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EFLU Distance Education Hyderabad


English and Foreign Language University (EFL University) was earlier known as Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages (CIEFL). The EFL University is an autonomous institution for higher education. It offers courses in English and Foreign languages and their literature, organizes research, training of teachers, production of teaching materials, and extension services, to help improve the standards of the teaching of English and foreign Languages in India.

The EFL University offers academic Programs in English, Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Russian and Spanish. It is the only such university in India introducing various foreign languages that are in great demand. The University is a pioneer in teaching/learning of foreign languages.

School of Distance Education

The School of Distance Education, EFL University, offers teacher education programs and research programs in the field of English Teaching (ELT), Linguistics and Phonetics (L&P), and English Literature (EL).

All the courses are offered through distance mode where candidates feel convenience to update their knowledge/acquire new skills without having to be away from their homes/place of work for most of the time. The School of Distance Education offers these programs through its centre named “Centre for English Studies”.

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EFLU Distance Education Courses Offered

The courses offered in the distance education programme of this university are few but unconventional. They provide Masters in English, Post Graduate Diploma and certificate in teaching English.

EFLU Distance Education Admissions

For application form and prospectus for the above programmes, write to the “Dean, School of Distance Education, The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad 500 007” enclosing a crossed demand draft for Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/ST) drawn in favour of the “Registrar, EFL University, Hyderabad 500 007”. The relevant application form can also be downloaded from the website: Fee concession for SC/ST and PwD (Persons with Disabilities) candidates as per rules.

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EFLU Distance Education Contact Info

HYDERABAD – 500 007
EPABX nos. +91-(0)40 27098131,
27689400, 27689647
Fax no: 040-27098402         


NEHU Permanent Complex, Umshing – Mawkynroh
SHILLONG 793 022
Tel. no. +91-(0)364-2909035/29-9686
Fax. no. +91-(0)364-2534117


Moti Mahal Campus 2, Rana Pratap Marg
LUCKNOW 226 001
Tel. no. +91-(0)522-2616073
Fax. no. +91-(0)522-2625771

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