July 2019

THE Golden Age University Ranking Placed IPB University in Top 201–250

IPB University was positioned in Top 201–250 of Times Higher Education (THE) Golden Age University Ranking. THE applies 5 assessment categories: teaching (teaching, learning environment), research (amount, income, reputation), citations (research impact), international views (staff, students, researchers) and industry income (knowledge transfer). This proved IPB’s focus that does not solely concentrate on research and teaching, but also community service programs dissemination and innovation down–streaming. Read more >

IPB University and Netherlands Pioneered first Animal Logistics of Indonesia–Netherland Project

Faculty of Animal Science of IPB University and Dutch consortium (Nuffic, Maastricht School of Management, Wageningen University and Research, and Aeres Groep), recently launched ALIN (Animal Logistics of Indonesia–Netherlands) on July 7th, 2019. It aimed at optimizing use of Camara ships to improve livestock transportation systems efficiency and supply chain of domestic cattle, mainly from eastern Indonesia to consumers. Designed to meet animal welfare principles, Camara solved minimizing weight loss during transportation. Read more >

U.S. Ambassador Speaks at IPB Talk Special

The Excellency U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia—Joseph R. Donovan Jr. on July 8th, 2019 spoke at The IPB Talk on Complexity and Sustainability Sciences “Special Edition”, welcomed directly by Rector of IPB University—Dr. Arif Satria. Commemorating 70 years of Indonesia–U.S diplomatic cooperation, Prof. Karim Maredia and Dr. Hashini G. Dissanayake also lectured regarding biosafety and biotechnology. Opening of Summer Course between IPB Department of Agroindustrial Engineering and Villanova University was launched, too. Read more >

IPB University Researchers won 1st Prize of “World Federation of Science Journalist Award” in Switzerland

Dr. Berry Juliandi and Ms. Dyna Rochmyaningsih—researchers from Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, IPB University recently accomplished “World Federation of Science Journalist Award” on July 4th, 2019 in Switzerland. For a year, their activities as researchers in advocating study results to the government was covered by media before finalists’ assessment. Read more >