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Invest in Scotland with our help

We work with partners such as Department for International Trade (DIT), UK India Business Council, our GlobalScot network and local industry partners to help improve trade links between Scotland and India.

  • Key investment opportunities in Scotland
  • Market research
  • Financial, skills and training support
  • Research and development programmes
  • Partnering and collaboration opportunities
  • Government, industry and academic contacts
  • Visits to Scotland
  • Setting up in Scotland


British Deputy High Commission,
Naman Chambers,
C/32 G Block,
Bandra Kurla Complex,
Bandra East,
400 051


+91 22 6650 2126

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Whether you’re looking to invest, relocate, partner or expand in Scotland, take a look at the key opportunities that will give you the best return on your investment.

Scotland is an internationally recognised BPO location with an impressive track record which is increasingly being considered by Indian firms as a near-shore/onshore hub.

Scotland’s world-class education system makes it an ideal partner for India, for both higher education and cutting-edge R&D. There are already a number of key partnerships between Scottish and Indian higher education institutions.

We can provide international companies with the latest information on Scotland’s economy and our world leading products and technologies. We can also help facilitate introductions with leading Scottish companies in their sector.

Scottish companies in India include Cairn Energy, Aggreko, PSN, Clintec, Sgurr Energy, McKinnon and Clarke, Petrofac and Weir Group.

India is an important investor in Scotland with around seven Indian companies having made investments of £700 million in the last five years. Indian investment in Scotland now provides approx 2500 jobs. Included in this list are some of the biggest names in corporate India such as Wipro, Piramal Healthcare, Hinduja Global Solutions, Usha Martin and Tata Consultancy Services.

Other successful Indian companies operating in Scotland include Axsys Technology, Corus and Hero ITES.