Mind Your Language
- MANUU offers an MBA programme since 2004. Will soon offer a Master of Computer Applications, MSc in mathematics and a master’s in informatics and language engineering
- MGAHV, which already offers a distance MBA programme in Hindi, to start a full-fledged MBA in 2012 and also launch a master’s in law
- Anna University, Chennai, offers Tamil medium professional courses such as BEs in mechanical and civil engineering
- Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad, offers an MCA and an MSc (Microbiology) in Gujarati
It caused great furore at New Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University—and even in Parliament—when researcher and journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik rebelled and earned for himself the right to write his PhD thesis in Hindi. That was in 1966. Over four decades later, the demand for greater opportunities in higher and professional education in Indian languages finds resonance again with the...