29th April 2016: UTS & QUT

This is a wonderful Friday for Petra Christian University, especially for Architecture and Interior Design students. There are 2 lecturers visiting us and gladly spending their time to give a lecture on architecture and office design. Thanks a bunch for both Mr Anthony Burke from University of Technology Sydney and Mr Michael Molloy from Queensland University… continue reading →

STUDYING THE SPECIFIC – PART 8

If Petra People take note in 2015 and continues to 2016, there are a lot of apartment buildings being built. There is also an apartment that still in the process of construction which may conclude a few years in the future. The question is, how is it possible for people to build apartment that fast… continue reading →

27th April 2016: Coventry University

Lunch meeting with Ms Barbara Howell from Coventry University, UK. Thank you so much for your time and hopefully we will have a fruitful collaboration with Coventry University!  

AFTER JOINT OR DOUBLE DEGREE…. – part 2

BAKP Petra shared an information about career options for Petra People having graduated from Petra via Joint Degree or Double Degree Program. If the governmental field or office-like environment does not pique your interest, we have options of the more social and educational-feel ones.   International NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) Staff If you see yourself as… continue reading →

STUDY by HABIT part 4

From BAKP Petra’s previous articles, you have known all the pluses in studying which are your study habit, how to best study accordingly, and to make study fun. As fun as it can be, studying could go wrong too. There are some practices that might seem like good ideas but actually suck your time and… continue reading →

FAIL-SAFE for FAILING GRADE

Midterm has passed, so the usual question follows: “How is your grade?”   Some of you might give BAKP Petra an ear to ear grin, but there are some that are sulking in the corner. Yeah right, you’re entitled to sulk when you have prepared for a test then getting your test back with a… continue reading →

STUDYING THE SPECIFIC – PART 7

Biomedical studies is a program about biology and chemistry. Biomedical is mainly about health, for example the process of making drug and serum. Petra People who have the calling in medical field can take this specific program with the option of:   -BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING-   Biomedical Engineering is a new engineering field which is connected… continue reading →

PART Your TIME – part 2

Taking part-time job abroad, referring to our prior discussion namely PART Your TIME – part 1, indeed has its advantages. The problem is: how to find the suitable part-time job for a student? Not by blindly googling your dream job or wander through the city for job vacancies. Those 2 options are preferable in case… continue reading →

THE DIGITAL STUDENT – part 4

Staying abroad means daily interaction with local people and your buddies in Indonesia which are both important as stress and depression-repellent due to culture shock. It’s just that long-distance relationship XD communication might have a single problem, COST, isn’t it? In fact, phone call between continents costs as much as a whole week of simple… continue reading →

HALF BILL DEGREE – part 2

Have you heard the general requirements for joining international program in Petra? If this news hasn’t reached you yet, know that Petra has 4 basic “must” before you are deemed fit of joining one, which are: Must have minimum GPA: 2.75 Must have minimum TOEFL® score: 500 Must have many credit points from organizational and… continue reading →