Community Engagement or Pengabdian Masyarakat is the program to fulfill the third mission of university in Indonesia designed to disseminate and transfer knowledge to society. This event is obligatory and is held twice in an academic year. The Department of Information Technology is very eager to run the program aiming to transfer knowledge and to improve the society’s IT literacy.We collaborate with public and private stakeholders. Since 2002, we have cooperated with partners from Government, NGOs, schools and Small and Medium Enterprises. The program has been successful indicated by high appreciation from stakeholders. Our portfolios are as follows:

  • 2013 – “The role of Information Technology in the Society ” Training of Computer Assembly for Students in Koto Tangah”. Funded by  ITP
  • 2013 – “Using Information Technology, Making the Digital Generation” Training of Microsoft Word and Excel for Students in Koto Tangah”. Funded by ITP.
  • 2014 – Challenges for Future Technology in Panti Saiyo Koto Tangah Padang
  • 2014 – PHP Training From Beginner to Expert in SMKN 3 Pariaman
  • 2015 – Training Microsoft Office for leveraging Teacher Qualification in Pariaman
  • 2016 – Training Arduino basic programming in SMKN 4 Padang
  • 2016 – Science and Technology for Society in Padang
  • 2017 – Mikrotik Training and Computer Network