Conference on Teaching English as a Foreign Language


"Promoting Excellence in English Language Teaching through the Improvement of Teacher's Competency Standards"

20-21 May, 2014


Call for Participants

Conference on Teaching English as a Foreign Language is an annual international TEFL conference conducted by Fakultas Sastra, Univesity of Muhammadiyah Purwokerto, Central Java-Indonesia. It was firstly held on May 1-2, 2008. This year, the conference will be held in 20-21 May 2014 at Santika Hotel, Purwokerto.

COTEFL 6th is aimed at the main theme, eliciting the ideas of the experts, scholars, education analysts and those practitioners of the English education to formulate the measures to improve the competency standards of English teachers in all levels of education in Indonesia.

The committee of COTEFL 6th calls for your participation to attend the conference and to share your ideas and experiences there. To register your participation, please open (click) “Registration” button on this website.   

Invited Speakers

  • Diane Legget (Massey University, New Zealand)
  • Johanna Wood (Massey University, New Zealand)
  • Prof. Z.N. Patil (India)
  • Itie Khodijah (British Council)
  • Abdul Rahman Reijerink ( Australia)
  • Adi Cerman (IE TESOL, Jakarta)
  • Sulasih Nurhayati (UMP Purwokerto).


JavaScript must be enabled in order for you to use Google Maps.
However, it seems JavaScript is either disabled or not supported by your browser.
To view Google Maps, enable JavaScript by changing your browser options, and then try again.

Hotel and Accomodation

Easy to startParticipants are responsible for their own lodging during the conference. The following hotels can be reached within 15 minutes by taxi.


Important Dates

Docs / Support

Abstract submission: 23rd March 2014,Acceptance notification: 30th March 2014,Latest registration and payment: 5th April 2014,Full paper and presentation material submission: 1st May 2014

Online Registration

Registration will be confirmed only when the registration fee (non-refundable) has been paid. Payment should be transferred to BNI Purwokerto Branch, Central Java, Indonesia;