On Tuesday, July 26th 2022, the International Affairs Office (IAO) of Universitas Tanjungpura held a pre-departure event for 10 Universitas Tanjungpura students receiving scholarship programs from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology in the 2022 International Credit Transfer (ICT) and Indonesian International Student Mobility Awards (IISMA).
Universitas Tanjungpura is sending 8 students from the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MIPA) to Brunei Darussalam to study for 1 semester at the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), and 2 students from the Faculty of Economics and Business who received the 2022 IISMA scholarship, Jesslyn Casella (Michigan State University, USA) and Alfan Fajar (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain).
This event focuses on sharing alumni experiences and guidance from the director of International Affairs Office UNTAN, Dr.techn. Zairin Zain about studying abroad. Discussion activities and report presentations were also carried out, with the aim of knowing the latest information and progress of the scholarship program from participants. The report of the progress was delivered by Darussalam (2022 ICT Awardee) and Jesslyn Casella (2022 IISMA Awardee).
Sharing session was also included as the alumni of 2021 ICT & IISMA were also shared their stories and experiences to their juniors. The sharing from previous ICT program was delivered by Vita Ilona Wijaya, while the sharing from previous IISMA program was delivered by Sophia Clara and Yosef Lubis. They not only shared their stories, but also provide advices and input on matters related to study abroad.
The clip of the event can be watch on our youtube channel :
So proud! Great Job.