Career in Foreign Languages


Foreign language experts with a good understanding of cultures are in great demand in the corporate world. The scope of foreign languages as career is stupendous and candidates willing to explore it have multitude of job opportunities in various multinational companies and multilateral organisations. Skills in foreign languages like French, German, Russian, Chinese and more recently Japanese, Spanish and Korean are in great demand.

Course : Majority of the institutes in India offer courses in languages at the certificate level, diploma level and degree level. However, some institutes also impart courses at both basic and advanced level, including postgraduate and PhD level.

Best Institutes : University of Pune, University of Lucknow, Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi), Punjabi University (Patiala), Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University (Aurangabad), University of Delhi, Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi), Aligarh Muslim University, University of Madras (Chennai), University of Mumbai, Japanese Culture & Information Centre (New Delhi) and Calicut University.Employment : educational institutes, translation bureaus, research organizations, international organizations, publishing houses, travel and tourism sector, hotel industry, International organisations such as the United Nations Organization (UNO), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and various Indian national organisations such as Ministry of External Affairs, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), etc

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