UPI Bandung Comparative Study of Entrepreneurship to Udayana University

Bukit Jimbaran (27/04/2017) - Udayana University received a visit in the framework of comparative study from Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (UPI) Bandung. UPI group led by Director of Directorate of Student Affairs, Dr. H. Mupid Hidayat, M.A along with the ranks received by the Head of Bureau of Academic, Cooperation and Public Relations (BAKH) Unud, Drs. IGN Indra Kecapa, M.Ed in Ruang Nusa Rectorate Building. In this activity also presented officials within Student Affairs Bureau of Unud, Head of Unud Entrepreneurship Development Center, Ibu Sayu Ketut Sutrisna Dewi, Chairman of DPM and President of BEM Unud and his staff.

Head of BAKH Unud, Drs. IGN Indra Kecapa in his speech started the event by explaining at a glance about the profile of Unud and its management. Indra Kecapa also said that Unud also has units that can help in achieving the performance targets of universities such as interest and talent development units that play a role in scientific competitions, scholarship development units that play a role in the process of providing scholarships, counseling guidance units that provide Coaching to students, career development units for student softskill development as well as entrepreneurship units that help students become young entrepreneurs.

Director of UPI Directorate of Student Affairs, Dr. H. Mupid Hidayat, M.A in his speech explained briefly about the profile of UPI which has become PTN BH (Legal Entity) and location of UPI which has 5 campus. UPI also has SMEs in developing activities of students just like Unud. Mupid Hidayat also said UPI has been the world champion in a thrifty car championship. In July 2017 UPI will host the Robotics contest. Through this comparative study UPI wants to learn from the success of unud in the development of the field of entrepreneurship, and get information on how is the strategy to achieve it.

On the same occasion, the Head of Unud Entrepreneurship Development Center, Ibu Sayu Ketut Sutrisna Dewi delivered a glimpse of entrepreneurship in Unud, covering the background until the establishment of this center. In Unud, the Center for Entrepreneurship is under the Deputy Rector for Student Affairs, and in the management of entrepreneurship activities are divided into two work units, namely (1) EDC (Entrepreneurship Development Center) targets on active students and (2) Business Incubators is devoted to students whose business is already Developing. Sayu Sutrisna Dewi also provides an overview of the programs implemented by the Enud Center of Entrepreneurship and achievements that have been achieved and prospects for the future for students.
In this activity also conducted exposure from the Chairman of DPM and President of BEM about student organizations that exist in Unud. In the discussion, UPI was very interested in information about Business Incubator that owned by Udayana University and share information about tips how to attract important people to cooperate in entrepreneurship development. (PR)