Wednesday (20/02/2019) – Total eight students of UIB go to Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM) for taking credit transfer program for one semester. Six of them; Alvin Matthew Pratama (1731092), Bill Delvin (1731055), Cindy Adonia Gunawan (1731119), Derick (1731072), Jimmy Chandra (1731075), Vincent Eng (1731091) will study at Faculty of Information and Communication Technology majoring in Software Developmnet while the other two, Fiona (1721009), and Sari Tilawah (1721005) will study at Faculty of Electronics and Computer Engineering majoring in Electronics Engineering.
On Thursday February 14th, 2019 the official departure ceremony was held in UIB Meeting room attended by Dr.Meiliana (UIB Vice President for Academics Affairs), Dr.Hepy Hefri Ariyanto (Vice President for Students and Collaboration Affairs), Dr.-Ing Sabariman (Dean of Faculty of Industrial Technology), Ni’matul Ma’muriah,M.Eng (Head of Electrical Engineering) Dr.Hendi Sama (Dean of Faculty of Computer Science) Rahmi Ayunda,S.H and Theodesia Lady Pratiwi,S.Pd.,M.Hum (UIB International Office). On the official departure ceremony, Dr.-Ing Sabariman congratulate all the students for their accomplishment to study overseas and leave message to all students to study hard, and give all their best there. While on the same moment Dr.Meiliana gave messages to all students to pay a good attention to all lesson learned while join the program. Take all the good and positive things that are obtained during the program as a lesson that can be shared to family and friends when return to Indonesia later.
“All of the students wil study in UTeM for one semester. Started from February 25th until June 9th 2019. This is not the first time both UTeM and UIB send their students to join credit transfer program. For the last semester, 10 students from UTeM took credit transfer program in UIB and already finished their one semester program in UIB on January 11th and back to Malaysia on January 14th 2019.” Said Ms.Rahmi from UIB International Relation Office.
Universitas Internasional Batam (UIB) as one of the best universities in Riau Islands Province continues to strive and improve its quality and competitiveness. One of the efforts to implement this is by encourage and facilitate students to experience study overseas.