Denpasar - Udayana University officially inaugurated the establishment of Professional Engineer Program Study Program (PSPII) on Wednesday (31/1/2018) at Postgraduate Hall Room of Sudirman Campus Denpasar. The event started with the signing of MoU between Unud and Indonesian Engineers Association. The activity was also attended by representatives of the Minister of Research and Technology and the Board of Engineers. The inauguration ceremony was officially marked by the beating of Gong by the Vice Rector for Academic Affairs.

Program Coordinator, Dr. Ida Bagus Putu Adnyana convey the professions of engineer program in Unud there are five faculties namely Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Animal Husbandry, Faculty of Agricultural Technology and Fisheries Marine Faculty. Establishment of Professional Engineer Program begins with certification of lecturer by Kemristekdikti Engineer Council. All the stages have been passed and officially Unud implemented the Professional Engineer program which in this first batch was attended by 20 students who came from the past recognition which refers to Law Number 11 Year 2014.

(Vice Rector for Academic Affairs, Prof. Dr. I Nyoman Gde Antara, M.Eng.Sc when inaugurated the establishment of Program of Professional Engineer Program (PSPII)

Vice Rector for Academic Affairs, Prof. Dr. Ir. I Nyoman Gde Antara, M.Eng.Sc, in his speech said that the Rector strongly supports the establishment of this program, where the graduates are not only equipped with diploma but also accompanied by certificates related to the profession that shows their competence. Through this program obtained recognition of profession that can be useful in globalization competition. Future challenges to the establishment of the study program should also be considered in terms of accreditation. Vice Rector for Academic expects that Engineer Profession Program in the future can instill good things so that the role of Unud can be felt by society.

The launching event was also coupled with a Public Lecture "Collaboration and Competence in Engineering". Present as a speaker is Prof. Dr. Ir. Djoko Santoso, M.Sc., IPU which is a team of engineering experts. (HM)

(Signing of MoU between Unud and Indonesian Engineers Association)