President University

Introduction

About President University

Where Tomorrow's Leaders Come Together

According to President University’s founder, Mr. Setyono Djuandi Darmono, President University was built for two reasons; to become a research and development center and to set a new benchmark in Indonesian higher education. The founders of President University laid down the foundation and ground work to ensure that President University will develop into a great institution of learning where students from all parts of the world can acquire knowledge and develop into useful, responsible citizens and future leaders.

President University is located in Jababeka Education Park in Kota Jababeka. It is surrounded by the Jababeka Industrial Estate with more than 1,500 national as well as multinational companies from 30 nations, such as Mulia, Unilever, Samsung, Mattel, ICI Paint, Kraft and others.

As an international standard university, not only are the classes conducted in English, but President University is equipped with an international standard curriculum which was made and developed by world-class academics. All courses, including the state mandatory courses, are conducted in English. Students will speak, write, learn and think in English, the Global Language of today.

Vision

To be a world class university that produces leaders in their fields and communities.

Mission

To educate future generations through the transfer of skills and knowledge in order to build character and wisdom.

THE HISTORY

The conceptual plan of President University was first formulated in September 1997 by Mr. S. D. Darmono, the President Director of PT Jababeka Tbk. and Prof. Donald W. Watts, who was the President of Bond University, Queensland and Vice Chancellor of Curtin University, Western Australia. The goal of their proposed University was to create an institution of learning which would prepare future leaders of industry and society by giving them the skills and experience necessary to excel upon graduation.

The university officially began in 2001, offering a Bachelor of Engineering degree. At that time, the institution was called the School of Engineering based in Cikarang, Bekasi. On 16 April 2004, the Ministry of Education granted President University official status as a full fledged university.

Although still a young University, President University (PresUniv) is growing at a tremendous rate every year. There are now around 3,500 students attending President University from Indonesia as well as many other countries. President University has expanded its course offerings and now offers 32 different majors in subjects ranging from Industrial Engineering to Public Relations.

President University is located in Jababeka Education Park in Kota Jababeka, surrounded by Jababeka Industrial Estate with more than 1,500 national as well as multinational companies such as Unilever, Mattel, Samsung, Mulia, ICI Paints, and others. It’s location also allows students to make use of world-class facilities such as the Jababeka Golf & Country Club and the President Executive Club.

The First Supercity in Indonesia

Kota Jababeka Home of President University

Kota Jababeka lies 35 kilometer east of Jakarta’s Central Business District and covers the Cikarang area, which is part of the Bekasi regency. The regency of Bekasi covers a total area of 150,000 hectares and shares borders with regency of Karawang in the east, Bogor in the south and Jakarta in the West. The Java Sea lies to the north of the Bekasi regency.

Kota Jababeka can be conveniently accessed from the Bekasi-Cikampek toll-road (highway) and is served by the Cikarang Barat & Lemahabang kilometer 31 toll gate (exit toll road at kilometer 28). Commuting time between Kota Jababeka and central Jakarta by car is approximately 1 – 1,5 hours.

Kota Jababeka is a mature township development, of which approximately 60% has been developed out of a total of 5,600 hectares of land area. It is a self-contained industry-based township that is home to more than 1,650 local and multinational companies from over 30 countries, such as The United States, Japan, France, The United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Australia, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, and numerous others. Kota Jababeka has industrial, residential and commercial developments, a public transportation network, shopping, leisure and entertainment establishments, as well as a dry port, power plants, two water treatment plants, two waste water treatment plants and numerous other facilities.

Spotlight and Fact

  1. The biggest industrial estate in South East Asia
  2. Kota Jababeka covers total area of 5600 hectares
  3. Supercity and fully integrated township
  4. One of the world’s most livable cities
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The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) enables students to gain a solid foundation in areas such as information architecture, information quality assurance, usability, IT governance, information systems management, IT project management, user experience design, IT documentation/technical writing and communication, distributed information systems, data management, and mobile information systems. The Master in Information Technology (MSIT) program comprises 38 credits (including Thesis) which could be accomplished in 4 semesters (1 semester equals to 4 months). You can complete your Masters Degree within 16 months. [+]

Innovative Step to Technology Advancement The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) enables students to gain a solid foundation in areas such as information architecture, information quality assurance, usability, IT governance, information systems management, IT project management, user experience design, IT documentation/technical writing and communication, distributed information systems, data management, and mobile information systems. The Master in Information Technology (MSIT) program comprises 38 credits (including Thesis) which could be accomplished in 4 semesters (1 semester equals to 4 months). You can complete your Masters Degree within 16 months. Below is a guide to the number of credits in the Master of Science in Information Technology. Data Quality 3 credits Software Development Methodology 3 credits Distributed Systems 3 credits Machine Learning 3 credits Security System 3 credits Computer Vision 3 credits Information Retrieval Systems 3 credits Analysis of Algorithms 3 credits Seminar 2 credits Research Methodology 2 credits Data Mining 2 credits Information Extraction 2 credits Modelling and Simulation 2 credits Enterprise Resource Planning 2 credits Vision In 2018, becomes a leading of Information Technology graduate education in Indonesia, able to compete globally and actively support the industries. Mission To administer high quality learning process in Information Technology science and technology. To conduct high quality research and development in Information Technology science and technology, especially focus on support for industries To advocate and endorse Information Technology in community empowerment. To cooperate with industries, privates, government and other institutions in implementing the Information Technology’s MSIT Concentration Business Intelligence IT for Industry MSIT Graduate Attributes The graduates of MSIT program are expected to possess the following attributes: Innovators. Able to contribute expertise to the development of Information Technology in relevant industries. Problem Solvers. Able to utilize systematic and logic approaches to solve IT-related problems in dynamic working environments. You can learn more about specific admission requirements for The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) by completing the form to request free information. [-]