Feb 17, 2011  · East India Company. British involvement in India during the 18th century can be divided into two phases, one ending. India: India, country that occupies the greater part of South Asia and has roughly one-sixth of the world’s population. Apr 10, 2012. Indian education under the British empire. If the British wanted to rule India indefinitely they would have kept them poor, uneducated and so. The British Raj…