Hyderabad, May 13, 2019: GITAM is one of the best deemed-to-be University in the state of Telangana. With reaching the epitome of success, the Department of English, School of Technology will be organizing a two-day National Conference on ‘Negotiating Spaces: English Literature and Language Teaching’. The event will take place on August 29 - 30, 2019 on the campus.

GITAM Hyderabad

The conference is in association with the English Language Teachers’ Association of India (ELT@I). Prof. N. Siva Prasad, Pro Vice-Chancellor of GITAM released the details about the event recently.

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GITAM Conference: Goals and Purpose

The main intention of the national conference is to provide a true platform to explore and fill the void created textually and contextually. The event will provide an opportunity for academicians, researchers, and students to discuss, deliberate and share their knowledge and experiences related to teaching and learning.

The participants can present their research papers at the event. The acceptable topics for the paper(s) are listed below:

  • Diaspora Writing

  • Blended Learning

  • Literature and Film

  • Language Education

  • Continuing Education

  • Popular Literature

  • Engineering Education

  • Drama and Theatre

  • Folk Studies

  • Poetry

  • Translations

  • Curriculum

  • Pedagogy

  • Professional Development

Important Points for Research Papers:

  • An abstract of about 250 words
  • Font style: Times New Roman
  • Font size: 12 with double spacing

Registration fee for the workshop

Given below is the application fee that needs to be paid at the time of registration.

Types Rupee (INR) ELT@I Members (INR) Foreign Participants
Research Scholar/ Students 1000 800 25$
Academician/ Professionals/ Faculty 2000 1600 50$
Spot Registrations 2500 2000 75$
  • Registration fee includes conference kit, lunch, tea, and snacks during conference days.
  • No travel allowance will be provided to the selected participants.
  • On prior information, accommodation will be provided @INR 350/- per day.
Mode of Payment
E-Transfer to A/c No: 6475648877, Indian Bank, GITAM University Campus, IFS Code: IDIB000G096 or Demand Draft drawn in the favor of “ENGLISH DEPT. GST. HYD”, GITAM, Hyderabad.

Registration Procedure for the conference:

Participants are required to send an abstract of their work to engspace.gitamhyd@gmail.com on or before June 30, 2019. Only original full papers are to be submitted before July 30, 2019. The best two papers among all will be published in The ELT Practitioner and other selected papers will be published in a book with ISBN.

For registration, paper presentation and other details, contact:
Dr. T. Joseph R.Jayakar (70932 95762)
Dr. N.Prasanna Lakshmi (94933 91244)