Friday on March 21st, 2017, Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) received delegation visit from ASEAN University Network Disability and Public Policy Network (AUN-DPPnet). AUN-DPPnet were represented by Professor Dr. Yahaya Ahmad as the Director and Mr. Ferozan Ahmad as Project Officer. UNAIR representatives were Professor Djoko Santoso as the Vice Rector I, Dian Ekowati, Ph.D as the Head of IOP, and Vice Dean III of all faculties.
Since UNAIR becomes the first university in AUN-DPPnet’s ASEAN tour list, the agenda is to introduce AUN-DPPnet in which the mission is to contribute to human resource development in ASEAN by building a cadre of disability policy leaders. This network which was established on June 2016 will assist disability policy future leaders with some programs particularly in pursuing education in the field of public policy.
In this visit, The Director of AUN-DPPnet also intended to gain information regarding Master in Public Policy, MSc in Educational Psychology, and other courses related to AUN-DPPnet program. Thus, in the last session of the meeting, Professor Dr. Yahya Ahmad expected UNAIR, as part of AUN, fully support this program. In response to it, Professor Djoko Santoso promised that UNAIR will be strategic partner of AUN-DPPnet and ready to accommodate the disabled bright future leaders to study at UNAIR. For further information about ANN-DPPnet, please check it through this link: https://aun-dpp.um.edu.my
On Tuesday (18/4/2017) Ms. Ima from IFI, or Institut Français d'Indonésie, had a presentation at Perpustakaan Kampus B Universitas Airlangga. UNAIR students varied from various faculties received information about DELF and DALF, which is the French language proficiency. For aboout an hour session, the speaker also shared the basic knowledge of French, including the alphabet and the pronounciation of some vocabularies, and the information of IFI which include courses, facilities and cultural activities. To get more information regarding IFI, please visit their website here.
Last Friday, April 7th, 2017, The Administrator Staff for International Program (Outbound Mobility) IOP-UNAIR, Ms. Astria Okta Herdiani, has participated at International Day held by HIMA HI-UNAIR as a guest speaker.
On Thursday, 6th April 2017 representatives from Office of International Affairs-Hanyang University, Ms. Jinnie Yoon and Ms. Suzie Oh had a presentation at Universitas Airlangga. There are about 80 students from various faculties attended this event to gain information about summer program and winter program offered by Hanyang University. Since 2016, UNAIR and Hanyang University have already established a partnership, in which UNAIR's students will get shcolarship for joining this program. Moreover, Hanyang University also offers a short course to learn Korean Language. Click this link to get more information about this program Hanyang Summer School 2017
On March 22-24, 2017, delegations form Universitas Airlangga, Prof. Ni Nyoman Tri Puspaningsih M.Si; Director of Academic Affairs, Dr. Santi Martini; Vice Dean-Faculty of Public Health, Irfan Wahyudi, Ph.D; Coordinator for International Program IOP, Dewi Sartika, M.Ed; Coordinator for International Program Development-Directorate of Academic Affairs participated in EURIE 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The delegations met with over 2.500 attendees from 53 countries who value internationalization and sustainable professional development. Delegations from UNAIR had an opportunity to generate new partnerships with other participants and to discuss current challenges facing higher education.