Launched in April 2018, Study in India is an initiative launched by the Government of India which is aimed at associating with quality public and private institutions for student exchange program, with an objective of attracting overseas students interested in studying in India. The aspiration is to make India an education hub for students globally. The initiative has been taken for student fraternity from all across the globe who can experience the best of academic learning from top institutes of the country. Around 150 institutions are currently a part of this initiative, including IIM Trichy. This is being facilitated through a portal maintained by EdCIL (India) Ltd, under the guidance of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA), and Ministry of Commerce (MOC).
Under this initiative, students interested in studying at IIM Trichy could register on the portal "StudyinIndia.gov.in", and could take part in the common admission process, participate in the interviews for selection, and clear these selection processes to join the institute of their choice.