Javanese Language and Culture (JANUAR) 

Madiun is a city in East Java, located in 169 km west of Surabaya. Madiun is wellknown as City of GADIS, City of Brem, Student Town, City of railroad, Pecel city, City of Culture, City of Literature, and the City of Industry. Madiun people speak Javanese, therefore they have Javanese culture. Javanese language is unique. It has three levels. They are ngoko, krama, and krama inggil. If you are interested in learning this language, come and join us.


Program Venue

Pusat Pengembangan Bahasa

Universitas PGRI Madiun

Jalan Setia Budi No 85 Madiun


Timeline and Schedule

Application Deadline         : 3 May

Announcement                 : 10 May

Payment Deadline            : 31 May

Accomodation check in    : 25 July

Program Duration             : 26 July-15 August

Accomodation check out  : 16 August


Program Fee

USD 700


What You Will Get

  • Courses

  1. Javanese Language

  2. Javanese Culture (music, dance, and games)

  • Field & Cultural Trips

  • Meals, snacks, and transportation during the program and field/ cultural trips

  • Certificate of participation

  • Housing



  • Undergraduate students

  • CPGA: minimum 3.00 out 4.00 or equal

  • English proficiency score*:

  1. IBT                           : minimum 70

  2. Paper based TOEFL  : minimum 500

  3. IELTS                       : minimum 5.0
    *Students who are from the institution whose medium of instruction in English are not required to submit the above English requirements


Application Process

  • Send the following required documents:

  1. A recommendation letter from home university

  2. A certified copy of CGPA (Academic Transcript)

  3. A copy of passport

  4. Copy of TOEFL/IELTS/ any other English proficiency certificates
    The required documents are to be emailed to: with email subject “Your Name_SUPARMAN (year)_JANUAR”

  • Wait for acceptance notification by email

  • Transfer the payment


Program Benefits

  • Fun cross culture with other local and international students from other countries

  • Applicable knowledge of some short courses: Javanese language, traditional games, dance, music, and food.



Sri Lestari

Coordinator for International Programs


Cooperation and Public Relation Bureau

Universitas PGRI Madiun

Jalan Setiabudi no. 85

Madiun 63118, Indonesia




Program Timeline


Pick up service provided

Juanda International Airport, Surabaya

Program Orientation

  1. Short orientation

  2. Course Introduction

Universitas PGRI Madiun


Welcoming Reception

Universitas PGRI Madiun

Courses and Workshop

Javanese language and culture

Universitas PGRI Madiun

Field/ cultural Trip

  • Visiting the store of batik, brem, and sambal pecel

  • Benteng Pendem

  • Museum Trinil

  • Factory of kripik tempe

  • Sarangan and Wahyu Lake

  • Grojogan Sewu

  • Mojosemi Park

Madiun, Magetan, Ngawi



Universitas PGRI Madiun


Airport transfer service provided

Juanda International Airport, Surabaya