September 2019

IPB University Placed 1st in Ministry’s Science & Technology Index (SINTA) Award

IPB University won the 1st place at the “2019 Science and Technology Index (SINTA) Award” held by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Republic of Indonesia on September 12th, 2019 in Jakarta. Until 2019, IPB University has produced 469 patents, of which 157 have been granted. Concrete incentive system by government, industrial support and other stakeholders’ assistances in research products’ commercialization are necessities in this regard. Read more >

“Widyapadhi” and “Widyakridha” Award for IPB University’s Research & Community Service Contribution

IPB University was recently granted “Widyapadhi” and “Widyakridha” during the “2019 Science and Technology Award” held by Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Republic of Indonesia on August 25th-28th, 2019 in Bali, Indonesia. Widyapadhi aims to appreciate tertiary institutions in building innovation systems through strengthening policies, institutions, resources and innovation networks; whilst “Widyakridha” is granted for those dedicating and contributing in driving and developing innovation within society. Read more >

Rector of Wageningen–UR at IPB University 56th Dies Natalis

Rector of Wageningen University and Research—Prof. Arthur P. J. Mol orated during Open Assembly Commemorating 56th Dies Natalis of IPB University on September 9th, 2019 in Bogor, Indonesia. Themed “Creating Excellent Innovation Ecosystem: Role of Traditional Knowledge and Frontiers Technology”, Prof. Mol elaborated about “Dutch Diamond Approach”. Rector of IPB University—Dr. Arif Satria emphasized inspiration-innovation-integrity unity importance for great contributions—hence, MoU signing between two parties was held during this honorable occasion. Read more >

IPB University as Runner-up at 2019 National Student Scientific Competition 

IPB University student accomplished 2nd place in the “32nd National Student Scientific Competition” held by Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education on August 27th–30th, 2019 in Bali, Indonesia. Total 23 IPB teams—the 2nd largest number of Student Creativity Program teams this year—won 6 Golden Prizes, 3 Silver Prizes and 3 Bronze Prizes; competing with 3,621 proposals from 70 public and 56 private universities throughout Indonesia. Read more >

IPB Vocational School Student Choir Brought Home Gold Medal

D’Voice—IPB Vocational School student choir team brought home gold medal (Mixed Choir category) at the “2019 International Choir Festival Penabur” on September 7th, 2019 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Competing with Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, the Philippines and Japan, D’Voice once again won before previous winning strikes in Bandung (Indonesia) and Prague (Czech Republic). They currently are preparing for upcoming big competition in Poland on November 2019. Read more >