UMB WON 2 AWARDS FROM LLDIKTI REGION III
Universitas Mercu Buana entered into 5 Universities with the Best and Productive Public Relations in LLDIKTI Region III 2020
"Program Kampus Merderka' created by the Ministry of Education and Culture is designed to encourage higher education institutions to transform quickly, because the competencies needed by human resources in the future are dynamic.
Director General of Higher Education - Prof. Ir. Nizam, M.Sc, DIC, Ph.D, said that "Higher Education in Indonesia needs to move faster in order to be able to compete globally, sothe focus currently is on increasing the number of graduates by carrying out various transformations. One of them is to give funds for higher education institutions that aims for graduates to get a job quickly, lecturers can understand the needs of society and industry easier, the curriculum will sharpen skills, collaboration and problem solving.
In line with this, LLDIKTI Region III held a Rakorda in 2020 which was attended by 282 leaders of State and Private Universities. With the theme of "Implementation of the Independent Campus Learning Policy in the Covid-19 Recovery Creation Craft".
Head of LLDIKTI Region III - Prof. Dr. Agus Setyo Budi, M.Sc said, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has changed the work ethics as well as the industry, therefore to be able to survive in this situation we need to increase innovation and inventions in order to revive the economy.
The Rakorda event is also a forum to support the optimization of the implementation of higher education so that it is more qualified to compete nationally and globally.
On this occasion also, the Secretary of LLDIKTI Region III - Dr. Yaya Jakaria, S.SI, MM gave appreciation to tertiary institutions that have made achievements and innovations, one of which is Mercu Buana University who received 2 awards. 1 award for being the first rank of PTS Top 3 Highest Abdimas Performance Score Based on the 2020 Higher Education Cluster and the Top 5 Higher Education Award with the Best and Productive Public Relations. (author: Priyo Wahyudi / editor: Riko Noviantoro / translator: Nadya Ramadhan / University Secretariat and Public Relations Bureau / www.mercubuana.ac.id / [email protected] / https://pendaftaran.mercubuana.ac.id/)