Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business Airlangga University get a visit Student Inbound from Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) Malaysia. Student Inbound was held on May 2 to May 14, 2018. This activity was followed by twenty students from UTP, accompanied by two lecturers namely Dr. Ahmad Sobri bin Hashim and Dr. Muhammad Pisol bin Mohd.
The first day begins with the activities of getting acquainted with UTP students and Economics Development students and the introduction of the campus of Faculty of Economics and Business Airlangga University and Campus C. The next activity is the activity of city tour around Surabaya. UTP students also visited cooperatives in East Java. The cooperative visited is INTAKO (Bag and Luggage Industry) located in Tanggulangin, Sidoarjo, East Java. After arriving at the destination, UTP students first look at handicraft products such as bags and suitcases at INTAKO which are beautiful and unique.
After that came the introduction of how the history of INTAKO, the current INTAKO condition, how the distribution of INTAKO products, and the state of UMKM in Tanggulangain, Sidoarjo. The event was closed by giving souvenir from Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia to INTAKO party. Hopefully with this event, cooperatives and SMEs in Indonesia, especially INTAKO can grow. UTP students also make a tour to Bromo, Probolinggo.
A symposium was held in which the two universities presented each other with remarkable results. All selected presenter from Airlangga University is an outstanding student. Among them are the Losepocket Team who won gold medal in the National Student Scientific Week (PIMNAS) 2017, Aldi-Syekha who won 2nd place in Innovator Essay Competition 2018 in Pekanbaru, then Fawaied-Kamilia who did not bear the first position as champion in Liga Student of Economics 2018, after which there Sangkar Sandi presented his work which was brought in Bangkok International Student Conference 2017, in Thailand, and no less proud than BEM FEB UNAIR which will soon release online business web that is taktuku.com. They are able to win championships and conferences from various institutions, and even able to make their own work to be proud of in symposium with students of Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia.
As a beginning in closing ceremony, all students are listening to the material from Dr. Muhammad Pisol bin Mohd, senior lecturer of Humanities and Management Department, Petronas Technology University, which adds insight to UNAIR students. Exquisite performan nan memorable has been prepared by UNAIR and UTP students for inagurasi. Musical dramas and videos from UTP students are able to bring the students to UNAIR. Similarly, the performance of UNAIR students is Saman Dance that requires compactness and Poco-Poco which mamu attract UTP students to dance together. After the hospitality, then the peak of the event begins, the inauguration of UNAIR students to UTP with singing, giving yellow roses, and gift exchange as a sign of friendship.
Link video Inbound UTP : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IR8RQSPDAqU&feature=youtu.be