Strengthening Educational Ties: SGU and IPEKA Christian School Foster Collaborative Bonds

Strengthening Educational Ties: SGU and IPEKA Christian School Foster Collaborative Bonds

Monday, February 5, 2024 – Swiss German University (SGU) and IPEKA Christian School reaffirmed their commitment to fostering educational collaboration, marking a significant milestone in their long standing partnership. The recent visit from SGU’s esteemed representatives aimed to nurture and fortify the bond between these two venerable institutions, setting the stage for an even more fruitful collaboration in the academic year of 2024/2025.

Led by the distinguished SGU Rector, Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Samuel P. Kusumocahyo, and accompanied by key figures such as Vice Rector Non-Academic Dr. Nila Krisnawati Hidayat, SE., MM, Dean Faculty of Life Sciences and Technology Dr. Hery Sutanto, S.Si., M.Si, Dean Faculty of Business and Communications Dr. Ir. Yosman Bustaman, M.Buss, and Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology Dr. Maulahikmah Galinium, S.Kom., M.Sc. SGU’s delegation engaged in fruitful discussions with IPEKA’s leadership, including Pak Handjodjo as President Director, Ibu Ester as National School Director, Ibu Uli as head of the curriculum, and Ibu Olive as the head of the pathway to university.

The synergy between SGU and IPEKA has been dynamic, encompassing a wide array of collaborative endeavors ranging from knowledge exchange to joint projects. The meeting not only reinforced the existing partnership but also paved the way for new opportunities. One such opportunity includes scholarships for IPEKA’s teachers to pursue master’s programs at SGU, enriching their expertise and enhancing the quality of education offered at the institution. Moreover, SGU will provide support in the area of university counseling at IPEKA, ensuring students have access to comprehensive guidance on international pathways and credit recognition.

The participation of key stakeholders from both institutions underscores the shared commitment to advancing educational standards and creating meaningful opportunities for students and educators. By synergizing their efforts, SGU and IPEKA aspire to elevate the educational landscape, fostering a culture of academic excellence and innovation.

This collaborative endeavor between SGU and IPEKA exemplifies the power of partnership in driving positive change within the education sector, ultimately empowering individuals and communities through knowledge and learning. As they embark on this journey together, both institutions remain steadfast in their dedication to shaping the future of education and nurturing the next generation of leaders.

About Swiss German University

SWISS GERMAN UNIVERSITY (SGU) was established in 2000 as a joint effort between Indonesia, Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. We are the pioneer in offering international curricula in Indonesia. Qualified students can graduate with a Double Degree from Indonesia and Germany, which SGU provides in cooperation with partner universities; surely a valuable tool for your future careers. Ever since its establishment, SGU has been dedicated to delivering quality education in line with international standards and aims to develop skilled professionals who meet the demands of the industry. In order to achieve its objectives, SGU offers quality-oriented learning through 16 Bachelor‘s Degree Programs and 6 Master’s Degree Programs ranging from Engineering, Information Technology, and Business to Life Sciences and Social Sciences. Furthermore, with small class sizes, and with English as the medium of instruction, you can look forward to pursuing your tertiary education and degree with full confidence.