BANDUNG-To improve the HR in field of railways, Ministry of Technology Research and Higher Education (Kemenristek Dikti) prepares a number of public polytechnic open study program (Prodi) in field of railways in 2017.
Education and Student Director General of Ministry of Technology Research and Higher Education Paristiyanti Nurwardani said that currently it is being drafted to encourage the railways study program in some polytechnics.
"Targeted in 2017 there were two Public Polytechnic which opened the railway study program, "he said in Bandung on Wednesday (2/11).
The Opening of department of the railways, he said is a breakthrough to strengthen and finalize HR readiness of the railways in Indonesia.
"Currently human resources in railways still have not its particular program and Polytechnic is the appropriate institution so the preparation of railways human resources will be integrated and synergies, "he said.
Ministry of Technology Research and Higher Education has signed a cooperation with China related to railway development programs. He would facilitate Indonesian students do student exchange with China either for magister program or doctoral.
"We're going to a synergy with railway companies and also transportation, and the curriculum is also being discussed cooperate with China. China is chosen because the country has succeeded in developing railways transportation, "he said. jo