Universitas Negeri Padang was the support of the Governor of West Sumatra, Irwan Prayitno organize sharing experience with the theme “Strategic Steps Towards the State Universities Legal Entities (PTN-BH)”, Wednesday (January, 2019). The event took place in the auditorium of the UNP, Air Tawar, Prof. Hamka Street which followed by 500 participants, and attended by the Rector of UNP, Vice-Rector, and the leader of universities and faculties, senate, professors, lectures, and education staff of UNP.
The Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri presented the Rector of UI, Prof. Dr. Ir. Muhammad Anis, M.Met wants to transform the journeys of Universitas Indonesia from PTN-Satker became PTN-BH.
The Rector of UI was aimed to share the explanation tips and tricks to get and manage the universities PTN-BH. Meanwhile, during a meeting with Rector UI, Prof. Muhammad Anis also discusses how to manage the autonomy of the universities, Financial Management of PTN-BH and strategy to be part of PTN-BH.
In addition, Prof. Muhammad Anis also shared his experienced on how he led a university and to develop global cooperation with many of the world’s top universities. The Presence of Prof. Muhammad Anis in Auditorium UNP, Wednesday (January, 2019) it also from the invitation of Rector UNP and The Governor of West Sumatra Irwan Prayitno as alumni of UI. Meanwhile, Rector of UI, Prof. Muhammad Anis was not only a special guest for the UNP but also for the Governor of West Sumatra, Irwan Prayitno.
The Rector of UI, Prof. Muhammad Anis also received a warm welcomed form the Regional Police Chief West Sumatra Drs. Fakhrizal, M.Hum. On the other hand, Irwan Prayitno, Prof. Ganefri, Vice-Rector and several Deans of Faculty of UNP also attended the luncheon in one of the restaurants in Padang.
Furthermore, after greeting from The Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri and The Governor of West Sumatra, Irwan Prayitno, Prof. Muhammad Anis explained his project with titles “Transformation of UI from PTN-Satker became PTN law firm which is grounded in the law PP No. 26 of 2015 concerning the form and funding mechanism of PTN-BH”
In his speech, Prof. Muhammad Anis said that the regulation of PTN is to manage its own program, methods, finance, time and space to other things will be more effective and efficient in accordance the strategic aspects of the government. Meanwhile, the autonomy of the non-academic is to develop a variety of every asset to support the activities of Tridharma Perguruan Tinggi like the establishment of the business unit.
Moreover, the development of these assets is not only for commercialization, but also to support PTN’s mission. On the other hand, Prof. Muhammad Anis also said that many state universities hope that status of certificate BH make the PTN became the research university. (Public Relations of UNP/Translated by: Siti Sarah)