With the agitation for a separate Telangana disrupting the academic schedule and pursuit of studies, many parents from Telangana region are sending their children to Visakhapatnam, Krishna and Guntur districts for intermediate education and EAMCET coaching.
Principals of leading corporate residential colleges in Guntur and Vijayawada say that there has been a 25% increase in the number of students from the Telangana region seeking admissions in their institutions. More students from the Telangana region are seeking admission in Engineering colleges.
Similarly, many students from Telangana region are joining corporate colleges in Andhra region for their Intermediate courses and EAMCET coaching. Even medical colleges in the Andhra region have reported an increase in the admission of students from the Telangana region.