ClearTranscripts Indian Students Study Abroad Report 2013 March 23 2014


We are happy to release the ClearTranscripts Study Abroad Report 2013  where our team has compiled reports from various credible sources and presented them in a set of useful charts that will help Indian students in making decisions to study abroad.


Top destinations for Indian students
The number of Indian Students studying abroad hovers around 150,000. Europe has gained as a top destination for Indian students with 56% of total students opting for European institutions for their education. Number of students opting for Australian institutions have reduced from 39060 in 2008 to 5519 in 2012.

Indian students in the EU

UK is a top destination for Indian students in the EU attracting 61% of the students followed by Germany, Switzerland and France.


Fields pursued abroad by Indian students

Engineering and Technology is a top choice for students pursuing higher education with 35% of the students followed by Computer science and IT at 17%, Business management and finance at 15%.


Educational Goal of Indian students

About 63% of Indian students pursue Masters degree followed by 28% of the students pursuing PhD and 9% taking up undergraduate programmes.




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