Mauritius is fast developing as a major Educational Hub in this part of the Indian Ocean. With our modern infrastructure, state-of-the-art facilities and excellent social and political stability, coupled with our high standard of living, Mauritius is the place to be for students, investors and tourists. The island has much to offer and is home to several renowned educational institutions. Foreign students, especially from the Indian Ocean Islands and the African continent, find in Mauritius a cheap alternative to Europe, Canada or Australia. Mauritius is also targeting foreign students from as far as India or Europe for work placement to gain experience.