BINUS International Office

Learning Express (LeX) 2023

For those who are interested in applying, please read the program details carefully and thoroughly. Minimum 80% of attendance and active participation are required.

PROGRAM OFFERS

  • Group activities
  • Design thinking workshop
  • Field investigation with Hutan Kota Srengseng community
  • Cultural trip

BENEFITS

  • International experience
  • Networking
  • Experience in voluntary work with local community
  • Certificate of completion (minimum 80% attendance and active participation is required)
  • Community service hours

PROGRAM SCHEDULE*
All times are stated in Western Indonesian Time (UTC +07:00).

Monday, March 6 Not specified The arrival of the Singapore Polytechnic delegation in Jakarta
Tuesday, March 7 09:00 – 17:00 Introduction to LeX 2023 program
Insight sharing from industry partner
Wednesday, March 8 08:30 – 17:00 Visit to Hutan Kota Srengseng community—Day 1
Thursday, March 9 08:30 – 17:00 Visit to Hutan Kota Srengseng community—Day 2
Friday, March 10 09:00 – 18:00 Visit to Hutan Kota Srengseng community—Day 3
Saturday, March 11 09:00 – 20:00 Design Thinking Recap: Ideation
Sunday, March 12 09:00 – 20:00 Design Thinking Recap: Prototyping
Monday, March 13 08:30 – 17:00 Design Thinking Recap: Prototyping (continued)
Tuesday, March 14 09:00 – 18:00 Refining prototype and preparation for the gallery walk
Wednesday, March 15 08:30 – 16:30 Gallery Walk and Closing
Thursday, March 16 07:30 – 21:00 Cultural trips
Cultural performances
Farewell and Celebration
Friday, March 17 Not specified The departure of the Singapore Polytechnic delegation from Jakarta

*Schedule is subject to change

PROGRAM TIMELINE

Important Dates Activities
January 6 – February 6, 2023 Application Submission (online)
February 10, 2023 Interview (onsite at Anggrek Campus or online on Zoom Meeting)
February 17, 2023 Announcement of Selection Result (website)
February 23 – 24, 2023 Design Thinking workshop (for selected BINUS students and facilitators)
March 6, 2023 The arrival of the Singapore Polytechnic delegation in Jakarta

The arrival of non-Greater Jakarta BINUS students in Jakarta (if any)

March 7, 2023 Program starts
March 16, 2023 Program ends
March 17, 2023 The departure of the Singapore Polytechnic delegation from JakartaThe departure of non-Greater Jakarta BINUS students from Jakarta

**If you are from non-Greater Jakarta campuses, please do not purchase your flight/train/bus tickets before you receive the confirmation of participation from BINUS University.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Undergraduate students from any majors
  • Good command of the English language
  • Highly motivated and open-minded
  • Has sufficient knowledge of design-thinking

PROGRAM FEE

FREE for 30 selected BINUS students. The program fee includes:

  • All sessions
  • Local transportation during the program
  • Cultural trips
  • Lunches

Notes:

  • Please carefully check your class schedule. Class dispensation requests will be submitted by the International Office. The requests do not guarantee your attendance is fully waived. Consult with your lecturers if any quizzes, mandatory sessions, or lab sessions cannot be waived or rescheduled.
  • A letter of offer will be sent to successful applicants upon the completion of the selection process.
  • Non-Greater Jakarta BINUS participants must arrange and pay for their return flights/trains/buses from the home city to Jakarta and vice versa.

HOW TO APPLY

Prepare and complete the following required documents:

Submit all the required documents to Mr. Romario (romario@binus.edu) by February 6, 2023.

CONTACT PERSON

Mr. Romario, Special Programs Officer (romario@binus.edu)

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