The Faculty of Dental Medicine (FKG) of Airlangga University has just been accredited with ASIIN (Accreditation Agency for Degree Programs in Engineering, Informatics / Computer Science, the Natural Science and Mathematics). The accreditation is valid from this month until 2024.ASIIN is proof that quality assurance has been going well at FKG UNAIR. All academicians are accustomed to a neatly structured system and accustomed to performance that is measured by international standards.ASIIN accreditation is the last award after national and Asian accreditation. Previously in 2018 FKG UNAIR received ASEAN University Network – Quality Assessment (AUN-QA) certification.
Dean of FKG UNAIR Dr. R. Darmawan Setijanto, drg., M. Kes., Said that his party and the team have carried out quality assurance within the faculty. FKG UNAIR has A accreditation in ten study programs from eleven study programs. Accreditation obtained is inseparable from the management structure in the faculty.
“After accreditation in national and Asia, now is the time to show itself in Europe,” he said.
FKG UNAIR received ASIIN accreditation from an assessment from a German assessor. The focus of this accreditation is also more on the bachelor’s degree. The results obtained are also full accredicate without any repair requirements.
The Dean of FKG UNAIR also added that the accreditation obtained indicates that academics of FKG UNAIR are familiar with a structured system. With a structured system, there is a measure of assessment of the work. The services provided to students and teaching staff have been carried out well.”What we have planned must be done on time,” he said.Sustainable human resource development can be measured by existing assessments. PDCA (Plan, Do, Check, Action) system can be implemented after obtaining ASIIN accreditation.The PDCA system implemented by FKG UNAIR indicates the readiness to develop human resources in a sustainable manner. The impact of the system will also facilitate the lecture process, especially the systematic lecture schedule.Action points are emphasized after obtaining ASIIN accreditation in the hope of being able to become work evaluation materials. Forms of reports such as portfolios greatly assist the work process in FKG UNAIR.Competence in lectures after an exam doesn’t just stop. Application actions from science can also be measured by how learning can be achieved.