There are 20 Indian schools in Kuwait which are affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Delhi. These schools are providing CBSE patterned education to more than 46,000 students. At university level, there are around 70 Indian students who are pursuing their higher studies in sharia and Islamic studies, medicines, business administration, engineering, information technology etc. at different universities/colleges in Kuwait such as Kuwait University, Arab Open University, Australian College of Kuwait.
1. Education Officer, Embassy of India, Kuwait
Shri Sanjeev Saklani
2. Government of Kuwait sponsored educational institutions
PO Box 5969, Safat Kuwait City
Tel: +965 2481 1188 Fax: +965 2484 8648
3. Private educational institutions in Kuwait
The Arab Open University – Kuwait (AOU – Kuwait)
Kuwait Al-Khaitan – Block 2
Sharhabeel Street, 395 Hawalli, P.O. Box 32004
Tel: +965 24767291 Fax: +965 24767286
Gulf University for Science and Technology
P.B No.7207, Hawally 32093
Block 5, Building 1, Mubarak Al-Abdullah Area / West Mishref
Tel: +965 2530 7000, +965 2530 7030
Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization
10thFloor, Behbehani Building, Al-Sharq
P.O. Box 1793, Safat 13018, Kuwait
Tel: +965 2418782 Fax: +965 2410028
Web page: http://www.kims.org.kw
Australian College of Kuwait
P.O. Box 1411
Safat 13015, Kuwait
Student Admissions - West Mishref
Mubarak Al-Abdullah Al-Jaber Area
Block 5 - Al Aqsa Mosque Street, Building 1
Tel: + 965 25376111 Fax: + 965 25376222
Web page: http://www.ack.edu.kw/en
Kuwait International Law College
Block 4, Doha City
P.O Box: 59062 – Postal Code: 93151, Doha – Kuwait
Tel: +965 22280157 and 22280222
Fax: +965 22280209
4. Private Centres conducting distance education programmes for Indian Universities
Kuwait Educational Center, Tel: 00-965-2561-8333, 5798 and 2472-1439, Fax: 2566-1606, 2561-5799, 2472-9161 and Email: email@example.com – Running off-campus centres for Sikkim Manipal University, University of Madras, Annamalai University, NIOS.
Gulf Centre for University Education, Tel: 00-965-240-7110, 7119, Fax: 240-7049, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org – Running off-campus centre for IGNOU.
Centre Head, Universal Institute for Private Training, Tel: 00-965-24563-32876, Email: email@example.com – Running off-campus centre for Mahatma Gandhi University, University of Calicut and University of Mysore in Kuwait.
Apachia Institute for Private Training, Tel: 00-965-6668-7094, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org – Running off-campus centre for Annamalai University in Kuwait.
5. Nalanda University
Nalanda University was established at Rajgir (Bihar) as an international institution of academic excellence under an Act of Parliament – The Nalanda University Act,2010. The University, administered by this Ministry, was formally inaugurated by the External Affairs Minister on 19th September 2014. Three Schools of studies - School of Historical Studies, School of Ecology and Environment Studies and School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions have already started functioning. The University has a current strength of over 150 students in all the three Schools including 20 foreign students from various countries such as Japan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Laos, Bhutan, China, Brazil, Nigeria and Zimbabwe. The University has started the admission process for the academic year 2017-18.
5. Other Important Links
Central Board of Second Education (CBSE) http://www.cbse.nic.in/newsite/index.html
University Grants Commission of India http://www.ugc.ac.in
Ministry of Human Resource Development of India http://mhrd.gov.in