Published: 19 Mar 2024

On Friday, March 8, 2024President University (Presuniv) officially inaugurated the Off-Campus Study Program (Program Studi di Luar Kampus Utama or PSDKU) the Riau campus is located at Central Plaza, Jl. Jend. Ahmad Yani, Pekanbaru City, Riau,. The inauguration was conducted by the Rector of Presuniv, Handa S. Abidin, SH, L.LM, Ph.D. Present at the event were the Head of the Higher Education Service Institution (Lembaga Layanan Pendidikan Tinggi or LLDIKTI) for Region IV, Dr. M. Samsuri, S.Pd, MT, IPU, the Head of LLDIKTI for Region X, Afdalisma, SH, M.Pd., an Expert Staff in the field of Innovation from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, Technology, and Higher Education, Prof. Dr. Jony Oktavian Haryanto, and the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the President University Education Foundation (Yayasan Pendidikan Universitas Presiden or YPUP), Dr. Drs. Chandra Setiawan, MM, Ph.D., as well as several other guests. Also present were the Chairperson of the Peputra Manggala Nusantara Foundation (YPMN), Sabrina Putri Salim, and the mentors of YPMN, Sarkawi Lim and Mariyana.

            This Off-Campus Study Program campus is the result of collaboration between YPUP and YPMN. For the Pekanbaru Study Program campus, Presuniv offers two study programs (prodi), namely Informatics and Information Systems. The choice of these two programs aligns with the increasing demand for skilled professionals in the digital era. With the support of its facilities and curriculum, this new campus is expected to produce graduates who are not only proficient in technology but also possess critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and an innovative mindset. (JB Susetiyo, PR team. Report and Photos: Dani Lukman Hakim).