Study Abroad (Faculty led program)

Study Abroad (Faculty led program)

CHRIST (Deemed to be University)

Training Program

India Experience for Foreign Students
(Short stay - 2 weeks approximately)

Minimum students required for the training program: Around 15
Minimum faculty members to accompany the students: 2

India is the fastest growing free market economy in the world and is expected to become the third largest economy by 2020. Inbound tourism is growing at the rate of more than 30 percent every year. Training Program (India Gateway Program) gives a crash ‘India experience’ to interested visitors/students. The experience will include a combination of historical site visits, contact classes about Indian economy and culture, visit to industries, dance and cultural programs, panel discussions and many more.

The program is conducted by Office of International Affairs, CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru.


Activities as part of the Training Program

Lectures ( Depending on the area of specialization/course of the students)

Visit to Christ UniversityAdoptedurban Slums/Villages

Visit to prominent industries/companies

Visit to NGOs/Hospitals

Bangalore site seeing tour

Mysore sightseeing

Sessions on Indian Culture/ Society/ Economy

Cultural program - Indian Dances / Music


Services Offered


On campus accommodation in the Guest House

Airport Transfers

Local transportation assistance

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per the contract)


24 hrs. Security








Participants must have a prerequisite working knowledge of English, Comprehensive Health and Accident Insurance. Cost of trip will vary depending upon the choice of above items/number of students and number of days.


Courses Offered

We customize courses depending on the major of the students. Few sample are shown here…


Courses Offered

Business Information Systems

Exploring India- Human Development in Cross-Cultural Context

Sustainable Development

Social Work And Business In India

Business Communication In India

Sociology of Women

Social Work In India


Universities who have brought students more than once…

University Name

Baldwin Wallace College, USA

Santa Barbara Community College, USA

University of Applied Sciences, Wurzberg- Shweinfurt, Germany *

Griffith University, Australia *

University of Paris- Dauphine, France *

St. Olaf  College, USA *

University of Minnesota, USA

University of Oregon, USA

Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland


*These universities are visiting CU on a yearly basis


For Further Details Contact:

Office of International affairs

CHRIST (Deemed to be University)
Hosur Road, Bangalore – 560 029, Karnataka, India
Phone: +91-80-4012-9431/32
Fax: +91-80-4012-9000