President & CEO of GMF AeroAsia Richard Budihadianto and Rector of Sebelas Maret University (UNS) Ravik Karsidi signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on September 9th 2015 in Surakarta. The five years MoU of cooperation signing is related to National Seminar about “Enhancing Manufacturing Sector for Sustainable Development of Our Global Business Network”, held by Industrial Engineering of UNS.
The cooperation between GMF and UNS comprises education and training, research and development, enhancing human resources quality, internship program, and developing education program for AMTO 147.
As one of cooperation form with GMF, Industrial Engineering of UNS has sent their students to internship program for years. In the future, the MoU between GMF and UNS will be enhanced into a cooperation agreement implicated internship program and advanced thematic research based on problem solving methods.
The research is expected to be applied to enhance productivity and efficiency. “The synergy between GMF and UNS can improve the quality of human resources, especially for the development of the MRO industry,” said Deputy Director IV for Planning and Cooperation of UNS, Widodo Muktiyo.