• Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2007

    age = 10 years

  • Institute type

    University Campus

Gallery

Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

Faculty

A variety of teaching and learning techniques are employed to impart knowledge and skills to students at Indira Gandhi National Open University, School of Foreign Languages in its various departments.

Permanent Faculty

6
Permanent Faculty

More about Indira Gandhi National Open University, School of Foreign Languages

The School of Foreign Languages part of Indira Gandhi Open University is one of the 21 Schools of Studies at IGNOU, established in 2007, with an aim to:

  • Offer innovative, flexible and cost-effective foreign language programmes to learners from all sections of the society.
  • Offer programmes based on the specific needs of the learners.
  • Promote communication across borders and countries.
  • In view of the existing demand due to its multiple practical applications, the study of foreign languages is gaining lots of importance in the academic studies, and the demand is growing continuously.

The School works in collaboration with other Schools of the University to develop manpower for a number of sectors, like foreign language requirements for scientists, agricultural experts and trade specialists.

The globalisation of business has led to the demand of specialized foreign language experts. The expertise in foreign languages can be a valuable addition for all manner of professionals. It also offers programmes specific to the requirements of organizations like the Indian navy.

Brochure for Diploma in Chinese Language and Culture

Courses Offered at Indira Gandhi National Open University, School of Foreign Languages

The college offers PhD in Arabic and French. It also offers some certificate courses in French Language, Arabic Language, German Language and Japanese Language.

4 Courses

Fellowship / Doctoral (2)

Doctor of Philosophy in Arabic
Affiliated to Indira Gandhi National Open University
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Correspondence
  • Duration

    24 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
An MPhil degree and a Post graduate degree in Arabic with a minimum of 55 percent marks (50 percent for SC/ST/PH candidates) or an equivalent grade from a university or a recognised institution of higher learning.

Course details

Eligiblity Criteria

  • An MPhil degree and a Post graduate degree in Arabic with a minimum of 55 percent marks (50 percent for SC/ST/PH candidates) or an equivalent grade from a university or a recognised institution of higher learning.
  • A University/ College teacher with five years of teaching experience is also eligible.

Minimum Duration

2 Years

Maximum Duration

5 Years

Course Fee

Rs. 14,000

Minimum Age

No bar

Maximum Age

No bar

Program Overview

The Doctoral Programme in Arabic is aimed at developing a critical understanding of Arabic Language, Literature and Culture.
Scholars are likely to contribute in the modern teaching methods for Arabic, contribution of Indians to Arabic world of knowledge and a deeper understanding of the Arab world with emphasis on Language, Literature and Culture.

I am interested in this course Ask a query
Doctor of Philosophy in French
Affiliated to Indira Gandhi National Open University
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Correspondence
  • Duration

    24 months

Course details

Eligiblity Criteria

  • MA in French.
  • MA in Humanities/ Social Science.
  • Masters in any discipline with good knowledge of French.
  • Candidates with M Phil or relevant 5 years teaching/ industry experience may be considered for admission into Ph.D.. Such candidates may or may not have to do the prescribed coursework depending upon the recommendations of the Doctoral Committee.

Minimum Duration

2 Years

Maximum Duration

5 Years

Course Fee

Rs. 14,000

Minimum Age

No bar

Maximum Age

No bar

Program Overview

Ph D in French aims at specialisation in French & Francophone literatures and cultures. Special emphasis has been laid on studies of linguistic aspects and on evolving didactics for ODL mode of teaching foreign languages (French).

I am interested in this course Ask a query

Courses After 12th (2)

Certificate in Arabic Language
Affiliated to Indira Gandhi National Open University
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Correspondence
  • Duration

    24 months

Course details

Eligiblity Criteria

Adults who have successfully completed 10+2 or its equivalent.

Minimum Duration

6 Months

Maximum Duration

2 Years

Course Fee

Rs. 1,200

Minimum Age

No bar

Maximum Age

No bar

Program Overview

This programme aims at acquainting the beginners with essential rudiments of the Arabic Language, and gradually and systematically inculcates in them an ability to speak, write and read the language with a certain degree of accuracy and confidence.

The programme is available in Banglore, Delhi, Kolkata, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Imphal and Hyderabad.

I am interested in this course Ask a query
Diploma in Teaching German Language (DGL)
Affiliated to Indira Gandhi National Open University
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Correspondence
  • Duration

    36 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
Graduate with B1 Level (As per common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Course details

Eligiblity Criteria

Graduate with B1 Level (As per common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Minimum Duration

1 Year

Maximum Duration

3 Years

Course Fee

Rs. 6,000

Minimum Age

No bar

Maximum Age

No bar

Program Overview

The Diploma in Teaching of German as a Foreign Language is the first of its kind through distance mode with an active practical component of classroom teaching. This programme is being developed in collaboration with Goethe Institute Max Mueller Bhawan (MMB) and University of Vienna and aims to train teachers professionally enhancing higher language learning competencies.

The Programme will be available in January 2012.

I am interested in this course Ask a query

College Placements

Available College Facilities

The school is well equipped with all the modern facilities.

Hostel
This college provides hostel facility.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom
Information will be updated soon.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory
This college has well equipped libraries.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs

College news & articles

Most Read

Delhi has Highest Number of Fake Education Boards, Universities in India

By: Nidhi Bahl, 1 year ago

Delhi has a lot of bogus school education boards and universities that offer fake degrees and cer...

Most Read

IGNOU’s Admission Cycle for July 2014

By: Nidhi Bahl, 1 year, 4 months ago

Hurry! The last date to submit applications for admission at IGNOU for July intake has been exten...

Most Read

IGNOU VC Talking about Distance Learning and its Benefits

By: Alka Singh, 1 year, 4 months ago

M Aslam, Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University talking about benefits of dis...

No Discussions? Be the first one to initiate

Colleges Similar to SOFL,IGNOUSFL,IGNOU