The Rector of Diponegoro University (Undip) officially inaugurated Undip officials on Thursday (30/12), at 02:00 PM in the Hall of the SA-MWA building, Undip Tembalang Campus. The inauguration ceremony was attended by the Chair of Academic Senate, Undip Rector, Vice Rectors, and Deans of Faculties and Schools at Undip.

The inauguration ceremony was based on the Decree of the Rector of Diponegoro University Number 5851/UN7.P/KP/2021, Number 5856/UN7.P/KP/2021, and Number 5859/UN7.P/KP/2021 regarding Dismissal and Appointment of the Vice Rector, Chair and Secretary of the Study Programs at Diponegoro University.

Undip officials who are inaugurated will later occupy several positions, namely Vice Rector I for Academic and Student Affairs, Vice Rector III for Communication and Business, Head of Law Doctoral Study Program, Secretary of Law Doctoral Study Program, and Head of Public Administration Undergraduate Study Program of PSDKU Undip.

The newly appointed officials were Prof. Faisal, S.E., M.Sc., Ph.D. as Vice Rector I for Academic and Student Affairs; Prof. Budi Setiyono, S.Sos., M.Pol.Admin., PhD. as Vice Rector III for Communication and Business; Dr. Sukirno, S.H., M.Sc., as Head of Law Doctoral Study Program; Dr. Nabitatus Sa’adah, S.H., M.H. as Secretary of Law Doctoral Study Program; and Drs. R. Slamet Santoso, M.Sc. as Head of Public Administration Undergraduate Study Program of PSDKU Undip.

Furthermore, accompanied by clergy, the officials were sworn in before the Undip Rector. Taking the oath of officials was carried out according to the religious beliefs of each person.

Undip Rector, Prof. Dr. Yos Johan Utama, S.H., M.Hum., in his speech expressed his congratulations to the inaugurated officials. “I congratulate the officials who have been sworn in and have taken the oath,” he said.

In addition, Prof. Yos advised the officials who have been appointed to maintain the mandate that has been given, because the mandate is a responsibility to the homeland, nation and state.

“The given position is a mandate and there are responsibilities in it. The responsibilities are not to ourselves but the responsibilities to the homeland, the nation, and the country, especially to the Diponegoro University,” explained Prof. Yos.

Furthermore, these inaugurated officials are expected to continue to improve Undip’s progress and improve the welfare of its employees, so that they can give a legacy for the next generation.

“Preparing a legacy for the next generation of leadership, namely the condition of Undip which is ready, established, independent and prosperous. In addition to university ranking, the indicators that show the advancement of Undip is the welfare of its employees,” added Prof. Yos. (Dhany – Public Relations)