France needs the number of Indian students in the nation to rise to 20,000 by 2025, French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna mentioned on Wednesday.
Colonna is at present on a three-day go to to India.
“We need the number of Indian students to stand up to 20,000 by 2025. I do know it’s an formidable goal, however I additionally know that between India and France, sky is the restrict,” she mentioned throughout an interplay with students on the Lady Shri Ram College right here.
The French minister confused that gender stability was a necessity in the sector of training.
“Much has modified when it comes to gender stability however we’re nonetheless not there but,” she mentioned.
As half of her official go to from September 13-15, Colonna will journey to Mumbai for engagements with trade leaders and web site visits on Thursday.
She may also maintain talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on September 14 “on bilateral, regional and worldwide points of mutual curiosity”.