Education

  • Little India Desk | June 16, 2018

    Harvard Ranked Asian American Applicants Lower on ‘Personal Qualities:’ Study

    More Asian American students would get admitted to Harvard University if academic excellence was the only criterion, an internal review conducted at the institution shows, according to court filings.

  • Little India Desk | June 15, 2018

    Tamil Nadu Govt to Set Up Tamil Learning Centers in 16 Countries

    The Tamil Nadu government will set up Tamil learning centers in 16 countries, including the United States, France and United Arab Emirates.

  • Little India Desk | June 14, 2018

    Canada Introduces New Scheme to Expedite Student Visa Applications

    The Student Direct Stream is aimed at applicants from China, India, Vietnam and the Philippines.

  • Little India Desk | June 3, 2018

    New Zealand Govt’s Proposed Student Visa Changes to Impact Post-Study Employment

    The proposed changes aim at addressing concerns over a decline in the general skill levels of migrants granted permanent residence in New Zealand.

  • Little India Desk | June 2, 2018

    Indian American Teens Win National Geographic Bee, Spelling Bee Contests

    The 13-year-old California student correctly answered the question, “Which South American country has a population size most similar to Lebanon?”

  • Little India Desk | May 30, 2018

    California University Popular With Indian Students Receives Accreditor Warning

    Northwestern Polytechnic University (NPU) in Fremont, Calif., has been asked by its accrediting agency to furnish demographic information about its students and the student and employer satisfaction surveys.

  • Little India Desk | May 25, 2018

    Oxford University Draws Flak as Admissions Data Reveals Lack of Diversity

    The share of black minority ethnic students in Oxford admissions rose to 17.9 percent in 2017, from 13.9 percent in 2013, according to the university statistics.