For the first time in the 36-year course of history of the Indonesian Open University or Universitas Terbuka (UT), the graduation ceremony was performed in the internet online, on Tuesday (21/7/2020).
Indonesia Open University or Universitas Terbuka (UT) is an educational institution which focuses on the development of Open and Distance Higher Education (ODHE) or Pendidikan Tinggi Terbuka and Jarak Jauh (PTTJJ) and will celebrate its 36th anniversary on 4 September 2020. UT confidently steps forward to serve for the advancement of Indonesia’s higher education.
In order to improve e-learning capacity in higher education in ASEAN, Korea Education and Research Information Service (KERIS) visited Indonesia Open University or Universitas Terbuka (UT) for a dialog with a number of officials in UT Head Office at Rectorate Building, Monday (2/12/2019).
In a series of activities at the International Seminar on Business, Economics, Social Science and Technology (ISBEST 2nd) organized on 23-24 October 2019, the semifinal Competition of Public Sector Innovation (COPSI 1st) 2019 was successfully held at Wisma 2, on Wednesday (23/10/2019).
Rapid development in economy, business and society due to the rise of digital technology has changed the structures of conventional economy, business and social systems. This condition gives the birth of Society 5.0 which has been present along with the Industrial Revolution 4.0 Era which is centralized in digital information and data.
In performing research development and enhancing cooperation among the members of Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU), again this year, Indonesia Open University (UT) hosted AAOU Exchange Fellowship Program (EFP) 2019. The staff elected for the current program is Dr. Jayson O. Madayag of Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University, the Philippines.
For the purpose of building preparedness culture in dealing with disaster, Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) of Indonesian Open University (UT) held an Annual National Seminar of Mathematics, Sciences, and Technology, which is on “the Roles of Mathematics, Sciences, and Technology in Disasters”.