Hyderabad: Learning new languages and its nuances was considered a hobby a few years back. However, due to immense globalisation of the industries, learning foreign languages can fetch you a high-paying job today.
It not only boosts up your CV (Curriculum Vitae), but you also make a career which can see you travel, make blogs and communicate with people from all around the world. Many foreign languages, such as Russian, Spanish, French, Chinese and Arabic are much in demand in the job market.
The benefits of studying a foreign language are increasing every day, with numerous job openings in both the public and private sectors. These courses are one of the most in-demand to pursue a career as foreign language teachers or translators in MNCs, Indian and international banks, and various foreign embassies and high- commissions in India and abroad.
Students wishing to study abroad can also benefit from learning a new language as it will help you in emigration and get admissions in a foreign university. Such courses also help a lot while traveling and pursuing one’s hobbies and interests.
There are many academies and institutions which help people learn a foreign language. Duration of a course to learn a foreign language is generally six to 12 months. These universities not only help students speak the language fluently, but one also gets to know how to read, write and understand the language and you will receive a full-fledged professional degree.
Apart from these a student will also get to learn about the history of that language, culture of language, people of related countries, methodology of understanding and accent and diction of that language.
Students have the option to pursue a certificate and diploma level course after tenth standard or a diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate course in foreign language after they finish their twelfth standard.
Many universities such as English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and Delhi University offer certificate courses that provide wide knowledge about a particular language in a short period as well.
As a result of the current scenario, the working method has begun to migrate to online platforms. Working as a freelancer with foreign language skills has also grown in popularity. Several foreign language courses are easily accessible on online learning platforms such as Udemy, Coursera and eDX.
List of colleges:
1) English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad
2) Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
3) Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
4) Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
5) University of Mumbai, Mumbai
6) Delhi University, New Delhi
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