India opens new education scheme for Bangladesh

Metro Desk

24 March, 2020 12:00 AM printer

India has launched a new scheme known as Ind-SAT ‘Study in India’ for the benefit of bright Bangladesh nationals who want to pursue higher education in India, said a press release of the High Commission of India in Dhaka on Monday.

The Indian Scholastic Assessment or Ind-SAT is a standardized online proctored test for students seeking scholarships with Study in India (SII). This exam is to gauge the capability and tenacity of students applying to study in India. The IND-SAT scores will serve as a criterion to shortlist the meritorious students for the allocation of scholarships.

The medium of the paper would be in English and the exam is expected to be conducted in mid-May 2020. It is a multiple-choice objective paper, timed at 90 minutes. The students will be assessed in the given areas - verbal, quantitative and logical reasoning.

The student would be notified regarding the Ind-SAT exam via emails. Details on the same would be available on the SII portal and Student Dashboard too.

While applying, candidates will be allocated available centers in Bangladesh. Candidates who have applied for this exam can take a mock test before the main examination.

For further details visit the following websites: 1. 2.