PANGANDARAN- Padjajaran University (UNPAD) has opened Study Program outside the Main Campus (PSDKU) in Pangandaran Regency to encourage the development in West Java Regions, especially in the East Preanger.
Rector of UNPAD, Tri Hanggono Achmad said that the realization of PSDKU in Pangandaran is a form of cooperation between the local government and the Provincial Government of West Java.
"The land provided for the development is 30 ha located in Cintaru Village, Parigi Sub-district, Pangandaran Regency," Tri informed reporters on Monday (03/13).
He further explained that the construction process is still ongoing, and the lectures are temporarily conducted in Cikembulan region, Sidamulih Sub-district, Pangandaran Regency.
The learning activities have been started for two terms since the academic year of 2016/2017. There are opened 5 study programs namely Communication Studies, Business Administration, Fisheries Science, Animal Husbandry, and Nursing Science.
The establishment of UNPAD's Campus in Pangandaran is also aimed to develop the Geopark area in Cukang Teneuh, Pangandaran.
"We cooperate with Biofarma to develop this region. Inshaa Allah, the budget is unlimited," he informed. (Pun)