International Programs

A. ABOUT INTERNATIONAL CLASSES IN FCS UB

 
  • International Program in the Faculty of Cultural Studies Universitas Brawijaya (FCS UB) is offered to students of Study Program of English, Japanese Literature Study Program, and Chinese Literature Study Program through a Double/ Joint degree program and Single degree plus a credit transfer scheme and credit earnings with overseas partner universities to facilitate students in gaining learning and interacting experience at the international level. As one of the graduation requirements, international program students must attend the Overseas Academic Program (OAP). Therefore, in this program, the students:
    • are supported by the collaboration between FCS UB and overseas partner universities,
    • are taught by native speaker lecturers/ overseas graduate lecturers/ lecturers with international experience
    • get tutorial assistance for all language skills courses since the 1stsemester
    • become proficient in foreign language competencies measured by standardized tests in the form of TOEFL/ IELTS (Study Program of English), JLPT (Japanese Literature Study Program), and HSK (Chinese Literature Study Program).

B. STUDY PROGRAMS HOLDING INTERNATIONAL CLASSES IN FCS UB

Bachelor’s degree of Chinese Literature
Bachelor’s degree of Japanese Literature
Bachelor’s degree of English Literature

C. OVERSEAS ACADEMIC PROGRAM/OAP

Double Degree Program

Students get two diplomas (Universitas Brawijaya and partner universities abroad)

Implementation of Double Degree Programs:

  • Scheme 2 + 2:

2 years in UB (Semester 1-4) + 2 years abroad (Semester 5 – 8)

  • Scheme 3 + 1:

3 years in UB (Semester 1-5 + 8) + 1 year abroad (Semester 6-7)

Single Degree Plus Program

Students achieve a degree from Universitas Brawijaya while gaining international experience through the choice of program scheme:

  • Short (Summer/ winter) courses
    • lectures in regular classes
    • activities to increase cross-cultural understanding of competence (intercultural competence)
    • library research activities
    • capacity building or IT usage in learning
    • internship/ company visit/ voluntary work in campus/ company/ community abroad
    • case study/ collaboration (with students in partner university) program/ work
    • interaction with Social Association/ Indonesian Students abroad
    • Indonesian Culture Presentation in Partner Universities
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  • Study Abroad
    • regular classes in foreign college partners abroad
    • fees are adjusted to the provisions of partner universities or by scholarship financing
  • Exchange Program
    • regular classes at partner universities
    • fees are adjusted to the provisions in the MoU
  • Community Service Program (Internship/Thematic)
    • through Internship Program on companies abroad
    • through Overseas Academic Program with internship activities on companies abroad
    • abroad internship activities recognized by FCS UB (e.g. AIESEC Global Volunteer Program, etc.)

Types of Activities for International Class Programs in Overseas Study Programs

Study ProgramOAPUniversity/ InstitutionDurationLanguage Requirement
Japanese LiteratureStudy AbroadMonkasho, JapanOne yearN3
Hiroshima University, JapanMin One yearN3
Summer/Winter ProgramHiroshima University, JapanMin 2 weeksN4
Prefectural University of Kumamoto, JapanMin 2 weeksN4
Kochi University, JapanMin 2 weeksN4
Exchange ProgramKochi University, JapanMin 1 semesterN4
InternshipAll Casting, JapanMin 2 monthsN3
Chinese LiteratureDouble/Joint DegreeChangzhou Institute of Technology (CIT), China2 yearsHSK 5
Study AbroadSichuan International Studies University (SISU), ChinaMin 6 monthsHSK 4
Guangxi Normal University (GXNU), ChinaMin 6 monthsHSK 4
Summer/Winter CourseGXNUMin 2 weeksHSK 3
English LiteratureDouble DegreeUniversity of CanberraOne yearIELTS 6
Study AbroadUniversity of QueenslandMin one semesterIELTS 6
University MalayaMin one semesterIELTS 6
Short CourseUniversity of Southern QueenslandMin one monthIELTS 5

TOEFL 500

InternshipUniversity of Southern QueenslandMin one monthIELTS 5

TOEFL 500

D. FOREIGN LANGUAGE COMPETENCIES TARGET

It is important to pay attention that a foreign language proficiency test must be carried out by international class students to achieve the required values for academic activities such as Internship, Thesis, OAP.

Study ProgramProgram/TargetTestMinimal Score
Japanese Literature6th SemesterJLPTN3
Thesis examinationJLPTN3 / 130
Chinese Literature4th SemesterHSK4 (SISU 5)
English Literature4th SemesterTOEFL ITP500
IELTSBand 5
GraduateTOEFL ITP550
IELTSBand 6.5

E. PARTNER UNIVERSITIES ABROAD

  1. University of Southern Queensland Australia
  2. The University of Queensland Australia
  3. Hiroshima University
  4. Prefectural University of Kumamoto Jepang
  5. Changzou Institute of Technology (CIT) Cina
  6. Guangxi Normal University (GXNU) Cina
  7. Sichuan International Studies University (SISU) Cina
  8. Universiti Malaya, Malaysia

F. EXPERIENCES OF INTERNATIONAL CLASS STUDENTS