On Tuesday (10/5), Vocational College UGM (SV UGM) held Gathering Event with Partner Companies. At the same time, Job Fair and Career Expo is held by Vocational Development Center (an internal unit of Vocational College) in GSP UGM. It took two days on 10-11 May 2016. There were at least 49 National and Multinational Companies took part in the Gathering Event.
Vice Dean for Research, Community Empowerment, and Partnership of Vocational College UGM, Maun Budiyanto, S.T., M.T., explained that this event aimed at promoting Vocational College UGM to companies for mutual partnership.
Ma’un also said that the result of Tracer Study of Vocational College UGM in 2015 showed the average waiting period for graduates of Vocational College UGM to get the job is 1 – 2 months after graduating.
“It makes us proud but also challenges us to always give the best to our graduates so that they do not need longer time to get their expected job,” Maun says.
As the representative of Institutions/Companies attending the Gathering Event, Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI), which has been holding mutual partnership with Vocational College UGM in years, gave positive response to the attempts made by Vocational College UGM in order to maintain its partnership with other institutions.