Universitas Muhammadiyah Sumatera Barat (UMSB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) on Thursday (12/05). The procession was particularly through the Law Faculty of UMSB, while the second party in MoU and MoA was the Law Faculty of Universitas Muhammadiyah Tangerang (UMT). The Deans from each faculty in the two universities signed the documents at the UMSB Dean’s office for Law Faculty.
The Dean of Law Faculty UMT, Dwi Nur Fauziah Ahmad SH MH explained that the agreement between both parties would have a positive influence because it could lead to an increase in quality standards of both parties. She also mentioned that it has become a demand for the universities, especially Muhammadiyah-Aisyiyah Higher Education Institutions (MHEIs). “We can improve the lecturer and student standardization,” she said, as reported on the UMSB site.
It was in line with the Dean of Law Faculty UMSB, Dr. Wendra Yunaldi SH MH’s vision that was illustrated by The Vice-Dean, Dr. Nurul Rahmayani SH MH’s statement. She highlighted that the Law Faculty UMSB keeps collaborating with various institutions in Indonesia.
Nurul also explained that recently, they were visited by Law Faculty UMT boards, including the Dean, the Chairman of the Law Studies Department, and their team. They agreed to sign the MoU and MoA related to Catur Dharma implementation in Higher Education Institutions and also to conduct a benchmarking study.
“We expect that this collaboration will have follow-up programs soon, through various collaborative programs every semester. So it can improve the accreditation status of the Law Faculty UM Sumatera Barat to be excellent in the following 2025,” she said.