Broaden Your Vistas, Embark on Cultural Ventures

Connecting people with culture in one of leading universities in a vibrant city of Malang

Introduction

Background

UM iCamp is part of the continued efforts of Universitas Negeri Malang to enhance global education. The program was initiated to provide overseas college students with hands-on opportunities to learn Indonesian language and experience the cultural and academic life in Indonesia.

This intensive program consists of classroom sessions, socio-cultural sessions, and field trips to cultural and historical venues. Through the sessions, international students will have opportunities to better understand the dynamic aspects of Indonesian society in the past, present, and future.

    

Overview

Indonesia begins to be the referral college to continue study in higher education in bachelor, master’s, and doctorate degrees. As one of the pioneers of ex-teacher collage in Indonesia, Universitas Negeri Malang continues to improve its quality, both in academic and non-academic. By adding elements of language and culture in every line of education, Universitas Negeri Malang strives to realize its goal to be one of the referral college nationally and internationally. This can be seen from the increasing number of international students from year to year.

With the effort to expand its wings in international level, Universitas Negeri Malang through the Office of International Affairs offers a variety of degree and non-degree programs. One of the non-degree internationalization programs that aims to introduce Indonesian culture and language is UM iCamp 2018. This program is designed to entice international students to learn Indonesian culture and language around Malang.

The introduction of Indonesian culture and language to international students. UM iCamp 2018 has a tagline of "Broaden your vistas, Embark on Cultural Ventures"

Objectives

The objectives of this program are:

  1. To introduce Indonesian cultures, especially Malang culture, to international students.
  2. To give educational service that could inspire the international students.
  3. To expand the exposure of international event in Universitas Negeri Malang.
  4. To optimize the reciprocity of international partnership initiation.
  5. To endorse the potential tourism of Malang City
  6. To promote the education quality of Indonesia, especially Universitas Negeri Malang, to international students.

Teaser from UM iCamp 2017


Source: Youtube

Programs

Cultural Studies

  1. Angklung Workshop
  2. Traditional Music Course
  3. Nusantara Traditional game workshop
  4. Shopping to Pasar Tradisional
  5. Workshop Indonesian Culinary
  6. Malang City Tour
  7. Workshop Udheng
  8. Workshop Dance Nusantara by PSTM

Cultural Trip

  1. Trip to Museum D'Topeng
  2. Trip to Selorejo Lake
  3. Trip to Bromo

Download the brochure here

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How to Apply

A. Prepare the following essays:

  1. Your motivation in applying for the program what knowledge you
    seek to gain, and how UM iCamp program would benefit from your attendance (max. 500 words).
  2. Your personal experiences in school or your community as it relates
    to the previous short essay (max. 500 words)
  3. Your your traits, uniqueness or specialities that makes you the most
    suitable candidate for the program (max. 500 words)

B. Prepare the following files:

  1. A Passport Size Photo

  2. A scan of your passport

C. Fill out the application form

D. Wait for the confirmation email that you have successfully filled the form.

Apply Now

Come and Join UM iCamp 2018

Submission Application is Extended until 28 June 2018

Announcement

Hello, UM iCamp 2018 Applicants!
Finally, what you have been waiting for is HERE. After a long and meticulous selection process*, we hereby present the Announcement of the Selected UM iCamp 2018 Participants in the PDF file bellow:
Congratulations to the selected participants! Thank you for the great enthusiasm from all the passionate applicants who have applied to our program. We are tremendously happy to receive such a huge attention.
We will inform you the next procedures as soon as possible via email. So, please kindly look forward to it.

Wish you all have a wonderful day!
Cheers!
UM iCamp 2018 Committee
*please note that the selection process fully belongs to the discretion of the Committee

Tentative Timeline

| DAY -1, 24 Agustus 2018 |
| TBA Participants Arrival |
DAY 1, 24 Agustus 2018 | DAY 2, 25 Agustus 2018 | DAY 3, 26 Agustus 2018
08.00 - 10.00 Registration and Check In | 07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast | 07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast
10.00 - 11.00 Welcoming Session and Introduction | 08.00 - 10.30 on the way to Campsite | 08.00 - 10.00 Indonesian for Beginners
11.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break | 10.30 - 12.00 Camp Distribution | 10.00 - 12.00 Batik Workshop
13.00 - 14.30 Bahasa Indonesia Introduction | 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break | 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break
14.30 - 16.00 Campus Tour | 13.00 - 16.30 Batik Workshop | 13.00 - 16.30 Nusantara Dance Workshop
16.00 - 18.00 Preparation | 17.00 - 19.00 Sports and Leisure Actvities | 16.30 - 18.00 Lampion Workshop
18.00 - 21.00 Welcoming Gala Dinner | 19.00 - 21.00 Dinner | 18.00 - 20.00 Dinner
21.00 - 00.00 Rest | 21.00 - 00.00 Rest | 20.00 - 22.00 Campfire
| | 22.00 - 00.00 Rest
DAY 4, 27 August 2018 | DAY 5, 28 Agustus 2018 | DAY 6, 29 Agustus 2018
07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast | 07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast | 07.00 - 09.00 Breakfast
08.00 - 09.00 Check out from Campsite | 08.00 - 12.00 Bersih Desa | 09.00 - 12.00 Check out and On the way to Batu
09.00 - 11.00 On The Way to Ngantang Mulyorejo | 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break | 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break
11.00 - 12.00 Lunch Break | 13.00 - 18.00 Rafting | 13.00 - 16.00 Indonesian Heritage Museum Visit
13.00 - 18.00 Sports and Leisure Activities | 18.00 - 20.00 Dinner Time | 16.00 - 18.00 On The Way to Malang
18.00 - 19.30 Dinner | 20.00 - 22.00 Leisure | 19.00 - 21.00 Dinner
19.30 - 20.30 On the way to Homestay | 22.00 - 00.00 Rest | 21.00 - 23.00 Rest
20.30 - 21.30 Homestay Check in | | 23.00 - 00.00 Bromo Trip
21.30 - 24.00 Rest | |
DAY 7, 30 Agustus 2018 | DAY 8, 31 Agustus 2018 | DAY 9, 1 September 2018
07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast | 07.00 - 08.00 Breakfast | 07.00 - 15.00 Departure
07.00 - 13.00 Bromo Trip | 08.00 - 09.00 On the way to Campus |
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break | 09.00 - 10.30 Udeng Workshop |
13.00 - 15.00 On the way to Hotel | 10.30 - 12.00 Nusantara Dance Workshop 2 |
15.00 - 18.00 Cek In Ubud Hotel | 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break |
18.00 - 20.00 Dinner | 13.00 - 15.00 Free Time |
20.00 - 22.00 Malam keakraban | 15.00 - 18.00 Preparation to Closing Ceremony |
22.00 - 00.00 Rest | 18.00 - 19.00 Dinner |
| 19.00 - 22.00 Closing Ceremony |
| 22.00 - 22.30 Back to Hotel |
| 22.30 - 00.00 Rest |

What our previous participant say

Very Satisfactory

I would like to appreciate to International Office especially the L.O. There excelent work by the L.O.s

Satisfactory

I love the LOs so much they are really hospitable