Online Hindi Courses 2021-2022, Foreign Languages Teaching Center, University of Athens

FOREIGN LANGUAGES, TEACHING CENTER, NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS Academic Year 2021-2022   Registration starts in the beginning of September 2021, Online or at the Secretariat Office (Hippocratus 7, 2nd floor) daily from 9.00 to 16.00 hrs. Download the Application form for Registration HERE Classes start in October 2021   See the Press Release HERE (in …

Launch of a new course in Indian philosophy, “The Unorthodox – Buddhism, Jainism, Materialism”

सम्यग्दर्शनज्ञानचारित्राणि मोक्षमार्गःRight vision, right knowledge and right conduct are the path to liberationTattvārtha Sūtra Ι.1. The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes a new online course in Indian Philosophy, under the guidance of Indologist Professor Dimitrios Vassiliadis. on the theme “The Unorthodox – Buddhism, Jainism, Materialism”. This is the 3rd cοurse in the …

ICCR scholarships 2021-22 for Greek Nationals

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) has announced the offering of scholarships to foreign nationals, for the academic year 2021-22, under the General Scholarship Scheme and the Scholarship Scheme for Indian Culture A. General Scholarship Scheme The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is offering one scholarship to Greek Nationals every year under the General …

Ghent University (Belgium) online MA in South Asian Studies

From the next academic year onwards, the Ghent University (Belgium) will be offering an English language MA program (Oriental Languages and Cultures – India, research trajectory) fully online. The focus of the program is Jain Studies and Indo-Aryan Linguistics, and it is aimed especially at students with at least an intermediate knowledge of Sanskrit and/or …

SPEAK DATES 2020 – Get to know the language you always wanted to learn in just 15 minutes

The Foreign Language Teaching Center of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the European Commission and the Alumni Association “Foreign Language Teaching in Europe” invite you to participate in the online event Speak Date 2020, on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December. An action for multilingualism and language learning. 23 of the languages taught …

Some Greek–related publications of the Greek Club Kyklos in Kolkata

By Ujjal Ghosh* The “Greek Club KYKLOS” was founded in 1988 by the renowned polyglot linguist Asit Chakraborty (1935-2003) and a few other friends of the Greek civilization in Kolkata. Since then the Club has increased in numbers and provides regular Greek language courses every Monday evening at its premises (Lokenath Apartment, 74A, Nagendra Nath …

Modern Greek Language Studies at the Vellore Institute of Technology (Tamil Nadu)

The teaching of the Modern Greek language was introduced for first time in December 2019 in the Department of Languages, School of Social Sciences and Languages at VIT Vellore. Now the Greek language is being taught alongside with several other European languages such as French, German, Spanish, Italian and Eastern languages such as Arabic, Chinese, …

Scholarships for Yoga, Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy in Indian institutions – 2020-21

The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi is offering AYUSH scholarships to foreign nationals for studying undergraduate, post graduate and Ph.D courses related to Yoga, Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy in Indian universities/institutes/ colleges. The applications will be accepted online only through the portal http://a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in/ Greek applicants are required also to send an …

International Webinar “Crossing Borders and Boundaries: Contemporary Trends in Literatures and Language Teaching in the Time of COVID-19”

CALL FOR PAPERS International Virtual Webinar “Crossing Borders and Boundaries: Contemporary Trends in Literatures and Language Teaching in the Time of COVID-19” 10 July, 9:30 am – 11 July, 5:30 pm (Indian Standard Time, UTC + 5.30) FREE REGISTRATION Organized by the Department of Languages, School of Social Sciences and Languages, Vellore Institute of Technology, …