January 26, 2019

IPB News Update – FEBRUARY 2018

Dr. Arif Satria has been Officially Inaugurated as the Rector of IPB for the Period of 2017-2022

The Board of Trustees of Bogor Agricultural University has officially inaugurated Dr. Arif Satria as the Rector of IPB for period 2017-2022 to replace Prof. Dr. Herry Suhardiyanto who was served as rector for two periods. Many achievements have been obtained by IPB during Prof. Herry’s leadership period and he was fortunate to hope and to expect that Dr. Arif Satria will continue the efforts in making IPB greater. During his speech, Prof. Herry stated his hope in making IPB as a leading university which prioritizes high quality education with broad access and produces useful innovations for our people and nation. Read more >>


IPB Working Performance Was Ranked the Best in Indonesia

Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) has recorded another achievement. Rector of IPB, Dr. Arif Satria received the award from the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia (Kemenristekdikti) RI for the achievement of IPB as the Best State University in Indonesia. IPB has been ranked as the best State University Legal Entity (PTN-BH) in its Program and State University (PTN) Budget Implementation, based on its Annual Report which was submitted and was reported in the closing at the National Working Meeting 2018 held in Medan, on 17 January 2018. Read more >>


IPB Researcher Received IFBA’s 2017 Biosafety Heroes Award

Another achievement was made by Dr. Diah Iskandriati, DVM, from Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Bogor Agricultural University (FKH IPB). Dr. Diah won the Biosafety Heroes Awards 2017 which is organized by the International Federation of Biosafety Association (IFBA). Biosafety Heroes serves as role models, showing others that each individual is important and can contribute to the global fight against infectious diseases. Nominees preference was given to individuals who operate in an environment where biosafety funds are limited, and/or where the importance of biosafety is not fully appreciated. Read more >>


IPB Department of Agribusiness Initiated International Summer Course on Oil Palm Cultivation

The Department of Agribusiness of the Faculty of Economics and Management, Bogor Agricultural University (FEM IPB), organized the summer course with the support from Kantor Kerja Sama dan Program Internasional (KSPI Office of the International and Cooperation Program) of IPB and Asian Agri. The venue of the course is the Rabuan Room in FEM IPB on 7-16 November 2017. The theme of the event is “Inclusive and Sustainable Agribusiness: Oil Palm”. The event is participated by 16 participants from 6 countries. Read more >>


IPB Department of Management Launched Small and Medium Enterprises Themed International Summer Course

The International Summer Course Indonesian Small and Medium Enterprises (UKM) management has been designed to be a special short course program to enhance the knowledge, skills and competencies of Small Scale and Medium Enterprises (SsME) particularly in the management of the Agricultural Products. The event was carried out on 6-17 August 2017. Read more >>


IPB Delegates Brought Home Prestigious Trophies at The Plant Protection Olympiad 2017

Four teams of IPB students has successfully brought back the prestigious trophies from 2017 Plant Protection Olympiad (PPO) which was held by the Association of Plant Protection of Faculty of Agriculture, Brawijaya University in Malang, 23 August 2017. IPB sent 9 delegates who were divided into 5 teams in which 3 teams participated on essay contest and 2 teams participated on the aforementioned prestigious contest. Read more >>

 


IPB Department of Biology & Kasetsart University (Thailand) Dispatched Students Exchange Program

In the second year of cooperation, Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (FMIPA) IPB dispatched some of its students to Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University (KU), Bangkok, Thailand for Student Exchange Program which was held from 1 August – 31 August 2017. The current Students Exchange Program is more focused on lectures about research programs for thesis writing and seminars about critical steps for a successful research: research proposal and scientific writing of the research results. Read more >>


IPB Sciencepreneur Team as Second Winner at International Marketing Debate

A group IPB students has made successful achievement in a national competition. This time, the Sciencepreneur team of IPB was proclaimed to be the 2nd winner of marketing debate competition among students from all over Indonesia in the Marketing Competition, International Marketing Community of Binus (IMCB) Day 2017, held by IMCB, on 11-13 December 2017, at Binus University, Jakarta. Read more >>

 


IPB Student Created Android App to Preserve Local Culture and Environmental Learning

Muhammad Murtadha Ramadhan, a student of Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and his team created educational application as the media for environmental and cultural learning using Augmented Reality Technology, just like the technology used in Pokemon Go Games. This application uses two-dimensional card which can be scanned through android device. The image on the card will appear on mobile phone screen in three-dimensional form which will be an interesting media for children to learn about environment and culture. Read more >>