English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad will start an off campus in Malappuram, Kerala from 2013. A team headed by P Madhavan, dean of the university, and associate professor Vipin Kumar visited the proposed site at Edu-Health City campus in Panakkad. Education minister P K Abdu Rabb and district collector M C Mohandas accompanied the team.
After the inspection, the team submitted its report to the vice-chancellor of the university, Sunaina Singh, via e-mail.
It is learnt that Vice-Chancellor of EFLU Sunaina Singh will also visit the Kerala campus later.
A central university located in Hyderabad, EFLU is dedicated to the study of English and foreign languages, and is only the one of its kind in South Asia. It has been specially set up to conduct advanced research and training in English and foreign languages in areas of teacher education, literature, linguistics, and interdisciplinary and intercultural studies.
[Source: Times of India]