Indian students studying in Kota
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Inside India's competitive 'student town'

Thousands of students aiming to secure a place at India's best universities are flocking to Kota, in Rajasthan state, to prepare for entry exams.

The city is known as the coaching centre of India and the private tuition industry there is flourishing.

But critics say the practice amplifies inequalities in the system.

Tom Bayly reports.

  • 14 Sep 2012
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