VP Urges Open University to Continue Improving Quality, Innovation

By : Nata Kesuma | Tuesday, September 07 2021 - 03:23 IWST

Vice President Ma’ruf Amin (Photo: BPMI)
Vice President Ma’ruf Amin (Photo: BPMI)

INDUSTRY.co.id - The Open University should continue to improve quality and create innovation in producing graduates who can face various challenges and grab any opportunities in changing times, Vice President Ma’ruf Amin has said.

“I call on the Open University to continue improving its quality and innovation in following the advances in information technology and to establish cooperation and collaboration with the business sector and industry, research institutions, and other universities in preparing superior human resources in the 4.0 era that are globally competitive with the national characters,” Ma’ruf said at the 37th Anniversary of the Open University, Saturday (4/9).

On that occasion, Ma’ruf also expressed appreciation to the university which has consistently provided affordable and flexible higher education services for people throughout the country for almost four decades.

“Let me express a high appreciation to the Open University as a pioneer in distance learning at the higher level,” he said.

The Vice President also urged the entire Open University academic community to work together with the public and the Government to accelerate the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as to boost the national economic recovery for a better Indonesia.

“Congratulations on the 37th Anniversary. Always be at the forefront of distance learning innovation. Happy birthday to Open University. Keep doing real work in realizing a resilient Indonesia, and advancing Indonesia,” he remarked.

 

News Comment

Today's Industry

GoTo is a blend of Gojek and Tokopedia. (Photo: republika.co.id)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 19:35 WIB

GoPay's Dominance Drives Consistency in GOTO's Financial Business Segment Growth

The financial services business segment, namely GoTo Financial owned by PT GoTo Gojek Tokopedia Tbk (GOTO), recorded impressive business growth consistency. This is reflected in GoPay's dominance…

The President Director of PT Honeywell Indonesia, Roy Kosashi, clarified many kind of leading technology for Indonesia’s New Capital City, in Jakarta on Tuesday (29/11/2022). (Photo: PT Honeywell Indonesia)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 19:28 WIB

Honeywell Ready to Support Indonesia’s New Capital City with Sustainability Technologies and Solutions

Honeywell announced today that it is Ready Now to support the Nusantara Capital Authority (OIKN) in realizing their goal of making a sustainable and smart forest city. OIKN is the government…

Gibu Mathew, Vice President and General Manager in Asia-Pacific (APAC) in Zoho Corp. (special)

Rabu, 30 November 2022 - 11:22 WIB

How to Make SaaS Work for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Southeast Asia's digital transformation has been impressive as the region is now poised to reach a projected digital economy worth USD360 billion by 2025. With digitalisation, the region bore…

PT Dharma Polimetal ("Dharma Group") Triputra Group automotive component manufacturing company.

Senin, 28 November 2022 - 12:15 WIB

DRMA Remains Optimistic 2023 Automotive Still Rises, Targets Sales Up 20%

PT Dharma Polimetal Tbk (“DRMA”), a listed company engaged in automotive component manufacturing business sees the prospects for the automotive business in 2023 will still remain promising.…

Alvara Research

Sabtu, 26 November 2022 - 06:20 WIB

Turnover Rises High, Culinary MSMEs No Problem Paying OFD Platform Commissions

Online food delivery (OFD) services have accelerated the growth of food and beverage (F&B) MSMEs in Indonesia by 1.9 times faster compared to offline sales. OFD platforms enable MSMEs to have…