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Foreign Languages

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Course Name Eligibility Total Seats Duration
(A) Diploma Course (Full-Time)      
(I) French 10+2 30 One Year
(II) Russian 10+2 10 One Year
(B) Certificate Course (Part-Time)      
(I) French 10+2 100 One Year
(II) Russian 10+2 20 One Year
(III) German 10+2 30 One Year
(IV) Japanese 10+2 10 One Year
(C) Diploma Course (Part-Time)      
(I) French Certificate Course in French (Part-Time) 15 One Year
(II) German Certificate Course in German (Part-Time) 10 One Year
(III) Russian Certificate Course in Russian (Part-Time) 10 One Year
(D) Advanced Diploma (Part-Time)      
(I) French Diploma in French (Part-Time) 10 One Year
(II) Russian Diploma in Russian (Part-Time) 10 One Year

*On the availability of teachers in French there will be three groups in Certificate Course in French. Each group will have 30-35 students. Number of students in any course can be changed depending upon the availability of the teachers. Any course can even be discontinued if the teacher of the concerned language is not available.

  • The applicants for all Certificate & Full-time Diploma Courses will have to appear for interview in the Department of Foreign Languages.
  • Admission Committee shall assess the aptitude & objective of the applicants before finalizing admissions.
  • Admission will be strictly on merit basis and the decision of the Admission Committee will be final and binding. The admission criteria for Certificate Course in French will be as follows:
  • University students pursuing higher education i.e., Ph.D., M.Phil., Post-graduate & Graduate courses etc., will be given preference.
  • Final year college students.
  • Employees, professionals i.e., army personnel, bank employees, doctors, advocates etc.
  • +2 candidates will be given the last preference. Few seats are reserved for the University employees (Teachers & Non-teaching staff) and their wards.
  • It is mandatory for employees to produce proof of employment at the time of interview.
  • Regular students of various Departments of Guru Nanak Dev University and its affiliated colleges shall bring bonafide certificates from their respective heads of the Departments/ institutions.
  • For admission to Certificate Course in Russian/French/German, the applicants will be required to give options of the language (preference wise).
  • Photographs and photocopies of the certificates attached with the form should be duly attested. Incomplete forms will be rejected.
  • The applicants are required to submit the applications in the Department. Date of interview and admission schedule can be enquired from the Department office.
  • The applicants for all Certificate Courses and Full-time Diploma Courses shall bring all their original documents for the perusal of the Admission Committee.

Fee (Approximate) for courses (A) Rs. 13210/- (1st Sem.), Rs. 1650/- (2nd Sem.)

Fee (Approximate) for courses (B) Rs. 3100/- (likely to change)

Syllabus

Research Activities

(a) Fee deposit date in State Bank of Patiala (Any Branch) 02.06.2017 to 03.07.2017
(b) Last Date for Online application Form submission 05.06.2017 to 07.07.2017
(c) Admission Counseling As per admission schedule