Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia
UBAYA Online Summer Program, September 20-25, 2021
During the Covid-19 pandemic, Ubaya has organized Online Summer Programs. It was specially implemented to provide a better understanding of the Covid-19 pandemic and to provide an atmosphere of learning and new experiences for foreign students who want to get to know the Indonesian arts and culture and not to forget specific scientific knowledge.
Ubaya is committed to always doing something innovative to enable students to learn without having to be physically present on campus. The university once again proves its innovation through its mobility without movement learning method. It is proven by the implementation of the 1st Ubaya Online Summer Program on 20-25 September 2020, titled “All You Need to Know About Covid-19” via Zoom application. For five days, 140 participants from 10 countries of the Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, India, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Bangladesh, Iran, and Timor Leste, learn about various perspectives of Covid-19 ranging from medical, scientific knowledge, psychological, and economic impact. Not to forget, to introduce Indonesia, participants also learned the Indonesian language and various famous tourist objects in Indonesia.
The 2nd Ubaya Online Summer Program was held on 1-5 February 2021, with the title is “Dealing with the Covid-19 Pandemic: Best Practices from Indonesia”. This time the event attracted 426 participants from nine (9) countries in Asia and Africa from India, Vietnam, the Philippines, China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Kenya, and the United Arab Emirates.