Kenji Hiramatsu, Ambassador of Japan to India opens NEC Japanese Language Academy
NEC launches Japanese language classes inDelhi, aiming at techies

New Delhi,  September 20 , 2016:  NEC Technologies India (NTI)  has opened the NEC Japanese Language Academy (NJLA) as a skill-building partner for Japanese language and intercultural training. NTI aims to bring in its in-house excellence and expertise of over a decade to cultivate Japanese language skills and fulfill growing business needs between Japan and India, further aid in mutual economic growth and contribute to ‘Skill India’.
The Delhi-based academy has highly-qualified in-house native Japanese and Indian trainers who will deliver training programmes. The academy has curated six unique programmes to offer specialized training on the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT), interpretation and translation techniques, Japanese business practices and preparation for working in a Japanese company.
The NJLA is part of the NTI Academy, which was founded in 2013 and initially conceptualized to cater to internal business requirements. Since then, the academy has successfully helped over 100 candidates who are pursuing successful careers globally using their training in Japanese language and culture.
Says Ekta Sharma, head of NJLA:“This initiative is a step towards bridging skill gaps through perfect blend of academia and industry. Based on the experience of day-to-day business and know-how of in-house trainings, the NEC Japanese Language Academy (NJLA) will contribute to the growth and success of Japan originating companies.”
Leveraging on NEC’s strength as a technology leader recognized for its cutting-edge technologies, NJLA focuses on Japanese technical language for IT professionals. The programs are suited for engineers, sales and corporate executives.
The NJLA will begin enrolment from 3 October and details about the admission process can be accessed at