Cambridge Assessment English, a department of University of Cambridge has announced its partnership with MDN Edify Education Private Limited in New Delhi today. This joint initiative is one of the major engagements in Indian education sector which will benefit lakhs of students and teachers.
Mr. Liam Vint, Deputy Director – Global Network, Cambridge Assessment English, Italy and Mr. AK Agarwal, Director, MDN Edify Education Private Limited has signed aMoU at New Delhi today. The collaboration aims to enhance the English language skills of the students and teachers across India. Mr. TK Arunachalam, Regional Director – South Asia, Cambridge Assessment English, Mr. Manish Puri, Head of Business Development – South Asia, Cambridge Assessment English, Ms. Kavitha Jain, CEO, MDN Edify Education Private Ltd.,along with other members of Cambridge English and Edify Educationwere presentat the event.
Cambridge Assessment English is a not-for-profit department of the University of Cambridge. It exists to help people learn English and prove their skills to the world. Eachyear, Cambridge Englishprovides English language exams and tests for more than five million people in 130 countries.
MDN Edify Education Pvt Ltd., known for excellence in education, has trained 2,00,000 teachers, 30,000 principals and 4 million students across India till date. The organisation runs pre-primary, primary, secondary and higher secondary education institutes in various states of India.
At present, English is learnt as a subject and not as a skill. For an individual who is interested in acquiring language skills, not many language centersare available in India. To fill this gap, Edify Education has collaborated with Cambridge Assessment English. Edify education willidentify partners in remote areas who in turn will trainstudents in language skills and will provide support for the curriculum, methodology and training along with Cambridge Assessment English.
As a part of this collaboration, Learn English – a new Cambridge English exam center in Hyderabad was formally launched at the same event.Cambridge English exams open doors to higher education, improve employment opportunities, and increase choice of study or work for the students. With a Cambridge English Certificate, the student will be able to prove his/her English language skills to universities, employers and governments around the world.
Mr. Liam Vint, Deputy Director – Global Network, Cambridge Assessment English said, “We are excited to announce this partnership with Edify Education. We believe this collaboration will enable students and teachers through Edify campuses come and learn and have a truly global experience in learning English language.”
Mr. AK Agarwal, Director, MDN Edify Education said, “We are delighted to form an alliance with Cambridge English, an international reputed organization. Through this academic collaboration, Cambridge English and Edify Education will be able to connect both faculty and students with great upgrade in English language. Thisagreement is a major milestone in Edify’s mission to provideaccessible international language skills to everyone in India.”
About Cambridge Assessment English: Cambridge Assessment English is a not-for-profit department of the University of Cambridge. It exists to help people learn English and prove their skills to the world, and every year provides English language exams and tests for more than five million people in 130 countries. Cambridge Assessment English exams such as the BEC Business English Certificates and other Cambridge English Qualifications are widely used in Indian schools, universities and workplaces, and the organisation has recently launched Linguaskill, an accurate tool with fast results designed to help employers test language skills and candidates and employees. Cambridge Assessment English is the producer and co-owner of IELTS, along with the British Council and IDP: IELTS Australia. For more details:www.cambridgeenglish.org/in/
About MDN Edify Education Private Limited: MDN Edify Education Private Limited, an initiative of DRS Group, Hyderabad established in 2003 is engaged in education sector for last 16 years and has been offering the finest quality of education. While maintaining the highest standards of education, we have spread our wings pan India with 100+ Edify Kids and DRS Kids. In Secondary & Higher Secondary segment, with 12 schools already in operation and many more in the making, MDN Edify Education Pvt. Ltd. is rewriting the history of school education in India and abroad.For moredetails: www.edifyeducation.com