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Oxford University Press collaborates with Valuepoint Academy

Updated: Jan 10, 2017 20:23 IST

Bangalore [India], Jan.10 (ANI): Oxford University Press India and Valuepoint Academy today announced their collaboration to provide English language courses to students as a part of the 'Oxford Quality Programme'. This association will endeavour to improve communication skills, knowledge of English language and overall personality of students, towards improving their longer-term career prospects. Valuepoint Academy will run the 'Oxford Quality Programme' at its Bangalore and Pune centres.

Speaking about this partnership, Paras Bansal, Business Head - Higher Education, Trade and Professional Learning, Oxford University Press India said, "We are delighted to partner with Valuepoint Academy to collaboratively impart learning of English language to young career professionals. Proficiency in English is one of the accepted and identified parameters for better employment opportunities, not just in India but across several global geographies."

"OUP is well-respected for its best-in-class English Language Teaching (ELT) content, which we continually endeavour to develop and put out in several formats for benefit of learners," he added.

Rajan Sood, Managing Director of Valuepoint Academy said, "We, as an institution, are delighted to be working in collaboration with Oxford University Press. Our aim in partnering with one of the most well-respected education companies is to provide our students with the best learning material possible, right from textbook material to teaching methods. We feel that our students can gain improved learning outcome through this partnership."

For over a period of two years, Valuepoint Academy will work in collaboration with Oxford University Press to ensure the highest quality of curriculum, assessment materials and teacher training. This partnership will offer the students, enhanced learning experience and access to world class content that includeboth print based course and digital learning tools.

The partnership will also introduce a 6-month diploma course supported by the study material from Oxford University Press. The students taking this course will receive a joint certificate from Valuepoint Academy and Oxford University Press upon the course completion. (ANI)

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