‘The central institute of English’ which is later known as the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU) it has many foreign languages courses along with English which as a status of central university.
EFLU is the first language courses university in the country. The support for EFLU courses has been increased. In EFLU for approximately 900 seats in last year 8000 students have applied and it is the best example.
Newly in Kerala:- For EFLU University the campus are there in Lucknow, shilling along with the Hyderabad. From the next educational year a new campus in mallapur at Kerala is going to start on. First in this only certificate of proficiency is going to be taught. Through the marks that are scored in the entrance examination that is conducted by the university there is a chance of getting in any of the four campuses.
Changes in the Question Paper:- Based on written examination the entry is given for the courses that are offered in the EFLU. For the decided courses there is interview also along with written examination. From this year there has been made important changes in the entrance examination method. From this time, all questions will be in the form of objective type. The answer should be marked for this on the OMR sheet.
Increase in Foreign Students:- The number of foreign students studying in EFLU is increasing every year. At present the number of foreign students is more than 200 and it may increase up to 500 in the next year. But foreign students can get admission directly without attending any entrance examination for the course they want to join and they want to join and they have this offer.
Scholarship:- In EFLU, students who have got admission for the courses they offered, based on the course scholarships is available. For students those who are under EBC/Physically challenged category Rs.1000 per month can be got as stipend. For them there is an exemption from hostel fees. Not only that based on the courses that are selected UGC junior research fellowship (monthly Rs.16, 000), UGC senior research fellowship (monthly Rs.18, 000), Rajiv Gandhi national junior research fellowship (SC/ST students), moulana azad national fellowship (for minority students), UGC teacher fellowship Indira Gandhi single girl child scholarship (for PG-students), Rank holders scholarship for (UG) students, scholarship for PGDTA like this there are so many scholarship that are available.
Jobs that are Got:- Those who have completed jobs in EFLU will get various jobs in our country and in foreign countries like job in Ambassador Office, Russian Army, Special translator call centers, international schools, different position in electronic media, offers are there. Not only that through university most of the students are getting campus placements.
Courses that are Offered: -
- BCJ, BED (English).
- M.ED, MA English, linguistics, Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Russian, Spanish), MCJ, masters in computational linguistics.
- Pg Diploma in teaching of English.
- PhD (English language education, linguistics and phonetic, English literature, Indian and world literatures, comparative literature, social exclusion studies, translation studies, filma studies, cultural studies, Hindi, Arabic literature), French studies, Russian language and linguistics, Russian literature.