At the beginning of 2019, the Rector of Universitas Negeri Padang (UNP), Prof. Ganefri, Ph.D., and other leaders of university visited the Faculty of Languages and Arts (FBS) on Tuesday (January 8). "With this first visit to the FBS, we hoped that it will have an impact on strengthening the management and accountability of the faculty which led by Prof. M Zaim," the Rector of UNP said at the meeting forum with the academic community of FBS.
He hoped that FBS can keep to remain focused in managing management and improving the competitiveness of its faculty. Research and community service activities also need to be improved. "FBS has the opportunity to develop a non-educational study program beside improving the quality of educational study programs," Ganefri said accompanied by the Vices-Rector, Heads of Bureau, and Heads of Institutions within UNP.
In the beginning of the working visit of the Rector to FBS, the Dean of FBS, Muhammad Zaim explained that FBS's work achievement will be continued to improve. He also said thanks to the cooperation of faculty leaders, departments, study programs, senate members, lecturers, and professors within FBS.
Furthermore, Prof. M Zaim said that what was programmed by FBS before were in order to encourage UNP to achieve its vision to become one of the leading universities in Asia. (Public Relations of UNP/Translated by: Shilva Lioni)