International students of UPI and Telkom University attended the “Joint Seminar on Research Methods in Science, Engineering, Social Sciences and Humanities”, March 11th, 2020 at University Centre meeting room 1st floor.
Besides building partnerships with overseas universities, UPI has also established partnerships with domestic universities, for example conducting joint seminars for international students with local partners. The aim was to increase the knowledge of the International students apart from the field of expertise they have learned on campus.
The seminar was attended by UPI and Telkom University students including international students from BIPA, KNB and Darmasiswa programs. The seminar itself was intended for postgraduate students, but bachelor students’ are also welcomed. The speakers of the seminar were Ahmad Bukhori Muslim, Ph.D. and Fitri Khoerunnisa, S.Pd., M.Si. Ph.D. They were delivering topic regarding Social Science Research and Sciences Engineering.
The seminar discussed about research and how to conduct research, explaining how to decide the most suitable framework, for example; interdisciplinary research, multidisciplinary, and transdisciplinary theoretical framework, whether the research should be pure or applied research, etc. At the end of the seminar, the students were engaged in a Question and Answer session to discuss their research interests. (Writer: Ghina Aulia Saffanah, Editor: Aida Hasanah)