BOGOR (13/3) – Located at the Main Meeting Room, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (FMIPA) Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), FMIPA received a visit from Fredrik Berggren, Project Administrator of Student Affairs & Academic Registry Division, International Office, Uppsala University, Sweden. Berggern’s visit, as a collaboration initiation of Uppsala University and FMIPA IPB, was received directly by the Dean of FMIPA: Dr. Sri Nurdiati, Vice Dean for Academic & Student Affairs: Dr. Kiagus Dahlan, Vice Dean for Resources, Cooperation & Development: Dr. Hamim and his assistant: Ir. Meuthia Rachmaniah, M.Sc.
The purpose of Berggern’s visit to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences is to introduce Uppsala University as well as to present the various forms of collaboration offered to be established with FMIPA IPB. In the field of education, in terms of student exchanges, Uppsala University has established exchanges with 500 foreign universities in 50 countries and collaborates with 3000 universities in research. Uppsala University collaborates internationally with other universities in education and research through three collaborative areas: Student / Staff Mobility, Initiation Grant and Strategic Collaboration.
About Uppsala University
Uppsala University was founded in 1477 and is the first university and is the oldest university still standing today in Sweden. Uppsala University has 9 faculties divided into 3 disciplines:
- The disciplinary domain of Arts and Social Sciences
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Social Sciences
- Faculty of Languages
- Faculty of Theology
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Educational Sciences
- The disciplinary domain of Medicine and Pharmacy
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- The disciplinary domain of Science and Technology
- Faculty of Science and Technology
It has over 40,000 students, providing 70 Undergraduate programs and 70 Master’s programs. Establish student exchange (incoming & outgoing) cooperation with 2600 students per year. Uppsalla University is one of the 100 best universities in the world’s 3 largest international rankings: Times Higher Education (THE), QS World University Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU / Shanghai).