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British security scheme to vet Indian, non-EU students

Britain has introduced a new security vetting scheme for all non-European Union students, including from India, who want to study in universities here in specialised areas such as mathematics, biochemistry, aeronautical engineering and nuclear physics. The scheme, introduced from Nov 1, is called the Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS), and is part of Britain’s wider security efforts to ensure that knowledge in universities here is not misused amid concerns over nuclear proliferation and terrorism. Full Story

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