Welcome to LA News BlogHere is a collection of news, events and announcement from Language Academy
Today we bid farewell to Mr. Jack Cornelius Wynker who has been with us for 10 years. Thank you for the good times, Jack. We wish you all the best in your future endeavour.
We received guests from South Korea this morning. Perhaps, in the future we can collaborate on cultural exchange programs.
Feb. 25, 1st day (8am - 3pm): Chinese cultural Booth Feb. 26, 2nd day (8am - 3pm): Dumpling, paper cut & calligraphy Feb. 27.3rd day (8am - 12pm): Cultural show & Competition 一起来参加我们的活动，不见不散！
Congratulations Liyana and Nurdinah for being awarded with Certificate of Excellence (B1) for MPhil programme. Special thanks go to the supervisors; PM Dr. Hanita, Dr. Azian and Mr. Kumar Once again, congratulations and here's to many more success in the...
LA Welcomes Tsukuba University Japanese Language Teacher Trainees for Teaching, Evaluation and Cultural Exchange
This is the tenth year Tsukuba University is sending their trainees here under their MOU with UTM.
The main aim of this visit was to conduct Intensive English Program – Transnational Education (IEP-TNE) language assessment for the first batch of students from QU, the first UTM franchise campus abroad.
Five Bunkyo University students along with Prof Teshima arrived for the annual cultural exchange programme with LA, FSSH.
Dr Shanti’s MPhil student has successfully defended her thesis. Congratulations, Lee Su Yee and Dr Shanti!
UTM Language Academy has organised a Knowledge Sharing Session regarding CEFR and English in Higher Education by Prof Zuraidah Mohd Don. The session included practical tasks in determining the language activities, proficiency levels, filling the gaps, communicative language competence and detailed descriptors in CEFR, so they can be used to improve the syllabi, materials, testing and evaluation of English subjects.
Language Academy staff were privileged to welcome Prof Zuraidah Bte Md Don, the adjunct professor of the academy to an inspiring talk about The Growth Mindset and Challenges and Success in Academia. In this talk, Prof. Zuraidah shared her own experiences of success...
MyLinE UTM Won the Runner-up Position in the Education Minister’s Special Award (AKRI 2018) for the Immersive Blended Learning Category
SEPANG, 15 December: - MyLinE, Language Academy from Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (FSSH) has won a second place in Pengalaman Pembelajaran Imersif Teradun (Blended) Category in the Anugerah Khas Menteri Pendidikan Malaysia: Reka Bentuk Kurikulum Dan...
Pleased to announce that Professor Zuraidah Md Don will give a talk on 'the growth of mindset and success in academia' and the details are as follows: Date : 12 December (Wednesday) Time: 2.30 - 4.30 pm Place: Bilik Seminar 1, D05, Level 3 All are welcome and your...
Transnational Education (TNE) between Language Academy, UTM – Qaiwan University, Iraq: The Implementation of Intensive English Programme Assessments
Two members of Language Academy, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Dr. Aminabibi bte Saidalvi and Madam Mawaddah bte Salleh, visited Qaiwan University (QU) in Sulaymaniyah, Kurdistan from 15 to 21 September 2018. Upon arrival, the two delegates were greeted by...
The exam is conducted globally in 286 centres on the same day every year which is on the 1st Sunday of July and 1st Sunday of December. In Malaysia, we have 5 centres; KL, Penang, Ipoh, Kota Kinabalu and the latest edition, since 2011, in Johor Bahru at UTM.
Politeknik Pariwisata Makassar is one of the state tourism institutions in the eastern part of Indonesia under the supervision of the Tourism Ministry of Indonesia. The delegation was headed by Drs. Muhammad Arifin Dangnga, (Director), accompanied by Herry Rachmat Widjaja, (Head of academic, students and general administration affair), Dr. Muhammad Arfin Muhammad Salim (Head of Research and Community Services Center), Mr Darwis Sabang, Mrs Surya Dewi Tantu and Ms Imas Masrina (Ministry of Tourism, Indonesia).
KUALA LUMPUR, 8 NOVEMBER - In lieu with the recent launching of the coffee table book entitled ‘Illustrated Heritage of West Johor Strait’, a ‘sanggar’ or book review session was held at Institute of the Malay World and Civilisation (ATMA), Universiti Kebangsaan...
JOHOR BAHRU, 18 Oct. – Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) has launched the Iskandar Malaysia Beyond Boundaries Programme (IMB2P) and Illustrated Heritage of West Johor Strait coffee table book at Big Wheel, Iskandar Puteri.
The launch event was officiated by YB Mohd Khuzzan Abu Bakar, the State Youth, Sports and Culture Committee Chairman and attended by Mr. Michael Chang, Chief Executive Officer of Big Wheel and Mr. Ghazali Bunari, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia senior lecturer (UTM), who is also the Project Manager and author of the West Johor Strait Illustrated Heritage.
Having a skype meeting with National Institute of Business Management, Sri Lanka regarding the TNE project.