Mumbai is the best place to pursue higher studies because of its strong English speaking skills, number of jobs, affordable tuition fees, and Indian culture.
It has so many universities that are nationally ranked. Moreover, it’s not hard to find employment opportunities in Mumbai after finishing your studies.
Students pay an average fee of thirty thousand rupees for eight months’ tuition. Mumbai is a very tolerant city with a diverse population which helps students have perspective about their own cultures and beliefs.
Mumbai has a rich history and culture which makes it very interesting to live in. Mumbai has several beaches including Juhu beach and Aksa beach.
Other tourist attractions include Gateway of India, Marine drive, Haji Ali mosque, etc.
A number of universities can be found in Mumbai such as the University of Mumbai, Universiti Teknologi Mara – Merges (UTM), Young Men Christian Association (YMCA), and The Oasis School of Arts and Science (OSAS).
UTM is the only internationally accredited university in Mumbai while OSAS is privately owned by a British citizen named James Pretto, who is also the director and principal of OSAS.
All other universities are government owned or managed institutions.
1.Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB).
IIT Bombay is one of the top ranked institutes in India.
It is ranked 3rd best engineering institute in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, IIT Bombay is also ranked 1st in India by QS World University Rankings 2017 for its M.Sc program in Materials Science.
IITB IS CNA Centrum Naturae Artis Magistra (Centre of Nature Arts Master).
The institute was established on May 18, 1958 with an intake capacity of 50 students, which grew up to 1000 students by the end of the first decade.
The institute has over 200 faculty members and almost 10,000 student strength, spread across four campuses viz.
Powai, Mumbai, Chennai (Taramani) and Hyderabad (Cyberabad). The Delhi campus was closed in 2008 due to lack of students.
2. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).
TISS is ranked 10th in THE Asia University Rankings 2016. TISS is on the 3rd spot for Management Studies on QS Asia Ranking 2016.
It is also ranked 17th in the BRICS & Emerging Economies ranking 2016 by BRICS Business School Research Consortium.
The institute was established on 1st of August 1964. It is a centre of excellence in Education, Communication, Culture and Development Studies.
It is also considered as an institute with a strong liberal arts background.
TISS has around 200 teaching faculty members who are experts in various fields of social sciences and development studies.
The students are divided into three residential colleges named – North Campus, South Campus and Contact Campus which are all housed at the Pokhran Road campus in Mumbai.
3.Jai Hind College(Hindi medium branch).
Jai Hind College was established on 23 April 1968 by Sathya Sai Baba . It is situated next to the temple of the same name situated at Pune’s Viman Nagar locality.
This college is the only institute in the country that provides education in Hindi medium.
It is one of the 1st institutions which has implemented a credit system for students who are pursuing graduation courses.
The students are graded on a daily basis according to their performance. The institution also conducts seminars, workshops and conferences.
It was established in July 1988 at Bandra by Late Shri Jawahar Lal Kaul .
He started his philanthropic work with this college.
Late Shri Jawahar Lal Kaul was a successful businessman and founder of Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL), one of the leading Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) in India. Jai Hind College is a Junior College.
4. Amity University, New Delhi .
Taught in English-only Academic ambience with its own Academic & Academic Staff Librarian & Academic Affairs Officer for each discipline.
Amity University is the only university in India to have been accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, USA and the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India jointly since 2009-10.
Highly ranked by various National Rating bodies, Amity University is the only university in India to get this distinction.
It is ranked at No.1 in UGC-NET and at No. 3 in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) for its Bachelor of Computer Application degree of Associate Course-I Category B subject of a national level of postgraduate degree of full-time duration of four years.
The University is also ranked at No.1 by CSR-Net’s ranking system on Teaching, Learning and Resources (TLLR) with a score 9.91 out of 10 for academic year 2012-13, among all similar unit category unit category schools with over 500 students enrolled in any part of the country.