UK Visa Refusals Leads to Decrease In Indian Students Going To UK
By MEHER ONISA : 18-Jan-2017
UK which was known to be the most preferred plateau and first port of call among Indian students for their higher education is now on the verge of weakening due to the various visa wherewithal.
More Indian graduates are packing their bags in order to fly en route to the US, Australia, and other part of Europe.
Mr. Y K Sinha, India's High Commissioner to the UK, has decided to undertake a deeper look into the UK visa predicaments.
Mr. Sinha while addressing to the media in the India House based in London had made comparison about the figures that were in favour of the overseas educational destinations but UK.
CONTRASTING COUNT OF INDIAN STUDENTS GOING FOR OVERSEAS MASTERS PROGRAM:
US recorded 104,000 Indian graduates in 2010 that further increased to 166, 000
In UK the number of Indian students slipped from 40,000 in 2010 to 19,000
Over 40, 000 Indian students reported to visit Australia
Australia that had just 19,000 Indian candidates in 2010 and had surpassed to rock to a level of 40,000 today
About 10, 000 Indian students flew to Germany
Over 5, 000 Indian students recorded to pursue their higher education in France
INDIA-UK TO ENJOY MUTUAL RELATIONSHIP:
Last November, Theresa May, the British Prime Minister had paid her visit to India that will eventually lead to vitalization of the economic engagement between the two nations.