. Along with quality assurance through NIRF, NAAC frameworks, the system fosters critical thinking, creativity, independence and teamwork in all our students – all at an affordable cost.

In addition, the history and culture of India makes students more adaptable to foreign work environments. This is because India is as diverse as the global marketplace, a land where many languages and faiths coexist. In other words, India helps students develop the skills the world needs, discover new knowledge, form meaningful relationships and gain all the benefits of studying in a multicultural society. Some of the distinguished alumnus which Indian higher education system boasts of are Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft who is an alumnus of Manipal Institute of Technology, Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google Inc., studied at the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, Ajaypal Singh Banga, President and the CEO of MasterCard has an MBA degree from IIM Ahmedabad, Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuk, King of Bhutan studied at National Defence College, New Delhi.

Students can apply for ‘Study in India’ program at: or write to them on [email protected] for any clarification.