The Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang, on Thursday, February 24, 2022, held the 41st Yudisium event for the 2021/2022 academic year. A total of 16 (sixteen) students, consisting of 8 (eight) electrical engineering study programs, 5 (five) chemical engineering study programs and 3 (three) civil engineering study programs, have been inaugurated as graduates on this special day.
The 41st graduation ceremony and undergraduate inauguration were held in the H. Usman Majid Hall, 5th Floor, PGRI Palembang University Library Building, led directly by the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, PGRI Palembang University Adiguna, ST, M.Si, attended by the Chairperson of YPLP PT PGRI in this case represented by the vice chairman Drs. H. Lukman Haris, M.Sc., Rector of the University of PGRI Palembang, Mr. Dr. H. Bukman Lian, M.M., M.Sc., CiQar., Deputy Chancellors I and II Dr. Yasir Arafat, S.E., M.M., representative of the Dean of FKIP, Plt. Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business, Dean of the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Affairs, representatives of the Dean of the Faculty of Saint and Technology, Head of Libraries, Head of BPAAM, leadership ranks at the Faculty of Engineering, including Vice Deans, Head of Study Programs, permanent lecturers, all education staff and students. This Judisium activity was carried out while still implementing strict health protocols such as: the use of masks, washing hands, maintaining distance and before entering the room it was mandatory to measure body temperature.
At this graduation, there were 2 (two) students with honors with honors/cumlaude. The student with the highest Grade Point Average (GPA) was obtained by Jaya Saputra from the electrical engineering study program with a GPA of 3.75 with the thesis title “Design of Automatic Gate Control using Arduino Uno-Based Fingerprint Sensor” with supervisor Abdul Aziz, S.T., M.T. and Nita Nurdiana S.T., M.T. and Dicky Wahyudi with a GPA of 3.70 with the thesis title “Overview of the Network System in Beringin Agung Village, Muara Sugihan Banyuasin district” under direct supervision by the Dean Adiguna, S.T., M.Si. and Herri Purwanto S.T., MT.
In his speech, the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Mr. Adiguna, ST., M.Sc. Congratulations to the graduation participants of the Faculty of Engineering and Dharma Bakti, you have been awaited by your family and society as well as the state and thank you to your parents who have entrusted you to us. “The Faculty of Engineering in carrying out research for students and lecturers still prioritizes local wisdom and the potential of the area of origin. Hopefully the existing research can be applied to the community. Hopefully the Faculty of Engineering can contribute. We hope for the judiciary that the research and the results that have been achieved can be followed up with the relevant agencies, so that the research is useful,” said Adiguna.
Chancellor Dr. H. Bukman Lian, M.M., M.Sc., CiQar., in his speech said, the Faculty of Engineering today showed results in managing, so that it was able to produce new graduates. It is time for the Faculty of Engineering to have superior products in the field of research that must be developed and patented. ” Leave the things that are not good and keep the name of the alma mater . We hope that the Faculty of Engineering will become a leading faculty in the field of research and the Faculty of Engineering will become a faculty that is liked, admired and known by the public”.
Meanwhile Drs. H. Lukman Haris, M.Sc., in his speech said, so that the alumni can take part and make the engineering faculty proud in the outside world, congratulations and success to the alumni. “Hopefully the judiciary will be able to create business opportunities and be able to manage the business well so that they can help their parents and themselves. Always be grateful with all the circumstances and don’t forget to be grateful:”