Agrotechnology Study Program, Sebelas Maret University, Surakarta (UNS) received Kampus Merdeka Competition Program (PKKM) Grant in 2021. PKKM is a program from the Directorate General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology, in implementing Merdeka Belajar Kampus Merdeka (MBKM). UNS pass three study programs that received PKKM grants in 2021, Agrotechnology Study Program, Mechanical Engineering Study Program, and Management Study Program. UNS was named the winner of the PKKM League I grant through the synergy of the three study programs. The PKKM Taskforce Team for the Agrotechnology Study Program, lead by Prof. Dr. Ir. Endang Yuniastuti, M.Si received PKKM grant funds worth 2.4 billion Rupiah (2021) for four activities:
1. National and International Collaboration
2. Strengthening Internships in Plantation Companies
3. Creation of New Entrepreneurs for Students and Alumni in Agriculture
4. Experiential Learning in Chili and Rojolele Rice Agribusiness Based on Smart Farming
Head of Agrotechnology Study Program, Dr. Ir. Parjanto, MP hopes that with this PKKM activity, the implementation of MBKM more optimal to increase the achievement of the Main Performance Indicators (IKU) of Higher Education. Congratulations to the entire academic society of the Agrotechnology Study Program. We hope the PKKM 2021 activities can run smoothly and the target of performance indicators achieved.
Agrotechnology UNS, Pioneer of Sustainable Agriculture!