Capital: New Delhi
Area: 3,287,590 km ²
Climate: Tropical; mostly dry in the North and humid in the South
Languages: English and Hindi (official languages)
Currency: Indian Rupee (1 INR = .0148€, 1€ = 67.6633 INR)GDP – per capita (PPP): $2,700 USD
Information for Foreign Students in India
Cost of LivingAverage rent per month in university housing is 15€ while for a homestay it is 50€ (www.hospitalityclub.org). Cost of a meal at an average restaurant is about 1€. Transportation varies, as there are multiple options, but for the bus it is about 0.15€ (10 rupees), and for taxis it is about 1.5€ but contingent upon the duration of your journey. There is also a metro available.