Rector of Universitas Brawijaya (UB), Prof. Dr. Ir. Nuhfil Hanani, AR., MS, inaugurated four deans from the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Faculty of Administrative Sciences (FIA), Faculty of Engineering (FT), and Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences (FPIK), Monday (7/7/2021) ) at the Samantha Krida Building.
In his speech, Prof. Nuhfil expressed his gratitude to the previous dean who has contributed to the progress of UB in the national and international arena.
Meanwhile, to the new dean, the former dean of FP hopes that they can maintain togetherness with each other because of the tight competition between universities in Indonesia.
“Currently, UB has many challenges. In addition to adjusting to pandemic conditions, it is also to improve quality internationally. Various innovations are needed to continuously improve the quality of UB.
The competition, which so far has been mostly domestic, also needs to be prepared to compete with universities in the world,” he said.
Therefore, it is necessary to increase conducting research.
“Of course, the research carried out is not just a publication but also has a significant impact on people’s lives, both nationally and internationally,” he said.
In addition to the academic field, the quality of student activities also continues to be improved.
“Entrepreneurial activities are also the identity of UB. UB will continue to try to produce entrepreneurs who are able to improve the quality of people’s lives,” he said.
The following are the officials appointed by UB Rector, namely
Abdul Ghofar, SE., M.Sc., DBA., Ak is appointed dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) replacing Nurkholis, SE., M.Bus.(Acc)., Ak., Ph.D.
Drs. Andy Fefta Wijaya, MDA., Ph.D is inaugurated as dean of the Faculty of Administrative Sciences (FIA) replacing Prof. Dr. Bambang Supriyono, M.S.
Prof. Ir. Hadi Suyono, S.T., MT., Ph.D., IPU is inaugurated as dean of the Faculty of Engineering (FT) replacing Prof. Dr. Ir. Pitojo Tri Yuwono, MT., IPU.
Prof. Dr. Ir. Maftuch, M.Si is inaugurated as dean of the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences (FPIK) replacing Prof. Dr. Ir. Happy Nursyam, MS. (PON/ Humas UB/ Trans. Iir).