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The department of English Letters as a part of Faculty of Humanities, State Islamic University Maulana Malik Ibrahim Malang. The department believes in quality, proved by maintaining the accreditation of A in 2007 and 2012 which will be updated on June, 2017. In doing this, English Letters Department keeps improving the quality at national or international scope.
As a result, the vision of this department is to prepare and produce qualified human resources who posses wide of knowledge and professionalism in Linguistics and English Literature which is nowadays becoming noteworthy. Through the learning process which intertwines between the deep knowledge of religion and the development of Linguistics and Literature, it is hoped that the graduates are having mature professionalism, broad knowledge, deep spirituality, and noble morality.
English Letters Department has an intention to be a leading English Letters Department in carrying out education and teaching, research, and community service to produce qualified graduates who possess deep spirituality, and noble morality, broad knowledge, and mature professionalism. It is also being the center for the development of Islamic science, technology and art; and being the power of social movement.
Besides, this department has some missions for the students. First, implementing Islamic-based education in equipping the graduates with deep spirituality, noble morality, broad knowledge, and mature professionalism. Then, carrying out professional education in preparing competent graduates of English Language and Literature who are able to apply their knowledge as either pure or applied science. Third, conducting research and studies to dig up and develop knowledge of English Language and Literature, as well as Islamic literature. Next, improving community services to solve socio-religious problems and give professional services to the society for the sake of scientific elaboration and development in the field of language, linguistics, English literature, and Islamic literature.