Taiwan Education Center (TEC) in collaboration with Lambung Mangkurat University (ULM) held an agenda for the education exhibition entitled Taiwan Higher Education Fair 2019 which took place at the Emerald Ballroom, Mercure Hotel, Banjarmasin. Two days ago, they (TEC) also held the same agenda in Bandung, and today is in Banjarmasin. Today’s agenda was attended by many students that come from various senior high school and universities in Banjarmasin and others area from South Kalimantan, such as Amuntai and Tanah Laut.
Rector of Lambung Mangkurat University, Prof. Sutarto Hadi is very welcomed this collaboration with several universities in Taiwan. There’re 12 Universities in Taiwan joining this education exhibition. Rector said that “the education system in Taiwan can be said to be the best in Asia and even the world. Therefore, we want to study with universities in Taiwan so that ULM can be a leading and competitive university “.
Today, ULM sign 7 Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with universities in Taiwan. Director of the ULM International Office, Dr. Arief Budiman said that the MoU will be effective next year. Currently ULM is exploring a number of faculties and study programs that are in line with the seven universities and further discuss the aspects of financing. “We deliberately collaborate with a number of universities in Taiwan because they are among the top class universities, especially since Taiwan has opened many scholarship opportunities for lecturers and students,” said Arif.