Studying in Mumbai

Mumbai is not only a business and trade metropolis, but also a knowledge hub. With a density of more than 80 universities and research institutes, students and academics can seek higher education in all fields and according to their own interests. Furthermore, some of India's best universities settled in Mumbai.

Besides the constantly increasing number of students of all social backgrounds in India, the amount of international students is rising, too. International students are primarily interested in technical degrees, such as Informatics and Engineering, as well as Social Studies, Linguistics and Religion. At most of the bigger universities courses are taught in English, which facilitates life for foreign students.

An academic exchange or studying a whole degree abroad is an intellectually, culturally and personally life-enriching experience. For all academics interested in studying in Mumbai, we provide support in their search for a university, program or accommodation as well as during the registration process. We also try to set students up with buddies who can help them during their first weeks. Furthermore, we will give advice and assistance in case of trouble. Please contact our team for any matters regarding Studying in Mumbai.

Here you can find a list with the largest universities in Mumbai:

  • University of Mumbai
    The University of Mumbai was founded in 1857 under the British rule and has been Mumbai's largest public university since then. Students can pursue Bachelor, Master, and PhD degrees. In total, the university has six faculties which cover all fields of science, literature and art.
  • Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai
    The IIT is India's top-notch technical university and is known for its high-class graduates around the world. The seats are highly competitive, which leads to international students having to go through the same procedures as all the other applicants.
  • Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS)
    The NMIMS is a registered and certified university with its headquarter in Mumbai and branches in Bangalore and Hyderabad. The university only offers MBA and PhD programmes. Because of the close cooperations with globally recognized universities (e.g. University of Warwick) and the newly inaugurated intelligence centre for mechanical engineering, the NMIMS is a good choice for students who seek career opportunities in the technical management sector.
  • Tata Institute of Social Science
    The Tata Institute for Social Science is, as the name suggests, a university sponsored by the industry giant Tata. Among 10 faculties, students can study Bachelor's, Master's and PhD's in all areas of social science. The institute cooperates with various universities in the US, Europe and Australia. 

Please contact the respective universities regarding more specific information.