Student Support Staff
Our #StudentSupport staff work round the clock to ensure, that each student has a hassle-free learning experience at DA.
Mrs. Uma Apte
Uma Apte, our founder, started DA with the vision of creating a positive space for students to come and learn the language and culture through activity-based courses.
Uma Apte has 25 years of experience in German teaching. Recipient of esteemed scholarships for teacher’s training in Berlin and München, she is the former West Zone head for IndaF (Indo-German Teachers’ Association).
She also has an experience in arranging study tours to Europe. She is a teacher by heart and loves to spend time and interact with the students. She is the founder, director of the institute and also takes care personally of teachers training.
Today, she works with our Lernbegleitern (Learning-Companions) Team to develop new courses, learning material and deliver quality German education to students.
Uma mam is also actively involved in DACC, or Deutsch Activ Culture Club and conducts various seminars, workshops, webinars with her team for cultural integration and cultural training.
She also consults various schools, colleges and educational institutions and helps them set-up German learning departments.