Opening Remarks

Sri Rejeki Murtiningsih, Ph.D., the Head of ELED

Assalamualaikum Wr. Wb.

Welcome to the English Language Education Department (ELED) of Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY). ELED Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta was founded in 2010 and have managed to receive A-level Accreditation on 2016.

Our staff consists of 16 lecturers with doctoral and master’s degrees from famous Universities from across the globe, ELED UMY has proven its commitment to become an Islamic and Insightful campus based on mutual respect. This can be seen from our curriculum which applies Islamic values, balances theory and practice, and is aimed to prepare student teachers to use technology in their future classes. In addition, ELED UMY also promotes the implementation of soft skills in the teaching and learning program which gives our future graduates a high level of confidence and a stellar personality.

ELED UMY is also active in various English Education practices such as profession association, developing journals, lecturer participation as presenters in national and international conferences, student participation in cultural exchange programs, national and international competition and conferences, and spreading alumni all across Indonesia.

Once again, welcome to ELED UMY and let us all work together to create a great venue of education for everyone.

Wassalamu’alaikum Wr. Wb.