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Thanksgiving for UB's Accreditation A

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Submit by denok on December 19, 2018 | Comment(s) : 0 | View : 895

Thanksgiving for accreditation A
Thanksgiving for accreditation A
Accredited A by BAN-PT (Badan Akreditasi Nasional Perguruan Tinggi/University National Accreditation Agency), accreditation team of LP3M (Lembaga Pengembangan Pendidikan dan Penjaminan Mutu/Institute of Education Development and Quality Assurance) held a thanksgiving. The event on Monday (17/Dec/2018) was attended by Rector, Senate and all principals at Brawijaya University.

In the occasion, Rector gives thanks on accreditation A achieved. He also expressed his gratitude to all drafting team and faculty leaders who came to the event.

Chairman of LP3M at Brawijaya University Ir. Achmad Wicaksono, M.Eng., PhD delivered that only this time in the history Brawijaya University directly obtains accreditation A. "Previously used to be initiated with B and then re-accredited into A," said the Civil Engineering lecturer.

By the achievement, Rector expected to be pursued into international level AIPT (Akreditasi Institusi Perguruan Tinggi/University Institution Accreditation). According to him, it's just two universities in Indonesia that have international accreditation, they are Gadjah Mada University and University of Indonesia. In addition, he also wants improvement of study program accreditation. Currently it's just 19 or 9% out of 171 study programs at Brawijaya University are accredited A. The number is far compared to Bandung Institute of Technology that has reached more than 50%.

In addition to thanksgiving on university accreditation, another achievement which is also grateful for is the issuance of the latest Brawijaya University statutes. The statutes is been awaited since 2002 yet it is just released now. "The statutes is important to accommodate Brawijaya University institutional progress. New faculties and study programs at Brawijaya University have registered in the statutes now," he said.

Recommendations generated from University Accreditation by BAN-PT which is important to follow up according to Nuhfil is increasing numbers of doctors and professors.

In addition, also requires a follow up is Brawijaya University positioning in rankings released by Ministry of Research Technology and Higher Education which is ranked 12th. The good news is, delivered by the Agricultural Professor, 4ICU rank at which Brawijaya University is in sixth position.

Another achievement just obtained by Brawijaya University is 2018 national runner up position in terms of students' achievements in 4.0 industrial revolution era released by Ministry of Research Technology and Higher Education underneath Bandung Institute of Technology and student achievement in 4.0 industrial revolution era released by non-Ministry of Research Technology and Higher Education/independent underneath Gadjah Mada University. [Denok/Humas UB]/trans. Denok]



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