Pusat Bahasa FIB-UNTAG Surabaya offers an Indonesian Language Program for Non-Indonesian Speakers seeking an excellent language teaching environment. This program assists you to communicate effectively in formal Indonesian, both written and spoken.

To this end, BIPA provides you with two programs:

  1. Regular Program
    The Regular program consists of four levels, each of which lasts for 8 weeks. The program includes field trip, in which you will experience the excitements and uniqueness of Surabaya through its museums, historical buildings and traditional markets. In BIPA you will not only learn Indonesian, but also have the opportunities to get engaged in cultural activities such as cooking, traditional music and dance, and batik painting.

  2. Special Program
    In addition to the regular program, BIPA also offers special programs that are tailor-made to meet your needs and goals, as follows:

    BIPA (Bahasa Indonesia untuk Penutur Asing/ Indonesian Language for Foreign Speakers) Course

    Course Overview

    This course is designed to help non-native speakers master the Indonesian language. It covers all aspects of the language including reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

    Course Highlights

    Reading: Learn to read and understand a variety of texts in Indonesian, from news articles to literature.

    Writing: Develop your writing skills to express your thoughts and ideas clearly in Indonesian.

    Listening: Improve your listening comprehension skills through exposure to native Indonesian speech in various contexts.

    Speaking: Enhance your spoken Indonesian skills to communicate effectively and confidently with native speakers.

    Who Should Attend

    This course is ideal for individuals who are planning to travel, work, or study in Indonesia, or anyone with an interest in learning a new language.

    Course Outcome

    By the end of this course, students will have a solid foundation in Indonesian and will be able to communicate effectively in various situations. They will also gain a deeper understanding of Indonesian culture and customs.

    Course Levels

  3. Level A1
  4. Level A2
  5. Level B1
  6. Level B2
  7. Level C1
  8. Level C2