Dr. H. Ahmad Amarullah, M.Pd. reappointed as the Rector of Universitas Muhammadiyah Tangerang and officially inaugurated in UM Tangerang Auditorium, Monday (11/10). In his speech, Ahmad Amarullah determined to keep struggle in developing the universities by the optimal efforts and attempts.
For Ahmad, the reappointment was a form of belief from Muhammadiyah to realize the smart work, sincere work, comprehensive work, and hard work. As he leads, he also had strong willpower can create graduates which have high competitiveness so that be ready to compete in the industrial world. “We targeted to increase the study programs in undergraduate and graduate programs. Certainly, the programs will result in the graduates’ readiness towards the industrial world. I assumed the community will conclude, then we will be acknowledged by the society with the students’ quantity in the pandemic,” he said.
The Vice Mayor of Tangerang, H. Sachrudin, who also presented at the inauguration gave the Rector message to bring UM Tangerang to be a university full of innovation and advantage to all academia and Tangerang citizens in general. “By the contributions, many advantages for the community, especially to move forward in this situation,” Sachrudin said. He also hoped that amanah (trust) which Rector had can promote the education world in Tangerang city,” he said.