As part of study tour agenda, Inovation, Alumnae, and Internasional Affairs of Universitas Mercu Buana (UMB) Jakarta visits Cooperation and International Affairs (CIA) Unviersitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta on Tuesday (15/1) in AR Fachruddin B building to learn more about the international affairs and other international units of UMY.

Dr. Dewi Nursaningrum, M.Si and Adriansyah, ST., MTI as the UMB’s lecturers met Mr. Eko Priyo Purnomo, M.Res., Ph.D and Yordan Gunawan, S.H.,MBA.,M.H, CIA UMY. This agenda starts with the presentation of UMY and continued by discussion. During the discussion, UMB was pointed out their willingness to collaborate with UMY by learning and sharing on International Program and Collaboration.

Dewi said that “the most challenging part to implement the International partnership is to have a reciprocal actions.”

The statement also agreed by Eko, yet he underlined that to build and maintaining the cornerstone would be the most difficult one, we have to have a desire to give more rather than take more for the first step. Both Eko and Yordan, they were sharing the struggle of UMY to be reputable University and its effort to obtain more mutual international cooperation.

As the last item of agenda, this meeting was closed by exchange of token of appreciation and University tour. (hna & mmi)