Denpasar – The New Colombo Plan 2023, which was initiated by the Australian government, marks an exciting opportunity for cultural exchange and collaboration between Universitas Pendidikan Nasional (Undiknas) and Edith Cowan University (ECU) Australia. This program aims to provide a transforming experience for foreign students visiting Bali, enabling them to get involved in local culture and community from July 3rd to July 14th.
Prof. Dr. Ir. Nyoman Sri Subawa, S.T., S.Sos., M.M., IPM., ASEAN.Eng. as the Rector of Undiknas University along with his staff warmly welcomed the arrival of Australian ECU students at the Undiknas campus. During the event, the students will participate in a series of activities designed to introduce them to the vibrant culture and unique way of life in Bali. This program not only strengthens the relationship between the two universities but also aims to enrich students’ cultural understanding and broaden their horizons.
One of the highlights of the New Colombo Plan 2023 is the holding of an entrepreneurship workshop held in collaboration with Undiknas University. Recognizing the importance of equipping students with the skills and knowledge necessary for entrepreneurial success, this workshop provides valuable insight into the world of business and innovation. By combining cultural immersion experiences with entrepreneurship education, this program aims to empower students to become future leaders and drivers of change in their respective fields.
Through the implementation of the New Colombo Plan 2023, Undiknas University and ECU have set ambitious targets. Its main objective is to strengthen meaningful relationships and mutual understanding between students from various backgrounds. By promoting cultural exchange and intercultural communication, the program aims to create a platform for lifelong friendship and collaboration.
The New Colombo Plan 2023 also aims to foster an entrepreneurial spirit among the participants. By providing workshops and practical experiences related to entrepreneurship, this program aims to inspire and equip students with the skills, knowledge, and mindset needed to start and maintain a successful business.
The New Colombo Plan 2023 between Undiknas University and ECU Australia represents an extraordinary opportunity for cultural exchange, personal growth, and entrepreneurial development. It is hoped that through immersive experiences and entrepreneurship workshops, this program can create a generation of world-aware, culturally sensitive, and innovative individuals who will contribute to the advancement of their society.