Embark on an exciting journey to discover the world and yourself! Use your skills and knowledge to improve real lives in the real world. Using Design Thinking, you will work with a multinational team to offer an innovative solution that affects a local community.
  1. About Learning Express Network
    Learning Express is a multi-national, multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary programme that addresses local complex problems in complex settings rather than simplified problems in isolation. It involves students in activities that address local needs while developing their academic skills and commitment to the community.
  2. Partner Information
    University of Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY) is one of the 171 higher education institutions set up by the Muhammadiyah Organisation, the second largest socio-religious organisation in Indonesia. Established in 1981, the university is committed to playing an important role in improving the quality of human resources in science, technology, arts and humanities.

  3. The Design Thinking framework
    Learning Express is a Social Innovation programme conceptualised. It seeks to provide students with an out-of-classroom learning opportunity...
  4. Join us!
    Participants from all over the world will undertake a cultural immersion programme of local community, learning the history and social aspects to provide a framework and background so as to prepare them to understand the context of the issue/problem when interacting with the community.