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Nur Hidayah binti Safarudin

MA (Corporate Communication) (UPM) BEd (Hons) (TESOL) (UNIRAZAK)

School of Foundation Studies

Office No:+60 82 260 858
Room No: G513


Nur Hidayah holds a Bachelor’s degree in English (TESOL) from Universiti Tun Abdul Razak and a Master’s degree in Corporate Communication from Universiti Putra Malaysia, showcasing her commitment to both language education and communication.

She first started teaching in 2013 in Malacca and continued to teach in Kuching as she returned to Sarawak in 2014. Over the years, she accumulated extensive experience teaching English and communication courses across various academic levels. She is also a certified HRDF Corp. trainer and has experience in conducting English and communication workshops.

Nur Hidayah joined Swinburne Learning and Teaching Unit and Academic Administrative Office as a professional staff in 2021. Some of her responsibilities covered the administrative role in LTU Learning and Teaching workshops, Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Placement, English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and English Enhancement Program (EEP). While in LTU, she also took on a part-time academic role, teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and MPU units.

Currently, she serves as a Language lecturer in the School of Foundation Studies. She hopes that her academic and professional experiences and skill sets will be valuable assets in contributing to the university.

Research Interests

  • Applied Linguistics
  • English for Specific Purposes (ESP)
  • Language and Communication

Professional Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian English Language Teaching Association (MELTA)
  • Member, Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics (MAAL)
  • Member, Malaysian Association of Modern Language (MAML)


  • 2021 – MPU Training of Trainers (TOT) – Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban
  • 2021 – MPU Training of Trainers (TOT) – Falsafah dan Isu Semasa
  • 2021 – MPU Training of Trainers (TOT) – Integriti dan Anti-Rasuah
  • 2019 – HRDF Train the Trainer