UNM holds 60th Anniversary Ceremony

Makassar State University (UNM) held the 60th Anniversary ceremony held today, Monday, August 2, 2021. Dies Natalis this time carries the theme "One For UNM, Remains Victorious In Challenge". The ceremony was held with health protocols and was carried out online and offline for the prevention of Covid-19.

In his speech, Husain Sham said he was preparing to increase the status of incorporated universities or PTN BH. Currently, UNM is still a PTN Public Service Agency (BLU) based on the Decree of the Minister of Finance Number 321 / KMK. 05/2019 dated April 5, 2019.

"Currently UNM is preparing to ptn incorporated or PTN BH, we already have a team of PTNBH constituents," said Husain Sham in his speech, Monday (2/8/2021).

To realize these targets, UNM will also present the Business Management Agency (BBP), Development Center, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute, and Professional Certification Agency.

The increase in institutional capacity said Husain continues to be boosted, said the former Dean of the Faculty of Engineering.

Prof. Husain explained, during his leadership period, UNM has transformed institutionally with various strategic achievements.

"In 2018 we got juridical certainty with the enactment of the UNM statute through Permenristekdikti number 7 of 2018.

Furthermore, institutional strengthening with the new UNM Organization and Working System (OTK) with the issuance of Permenristekdikti number 15 in 2019.

Where the Research Institute (Lemlit) and the Community Service Institute (LPM) are now joining the Research and Community Service Institute (LP2M).

Some fundamental changes will also be made, namely the Faculty of Economics to the Faculty of Business Economics. The Faculty of Social Sciences became the Faculty of Social Sciences and Law.

"We will also be present at four new study centers," he said.

Namely the fields of gender, research and development of educational sciences, youth and sports development, and the SDGs study center.