Manipal University is synonymous with excellence in higher education. Over 28,000 students from 57 different nations live, learn and play in the sprawling University town, nestled on a plateau in Karnataka’s Udupi district. The region has witnessed unparalleled development of education, banking and healthcare systems within India. This coexistence of traditional and contemporary India makes Manipal an ideal site for meaningful and enriching intercultural activities and dialogue.
Manipal’s geographical and academic significance stands out as the prime destination for cultural exploration. The university, situated in the state of Karnataka, is spread across 600 acres of green expanse amidst the UNESCO World Heritage ‘Western Ghats of India’ and is also a part of the Arabian Sea coastline.
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