Lecturers of Lambung Mangkurat University Enthusiastically Visit FILKOM UB

On Tuesday (25/7/2023) the Faculty of Computer Science, Universitas Brawijaya (FILKOM UB) received guests from Lambung Mangkurat University (UNLAM) Banjarbaru, South Kalimantan, especially from the Information Technology Study Program, Faculty of Engineering. This academic visit is in the context of exchanging knowledge, experience, and learning from IT UNLAM Study Program in preparing for international accreditation.

The delegation from UNLAM arrived at FILKOM UB with full enthusiasm to build relationships with the academic community at FILKOM UB. They were warmly welcomed by the Vice Dean III for Student Affairs, Alumni and Student Entrepreneurship, Drs. Muh. Arif Rahman, M.Kom., and Head of Information Systems Department, Issa Arwani, S.Kom., M.Sc. Besides that, several lecturers from FILKOM UB IT Study Program, educational staff and student representatives from FILKOM UB were also present.

Vice Dean III while welcoming the visit of UNLAM

The opening ceremony of this visit was held in the meeting room F Building, 5th floor of FILKOM UB with a friendly atmosphere. VD III FILKOM conveyed his warm welcome,

“We are very pleased to be able to welcome the lecturers and students from Lambung Mangkurat University to our campus. This visit is a valuable opportunity for all of us to share knowledge and experience in the field of computer science, especially in the Information Technology study program,” he said.

This visit also involved discussion sessions between lecturers, students and academic staff of the two tertiary institutions. Interesting topics related to research, learning media and student activities were enthusiastically discussed. The exchange of ideas and views is expected to inspire students of the two universities to develop and create fruitful collaborations in the future.

The discussion session took place during a visit from UNLAM

Andreyan Rizky Baskara, S.Kom., M.Kom. as the Head of IT UNLAM Study Program expressed his gratitude for the warm welcome given by FILKOM UB. In addition, he also expressed his positive impression on the visit.

“This visit is very useful for us so that we can develop even better. FILKOM UB has facilities and study programs that are very good in terms of learning curriculum. We hope that the cooperation between UNLAM and FILKOM UB can be even closer after this visit,” said Andreyan.

UNLAM Group Tour to See FILKOM Facilities

In order to introduce FILKOM UB’s advantages, the delegation from UNLAM was also given the opportunity to attend an introductory session about study programs and facilities in FILKOM UB. They were also invited to tour the campus and see directly how campus life is at FILKOM UB.

The visit from Lambung Mangkurat University to FILKOM UB is expected to be the first step in strengthening academic relations and building deeper collaboration between the two institutions. Hopefully activities like this can continue to be carried out to inspire each other and improve the quality of education in tertiary institutions. [drn/UB PR/ Trans. Iir]