Academic Word List

A Project for Teaching and Learning Academic English Vocabulary

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Last updateFri, 05 Sep 2014 10am

About Authors

Mr. Amit Hiray is an Assistant Professor of English at the MIT Academy of Engineering, Alandi (D), Pune. He is also a PhD research scholar at the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. His broad area of research is Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) – Web applications for teaching and learning ESL (English as a Second Language).


Dr. Milind Malshe is a Professor of English in the Department of Humanities & Social Sciences at the Indian Institute of technology (IIT), Mumbai, India. He has published extensively in English and Marathi on Critical Theory, Semiotics, Aesthetics and Linguistics, Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and English Language Teaching (ELT). His book in Marathi on ‘Modern Linguistics’ has won the Maharashtra Government State Award. He has also authored the critically acclaimed book in English 'Aesthetics of Literary Classification'.


About AWL

The AWL is the most recent and widely referred word list for teaching and learning academic vocabulary. The AWL was developed by Averil Coxhead from the Victoria University of Wellington,


Contact us

  • Add: Prof. Amit Hiray
    Assistant Professor
    MIT Academy of Engineering,
    Alandi (D) Pune – 412 105
  • Tel: +91-9923083701