India is one of the world’s great countries and has been a major seat of learning for thousands of years. The country was home to both Takshashila - the first university in the world, and to the inventor of the digit 0 - Aryabhaṭa.
"We owe a lot to the Indians who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made"- Albert Einstein
Today, India is known as a communication hub, and has become popular with international students from all over the world. It is highly attractive due to its forward thinking, its popularity with large multinational companies, and also due to English being the common language of communication.
"India is become a power house very fast, the medical school in New Delhi is now perhaps the best in the world. The technical graduates of Indian Institute of Technology, Bangalore are as good as any in the world. Also India has 150 million people for whom English is their main language so India is indeed becoming a knowledge center"- Peter Drucker
We are proud to be headquartered in the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore. Bangalore is sometimes referred to as the ‘IT capital of India’ because of its role as the nation's leading information technology (IT) exporter. India’s premier technology giants like ISRO, Infosys, Wipro and HAL are headquartered in the city.
We have our offices and training centers in all the IT hubs in India. We are in Chennai, Hyderabad, Delhi, Pune, Mumbai and Kolkata. Keen to get trained in India?
Advantage of Getting trained with us-
Tailor made Solutions-If you are looking for customized training, be it customizing the content or the modules. We can tailor make them for you as per your requirement to have a flexible & adaptable approach to your business needs.
Cost Benefit- Our training services are highly affordable and are at par with the Global Standards and Qualities.
Club Training and Travelling-Explore India while you are getting trained. India has become a sought-out destination for Education Tourism, once the training is complete you can set out to explore places in India which could be offered to you as a training combo package.
We strive to create an intellectual instructional environment that will help our students carry out their educational courses and master their training. To effectively support learning, computing labs remain accessible 24*7 to all our students in all our training centres.
At the beginning of the course, students are assigned a workstation and the machine is designated to them till the end of their learning programme. This allows our students full accessibility to learning anytime they want. Students can review, analyse and revise on the specific skills they have acquired during their learning sessions. This critical factor enriches the overall learning experience of the learner.
In order to assist the students with computer problems, network and basic questions, lab assistants are present in all labs. However, they do not assist the students with assignment completion or programming logic.
Machines could be reserved by instructors for scheduled classes, conferences, demonstrations or other group activities. During such class sessions, those machines are closed to other users.
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Bangalore city offers many travel options. The city buses, auto rickshaws, metro, and plenty of cab services make it easier to navigate your way through the city. The help service at RPS is also available to help with bookings and information.
Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) operates public transport bus service in Bangalore. The buses are well connected to all major and upcoming areas of the city. To assist the traveller’s comfort, there are both Non AC and AC buses.
For more information on bus routes to get around the city you may refer to http://bmtcroutes.in/ or http://www.mybmtc.com/ where you can also find information on fares, etc.
Metros connect some major areas of the city. More metro lines are to be inaugurated in the recent future.
Plenty of rickshaws could be found in almost all parts of the city. Before getting into an auto, make sure to find out about the functioning of meter.
Many private agencies offer a variety of cab services all across Bangalore. Planning the commute could be done with ease.
You can book cabs with any of the following service providers –
RPS team is completely aware of the challenges that a foreign student could face in a new country and hope to aid to the students comfort in possible ways. To help the students adjust to the new environment and ease the transition RPS has developed a variety of services for international students. The services include information on flights, bookings, arranging study permits and visas,accommodation, airport pick-up, calling cards, and much more.
The centres are established in metropolitan city with well-connected international airports. Direct flights could be easily booked to and from Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad international airports.
Name of the Airport : Bengaluru International Airport/Kempegowda International Airport
International Flights : The airport is host to 10 domestic and 21 international airlines including Air Arabia, Air Asia, Air India, Emirates, Lufthansa, British Airways, Singapore Airlines, and others.
The busy city celebrates its weekends by drinking coffee and eating good food. For those who wish to travel, the outskirts of the city offer many exquisite travel destinations. May it be a day’s trek or a weekend’s getaway, the city offers good connectivity to places that are blessed with nature’s beauty and have many stories attached to.
Located at about 60 Km from Bangalore, Nandi Hills is a well-known destination for long drives and short trips. Along with excellent sightseeing opportunities, the place also hands one a chance to explore some adventurous team activities such as cycling and trekking. The place is best visited at the time of sunrise or sunset to catch the best view of the region.
At about 130 Km from the city, Shivanasamudra is the most visited waterfalls around Bangalore. The two falls Gagana Chukki and Bhara Chukki are formed as Cauvery River splits into two. The falls are a treat to eyes during Monsoon. In addition, the place offers good sightseeing and trekking opportunities.
Wildlife of the region could be best explored at Bheemeshwari Wildlife Sanctuary. Situated at 100 Km from the city, the place is perfect for a quick getaway. The region is home to a range of jungle lodges complete with rustic exteriors and open interior spaces. The place offers a chance to stay very close to the greenery and connect more with nature.
Located on the foothills of the Western Ghats, Wayanad is a favourite destination to adventure seekers and nature lovers. It provides a perfect environment to go on moderate and difficulty level treks and also to settle down with a book and enjoy the green, foggy landscape. Wayanad gives an opportunity to explore the flora, fauna, and wildlife of the region. The place also offers a range of activities such as high rope traversing, raft building and jumaring.
Coorg comprises of much nature gifted regions and is located at about 240 Km from the city. The scenic town is surrounded by beautiful rubber and coffee plantations. The calm, inspiring atmosphere of the hills is carpeted for miles with velvety green grass. The near-by hills provide a great opportunity to cycle, trek, and go on long bike rides. One can make a trip to the elephant camps, spice plantations and the Buddhist refugee camp.
Mysore is the `closet city to Bangalore and is a popular tourist destination. Mysore provides an opportunity to explore the culture of the region. The place holds on to its history heritage with the Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Chamundi hills and other well-known attractions. Mysore is best for a short day’s trip.
Several hospitals and clinics can be found in all the metropolitan cities. The location to the hospitals could be easily found on the internet or with local help. For antibiotics and sanitary needs, plenty of pharmacies are available. A number of hospitals are in a close distance to all our centres.
In India, local currency used to make purchases is Indian Rupees. Foreign currency can be brought in and exchanged at the currency exchange booths inside airports.
Any queries regarding currency exchange or other travel/logistics related issues can be clarified by consulting our fully-functional, centralized helpdesk. Our service-in-charge is happy to assist you on getting your foreign currency exchanged or in finding the closest dealer establishment.
For further clarity, we have a list if FAQ’s relating to money matters while visiting India:
Foreign exchange can be purchased from any authorised bank or dealer establishments such as:
Plus, RPS provides in-house facility to get your foreign currency exchange. Full-Fledged Money Changers (FFMCs) are also permitted to release exchange for business and private visits (The list of Authorized Dealers is available on www.rbi.org.in).
Contact our helpdesk or visit www.xe.com to find out the current exchange rates before approaching an exchange office.
The Indian Currency is called the Indian Rupee (INR). One rupee consists of 100 paise. Even though 50 paise coins still exists, it is not seen much in circulation.
At present, the coins in circulation are one, two, five and ten rupees. Bank notes are issued in denomination of Rs.10, Rs.20, Rs.50, Rs.100, Rs.500 and Rs.2000. The notes are minted by the Reserve Bank of India and are valid throughout the country.
Yes. Foreign Tourists can open a Non-Resident (Ordinary) Rupee (NRO) account (Current/Savings) with any Authorised Dealer Bank that is permitted in handling foreign exchange. The validity of such accounts is up to a maximum period of 6 months.
Identification Proofs such as Passport and others ID's are required to open the account. Authorised Dealer Banks are required to follow the Know-Your-Customer norms while opening accounts.
Yes. Non-residents can freely make use of their NRO accounts to make local payments. All payments exceeding INR 50,000 can be made only through cheques / pay orders / demand drafts.
Student success is the prime dictum at RPS. Our helpdesk is designed with an objective to help the students achieve this success. RPS wants its students to have a pleasant learning experience and for the purpose, have a number of services that could be offered throughout the journey. As you progress through the website, you’ll learn more of these services. Helpdesk at RPS offers complete assistance and support for its international students from the time of arrival to the successful completion of the course training.
Any travel queries will be answered by our helpdesk. We are happy to assist you on flight and hotel bookings, and help you find the right fit. Students could drop a line or call us to receive helpregarding booking direct flights, changing itinerary, extending insurance, and such other concerns.
In case the student wishes to make bookings on their own, further guidance and information could be found on our website pages 'Direct Flights' and 'Accommodation'.