Archiving Wayang, Sustaining Culture

Archiving Wayang, Sustaining Culture

National University of Singapore (NUS) and Faculty of Cultural Sciences UGM launched Contemporary Wayang Archive (CWA) in the Faculty of Cultural Science’s Auditorium on Saturday (25/2). The launch of the website was attended by professional wayang (shadow puppet) masters, such as Ki Enthus Susmono, Ki Jlintheng Suparman, Ki Nanang Hape, K ...

MAPAGAMA Ready to Explore Karst Area in Thailand

MAPAGAMA Ready to Explore Karst Area in Thailand

Universitas Gadjah Mada’s students joining nature enthusiast group (MAPAGAMA) prepared themselves to explore the caves in the Province of Satun in Thailand in a project named as UGM International Expedition (UIE) IV “Under The Sacred Land” in May 2017.Chairman of the project, Naufal Ahmad Dwijadiputra, said this ...

Inventors Need to Think of Legal Aspect of Engineering

Inventors Need to Think of Legal Aspect of Engineering

In the past few years, Indonesian people have made creative innovations that are acknowledged in the world. But, intellectual property right issue has yet to be considered by these inventors. As a matter of fact, understanding the legal aspect is very important to the product development in the future. Vice-Rector of UGM for Cooperation ...

Global Economic Risk Still High

Global Economic Risk Still High

World economy has shown growth as seen in the increased price of commodities. This also happens in Indonesia with better economic condition. “Indonesia economy is improving, supported by domestic demands that are still strong and increased exports and investments,” said Deputy Governor of Bank of Indonesia, Perry Warjiyo, Ph.D., on F ...

UGM - Defence University Collaborate in Defence Technology Development

UGM - Defence University Collaborate in Defence Technology Development

Universitas Pertahanan (Unhan) or Indonesian Defense University has established a cooperation with Universitas Gadjah Mada in terms of defence technology research development. Signing of the cooperation agreement was done between Rector of UGM and Rector of Unhan in the conference room at UGM main office on Friday (24/2). Rector of UGM, ...

UGM Students Win Medical Competitions

UGM Students Win Medical Competitions

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) medical students have gained victories during the 10th Scientific Atmosphere (SA) and awards in the Bali Health Student Conference (BHSC) held at Universitas Udayana, Bali, from 16-19 February 2017. In the SA competition, the UGM nursing programme delegates won the first place award in the p ...

UGM and Bank of Indonesia Increase Collaboration

UGM and Bank of Indonesia Increase Collaboration

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) and Bank Indonesia (BI) have agreed to enhance cooperation by extending their collaborations in education, research, and community service. Signing of cooperation agreement was done by Rector of UGM, Prof. Ir. Dwikorita Karnawati, M.Sc., Ph.D., and Deputy Governor of Bank of Indonesia, Perry Warjiyo, Ph.D., ...

Tourism Development Planning Needs to be Prioritised

Tourism Development Planning Needs to be Prioritised

Sustainable tourism planning is the maximum fulfillment of tourist requirement that does not ignore the interest of the destination and the future of the environment. Thus, natural environment and its sustainability needs to be taken care of and protected in order that the biodiversities can sustain. This was said by Prof. Dr. Helmut F. ...

Gaining Benefits from Innovative Academy

Gaining Benefits from Innovative Academy

The Innovative Academy programme has resulted in real outcomes. The Innovative Academy was developed by the Directorate of Business Development and Incubation UGM in cooperation with KIBAR as a business incubator that is based on technology. Innovative Academy aims at encouraging UGM students to create useful startup technology that gives soluti ...

Finding Solution to Problems in Egg Laying Chicken Farming

Finding Solution to Problems in Egg Laying Chicken Farming

Faculty of Animal Sciences UGM hosted National Meeting between government, breeders, and association of breeders of layer chickens on Thursday (23/2) at Faculty of Animal Sciences UGM. Dean of Faculty of Animal Sciences UGM, Prof. Dr. Ir. Ali Agus, DAA, DEA., said this event was run to respond to the depression that has been experienced by layer ...