Lakshmibai College, Delhi University (DU) plans to start two diploma courses in Chinese and Japanese languages in July.
The college has already running certificate courses in Chinese and Japanese Language, which will remain on offer in year one of the undergraduate programme. The fee of the course is Rs 17,000. The college can admit 30 students to each class.
"By seeing interest of students towards languages, the college decided to teach them at the diploma level as well. With an increasing demand for foreign languages in the job market, it is important for students to know foreign languages. Students at our college may choose to do a certificate or diploma, as per their requirements," said Pratush Vatsala, college principal, as reported by TOI.