Office of International Affairs at Politeknik Negeri Malang was established in 2013. As Polinema aspires to be an outstanding vocational higher education institution with a global reputation. Office of International Affairs plays a leading role in realizing this key objective. OIA is responsible for coordinating international activities within the polytechnic, designing a strategic plan for internationalization, fostering and maintaining international partnerships, and developing international programs/activities for academic staff and students to facilitate their development as global professionals. We aim to be an excellent center of international affairs supporting Polinema in achieving a global reputation as an outstanding vocational higher education institution.
OIA Polinema has also established 3 languages, cultural and community information centers, scholarships and study opportunities abroad since 2013 namely Warung Prancis (collaboration with the French Embassy), Japan Corner and Korean Corner. There are many activities that have been carried out by Warung Prancis, Japan Corner and Korean Corner such as free language courses for our students, scholarship and learning opportunities seminars, cultural exhibitions, music concerts with bands from France, joint seminars, fete de la Science (Science Party), watching a movie together, cooking special food and so on. OIA Polinema has committed to develop and make more activities in the future
To be an excellent center of international affairs supporting Polinema in achieving a global
reputation as an outstanding vocational higher education institution
To achieve this vision, the Office of International Affairs defines and implements some missions:
. to encourage the initiation and implementation of activities within the unit to increase the
global rank of the institution
. to initiate international cooperation to support education, research and community service
. to provide assistance to foreign staff and international students in dealing with administrative
services related to academic activities at Polinema
. to encourage active participation of academic and education staff of Polinema in educational
and training activities at international level.