Educational loans are proving to be a major stress-point for young professionals all over the world. The pressure that comes with paying off the loan restricts the bold career choices that a fresh graduate would make.
On the other hand, experiential learning gives the student a reality-check at all stages and equips them with real learning, without EMI struggles. Although that definitely is a high risk route to take, and one which won't work out for every one.
What factors can students consider before choosing between the two routes? Are degrees from reputed colleges really worth the post-graduation narrowing of choices?