The Contradictions of Private Higher Education Expansion in India

Eldho Mathews

Abstract


When it comes to university-level education in India, a majority of students and parents prefer government and government-aided private institutions, as contrasted with the strong presence of private providers at the primary and secondary levels. This article explores the range of providers at the tertiary level.


Keywords


India; private higher education; commercialization

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2017.91.10137

 

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