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Global Choice is an AFS India Hosting program where students, looking to experience are able to choose a school that fits their academic and extracurricular strengths, while also having the opportunity to experience life in a totally new culture.
“Global Choice”, an international student from anywhere in the globe will get an opportunity to choose from a list of top partner schools in India (yours could be one of them) to study for a whole Academic year. The students will be between the ages of 14 years to 17.5 years i.e. class 9 onwards.

Students will be staying in boarding facilities offered by the school. They will be staying with host families on weekends and school vacations. Thus, bringing out the best of both experiences, prestigious school campus as well as a host family experience

Emphasized STEM opportunity – 20 hours in a year

Eligibility Requirements

-Average knowledge of English

What's included in your experience

  • Airport Pick-up
  • Host Family Placement
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • School Placement
  • Medical Insurance
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Continuous Support
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Vaccinations
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Stipend