British Council Scholarship for Indian Students is Announced

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Indian Director of the British Council Alan Gemmell Obe on Thursday announced that the scholarship for the 500 Indian students. This scholarship is for the Students Exchange Programme in UK University. There are total of 44 universities who will be offering Students Exchange Programme.

Obe said so far 105 women from India including six from North East have already availed scholarship from the council to study at university in UK.

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“We are hopeful that more students from Arunachal and other states of the north east will avail the scholarships being provided by the Council,” the director said. He said over the last few years there was significant increase in visa application by Indian students.

70 years of British Council in India

“The year 2018 marks 70 years of British Council in India. We’ve supported the ambitions of millions of young people through our work to train over one million teachers in government schools and by investing in thousands of scholarships and academic exchanges,” Obe said.

Obe said, in the last 10 years the Council has trained about 1mn teachers in India.

It has also been trying to promote North East artists and accordingly a music video was created featuring artists like Arunachal’s Tashi Lama.

As part of 70 years’ celebration, the Council has sponsored Nubya Garcia, a London-based saxophonist and composer, who will be performing at Ziro music festival.


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