Faculty of Engineering Universitas Negeri Padang are supposed to focus on vocational education in the future. The existence the strategic is expected to realize the target of the ministry of research, technology, and higher education.The strategic is to make UNP become the center of the development vocational education university outside of java.
On Friday (11/1/2019), Universitas Negeri Padang, Vice-Rector UNP, Prof. Yunia Wardi (Vice-Rector I) and Prof. Ardipal (Vice-Rector III) are very welcomed for the arrival of student SEA-Teacher and Seavet from Philippines and Thailand. The arrival of the international student was greeted with great joy and warm from the Universitas Negeri Padang. The welcoming of fourteen foreign students who participate in SEA-Teacher was held in the senate meeting room of the rectorate building of UNP.
As many as 24 students from Universitas Negeri Padang (UNP) from various faculties were participated in the Seateacher and Seatvet student exchange program in two of Asean countries, namely the Philippines and Thailand. During the next one month, the students will carry out teaching practice activities (Seateacher), internship experience (Seatvet), and also cultural exchanges.
Exclusive Interview with the Executive Board of the Indo Pacific Study Center: We Encourage UNP to World Class Universities
Within three months, the existence of the Indo Pacific Study Center of Universitas Negeri Padang (UNP) which chaired by Yetti Zainil, Ph.D (as Chairwoman) and Azmi Fitrisia, Ph.D (as Secretary) has stepped forward and successfully to hold general lecture with the Japanese ambassador in Indonesia. It was the first real contribution of the Indo-Pacific Studies Center of UNP in the framework of establishing Indonesian Economic Cooperation with Indo-Pacific Countries.