08 Oct 2019

The Second Site Visit of ABEST21 Certification for Master of Management Study Program

The reviewers of ABEST21 (The Alliance on Business Education and Scholarship for Tomorrow, 21st Century Organization) that consist of Fumio Itoh, PhD (President of ABEST21), Dr. Gancar Candra P (Airlangga University), and Fathyah Hashim (Universiti Sains Malaysia), conducted a site visit for a re-accreditation of the Master of Management Study Program FEB UNS, on Thursday, September 26th, 2019. During the visit, the reviewers comprehensively conduct an interview with the Deanery of FEB UNS, study program management, faculty member, and the students of MM FEB UNS.

This was a second visit, after the first one is conducted in September 2016. The previous visit from ABEST21 reviewers team includes Fumio Itoh, Ph.D (President ABEST21), Dr.Suharnomo (Universitas Diponegoro, Indonesia), Dr. Sahid Susilo Nugroho (Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia), Dr. Ming-Yu Cheng (Faculty of Accountancy & Management, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia), Dr. Fathyah Hashim (Graduate School of Business, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia). The study program had previously succeeded to be the first study program in Universitas Sebelas Maret, that earn an international accreditation, after through a long accreditation process for 3 years.

ABEST21 is a certification organization centred in Tokyo, Japan, that use a continuous improvement in their accreditation process. After a program is granted a certification from ABEST21, they should submit a Kaizen Report every year to report on the improvement that has been made.