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GO India Initiative provides students, corporate executives and entrepreneurs from across the globe with a plethora of unique experiential learning opportunities in urban and rural India. Our customized short-term immersive programs, ranging from 1 to 6 weeks, are designed to foster cross-cultural understanding, with safety as a top priority.

Vision & Objectives

The vision of the GO India Initiative is to promote globalization, partnership and greater cultural understanding, linking the world and India through experiential learning opportunities provided in a specialized setting, with safety as a top priority.

GO India Initiative aims to bring 3000 international students to India by 2025.

Objectives of the GO India Initiative:

  • To present India to the world as a destination for high quality, sector focused experiences for people from various backgrounds
  • To foster cross cultural understanding in a real-world setting
  • To enable participants to expand their professional and personal network
  • To provide opportunities that will give participants a chance to develop enhanced employability

A Taste of India

  • India is the world’s largest democracy with a population in excess of 1.3 billion people
  • According to IMF and World Bank, India is well positioned to regain the tag ‘World’s fastest growing major economy’ in 2019
  • India has rich culture & history and is home to one of the 7 wonders of the world
  • India has 29 states and 22 official languages
  • There are approximately 850 universities in India, more than any other country in the world

||अतिथि देवो भव ||

‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ mentioned in ancient Hindu scripture became a part of the ‘code of conduct’ for Indian societies. The words translate into ‘A guest must be treated as God’
  • Indians are known for their selfless hospitality and for their strong family values
  • Indian food is known for its exciting flavours and spices
  • Indian attire is known for its fashionable styles and rich colours
  • By and large, Indians work hard to earn a living yet manage to maintain relationships even with distant family members and manage to forget all their worries while enjoying various exciting festivals each year
  • Having the youngest population, the country’s potential for growth is immense

India has

1349
+ MILLION PEOPLE
28
AS THE MEDIAN AGE
22
OFFICIAL LANGUAGES
7.3%
ANNUAL GDP GROWTH
India has so much to offer and we at the GO India Initiative wish to share all of our country’s wonders with you!
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Meet Our Team

GII Team - Partner

Ishana Malkani
Partner

Matthew Thomas-Advisor-Japan

Matthew Thomas
Advisor – Japan

GII Team - Operations Manager

Avinash Chennuri
Manager Operations & Digital Marketing

GII Team - Assistant Operations Manager

Farhan Mehta
Asst. Manager Operations

GII Team - Manager Outreach

Tanishka Kirpalani
Manager Outreach