How Many Indian Students In America?

Posted : November 16, 2014 at 11:34 am IST by ManaTeluguMovies

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USA is always a fascinating destination and dream land for many people in India. Many right from their childhood aspire to settle in US and plan their career accordingly.

According to the latest reports Indian students in US increased to 134,292 on Oct 7th and this is steep increase by 28% over the last one year. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement of the Department of Homeland Security in its quarterly report on international students released these statistics.

Indians are ranked the top compared to other regions like North America, Europe, Africa, Australia, South America or Pacific Islands. 73% of these students pursue master’s degree programs and 79 per cent of students studied STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics). Top countries after India which witnessed steep increase include China and Vietnam with 22 and 21 percent respectively.