The University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) signed a three-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), a National University in Indonesia, on September 28, 2018 at the Office of the Chancellor in Quezon Hall, UP Diliman.
UPD was represented by Chancellor Prof. Michael L. Tan, while the Prof. Ir. Panut Mulyono represented UGM as their rector. The MOU aims to consolidate and develop academic cooperation and promote mutual understanding between the two universities.
UPD, through the UP College of Engineering and College of Science, and UGM agreed to develop and implement academic activities such as exchange of faculty, researchers and staff; exchange of students; collaborative research projects; lectures and symposia; exchange of academic information and materials; and other activities as future development warrant their discussion.
Present at the MOU signing were UP College of Engineering Dean Dr. Rizalinda L. De Leon; Dr. Khasani, faculty member from UGM; Dr. Indra Perdana, Manager of International Affairs in UGM; Mr. Agus Buana and Mr. Hidayat Zakaria from the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in the Republic of Philippines.
– written by Ma. Brida Lea D. Diola, photos by Vincent John U. Cabigao
Some photos during the MOU signing.