Walailak University and Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Indonesia Signing an online MoU through Zoom aiming to develop academics together.
On October 29, 2021, Prof. Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, President of Walailak University and Prof. Dr. Sumaryanto, M.Kes., AIFO, President of Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY), Indonesia. Jointly signed a Memorandum of Understanding between Walailak University and Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY) to jointly develop academic works of both institutions. With the management team The faculty of both parties witnessed. Online via Zoom Meeting system.
On this occasion, Prof. Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, President of Walailak University expressed his gratitude to Mr. Fakhli Sulaiman, Indonesian Consul in Songkhla Province that helps and supports Walailak University in academic cooperation with various universities in Indonesia for more than 5 years and mentioned that this cooperation will jointly develop research, academic, exchange of teachers and students And in the future there will be agreements for cooperation in other areas add more too.
“Walailak University has a good relationship with Indonesia, especially in education. Students from Indonesia come to study at Walailak University, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. And in the future, it is expected that more Thai students will go to university in Indonesia.” Prof. Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong said.
However, such agreement The School of Political Science and Law has initiated activities for teaching Thai language. To 34 UNY students, conducting one-month online instruction from August to September 2021, then the signing of an MOU will be followed, and a range of academic activities will be developed jointly, such as teacher exchange and students, research, training and organizing meetings in a manner International Conference as well.
Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta was established in 1964. It is Indonesia’s leading university in the field of Educational Sciences and Teacher Education, Faculty of Education, teaching in 7 faculties. 1 Graduate School consists of Faculty of Education, Faculty of Languages and Arts, Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Faculty of Social Science, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Sport Science and Faculty of Economics. One of the main missions of the university is 1,131 research studies and 9 research studies received intellectual property rights in 2012, 7 of which are national and 2 are international. In terms of university rankings, UNY is ranked 501-550 in 2021 by the QS Asia Rankings and has 2022 status as Reporter by THE World University Rankings, for THE Impact Rankings 1001+ in 2021.