The Professional Engineer Study Program (PSPPI), Professional Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Brawijaya (FTUB) achieved B Accreditation with a score of 312 from the National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN PT).
This decision is contained in BAN-PT Decree No. 6694/SK/BAN-PT/SURV-BDG/PP/X/2020 and valid from 16 October 2019 to 16 October 2024.
“Actually, this has been decided in the Plenary Meeting of the BAN-PT Accreditation Council on August 6, 2020, but the certificate just came out on October 27 yesterday,” said Ir. Rinawati P. Handajani, M.T., IPM., as the Secretary of the Department.
Head of Department, Prof. Ir. Ludfi Djakfar, MSCE., Ph.D., revealed that this achievement was not easy for PSPPI, which was just established in October 2017. This is also an extraordinary achievement because it has to go through a long process and struggle.
“Alhamdulillah, as a newly established study program, PSPPI can get a B accreditation rating from BAN-PT. This is an extraordinary achievement, because the process and struggle is quite long,” the Professor of Highway Engineering said.
This achievement, he added, cannot be separated from the hard work of many parties. Support from the Dean of FTUB and his staff, the PSPPI Accreditation Team that was chaired by Ir. Nasir Widha Setyanto, ST., MT., PSPPI UJM Team, Dr. Slamet Wahyudi as internal assistant assessor, home base lecturer, UB Quality Assurance Center, alumni, and other parties.
“We are very grateful for the support and trust from various parties. Hopefully in the future PSPPI can be more trustworthy and active in carrying out the vision and mission in the engineering profession,” he hoped. (zab/mic)