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Monday, March 16, 2009

The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad: Admissions 2009

The Courses on Offer for the Academic year 2009-2010

-Five-year Integrated M.A. in English, Arabic, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Japanese and Mass Communication and Journalism. (Eligibility: Intermediate/10+2.Those who wish to apply for foreign language programmes need not possess any knowledge of the language concerned.)
- Two-year M.A. Programmes in English, Arabic, French, Russian, Spanish and Japanese.
- B. Ed in English
- Post Graduate Diploma in the Teaching of English (PGDTE)
- Post Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of English (PGCTE)
- Post Graduate Diploma in the Teaching of Arabic (PGDTA)
- MPhil and PhD in Linguistics & Phonetics, English Language Education, English
Literature, Cultural Studies, Comparative Philosophy and Aesthetics, Comparative Literature, Translation studies, Media and Communications, Mass Communication and Journalism, Film Studies and Visual Communications, Hindi Literature, French, Arabic, German, Russian.

Selected candidates will be provided accommodation and mess facility with a nominal room rent and mess fee.

NB: Students of the B.Ed programme may not be provided accommodation, but can avail
themselves of the mess facility in the hostels.

Scheduled Castes 15%
Scheduled Tribes 7.5%
OBC - As per Government of India/UGC rules applicable to Central Universities
Physically/Visually challenged candidates - 3%
Kashmiri migrants 1%
Wards of Defense Personnel - 1%

Fee Concessions
a) No tuition fee shall be charged from SC/ST students. In addition, they can also expect free accommodation and a stipend up to Rs. 1000/- per month towards other expenses.

b) Differently-abled (physically challenged) students will be exempted from payment of all fees.

c) All needy students (economically backward), if they apply and make a case for assistance, will be given adequate stipends for meeting a major portion of the expenses on board and lodging.

a) All MPhil and PhD students will be getting a fellowship of Rs. 3000/- and Rs. 5000/- respectively per month, if they are not recipients of other scholarships. (This fellowship is likely to be enhanced in the current academic year).

b) MPhil and PhD students belonging to SC and ST categories are eligible to apply for the UGC sponsored Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship. The selected candidates will get a sum of Rs.12,000/- per month in addition to Rs. 3600/- towards House Rent Allowance (HRA), every month.

Admission to all courses will be based on entrance tests held across the country. Interested candidates can send a mail to or a self-addressed envelope (5x11size) with a postage stamp of Rs. 10/ pasted on it to Dr. A. Hariprasad, Chief Coordinator, EFL-U Talent Search 2009, The English and Foreign Languages University (EFL-U), Hyderabad - 500605. The candidates will be intimated on further details regarding admissions. Kindly mention on top of the envelope or in the mail, the course you wish to apply for, and the category (SC, ST, OBC, etc.) in case you are
entitled to avail yourself of any reservation. The last date for receiving requests will be April 20, 2009.


Anonymous said...

I really appreciate you for this hard work that you take for your students everytime....writing these notes and putting it on the blog is not so easy...claps :)

Anil Pinto said...

Thank you, Zanana.

Anonymous said...

*it's zenana !!!!

u r welcome sir :)...

Anil Pinto said...

Sorry, Zenana

Anonymous said...

sir can u please tell me why we cannot access the EFLU website? is there some problem with it? another important thing...has any decision been taken yet regarding the date for the MA 2 years admission test? and do we need to put the 5x11 size self-addressed envelope inside a bigger envelope and send it to the required address?please help!!

Anil Pinto said...

I too am not able to access it. Perhaps the website is down. Regarding the entrance I am not sure. The application might have some details or the website. To your last question I think the answer is yes. However, follow the instructions in the prospectus.

Sumathi Nagesh said...

thank you for this sir! the site was not working leading to sooo much panic....this mail address was a relief

Anil Pinto said...

I am glad to know that, Sumathi

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Anil Pinto said...

Thank you Bineet