Christ University

India Gateway Programme (For foreign students)

India Gateway Program (For foreign students)
India Gateway Program (IGP)
India Experience for Foreign Students
(Short stay - 2 weeks approximately)

Minimum students required for IGP: 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. 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 University, Bengaluru.


Activities as part of IGP

Services Offered

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


Visit to Christ University Adoptedurban Slums/Villages

Christ University provides on campus accommodation in the Guest House

Visit to prominent industries/companies

Airport Transfers

Visit to NGOs/Hospitals

Local transportation assistance

Bangalore site seeing tour

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (as per the contract

Mysore  sightseeing


Sessions on Indian Culture/ Society/ Economy

24 hrs. Security

Cultural program - Indian Dances / Music



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
Christ University customizes courses depending on the major of the students.


Universities who have visited CU 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


For Further Details Contact:
Office of International affairs
Christ University
Hosur Road, Bangalore – 560 029, Karnataka, India
Phone: +91-80-4012-9431/32
Fax: +91-80-4012-9000