The Oxford of the East

Pune has rightly earned the distinction of ‘The Oxford of the East’. The city has gifted the world a string of internationally acclaimed scholars, researchers and innovators. Home to about 100 educational institutes and 9 universities, Pune is the learning destination and research center of choice for students across the world. Students also find the city attractive because of its economical transport system, extensive accommodation options, affordable food, and easy access to various educational resources.

 

Industrial & IT Cluster

Since the 1960s, Pune has steadfastly emerged as an industrial powerhouse. Easy availability of skilled and unskilled manpower, sound core infrastructure, fiscal incentives from the government and good connectivity to Mumbai are some of the prime reasons for Pune’s rise to eminence in the industrial sector. From engineering to automotive and food processing to paint manufacturing, the city is home to hundreds of enterprises, where auto ancillary units make up a considerable segment of the total industrial base.

Over the last decade or so, Pune has also emerged as a prominent cyber city, with most global technology companies having their development centers in the city’s numerous software parks.

 

Cultural Vivacity

A place grounded in history and tradition, Pune prides on its rich cultural legacy. Forts, palaces, cave temples, synagogues and several other monuments are a pointer to the city’s vibrant past.

Festivals, musical concerts, stage performances, marathons and various events mark the calendar, giving ample reason for the Puneite to stay outdoors and enjoy the cultural extravaganza.

 

Salubrious Climate

Pune enjoys a pleasant, moderate climate right through the year. Surrounded by rolling green hills on all sides, with large patches of greenery dotting the city, the city is a cool, peaceful destination for students.

 

Leisure & Lifestyle

Pune is also a happening place, with parties and events attracting the youth populace in large numbers. From game zones to art galleries, multiplexes to multi-cuisine restaurants and trendy clubs to outdoor camps, the city offers a platter of leisure and lifestyle options for people of all age groups.

 

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