Choosing a great city is as important as choosing the right college for your higher studies. Many states in India offer excellent education, campus diversities, affordability, and plenty more. But Bangalore had progressed beyond this and turned into the best Indian city for a student to pursue higher education.
Bengaluru has ranked 81st in the QS Best Student Cities 2019 ahead of Mumbai, the only other Indian city on the list. They based this ranking on six significant factors including university rankings, student diversity, desirability, employer activity, affordability, and student opinions based on a survey conducted among juniors and new graduates around the world.
But, how do these ranking factors affect a student? What makes Bangalore the best place for higher studies? Why should you choose Bangalore for your higher education?
All these questions have the same answer.
Here it is
1. Best Colleges
Bangalore has some of the best colleges in the country which are globally recognized and honored. They are popular for their skilled faculties, advanced lab facilities, and other skill improvement programs in addition. Bangalore has the best colleges in various fields like medicine, engineering, mass communication, arts, film making, life science, Law, Management, Journalism, and many other fields.
Some of them are the Indian Institute of Bangalore (IIM-B), the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), the National Law School (NLS), National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT).
Bangalore comprises of 125 research and development centers in information technology, core engineering, Basic and applied sciences, Aerospace, etc.
2. Career Advancement
Bangalore houses most of the well-recognized companies like Google, Infosys, Mindtree, Amazon, IBM, Wipro, and is accepted as the silicon valley of India. Bangalore is also known as the startup hub of India as it houses successful unicorn startups like Byju's, Swiggy, Ola cabs, InMobi, etc. So the internship and campus employment opportunities will be high for the students who study in Bangalore and it is easier to get exposure to the tech environment.
3. Accessible Meals
The best thing about the food of Bangalore is you can afford it even if your budget is on the lower side. There are plenty of food outlets around most of the colleges in Bangalore which are cheaper. You can have a meal in a price range as low as 50 Rs and as high as 1500 Rs and more. Yes, you can taste delicious food within your budget.
4. Cost of living is fair