Expat Guide to Living in Pune
Whether you're already living in Pune or preparing to move to Pune, our Expat Guide to Living in India offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Pune. For answers to specific questions, visit our India Forum to talk with expats in Pune.
An expat talks about what she expected vs. the reality of living in Pune, India. Her expectations about dirtiness, poverty and the amazing Taj Mahal were met. But, she expected to be lonely, and, that was thankfully far from reality.
More Culture Shock Reports for Pune
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Pune handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Pune:
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More Living in Pune Reports
What are people's priorities in Pune - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Below are some of the responses from expats in Pune:
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More Moving to Pune Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Pune? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Pune? Below are some of the responses from expats in Pune:
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Reviews of Schools in Pune
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Pune. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Pune:
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Dream vs. Reality of Living in Pune Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Pune. If you are already living in Pune, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Pune:
Overseas Retirement Report
Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Pune by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Pune? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Pune? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report