Learning Tibetan improves the knowledge of your own language. Adding Tibetan language skills to your business skills make you a more valuable an employee in the marketplace. Skills like problem solving, dealing with abstract concepts, are increased when you study Tibetan. Studying the Tibetan Language creates more positive attitudes and less prejudice toward people who are different.
How Long Does it Take to Learn Tibetan?
Tibetan is rated as a category 3 language by the Foreign Service Institute. It is considered moderately difficult for English speakers to learn and takes an average of 44 weeks (or 1100 class hours) to gain professional working proficiency.