216 students of SMA Negeri 02 Ungaran visited the Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta (UMS), Wednesday (02/12/2020). They were welcomed at Siti Walidah Main Building by the Head of UMS Public Relations Section, Budi Santoso, M.Si, the Head of Promotion Sub Division (Kasubag), Maryadi and Anas Syahirul A representing UMS.
They came with white student uniforms. One of the teachers from SMA N 02 Ungaran, Dra. Winggar Reniwati, M.Si said that she was grateful for being welcomed by UMS.
"We represent the school to thank UMS staffs who welcomed us so well. Most of our students want to continue to a higher level of college. They also do not want to get married. So we ask for guidance and help to UMS to guide them," she added.
Budi Santoso, M.Si, as the Head of UMS Public Relations welcomed the group from SMA N 02 Ungaran. He said that their visit was a good choice. "Because the blue campus was only two days ago received the title as the number one private university in Indonesia by UniRank. So students here do not need to hesitate to continue their study in UMS," he said.
Budi Santoso also explained how to get into UMS and the existing facilities. "UMS campus is accredited A and every year we accept approximately 9,000 students including international students from various countries in Indonesia, including Thailand, Africa, Taiwan, Palestine, Sudan, America and countries in Europe. So you don't need to worry anymore about our quality "Even if you are willing, we can collaborate by holding a UMS register test at SMA N 02 Ungaran," Budi said.
"More than 50% of the teaching faculty here have a doctorate degree. Then the accreditation of study programs in UMS is almost all A, the rest is B. So, teachers don't need to worry when recommending students to join as part of UMS," he explained. (Bangkit N / PR)