The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has announced admission for Certificate in Korean Language and Culture Programme. Students interested in studying Korean Language can now seek admission for July 2018 session. The programme will provide the knowledge about the basics of Korean Language to the beginners. The last date for enrolling for the same is August 15, 2018.
"The programme will be available in all regions through respective Regional centres and anyone above 18 years of age with 10+2 will be eligible to take admission in this programme," said Mr. Shivaji Bhaskar, Coordinator of the Programme.
The programme will provide Self Learning Material (SLM) integrated with audio-visual components, which will make the learning easy and further enhance the learning capacity of students. The programme is bilingual — Korean and English in the medium. The certificate course will be available in all regions through respective IGNOU centres. To get admission in this course one should mimimum 18 years old and have passed Class 12 or equivalent and should possess knowledge of English.
“The relation between India and the Republic of Korea is unique in nature. The relations which are more than 2 millennia old, provides both India and Korea an opportunity to reach new heights in social, economic and political spheres. Presently, thousands of people work in Korean giants like Samsung and Hyundai in India and due to this reason the demand of this programme would be huge in India,” said Prof Anju Sahgal Gupta, Director-SOFL