After achieving a certificate of international accreditation AUN-QA on December 2011 and became the first Biology Department in ASEAN to achieve this Accreditation, Faculty of biology is now proposing the international accreditation (Accreditation Agency for ASIIN Degree Programs in Engineering, Informatics/Computer Science, the Natural Sciences and Mathematics). In 2018, Master program in Biology will also be proposing international accreditation AUN-QA and the program will become the first program in Indonesia to receive the AUN-QA certification, as Biology Faculty Dean Dr. Budi Setyadi Daryono, M.Agr.Sc. said in the MATALABIOGAMA anniversary celebration (9/10) at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Biology. He also explained that the vision of the Faculty of Biology is to maintain, utilize, and also preserve the tropical biodiversity in particular.
Around 200 world experts present in The 5th International Conference on Biological Science (ICBS) 2017, a conference held by Biology Faculty, from 15 to 16 of September 2017 at East Parck Hotel Yogyakarta. This biannual event is attended by participants from seven countries in the world such as Japan, Sweden, Germany, Netherland, Australia, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Opening remarks has been delivered directly by Rector Prof. IR. Panut Mulyono, M. Eng., D. Eng.
“Biology has a significant contribution in the economic development. I hope that through this Conference, UGM can eventually expand new biology research and biological technologies that are beneficial to human life, “he said.
BULAKSUMUR —MATALABIOGAMA celebrates its 43 years old on October 5. In the celebration, the organization that focuses on the support the natural life of the community and the nature sustainability of this nature organizes seminar entitled “Biology and Conservation-Based Management of Natural Resources in Tropics”, in the Auditorium of the Faculty of Biology, last Monday (9/10).