Sungkyunkwan University – Collaborative E-Lecture Program

SKKU_PROGRAM EVALUATION_2018

The E-Class will be conducted in English through video conference between the Graduate School of Governance Sungkyunkwan University and Faculty of Social and Political Sciences Universitas Gadjah Mada. It is open for undergraduate and graduate students from all departments in Fisipol UGM. Students could register themselves through Palawa system (KRS). In the end of the semester, the participants will get a certificate and the best ones will be selected to join a fully funded summer course program in South Korea.

Course  Name    : Program Evaluation

Course Code      :

  • Undergraduate Program : SPA232INT (Understanding Korean Social Welfare and Social Policy)
  • Graduate Program   : SPA6235 (E-lecture)

Credits                  : 3

Lecturer(s)          : Minhyo Cho, Ph.D., Prof. Dr. Agus Pramusinto, MDA, Dr. Bevaola Kusumasari, M.Si.

Schedule             : Tuesday, 12.00 – 14.00

Classroom           : Multimedia Room 307, Magister of Public Administration (MAP), Faculty of Social and Political Sciences UGM, 3rd floor of Sekip Building

Course Description :

Program evaluation is a critical component in designing and operating effective programs. This course serves as an introduction to evaluation methodology and to the evaluation tools commonly used to assess the effectiveness of a wide variety of programs and policies. There is no specific policy or sector focus – the evaluation tools learned in this class can be used in all policy areas and by the public (government) and private (foundation and other) funders as well as by public and private sector program managers. You will become familiar with the concepts, methods, and applications of evaluation research; learn how to read evaluation research critically; understand how to use evaluation results to anticipate or improve program performance; and be able to propose an appropriate evaluation plan to assess the implementation and effectiveness of a program.

Read more about the course description and the class syllabus at ugm.id/progev

Interested students can register through the Palawa system (KRS) no later than 1 February 2018. Limited seats available!

 

Contact Person:

Clarina Dewi N (SMS/WA: 081 249 7000 36)

Global Engagement Office Fisipol UGM BA 112 (LINE@ OA: @geofisipolugm)

[Japan] Tohoku University – Siebold Program 2018

tohoku

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

The Siebold Program at Tohoku University in the city of Sendai offers a unique opportunity for undergraduate students interested in Japan to take classes and conduct research while experiencing life in Japan. Set in a regional capital pairing the convenience and excitement of a modern urban locale with celebrated natural beauty, the program offers access to the resources of a major national university to provide academic training and an overseas experience unequalled anywhere in the world.

Currently in its second year, the Siebold Program has welcomed more than 20 exchange scholars from its affiliated universities in Europe and Asia to study subjects in the humanities and social sciences at Tohoku University’s Faculty of Arts and Letters. Along with academic and language training, participants enjoy social outings, field trips to historical and other sites, and dedicated spaces for conversation and exchange with Japanese students. The Siebold Program provides both a comprehensive grounding in academic techniques and a guided immersion in Japanese society with the goal of producing the next generation of Japanese scholars and researchers.

For further information, please go to: https://www.sal.tohoku.ac.jp/siebold/#top_con

 

 

COURSE OFFERED

https://www.sal.tohoku.ac.jp/siebold/program/index.html

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

•  Study Plan

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  Japan language proficiency

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, OIA will send your application to Tohoku University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Tohoku University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than February 5, 2018.

[News] Taiwan Higher Education Fair Yogyakarta 2018

Universitas Gadjah Mada bekerja sama dengan Taiwan Education Center Indonesia akan menyelenggarakan pameran pendidikan Taiwan Higher Education Fair Yogyakarta 2018 yang akan dibuka untuk umum dan diikuti oleh 20 universitas terkemuka di Taiwan. Kegiatan ini bertujuan untuk mempromosikan pendidikan bagi mahasiswa yang berniat untuk melanjutkan pendidikan di Taiwan. Selain itu, kegiatan ini diharapkan dapat memberikan pemahaman yang mendalam terkait sistem pendidikan di Taiwan. Kegiatan akan diselenggarakan pada:

hari, tanggal: Rabu, 7 Februari 2018
waktu: 09.00 – 17.00 WIB
lokasi: Ruang Bulaksumur, University Club Hotel, Bulaksumur, Depok, Sleman, Yogyakarta

Untuk informasi lebih lanjut, hubungi oia@ugm.ac.id

[Japan] Kyoto University – Exchange Program 2018

kyoto

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

Kyoto University is a comprehensive research university with a student body comprising ambitious young people from diverse cultural backgrounds who are pursuing studies in a wide variety of fields. The university’s overall enrollment of 23,000 students includes approximately 2,000 international students from around 100 countries and regions throughout the world. Sharing your ideas and aspirations with this diverse group of fellow students will greatly enrich your academic progress and your student life.

For further information please visit(1)_A_Guide_to_Exchange_Programs_at_Kyoto_University

 


Kyoto University International Education Program (KUINEP)

Kyoto University International Education Program (KUINEP) provides undergraduate level lectures in English to our partner university students as well as Kyoto University students. The program is open only to undergraduate students. (Their status at Kyoto University is “Special Auditor”.) KUINEP students are required to take at least six courses each semester mainly from KUINEP courses (Liberal Arts and Sciences courses) taught in English and from courses offered by Faculties with the lecturer’s permission.
KUINEP Academic Calendar
Spring Semester (1st Semester): April 1 to September 30
Please see the information sheet to know the offered course: https://simpan.ugm.ac.id/s/y8ASNB8RffPpsbD

 


Kyoto University General Exchange Program (GE)

This is the program in which students take ordinary courses taught in Japanese. Students are affiliated to one of undergraduate faculties or graduate schools (Special Auditor). For graduate students, there is another option to deepen their own research under the instruction of academic supervisors without taking any courses lectured in classrooms. Japanese proficiency is not required if supervisor can guide the student by any other language (Special Research student). As for undergraduate level of this program, all students are to take regular courses in their faculty which are given in Japanese. Therefore undergraduate students in this program must have sufficient Japanese language proficiency. Because details on application information vary among faculty/graduate school, applicants for general exchange program must complete “Step 1” weeks before application deadline
Academic Calendar
Fall Semester(2ndSemester): October 1 to March 31 in the following year
Spring Semester(1stSemester): April 1 to September 30
Note: Some courses start in April and end in September or March while others start in Octoberand end in March.No course starts inOctober and end in September. Maximum study period is one year.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Before you apply, please read carefully the submission checklist: (6)_Submission_Checklist

•  Application Package (3)_Form_1-1_1-2_Letters_of_Recommendation

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  Official academic transcript

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, please refer to: (5)_Portrait_Photo_Requirement)

• JASSO Scholarship Form (4)_Form_for_JASSO_Scholarship

•  For KUINEP: English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0 and over level of English proficiency is desirable)

•  For GE: English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0 and over level of English proficiency is desirable) AND Japanese language proficiency  (Min. JLPT N1 or above)

SCHOLARSHIP

JASSO Scholarship (monthly stipend of 80,000 yen)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue online application through website.

4) FINAL decision from Kyoto University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than January 26, 2018.

[Japan] Saitama University – Japanese Studies Summer Program 2018

saitama

[This program is self-funded]

This 4-week intensive Japanese Studies Program provides international undergraduate students who have an interest in Japanese culture, a good opportunity to study various aspects of Japan — traditional, modern and contemporary. You can choose from weekday courses which may be of interest to you, as well as the chance to go on weekend excursions in and around the Saitama/Tokyo area. All classes will be conducted in English, and an introductory Japanese language class will also be available for those who wish to start leaning this interesting and unique language.

Program Brochure: https://simpan.ugm.ac.id/s/OwuHLT5Crabk0Mu

 

DATE

June 11 (Mon) – July 6 (Fri), 2018 (4-week program)
◆ Each course is 1 credit / 12 hours or 2 credits / 24 hours.
◆ All students are recommended to take a minimum of 2 courses from the following list.

 

COURSE OFFERED

1.History of Traditional Japan through Film (2 credits)
2.Contemporary Visual Art and Design in Asia and Japan (2 credits)
3.Japanese Material Culture (2 credits)
4.Global Agenda and International Development in the Japanese Perspective (1 credit)
5.Economic Policies in Japan (1 credit)
6.Japanese Language class for absolute Beginners (the first half of A1 of CEFR) or Beginners(A1 of CEFR) (1 credit)
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
◆ Minimum English test scores required :
TOEFL PBT 550; TOEFL iBT 79; IELTS 6.0 (Non-native speakers of English only)

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

•  Application Form  ApplicationForm 2018(Saitama University)

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL – ITP 550; TOEFL iBT 79; IELTS 6.0 (Non-native speakers of English only)

 

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, OIA will send your application to Saitama University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Saitama University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than February 5, 2017.

[Belgium] KU Leuven – VLIR-ICP Master Scholarships 2018

ku leuven

Applications are invited for the newly open call i.e. VLIR-ICP Master Scholarships at Katholieke University Leuven in Belgium

 

The call is open for the Indonesian students for 2018-2019 academic years.

 

The deadline of the scholarship is February 1, 2018.

Students can get more information through the given link:
ICP Master Scholarships at Katholieke University Leuven in Belgium

 

More scholarships are available for Indonesian Students

 

VLIR-UOS only provides full scholarships for the total duration of the training or Master programme. It is not possible to apply for a partial scholarship.

[Japan] Waseda University – GSAPS Scholarship 2018

waseda

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

Waseda University Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies International Relations Program was selected for the International Priority Graduate Program (PGP) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT).

The PGP program, which was created by MEXT to support programs which have international appeal to foreign students, provides priority allocation for government financed foreign students.

Students should apply for the scholarship to GSAPS. GSAPS selects students and recommend them to the Japanese Government. The Program will continue from 2018 to 2020. A detailed outline of the selected program and the application procedure are as follows.

Program “Human Development Program for Promoting Economic Partnership Between Japan and Asia”
Number of Students Approx. 6 for MA program and 1 for PhD program
Application Period January 29 (Monday) – February 7 (Wednesday), 2018 (Deadline)
  • Applicants’ basic information must be filled out through the Web Registration Formduring the Web Registration period (January 22 (Monday) – February 7 (Wednesday)).
  • Screening fee must be paid within the designated application period written below.
    January 22 (Monday) – February 7 (Wednesday), 2018.
    However, applicants may have the screening fee waived in some cases. For more details, please refer to page 14 – 21 of the 2018 GSAPS Application Guide.

Application Guide for Scholarship Admissions

Program brochure: https://waseda.app.box.com/v/gsaps-flyer

Application Guide for AY2018 “Human Development Program for Promoting Economic Partnership Between Japan and Asia”

MEXT’s designated forms

Scholarship application form for the Japanese government(MEXT)

Research plan for the Japanese government(MEXT)

MEXT’s URL (in Japanese only) : http://www.mext.go.jp/a_menu/koutou/ryugaku/1399511.htm

Waseda GSAPS’s Application Guide & designated forms

Scholarship Application Form Prior to Matriculation for September 2018 Admissions (MEXT)

Please send your complete application documents to:

Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies (GSAPS), WASEDA University
Nishi-Waseda Building 7F 1-21-1
Nishi-Waseda, Shinjuku-Ku Tokyo 169-0051, JAPAN
Attn: Admissions Office (Scholarships Prior to Matriculation)

2.Embassy Nomination

An embassy recommended, government sponsored international student is a student who applies to receive a government scholarship through the Japanese embassy or consulate in their home country. Please refer to CIE (Center of International Education, Waseda University) Website.

Students should apply for the scholarship at the Japanese embassy or consulate. The Embassy or consulate select students through document screening, examination and interviews. Please contact the Japanese embassy or consulate for further details.

[Link for the Japanese embassy or consulate (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) ] http://www.mofa.go.jp/about/emb_cons/mofaserv.html

*There is the government sponsored scholarship for private financed international students who are enrolled as regular degree-seeking students at Waseda University. Also there is government sponsored scholarship for studying-abroad international students who come from universities that currently have an academic exchange agreement with Waseda University. Please refer to FAQ for MEXT Scholarship.

3.Domestic Selection

This is the government sponsored scholarship for private financed international students who are enrolled as regular degree-seeking students at Waseda University. Please refer to FAQ for MEXT Scholarship. This scholarship will apply only AFTER matriculation.

[Japan] Osaka University – Fall Exchange Program 2018

osaka

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

We are pleased to announce that Osaka University is inviting applications for Osaka University Exchange Program for 2018. We are accepting a few full-time undergraduate and/or graduate students from your institution under the student exchange agreement between Osaka University and your institution.

Osaka University Fact Sheet (A) OsakaU_Factsheet_2018-19

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Before you apply, please read carefully the application guide:  (C) Application Guide for Students_2018 Fall

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL – ITP=530, iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0)

•  Japanese Language proficiency (*if any)

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue online application through website.

4) FINAL decision from Osaka University.

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than February 9, 2018.

[France] SciencesPo – Summer School 2018

sciences po

[This program is self-funded]

The Sciences Po Summer School is pleased to announce the courses for its 2018 University Programme!

In the French language track, students take classes at one of six levels adapted to their knowledge of the French language.  In the social sciences track, students choose one core class for intensive study. In 2017, the Summer School will offer several new courses, in addition to the most popular courses from past years.

New social sciences courses for Summer 2017 include:
  • Public Economics – Emeric Henry
  • World Politics – Hélène Thiollet
  • Human Rights & Global Development – Jeremy Perelman
  • More new classes to be announced shortly.

For further information, please visithttp://www.sciencespo.fr/summer/content/university-programme-overview

 

 

COURSE OFFERED

http://www.sciencespo.fr/summer/sites/sciencespo.fr.summer/files/University%20Programme_2018%20Academic%20Overview.pdf?utm_source=Summer+School+Newsletter+-+Academic+Partners&utm_campaign=188bc5f738-Newsletter_University_Partners-20171214&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d0a718e060-188bc5f738-287632925

 

 

DATES

Session 1: June 2018

Session 2: July 208

 

FEES

One Session: 2400 euro (all-in)

Two session: 4000 euro (all-in)

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Application will open in 8 January 2018. Therefore you can go to http://www.sciencespo.fr/summer/content/how-apply for application information.

[Japan] University of Tokyo – Sato Yo International Scholarship for Exchange Students in September 2018

tokyo scholarship

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) accepts exchange students from partner universities with which the University has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding concerning student exchange. Exchange students can choose between the Type G and Type U programs.

The Type G program is designed for graduate students. Type G participants will belong to one of the Graduate Schools which they applied for and be able to take various courses or conduct research under the guidance of faculty members.

The Type U program is designed for undergraduate students to take various courses given in English and/or Japanese in the various Faculties in accordance with their English and/or Japanese language proficiency.

For further information, please go to: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/academics/ustep-overview.html or http://oia.ugm.ac.id/japan-university-of-tokyo-university-wide-student-exchange-program-ustep-2018/

 

SCHOLARSHIP

Sato Yo International Scholarship Foundation (SISF)
JPY 100.000/Month, roundtrip air tickets, JPY 50,000 for Lump-sum exchange grant and one-way ground transportation expense from the arrival airport to the nearest station to accommodation. SISF Scholarship applied transfer credit system, so you must consult with your academic supervisor in your faculty before you submit in OIA.
*) please follow the instruction to apply the scholarship, they may have different terms and conditions.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

—— USTEP Type G ——

Program description:http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/academics/ustep-type-g.html

List of graduate schools:http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/academics/graduate_schools.html

Course Catalogue: http://catalog.he.u-tokyo.ac.jp/g-index

Date: April to August / April to March / September to March / September to August

For complete information, please refer to:https://simpan.ugm.ac.id/s/G8xMSnkJC72cpoP

Required Documents:

•  Application Form 400047213

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Essay 2_Essay format written by applicant

•  Letter of Enrollment from faculty 3_Certificate of enrollment written by Home university

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor 400047215

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  Official academic transcript

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (3 pcs, Taken within the last 6 months, Full color; clear, sharp and in focus with minimum reflective light on face, Taken on plain, light and evenly lit background, Head straight at the camera without anything covering the face, Without hats or caps, File size: Less than 2MB)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL iBT 90 or IELTS 6.5 or CAE)

•  Japanese language proficiency (if any, Min. JLPT N1)

•  Graduate Schools may require further documents in addition to the above application documents. (e.g.screenshot of e-mail correspondence between the exchange student and a supervisor of UTokyo) See Prerequisites for USTEP Type G Applicants http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/content/400032478.pdf

*) All documents must be in English or Japanese

*) Do not forget to submit transcript from your bachelor’s degree program

—— USTEP Type U ——

Program description:http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/academics/ustep-type-u.html

Course Catalogue:http://catalog.he.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ug-index?usep=true

Date: April to August / April to March / September to March / September to August

Required Documents

•  Application Form 400047216

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Essay Essay format written by applicant

•  Letter of Enrollment from faculty 3_Certificate of enrollment written by Home university

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor 400047215

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  Official academic transcript

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (3 pcs, Taken within the last 6 months, Full color; clear, sharp and in focus with minimum reflective light on face, Taken on plain, light and evenly lit background, Head straight at the camera without anything covering the face, Without hats or caps, File size: Less than 2MB)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL iBT 90 or IELTS 6.5 or CAE)

•  Japanese language proficiency (if any, Min. JLPT N1)

*) All documents must be in English or Japanese

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue online application through website.

4) FINAL decision from University of Tokyo.

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than February 8, 2017.