English and Foreign Languages University was established in the year 1958 in Hyderabad. It is recognised by the UGC of India. EFL University main campus is located in Hyderabad. It also operates campuses at Lucknow and Shillong.
EFL University was also one among the first institutes in the country to start a cultural studies course with an M.A in that subject. The EFLU offers M.Phil and Ph.D. in this area which blurs the disciplinary lines between Sociology, Film Studies, Anthropology, History, Literature etc. In 2006, a decision was passed by the parliament of India to accord it Central University status. [
EFL University provides for the study of English and foreign languages and their literatures, organisation of research, training of teachers, production of teaching materials, and extension services, to help improve the standards of the teaching of English and Foreign Languages in India. It is the only University in India catering exclusively to the teaching/learning of Foreign Languages.
Courses offered by English and Foreign Languages University
B.A. English B.A. English
MA. English MA. English
M.A. (French / German / Hispanic / Italian Studies) M.A. (French / German / Hispanic / Italian Studies)
Ph.D. (English) Ph.D. (English)
Post Graduate Diploma in the Teaching of English (PGDTE) Post Graduate Diploma in the Teaching of English (PGDTE)
Contact Details/ Address of English and Foreign Languages University
Address : EFL University
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Ph:- 27098131, 27689400
Website : http://www.efluniversity.ac.in