“They will participate in a credit transfer, one-semester lecture in English Education Study Program, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education; and Accounting Study Program, Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB),” said Yansen, Ph.D, after welcoming the presence of students from UBB Cambodia.
The four UBB Cambodia students were welcomed in UPT KSLI UNIB office by the Coordinator of English Education Study Program, Gita Mutiara Hati, SPd, M.Pd, the Secretary of Accounting Department, Abdullah, SE, M.Sc, Ak, and Supervisor of Subdivision and staff of UPT KSLI as well as a number of Volunteers.
Yansen explained, the four UBB Cambodia students are Meyly Seang and Muyleang Chou who would study in English Education Study Program. Then, Canruoth Chou and Vimean Phal will study at the Accounting Study Program.
“We wish all the best for them ! Hope you guys enjoy your stay in Bengkulu !” said Yansen to thema.
It is hoped that the arrival of foreign students will strengthen the implementation of international classes in several study programs at UNIB. At present, the pioneer of international classes has been carried out in Accounting, Management and Economics Development Study Program, Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB). Class activities use English. Similar activities are also being prepared and other study programs will be carried out.
Yansen said, besides the four students from Cambodia, currently one student from Gifu University – Japan is conducting a research program in the Department of Chemistry, FMIPA. Then, in early September, two students from Thailand will also carry out a two-week exchange program at the Chemistry Department.
The implementation of student mobility program will also continue at the end of September. 12 students from Faculty of Teacher Training and Education of UNIB will carry out teaching internship in the Philippines, Thailand and Cambodia. Further, there are two other students, each from Management Study Programs and from Information Systems Study Program, who will carry out an internship for three weeks at the University of New England – Australia.
“In total, this year as many as 70 students apply various exchange programs and study at universities in UNIB’s cooperation network abroad. This activity is supported by various fund schemes, such as university assistance, faculty assistance and independent schemes, “Yansen explained.[Hms1/eve].