Bangalore University is now ready for the introduction of the optional specialization in Germany and France in BEd courses from the 2015-16 academic year. This will help address the shortage of teachers of foreign languages in schools, especially in Germany KVs.
The University will place the proposed curriculum to the Board of studies, first, to follow the official presentation before the Academic Council for approval. Candidates should have exposure to language at UG level. The University seeks inputs from institutions like Max Mueller Bhavan and the Goethe-Institute to develop a training program.