In the beginning, Diploma IV Program in Tourism was called Tourism Science Study Program (PSIK) of Udayana University. PSIK of Udayana University was established based on the Decree of Rector of Udayana University Number 326/PT.17/I.01.12/1985. In its development, PSIK of Udayana University changed its status from Tourism Undergraduate Study Program to Diploma IV Program in Tourism under Faculty of Literature of Udayana University in accordance with the Decree of Higher Education Number 68/DIKTI/Kep/1988 dated 2 November 1988. Although Diploma IV Program in Tourism of Udayana University is under the Faculty of Literature of Udayana University, based on the Decree of Higher Education Number 67/Kep/1989 dated 22 July 1989 Diploma IV Program in Tourism was established as an inter-faculty study program in Udayana University.
After the establishment, the daily operation of PSIK was led by a Chairman of Study Program, assisted by Assistant Chairmen I, II, and III. The first Chairman of Study Program of PSIK and the founding father of this study program was Prof. Drs. Ida Bagus Adnyana Manuaba. To anticipate globalization era and free trade, as well as increasingly complex national and local development challenges, expert, skillful, professional, and knowledgeable workforce in the field of tourism is required. The phenomenon is the stimulus for the births of various tourism education institutions, considering Bali is a Tourism Destination Region (DTW) which is like living laboratory of tourism in Indonesia.
To answer those challenges and to prepare human resources which is reliable academically and professionally, skillful, and able to compete in the field of tourism, Udayana University opened Tourism Study Program, both Regular Program (Morning Class) Tourism Diploma IV with Decree of Director General of Higher Education Number 67/Dikti/Kep./1989 and Parallel Program (Evening Class) with Decree of Rector of Udayana University Number 2442/J14/HK.01.23/1998. The graduates of Regular and Parallel Diploma IV Program in Tourisms will receive the title of Bachelor of Tourism Applied Science (SST.Par), which in Civil Servant ranks is equal to Bachelor Degree (Strata 1). This is mentioned in the letter of Minister of Administrative Reform Number B-U34/A.II/1997 dated 6 November 1997, and has been renewed with the Decree of Minister of National Education of Republic of Indonesia Number 178/U/2001 dated 21 November 2001 regarding Degrees and Titles of University Graduates.
The recognition of tourism as an independent discipline and the issuance of permit to establish Undergraduate (S1) Study Program with the Decree of Director General of Higher Education Number 2425/D/T/2008 dated 29 July 2008 and Decree of Rector of Udayana University Number 347A/H14/HK/2008 dated 27 September 2008 regarding the establishment of Faculty of Tourism of Udayana University. Today, Faculty of Tourism of Udayana University has three Study Programs, which are: 1) Diploma IV Program in Tourism; 2) Undergraduate (S1) Study Program in Tourism Destination; and 3) Undergraduate (S1) Study Program in Travel Industry. Alumni of Undergraduate (S1) Study Programs will hold the title of Bachelor of Tourism (S.Par).
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- Carrying out higher education by high quality, relevant and competent learning process consistent with market changes.
- Improving organizational management and leadership skills oriented toward high quality, professional and entrepreneurial services.
- Producing competent, professional, creative, nationally and internationally competitive, and high moral and noble culture-based ethical graduates.
- Developing researches and community services oriented toward stakeholders’ needs, so that the developed IPTEKS (Science and Technology) is consistent with the development of tourism.
- Creating cooperation with various parties domestically and internationally in sending teaching staffs and students to improve the quality of education and realizing independence in management and finance.
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