Indonesian Program for Non-native Speakers or Program Bahasa Indonesia untuk Penutur Asing (BIPA) is a certificate program for non-native speakers of Indonesian language. It is designed and administered by Mayantara School to facilitate non-native speakers who wish to learn and improve proficiency in the language, yet, without having to physically attend the conventional classroom.
The program is conducted online, including its registration, payment, learning materials, tutorials, and learning assessment. The program’s goal is to facilitate students to learn and improve their Indonesian language proficiency, in spoken and written forms, and in formal and informal contexts of situation. Special attention is particularly given to the students’ mastery of daily and common expressions and some cultural features inherent to the language use.