With over 720 Universities, 45 000 colleges and 31 million students (2013), the Indian Higher Education boasts of having the largest Higher Education system in the world in terms of the number of institutions and of being second-largest in terms of enrollment.
Public expenditure on Higher Education is only 1.25% of GDP as compared to 3.1% of USA and 2.6% of Canada. Expenditure on higher education is likely to go up from USD 10.3 bn to USD 30 bn
India is expected to be the fastest growing economy by touching a GDP of USD 10 trillion by 2030 and one of the youngest nations in the world with a median age of 27.6 years. Projections show that our country would require a gross incremental workforce of 250 million by 2030
Food Value Chain is a network which creates value for millions of different stakeholders such as Farmers, Farm Aggregators, Food Processors, Cold Chain, Retailers, R&D Organizations, Financial Institutions, Multinational Corporations, and Governments to meet economic [ Read more ]
India requires an open world economy and needs to use trade as a lever for domestic reform and enhanced competition and should play a proactive and ambitious role in the emerging trade architecture, said Mr. [ Read more ]
While respecting the Hon’ble Supreme Court’s order on ban on diesel cars above 2000cc and diesel public taxis, FICCI feels that the lack of clarity in the policy and such stringent measures could result in [ Read more ]
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