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]