Report: Understanding India

Summary

Title:

Understanding India: The future of higher education and the opportunities for international co-operation

Date:

February 2014

Author:

Lynne Heslop, Senior Education Adviser, British Council, India

About this report:

The demand for higher education and the magnitude of planned reforms over the next ten years in India will provide the largest opportunity in the world for international higher education institutions and education businesses.

Through a contextual analysis and a series of in-depth interviews with higher education leaders, academics and policy makers in India, this report presents an insight into views on the future of higher education in India and areas of potential collaboration with the UK.