Warm greeting has been delivered by Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University, Malang from Bali since the fourth period of CLIL English training program in IALF Bali started on 23th February 2015. Dr. H. M. Zainuddin, MA as the first Vice Rector of UIN Malang together with Ibu Caroline Bentley as IALF Bali Manager opened the welcoming ceremony for CLIL participants as the sign that the CLIL training program will be conducted on 23 Feb – 19 March 2015. This agenda is the continuation of the MOU between UIN Malang and IALF for holding English Training program for GE (General English) program, CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) program, and ETS (English Training for Staff) program.
Dr. H. Langgeng Budianto, M.Pd., the Language Center director, stated that there are 15 lecturers from UIN Malang that are joining CLIL programs. They had passed tough tests including written test, structure test, and interview test. The participants are coming from all faculties and unit in Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University, Malang since this program aimed to support the university to the World Class University. Furthermore, as the MEA 2015 has been issued, hopefully all Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University, Malang lecturers are certified as the international lecturers and are able to share their knowledge to other universities overseas. (aim)