Education, Universities, Academics
Education is the foundation of a society, which is constantly evolving. Institutions of training and higher education shape our lifelong learning. Germany presents itself as a partner for research and education within the Consulate General's jurisdiction. Read more to see, who contributes to this locally.
The Deutsche Schule Bombay was founded in 1961 and is the oldest international school in Mumbai. It is a German and English medium school, catering to children between the ages of 3 to 16 years old, located in the Breach Candy area of South Mumbai. The DSB International School provides innovative curricular programmes in both the English and German sections from Kindergarten to Year 11. Its programmes are based on the best practices of the National Curriculum of England and German Curriculum of Thűringen, with adaptations to suit the student body.
DSB - Deutsche Schule Bombay
In February 2008 the Federal Foreign Office launched the “Schools: Partners for the Future” (PASCH) initiative. The aim of PASCH is to create and strengthen a global network of some 1500 partner schools with special links to Germany.
IGTC - Indo-German Training Centre
Modelled on the highly effective Dual Training System, the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC) established the Indo-German Training Centre (IGTC) in India. IGTC Mumbai was the first centre to be established in 1991, followed by IGTC Chennai in 2005 and IGTC Bangalore in 2008. All the IGTCs share a common vision under the aegis of the IGCC. They collaborate with leading German organizations as well as other member companies to conduct an industry-driven Post Graduate Programme in Business Administration. Through this programme, theoretical learning in general management is interspersed with on-the-job practical training (internships) at a collaborating company, thereby giving students multiple opportunities to practically apply their acquired knowledge to live, cross-functional projects.
IGTC - Indo-German Training Centre
iMove: Training - Made in Germany
iMove stands for International Marketing of Vocational Education. It is an initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), with offices at the Federal Institute for Vocational Training (BIBB) in the Federal City of Bonn. The objective of the initiative is to promote international collaboration and the initiation of cooperation and business relationships in vocational training and continuing education. iMoe has a project office in German House in New Delhi. The download offers an overview of the vocational training projects in India. The latest success story is of Timbor Home Ltd. setting up a skill varsity in Ahmedabad, a training institute for expertise and development in furniture making.
DAAD is a joint organisation of German institutions of higher education and student bodies. The aim of DAAD is to promote academic cooperation world wide, especially through the exchange of students, scholars, academics, and scientists. In developing countries, the DAAD is actively engaged in promoting academic cooperation.
www.make-it-in-germany.com is the official multilingual online portal for international qualified professionals. It helps them find out how to make a success of coming to Germany – from preparations in their home countries to arriving and getting settled in.
Working, training and studying in Germany