Department of Languages organized a counseling webinar on ELT – The Next Frontier for students interested to know more about English Language Teaching as a discipline for postgraduation education. Total 21 third year undergraduate students from a city college attended the webinar on 13th September’20.
The invited expert Dr. Nitin Pillai, who is also a freelance examiner with British Council, rationalized the significance of ELT as the next frontier. A versatile educationist in the field of Language Teaching & Assessment, Dr. Pillai delivered an impactful presentation on key areas – Economic value of English, dearth of ELT experts in the market, the way this gap can be bridged through plethora of career opportunities.
Dr. Mamta Pillai, Head, Dept. of Languages emphasized about Advantage Ahmedabad and Advantage Indus University in part of her presentation followed by an interaction of students with the expert. The feedback from students was encouraging.