Receiving ISO Certificate 9001:2008, DPPM UMM is Ready to Go International
Author : Humas | Wednesday, February 04, 2015 16:03 WIB
Directorate of Research and Society Service (DPPM) once again received public acknowledgement. This time, the Institution for International Quality Assurance, Nuclear Quality Assurance (NQA) officially declared DPPM UMM receive ISO standard 9001:2008. Director of DPPM UMM, Prof. Dr. Ir. Sujono, M.Kes confirmed this recognition today (4/2).
“By this ISO standard, we will surely go International to cooperate with various research institutions or industries from many countries,” said him.
ISO certificate for DPPM is third precious acknowledgement after receiving two accreditations from Kemenristek through National Committee for Research Development Accreditation (KNAPPP) as well as three-star Independent Cluster from Directorate General of Higher Education.
Vice Directorate DPPM, Dr. Vina Salviana DS explained only few number of universities receive both KNAPPP accreditation and Independent Cluster at once. They are big state universities. “It means UMM is significantly considered in terms of Research and Society Service management throughout Indonesia,” said Vina.
In further explanation, she said that this ISO certificate was achieved through tight standardization processes. Therefore, DPPM UMM is regarded as great institution with high degree of cooperation credibility in both national and international. “It means that DPPM outcome, which is various procedural service, has been International-standardized. All processes and documentations have been qualified,” added her.
DPPM is fourth unit in UMM receiving ISO certificate 9001:2008. Previously, three bureaus have been certified. They are Financial Bureau, General Administration Bureau, and Student Affairs Bureau. (nas/t_stu)