The Rector gave awards to international outstanding lecturers Muhammad Iqbal, Ph.D. (Photo: Humas)
BANJARBARU – The celebration of the 58th anniversary of Antasari State Islamic University was full of awards, in appreciation of the outstanding and dedicated academic community throughout 2022.
Among them is Muhammad Iqbal, Ph.D., a young doctor who graduated from the University of Lille France, whose dissertation was published this year by a well-known global company in the form of a book entitled “Arsyad al-Banjari’s Insights on Parallel Reasoning and Dialectic in Law: The Development of Islamic Argumentation Theory in The 18th Century in Southeast Asia”.
Not to mention 20 other students with national achievements, including 6 alumni who were given awards by UIN Antasari leadership, during the 74th Bachelor Graduation Ceremony, as well as the 44th Masters and Doctoral Graduations, at the Multipurpose Building Campus 2, Wednesday (24/11) .
“If we look at the achievements of our students and alumni that we have just witnessed, the superior slogan is not only in words, not only in writing, not only in speeches, it is not also superior in the sense of being good at the cage, but it is proven by all of our friends. become superior at the national and even international level, “said Rector Prof. Dr. H. Mujiburrahman, MA in his speech.
As you know, UIN Antasari has a vision of “Excellence and Morals”, in which various programs have been implemented, so that students have adequate skills, accompanied by qualified character, to be able to provide many benefits to society.
“Apart from that, in accordance with the strategic plan, I would like to say that from 2022 onwards, we will again open new study programs, be it general or religious study programs. Of course we will consider the capacity of the room, the availability of lecturers, and the demands (needs) of the community. We will conduct a survey of what is currently needed to be able to enter the world of work, so that they can be useful in the life of society in the future,” explained the doctoral graduate of Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
On this occasion, 800 participants were also inaugurated, of which 40.25% won the title of Commendation, with a cumulative grade point average of almost 4.
“We, as university leaders as well as representing educators, provide you with sufficient provisions, God willing. This is the time for you to prove to the environment in which you are located, that you are able to work professionally, have integrity, have strong character, and still adhere to Islamic religious values. Farewell, graduates, we are sure that success will be with you,” concluded the Vice Rector for Academic and Institutional Affairs, Dr. Hj. Nida Mufidah, M.Pd. when submitting the Rector’s report.
This activity is also the first full operation of 3 large videotrons on Campus 2, which contains magnificent buildings, to support the quality of lectures, in producing the best graduates.