Wednesday (15/8) FMIPA UI held an Introduction to the Faculty Academic System in order to welcome new students in 2018. This year FMIPA UI received as many as 1,198 new undergraduate students.
The activity which is an annual agenda in all faculties in the UI environment lasts until August 18, 2018 with the theme “Discover What You Are”.
The theme is intended for New Students of FMIPA UI to be able to understand the importance of being a Student that is useful for the nation, country, and even the world.
The event was officially opened by Dr. rer. nat. Abdul Haris as Dean of FMIPA UI at the Multidisciplinary Research Laboratory Building FMIPA UI – PT. Pertamina (Persero). In front of his new students, he introduced all of his staff, ranging from vice deans, managers, coordinators, chairmen of departments and study programs.
In his remarks Haris congratulated the new students. Because according to him to be accepted as a student of FMIPA UI must go through a very strict selection and competition.
“Already received at the UI FMIPA, you have to be grateful, because you have gone through tough competition until you are accepted here”. He said.
So, continued Haris, it should be grateful for the diligence and seriousness in studying at the UI Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.
To his new students, he also assured that studying at FMIPA UI provided a very broad future opportunity with the basic knowledge that was provided to them.
“FMIPA UI equips you with basic science, you must be able to develop it into technology in the future. “There is no technology that was born without science as its origin.” Said Haris.