There is huge demand for medical, technical and higher education in India. As compared to demand , overall number of quality educational institutions are very low. This leads to unethical practices from some of the institutes.
Students always try to get admission to their dream institute by any means. This leads to huge demand for some of the courses. Charging capitation for non merit list student is norm for some of the institutes.This is going to be changed soon.
Higher education entrance exams are becoming very competitive day by day. In 2009 total number of CAT aspirants stood at 2.4 lacs. This number is going to increase in the coming future. Any MBA aspirant looking forward to take admission in top 30 B schools of India must prepare good strategy to crack the admission in reputed institute.
Education loan has become important aspect in case of higher education. Considering 2 year program fee for brand institute like IIM Ahmadabad is around Rs. 13 lacs. Even for many other quality professional , educational courses expenses run into lacs of rupees. It becomes important for the student to evaluate all the options to get educational loans and avail maximum tax benefits in the future.
Indian education sector is opening up new avenues as we move on. Multiple opportunities, many competitors coming in this segment. Question arises about building brand and communicating with students, attracting talented students to relevant course of their choice.
Alumni and prospective students are important catalyst for brand building of any institute. Take example of Harward Business School , MIT USA, their alumni network is very strong. In case of fund raising, event management such strong alumni group always come together to help institute. Word of mouth publicity from alumni group is also make prospective students appealing about institute.
Education sector is happening space in the Indian context. More and more number of students looking for the higher education, professional education. Current Indian infrastructure is unable to provide quality education to all such aspirants. As a result of which quality of graduates passing out from Indian education institutes is falling.
Autonomous, AICTE, UGC, Deemed, independent, professional, NAAC are some of the keywords related to educational institution of India. Students always get confused over usage of these keywords mentioned in institute brochure, web site. Here are details and implications of such keyword