With nearly 8 million students entering the higher education
domain each year, and a GER hovering around
20%, India would see a sustained growth in number of
enrolments as well as institutions in the coming decades.
As good institutes are in short supply, the scope for
higher education services providers will only grow in
the coming years. The report presents an overview of
the status of education in the country, number and type
of institutions and their growth, aggregate enrolments
and growth, nature of research conducted in Indian
institutions, opportunities for joint degrees/sandwich
programmes and research collaborations.