Sempro or seminar proposals become an inseparable part of the process of preparing theses, theses, and dissertations. The scientific work is a mandatory requirement for completing lectures, so it must be prepared properly and correctly. What is meant by sempro is the submission of a research plan that is presented to the supervisor and examiner for evaluation. The aim is to assist students in preparing thesis so that the research direction is correct, identify research topics, formulate hypotheses, understand research background, develop or adapt appropriate methods.
The Faculty of Engineering, Electrical Engineering Study Program, Universitas PGRI Palembang, on Wednesday (8/03/2022) the even semester of the academic year 2021/2022 held a Thesis Proposal Seminar which was held in the Lecturer Room of the Faculty of Engineering, Building D, 1st Floor, Universitas PGRI Palembang.
The thesis proposal seminar was attended by 6 (six) participants, namely: 1. Izzul Fazlul Alam, 2. Firmansyah, 3. Arif Sutrisno, 4. Muhammad Rijaluddin Tahfiz, 5. Megis Saputra, 6. Ditiya Prima Saputra. With examiners consisting of: 1. Emidiana, S.T., M.T., 2. Nita Nurdiana, S.T., M.T., 3. Yudi Irwansi, S.T., M.T
he selection committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang for the 2022-2025 term of service began the series of Dean elections by holding a committee coordination meeting on Friday (04/03/2022) at the FT Hall, 1st floor of building D, PGRI Palembang University.
The meeting was attended and chaired by the Deputy Dean of FT Aan Sefentry, S.T., M.T., Head of the Committee Sri Mulyati, S.T., M.Pd and the entire Dean selection committee. During the meeting, it was agreed that the schedule for a series of activities to be carried out in the Dean election was agreed, including: o Announcement of registration of candidates for dean o Selection of candidates for dean o Selection and Announcement of Dean candidates o Dean candidate presentation/exposure o Candidate selection o Nomination of selected candidates
It is hoped that with the initial meeting of the selection committee for the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, they can synergize with each other in carrying out their respective duties so that all stages of the selection can be carried out according to a predetermined schedule.
The Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang on Tuesday (01/03/2022), participated in the signing of the Cooperation Agreement between the Language Development and Development Agency with five universities in South Sumatra and the Public Lecture on Language with the theme “Avoiding Plagiarism by Knowing Forensic Language” .
The event which was held in the H. Aidil Fitrisyah Hall on the 5th floor of the Business and Science Center Building was attended by the Head of the Language Development and Development Agency of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology, Prof. E. Aminudin Aziz. M.A., Ph.D., Chair of YPLP PT-PGRI South Sumatra Province Dr. Hj. Meilia Rosani, S.H., M.H., Chancellor of the University of PGRI Palembang, Dr. H. Bukman Lian,. MM, M.Si, Chancellor of Bina Darma University represented by Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Alumni and Cooperation H. Hendri Zainudin, S.Ag., SH, M.Sc., University Chancellor Nurul Huda H. Imam Rodin, M.Pd. , Chancellor of the University of Baturaja Ir. Hj. Lindawati, M.T., Rector of Tridinanti University Dr., Ir., Hj., Manisah, M.P., Vice Chancellor I and II Dr. Yasir Arafat, M.M., Deputy Chancellor III Assoc. Prof. Drs. Sukardi, M.Pd., officials at the University of PGRI Palembang and invited guests.
Appearing as a resource at a public lecture of national experts in the field of language Prof. E. Aminudin Aziz. M.A., Ph.D (Head of Language Development and Development Agency of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology) by presenting the material “Avoiding Plagiarism by Knowing Forensic Language”.
Athlete from the Faculty of Engineering, Chemical Engineering Study Program, Ary Wicakhyanto, who represented the University of PGRI Palembang, made his achievements. This time, they brought the 3rd place winner of the “Male Class I Competition” in the Pencak silat sport in the Regional Student Sports Week (POMDA) at the South Sumatra level which was held at UIN Raden Fatah Palembang.
The XVII POMDA which was held at the Academic Center of UIN Raden Fatah Palembang on 19 s.d. 21 June 20 was attended by at least 21 universities in South Sumatra. The POMDA itself was held with the aim of preparing athletes to go to POMNAS in November 2022 in West Sumatra.
Behind the achievements that are often inscribed, of course, cannot be separated from their enthusiasm and hard work (athletes and team officials) to always provide the best for the institution, in this case the University of PGRI Palembang (UPGRIP). In the future, hopefully the UPGRIP pencak silat athletes will be more successful and can make the name of the institution proud on the national and international stage.
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:”
As a first step in entering the Even Semester of the 2021/2022 Academic Year which will start on Tuesday, March 2, 2022, the Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang held a lecturer meeting on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. The meeting was held in the Hall of the Faculty of Engineering, 1st floor of Building D, University PGRI Palembang is a routine agenda that is held every time entering a new semester. All lecturers are required to attend this meeting. This lecturer meeting was chaired and opened directly by the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Mr. Adiguna, ST., M.Sc., the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Mr. Aan Sefentry, ST., MT, all Heads of Study Programs and Permanent Lecturers of the Foundation (DTY) from three Study Programs, Head of the Division . TU, Finance and Personnel, Heads of Subdivisions and managers of the Faculty of Engineering.
The agenda carried out in the meeting was the discussion of lecture preparation, such as: preparation of limited face-to-face learning and class schedules and academic calendars, preparation for accreditation of chemical and civil study programs, preparation for the implementation of student thesis writing workshops, use of SISFO for all lecturers, plans for opening employee class, Community Service (PPM), Journal and Lecturer Performance Burden (BKD),
The Dean in his speech emphasized that “there needs to be a change for the better, both in the fields of teaching, research and service, every lecturer and student can access the documents that have been provided on the faculty web to be used to support lecture activities”. The Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang is committed to providing the best service through the Tri Dharma College activities including education and teaching, research and development and community service.
The Faculty of Engineering is currently using the Online Academic Information System (SISFO) to provide convenience to users (lecturers and students) in online campus academic administration activities such as making class schedules, filling out study plan cards (KRS), paying Student Tuition Fees (UKM). ), filling in grades, processing data for lecturers and students and so on using only mobile phones. This system can also function as a support for data analysis in determining campus decisions.
The Senate is the highest normative and representative body within the University of PGRI Palembang. As a normative body, the senate has the authority to formulate or determine policies, regulations, and provisions that are binding on other bodies in charge of implementing these stipulations at the University and/or Faculty level within the University of PGRI Palembang.
Considering the importance of the authority of the senate, the Faculty of Engineering held the selection of the Candidate for the Fantar Time Senate in the field of Faculty of Permanent Lecturers for the Study Program period 2018-2022 on Monday (21/02/2022) located in the Hall of the Faculty of Engineering on the 1st floor of Building D, PGRI University Palembang. Attended by 24 people consisting of the Dean, Deputy Dean, Head of Study Programs and Lecturers in the Faculty of Engineering as well as the Chair and Secretary of the selection committee.
The event started with an accountability report from the head of the election committee Sri Mulyati, S.T., M.Pd, then continued with remarks from the Dean of the Adiguna Engineering Faculty, S.T., M.T providing an explanation of the mechanism or stages to be carried out in the interim election of senate officials. “Senate candidates who are selected must meet the criteria and hopefully the election goes according to the statutes that have been set.
After a short break, the event continued with the reading of the election rules which were read by the Secretary of the election committee, Endang Kurniawan S.T. Then the next meeting for the selection of members of the Interim Official Senate (PAW) while the PAW members who were elected to represent the Electrical and Chemical Study Program were Nita Nurdiana, S.T., M.T and Rully Masriatini, S.T., M.T.
The event closed with the signing of the minutes of the election results and a group photo.
Following up the Merdeka Learning program – Merdeka Campus, PGRI Palembang University visited PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk as a state-owned company. Friendship Visits with PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk in the framework of this Cooperation Audience was held on Tuesday (15/01/2022) in the Learning Academy Leadership Room of PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk.
This activity was attended by Adiguna, S.T., M.Si as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Head of Learning Academy Mr. Safaruddin.
Adiguna, S.T., M.Si expressed his gratitude to PT. Semen Baturaja, “We are very grateful to PT. Semen Baturaja who has been willing to provide internship opportunities for UPGRIP students. We also hope that later on, interns will be able to adapt and explore information and real work experience at PT. Baturaja Cement. In the Independent Learning-Independent Campus program, one of the programs that is most emphasized is student internships that can be taken outside the study program. This program provides opportunities for students to take learning activities outside the study program for three semesters as well as opening up opportunities for students to do internships in the existing Industrial World Business World (DUDI). On this basis, it would be better if UPGRIP could cooperate with PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk so that later our students can do work practices or internships, while the proposed collaboration is related to the Tri Dharma of Higher Education such as education, research, and community service.” he explained.
After hearing this explanation, PT. Semen Baturaja welcomes with open arms the purpose of UPGRIP’s arrival to establish cooperation. PT. Semen Baturaja fully supports the Independent Learning-Independent Campus program from the Ministry of Education and Culture by stating that it is willing to accept UPGRIP students. Safaruddin as the Leader of Learning Academy said, “We from PT. Semen Baturaja is ready to provide this learning platform for UPGRIP students as a form of apprenticeship outside the UPGRIP Campus which is part of the Merdeka Campus – Merdeka Learning program. Not only learning, we will also provide real work experience so that later we are able to adapt in the realworld of work.”
The Senate Meeting of the Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang was held on Wednesday (9/2/2022) at the Hall of the Faculty of Engineering, 1st floor of Building D, Universitas PGRI Palembang, attended and led by the Chairperson of the Senate of the Faculty of Engineering Adiguna, ST, M.Si and all members of the Senate. There are two main agendas discussed in this Senate meeting. The first discusses the Determination of the Dean Election Committee. Second, the determination of the schedule and procedure for selecting the dean.
On Thursday, February 3, 2022, the Electrical Engineering Study Program, Faculty of Engineering, University of PGRI Palembang and SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih established a collaboration that was stated in a memorandum of agreement or Memorandum of Agreement (MoA). Located in the Hall of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih, the Head of the Electrical Engineering Study Program Emidiana, S.T., M.T and Hj. Siti Dahlia, S.Pd., M.Si as the Principal of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih has signed a memorandum of understanding between the two parties. In addition to the MoA on this occasion, the Electrical Engineering Study Program carried out Community Service (PPM).
The MoA event was attended by the leadership, managers and students of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih, lecturers of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of PGRI Palembang. In his speech Hj. Siti Dahlia, S.Pd., M.Si expressed her highest appreciation to the University of PGRI Palembang, especially the Electrical Engineering Study Program, Faculty of Engineering for the implementation of this memorandum of understanding. “This is a good opportunity for us and it is hoped that SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih can synergize well with the Electrical Engineering Study Program in improving learning, research and service. Hopefully with the MoA we can all benefit.” Meanwhile, Emidiana, S.T., M.T as the Head of the Electrical Engineering Study Program said, after the MoA the Electrical Engineering Study Program will be ready to help provide learning to students to improve the quality of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih students.” The Electrical Engineering Study Program will provide assistance to SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih, both regarding existing facilities and the required experts according to the agreement”. After the signing of the MoA, the event continued with the implementation of Community Service (PPM) of the Electrical Engineering Study Program, Faculty of Engineering with the theme of the Workshop on Introduction to Safe Home Electrical Installations According to PUIL Standards.
In carrying out household-scale electrical installations, we must not be careless, sometimes people do electrical installations that are not in accordance with the standards set by PLN. For example, in connecting electrical installations, people often just connect, namely using the type of cable that is not in accordance with the amount of electric current delivered by the cable, the use of sockets that are piled up, causing excessive heat and can melt the insulator from the socket even up to cause a fire. Therefore, the Electrical Engineering Study Program, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas PGRI Palembang wants to provide students with knowledge about electrical installations according to the standards set by the government.
Led by the Head of Electrical Engineering Study Program Emidiana, S.T., M.T with members: 1. Ir. Saleh Al Amin, MT, 2. Nita Nurdiana, ST., MT, 3. Irine Kartika P, ST, MT, 4. Abdul Aziz, ST., MT, 5. Yudi Irwansi, ST, MT, 6. Nurse ST, MT provides explanations to teachers, managers and students of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih about the types, forms and uses of electrical-related tools. Then the Lecturer of the Electrical Engineering Study Program also provides knowledge and practice regarding the procedure for installing electrical equipment, providing an explanation of good and correct electricity usage as well as good and safe household-scale electrical installation procedures so as not to cause a fire hazard in accordance with the standards of the General Installation Regulations Electricity.
The purpose of this PPM activity is to provide knowledge and skills for the community, especially students and managers of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih in making simple safe electrical network installations and providing knowledge about ways to save electricity use. Community Service Activities were closed with discussions and filling out questionnaires by students of SMA Negeri 8 Prabumulih.