Higher Ed in a changed world | Amb Amit Dasgupta (retd.), Diplomat and Educationist | 10min with SAM

Jul 18, 2020

Amb Amit Dasgupta (retd.) discusses diplomacy, education and the disruptive changes brought about by COVID-19. How Donald Trump and his policies on the F1 visa have diminished the draw of the United States as an education destination and increased the draw of countries like Australia.

Amb Amit Dasgupta (retd.) is the India Country Director at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney.

The video was shot on 13/07/2020.

Table of contents-
1. Creative Writing & the Pandemic - 1:00
2. F-1 Visa Restrictions & Australia's Approach - 2:35
3. A new mode of delivery for education - 5:05
4. Autonomy of educational institutions in South Asia - 6:50