Faculty of Cultural Studies

Universitas Brawijaya

Shizuoka University, Japan Visited FCS-UB

09-Mar-2018 admin Warta FIB


On Wednesday (7/3/2018), Faculty of Cultural Studies (FCS) Universitas Brawijaya (UB) received a visit from Shizuoka University, Japan. The representatives, Prof. Kotani Junko and Prof. Yokohama Tatsuya, were welcomed by the Dean, the Head of Language and Literature Department, the Head and a lecturer of Japanese Literature Study Program, and the Head of PSIK FCS-UB.

The first thing they delivered was Shizuoka University’s profile. After introducing their university, they asked more about FCS-UB. After the introduction, both parties were interested to establish cooperation in the field of academic in the form of student exchange, exchange of faculty members, and joint publication in which the lecturers from both parties can do research and create a joint journal.

Furthermore, both professors asked a lot of things about Indonesian culture such as the courtesy in Indonesia, the rules in college, and the housing system in UB as parts of the  initiation of the cooperation. Then, they also met two students from Hiroshima University who were holding internship program at FCS-UB as evidence that the implementation of cooperation in FCS-UB with other universities abroad was done well. [DT/MSH/PSIK FIB]