Hi…The main foreign languages to learn in India are Chinese, French, Japanese, Russian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Arabic and Korean.
English language also retains the number one spot as the most commonly used language among Internet users with 949 million users and as the most used language by 52.3% of websites using various content languages. English is, therefore, crucial for anyone who wants to thrive on the global stage.
Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world with a momentous number of 1 billion speakers worldwide. Mandarin is also the second most popular language among Internet users, and with sales of $714.58 billion, the country was the world’s leading e-commerce market in 2016.
Spanish is the second most commonly spoken language after Mandarin, so it’s no surprise to see it on our list. Mexico has some of the most open trade in the world.
Arabic is spoken by 295 million speakers worldwide, and it’s the official language of 28 different countries, including many of the dynamic, growing economies in the Middle East and Africa.
German – Germany is the world’s third largest contributor to research and development, making German particularly important for scientific research and placing it in the top most important scientific languages in the ‘soft sciences’, such as the health sciences, social sciences, psychology, the arts and the humanities.
Some of the best colleges for foreign languages are :School of Languages, literature and culture Studies(JNU), Jawaharlal Nehru Academy of Languages ,Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan. Hindu College(DU) , Institute for Career Studies (YMCA), Zakir Hussain College (DU)
The popular jobs available for language experts are: Foreign language teacher, Translator for private as well asgovernment organizations,
Research Associate, Interpreter, Tourist guide ,Air Hostess or Flight Steward, Hotel resource associate ,Freelance Writer, Translator, Interpreter, Public Relation Officer, Language specialists etc.