Indonesia Corner, ASEAN Studies Center, Prince Songkla University

Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) contributes to create programs under Indonesian Corner in ASEAN Studies Center in Prince of Songkla Univerity (PSU), Thailand. This hub has function to orient PSU academia about Indonesian contemporary culture as well as an extension of the longing partnership between two universities. UNAIR supports this corner by sending several books written by UNAIR’s lecturers and varied themes ranging from natural sciences to social sciences to be displayed. To further promote Indonesian culture, UNAIR has also initiated to introduce Bahasa Indonesia learning through conducting Bahasa Indonesia for Foreign Speakers (BIPA) courses. This course consists of two different levels namely Basic and Intermediate targeting PSU academia. The instructors for the BIPA course are UNAIR lecturers which expertise in BIPA teaching as well as years of experience in teaching BIPA course to international students in UNAIR. Both universities look forward to expanding the collaboration in other potential activities such as info sessions and guest lecturers that had been conducted by several lecturers in PSU, Thailand.