BANDUNG - This year Padjadjaran University (Unpad) entered its 61st year. Many of the constructive and productive things contributed by Unpad for the development of the country have been obtained through the continuous dedication and commitment of the entire Unpad Family.
In his address at the 61st Anniversary, Unpad rector Trihanggono Ahmad said, "With the Principal Scientific Pattern (PIP) which reads 'Bina Mulia Law and Environment in National Development' is a strong capital for all of us to continue to increase Unpad's contribution to our beloved country , Indonesia, in order to be more active in global relationships. "
"In line with the development of the era that has now entered the Industrial Revolution Era 4.0, that demanding a transformation and rapid changes in various aspects," he explained, Tuesday (09/18/2018).
So according to Trihanggono the commemoration ceremony of the 61st Anniversary this year is the right moment to contemplate and evaluate deeply all that has been done during the leadership relay at the University of Padjadjaran with the term Back to the Future: revitalization of the basic philosophy of Universitas Padjadjaran answering the challenges of the disruption era.
In the commemoration, Unpad gave awards to the Pangandaran Regent for its contribution to the development of distant class education and to the province of West Java who funding support for the development of Pangandaran Unpad.
"Pangandaran Regency provides gave an area of 32 hectares for the construction of the campus, while West Java Peprov assists funds amounting to Rp. 80 billion. So that Unpad gives special awards, "he said.
He also hopes that there will be other assistance for the development of education or building distant classes so that the opportunity for people to get higher education is easier and cheaper.
Present at the 61st Anniversary of Unpad Minister of Communication and Information Rudiantara and West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil. (jo)