Research Institute and Community Service (RICS)

(In Indonesian: Lembaga Riset dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat / LRPM).

LRPM (Lembaga Riset dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat) or Research Institute and Community Service (RICS) of President University is established based on the SK Rektor Nomor: 021/R//SK/PU/10 dan SK Ketua Yayasan Pendidikan Universitas Presiden No: 034/SK/YPUP/ES/X/2013.

It is a part of academic units that carry out the most basic tasks and functions of universities in the fields of research and community service.

RICS has the task for coordinating and documenting the implementation of research and community service activities running by faculty and students, as well as participate in seeking the administrative control and resources required for those activities.

Interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary research activities and community services could be performed by some existed research centers or those that are going to be established at the faculty or university, whereas that is one disciplinary are conducted by each of study program. All these activities should be neatly channeled through the RICS / LRPM of President University.

Values which we uphold

  • 1Honest and integrity
  • 2Hard work and sacrificing
  • 3Sincere and not looking for self-advantages or group profits
  • 4Discipline and punctual
  • 5Transparent and fair

President University Professional Development Centre

President University Professional Development Center (PU - PDC) is a unit under President University. It specializes in providing executives, managers, employees, students, and the general public opportunities for professional advancement through further education.

PU – PDC believes that people and institutions will invest in opportunities that would improve their competencies and capabilities as part of their desire for life-long learning. Therefore PU - PDC is here to provide the learning space for growth and development, in tandem with the higher education academic system through President University, and experts in various fields such as business management, information technology (IT), entrepreneurship, and sciences. PU - PDC offers short courses for advancement, certifications, executive development program, skills preparation for students, and a program for learning English and non-English languages.

PU – PDC is supported by President University’s finest academics, and consulting partners, domestic and overseas. Lectures are highly interactive and are backed up by knowledge of the latest information trends and research.

PU - PDC Value Proposition



Program offerings are benchmarked against contemporary or emerging research, and against the program of the best universities in the world. This enables up to date knowledge acquisition and synchronized, global learning pathways.

Cost Effective

Programs can be delivered in-house allowing more staff to attend the courses, and afford convenience.


Program offerings can be adopted to cater to the organization’s competency needs and requirements.

What We Offer: Short Courses, Training, Seminars, and Competency Development in the following areas:

  • 1Innovation and Leadership
  • 2Management of Our Times
  • 3Information and IT Management
  • 4Marketing in a Digitized World
  • 5Communicating for Impact
  • 6Human Resources Management, and Occupational Safety and Health
  • 7Leading an Education Business
  • 8Up skilling for Employability
  • 9Business English and Other Languages Up skilling
  • 10PresUniv In-house English Language Up skilling
  • 11Executive Development Program