UKRIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH (UDE)
Where the cultivation of academic and technical skills is at the heart of a language learning program

UDE participated in the Education Fair organized by SMAN 1 Tangerang Selatan (Tangsel) on April 27, 2015. 2014 UDE students proudly took part in presenting their department's profile, sharing about English majors in general and future careers of the graduates.

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English majors are often considered as unpopular, impractical majors by many students and parents. A question like "What in the world are you going to do with a degree in English?" is often expressed by parents, relatives, and friends of students who consider majoring in English (Berube, 2013). Although the demand for English speaking professionals continue increasing over the years, public opinions that English majors do not offer prospective careers have worried students and parents about choosing the majors. This school of thought is definitely misleading as many colleges offering English majors today have ensured students are receiving a well-rounded education, keeping the balance between establishing students' knowledge and preparing them for successful careers.

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