History

History

The establishment of Department of Agro-Industrial (AIT) Technology began from the opening of the study interest under the Department of Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture in 1983. A year later in 1984, The study Interest of Agro-Industrial Technology was included in the UMPTN list (selection of new student admissions). Also in 1984, the status of Agro-Industrial Technology was changed to a study program, although the stipulation as Study Program of Agro-Industrial Technology was only on April 1, 1998 with the issuance of the Decree of the Director General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education and Culture Number: 103/DIKTI/Kep/1998.

On January 26, 1998, the Faculty of Agricultural Technology (FAT), Universitas Brawijaya was officially established, with the Decree of the Minister of Education and Culture Number: 012a/O/1998. Since then, Study program of Agro-Industrial Technology has changed its status to become part of FAT from what was originally under Faculty of Agriculture. After the establishment of this FAT, Studi Program of Agro-Industrial Technology then changed its status to Department of Agro-Industrial Technology.

The Department of Agro-Industrial Technology started to open the Master Program (S2) of Agro-Industrial Technology in 2007. The operational permit for the Master Program is stated in the Decree of Dirjen Dikti Depdikbud number: 1504/D/T/2007.

At the doctoral level, the Doctoral Program (S3) of Agro-Industrial Technology obtains a standing permit based on SK No. 234/SK/2010 dated 6 August 2010. At that time, the Doctoral Program of Agro-Industrial Technology was one of the Study interest under the Doctoral Program of Agricultural Sciences Faculty of Agriculture. The Doctoral Program of Agro-Industrial Technology officially began to be under the auspices of the Department of Agro-Industrial Technology starting in 2013 with the Decree of the Minister of Education and Culture Number: 420/E/O/2013.

All study programs at the Department of Agro-Industrial Technology have received accreditation from the National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT) with an “A” grade.  The Undergraduate Program of Agro-Industrial Technology received “A” accreditation since 2007, Master Program of Agro-Industrial Technology received “A” accreditation since 2016, and Doctoral Program Agro-Industrial Technology Accredited “A” since 2020.

In addition to national certification through BAN-PT, study program of Agro-Industrial Technology has also been certified at the ASEAN regional level by the Asean University Network – Quality Assurance (AUN-QA) since 2016.

1983

Study interest Agro-Industrial Technology (AIT) was opened under the Department of Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture.

1983

1984

  • Study interest AIT becomes a Study Program.
  • AIT included in the UMPTN list.
1984

1998

The Faculty of Agricultural Technology (FAT) was born. AIT became one of the study program under FAT.

1998

2007

  • Undergraduate Academic Program accredited “A” from BAN-PT.
  • Master Program is open.
2007

2013

Doctoral Program is open.
2013

2016

  • Master Program accredited “A” from BAN-PT.
  • Undergraduate Academic Program received a certificate from the Asean University Network – Quality Assurance (AUN-QA).
2016

2018

Undergraduate Program accredited “A” from BAN-PT.
2018

2020

Doctoral Program accredited “A” from BAN-PT.
2020

2021

Master Program accredited “UNGGUL” from BAN-PT.
2021
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Department of Agro-Industrial Technology

Faculty of Agriculture Technology

Universitas Brawijaya

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