SMK TI Airlangga or Airlangga Vocational High School of Information Technology was established in 2001 through a decree issued by Department of Education No. 4070/i26.2a/ppE/2001 with school identity number NSS 188.8.131.52.03.102. Our school is owned and managed by Airlangga Foundation located in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, Indonesia and it is the first vocational high school with major in information technology in East Kalimantan. The complete address and contact information can be found at the bottom of this web page.
We are using standardized 2004 National Curriculum developed by the Department of Education in Jakarta (K 9-12 for vocational education). Based in this curriculum, information technology study is devided into several sub-studies. Three of them are available in Airlangga Vocational High School of Information Technology, they are:
» Multimedia (graphics design, web design and video editing)
» Software Programming
» Network Administration
The length of study is 3 years or 6 semesters with 1 semester is dedicated solely for industry work. The students should have junior high scool certificate in order to receive admission to our school. After graduation, the graduates can either go directly to labor market or continuing to higher education with any major related to information technology or computer.
OUR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS
» 2005 2nd Rank of National's Vocational Students Competency Competition on Information Technology.
» 2004, 2005 and 2006 (3 consecutive years) 1st Rank of East Kalimantan Province's Vocational Students Competency Competition on Information Technology.
» 2004 4th Rank of National's Vocational Students Competency Competition on Information Technology.
» The Final 7 Indonesia Best Websites in Education category in the prestigeous Bubu Award Web Design Competition.
Updated: We continue to excell in the National's Vocational Students Competency Competition and grab the Big 5 for 2008 and 2009. See detail list of our outstanding achievement.
Up to the second semester of 2005/2006 academic year, there are 186 students enrolled in our school. They are distributed into 6 classrooms of the first, second and third grade. It is projected to grow to 250 students in 2006/2007 academic year. We currently have 23 instructors with 3 administration staffs and 3 management officers including the principal and 2 vice principals.
Updated: As of the academic year 2009/2010, the number of students increase to 450 as well as the number of teachers climbs to 38. We add up more computer laboratories to 2 application lab, 2 network lab, and 1 Internet lab.
As we develop the English version of our website, please visit this page for more up-to-date information. Please forward your critics and ideas on how to make our school website better.
Updated: February 15, 2010