Over the last decade, India has witnessed an explosion of aspiration among its large youth population and it is widely accepted that access to quality higher education – world class universities and a culture of academic excellence – is critical for social and economic upward mobility. India is, however, struggling to meet the educational expectations of its youth. College and university education remain off-limits to many talented Indian students.

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