On Thursday, (13/1) Vocational College (SV) UGM visited Semarang Merchant Marine Polytechnic (PIP Semarang) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Director of PIP Semarang. At the same way with one of great programs of The President Joko Widodo about the development of marine’s highway and make Indonesia become the central of world’s maritime, through the community empowerment for underprivileged society of Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Republic of Indonesia, PIP Semarang has trusted to educate underprivileged youth in Central Java and Yogyakarta for the marine labor, collaborated with Vocational College UGM and Universitas Diponegoro to prepare candidates from each area.
On Friday (06/11) Vocational College (SV) and Faculty of Cultural Science (FIB) UGM held the signing contract extension of collaboration with Pacific Asia Society (PAS). PAS is an organization consists of students from several universities in Republic of Korea. This is the ninth year about the program which held every year since 9 years ago.
At least 27 Students of Republic Korea sent to Indonesia to learn and exchange about the Language, Arts, and Culture.
Supriadianto S.S., M.A., (the Head of Korean Language study program) said “In addition to participate the exchange program, the students were involved to social activities like visit the orphanage.”
Thursday (19/01), Jeonju Volunteer Center, the Republic of Korea visited Vocational College UGM (SV UGM) in order to enhance bilateral relations between the two institutions. Jeonju Volunteer Center is an organization doing social works focusing on children around the world. Composed of students from several universities in Korea, this organization every year visits on average 11 countries in Asia Pacific, including Indonesia.
Taking place at Vocational College UGM, there was Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing between Vocational College UGM represented by the Dean, Wikan Sakarinto, S.T., M.Sc., Ph.D. and Jeoju Volunteer Center represented by Prof. Lee Hye Sook on behalf of the President.