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Spread over 103 acres and with more than 1,000 students, the nearly 60-year-old Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A) recently sought a loan of Rs 316 crore from the Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA) to upgrade its infrastructure and increase the intake of students. IIM-A authorities have plans...
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Job crunch driving defaults in education loans

Image used for representational purpose only. NEW DELHI: Ramesh Singh borrowed more than Rs 7 lakh as an education loan to study in a private engineering college in the NCR area. However, he could not get a job during the campus placement, and even after more than a...
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Student loans: use of RPI costs graduates up to £16,000

Graduates with student loans in England are saddled with up to £16,000 more debt because of the government’s use of an unreliable inflation measure to set interest rates, according to research from the House of Commons library. The analysis, provided to Labour’s shadow Treasury team, shows that the...
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