Student Diversity and Challenges of Inclusion in Higher Education in India

Nidhi S. Sabharwal, C.M. Malish

Abstract


With an enrollment of 34 million students and a gross enrollment
ratio passing 24 percent in 2016, India is in a stage of massification. This article addresses challenges surrounding the issue of growing student diversity on higher education campuses.

 


Keywords


India; diversity; social class; massification; discrimination

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2017.91.10136

 

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