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According to a study, 83% Indian students believe foreign degrees land them better jobs



‘The Leap-Ipsos Strategy Study Abroad Outlook Report has recently unveiled that 57% of Indian middle-class households with income between INR 3-10 lakhs are inclined towards spending on overseas education. The report gives a critical insight into how foreign education is becoming popular with this segment (the largest of the Indian population).

Further, it has found that 83% of Indian students believe an overseas degree will enhance their prospects of securing better jobs and provide them an edge over competition.

Leap co-founder, Vaibhav Singh said, “Fuelled by the student community’s growing aspirations, the Indian overseas education market is expected to grow multifold and will see over two million Indian students fly out by 2025, spending over $100 billion on international education. This is a huge opportunity and the sector will see a meteoric rise in demand for innovative products and services.”