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For expats looking to immerse themselves in new cultures, India is the adventurous choice

India is also a particularly popular destination for expats with children, ranking consistently high as one of the best places to move to with a family. Moving abroad can seem a daunting prospect for those with children, but parents in India see their children grow in confidence, with the high quality of education helping them to flourish and develop new skills.

And it isn't just those young international citizens who are feeling a sense of fulfilment in India, as expats of all ages have been made to feel welcome in their new communities. With a rich history and a diverse range of traditions and beliefs, expats can attend lively festivals and events all year round, such as the Holi Festival of Colours in March. Expats are able to make the most of these cultural events thanks to a strong work-life balance.

With the majority of expats working in manufacturing and financial services in India, there is no shortage of opportunities for them to be promoted. Professionals tend to enjoy enhanced salaries, allowing them to use the country as a base to explore and travel.

Whether expats are adventurous enough to hit the crowded streets of the capital, New Delhi, or are looking to take a more spiritual trip to the Taj Mahal, India offers an endless array of experiences for all.

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  • Population: Over 1.3 billion
  • Capital city: New Delhi
  • Neighbouring India: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Mainland China, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
  • Main languages: The official languages are Hindi and English. Urdu is spoken by large numbers of people in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and areas around Kashmir. Other languages include Tamil, Bengali, Punjabi, Gujurati and Marathi.
  • Time: GMT+5.5

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